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1 hr ago | UTV
A Co Down fisherman, with the help of a young people's community organisation, has joined in the fight to tackle illegal poaching from Northern Ireland waterways to protect stocks for future generations.
2 hrs ago | UTV
A young Co Down schoolgirl, who nearly died after the handlebar of a bicycle damaged an artery in her leg, has spoken for the first time about her ordeal to UTV.
5 hrs ago | Ballymena Today
Antrim Area Hospital, which caters for the Ballymen area, is once again in the spotlight over performance levels at its Accident and Emergency Unit.
6 hrs ago | UTV
The official trailer for the new movie Fifty Shades of Grey has been released, featuring Co Down actor Jamie Dornan.
7 hrs ago | Belfast Today
Donkeys were auctioned off in Ireland as part of efforts to raise funds during the First World War, century-old public records have shown.
9 hrs ago | Fermanagh Today
Organisers of Northern Ireland's alternative music festival Sunflowerfest, held since 2010 at Tubby's Farm in Hillsborough, have confirmed that Co Down natives The Answer and London electronica group The Orb will headline the fifth annual line-up alongside Mojo Fury, who will perform at the closing night.
Northern Ireland has been basking in beautiful sunshine this week, and BBC News NI readers have been sending us photographs of what they have seen while out and about.
In this week's 'MAIL' we bring you news of a boost for the leisure sector with a new eight screen cinema set for Craigavon next April.
While he was out on his stag night a Lurgan man kicked the passenger door of a vehicle causing damage.
Last week we unveiled the first part of my visit to the set of Dracula Untold , Universal's upcoming retelling of the classic character's origin story.
An 11-year-old girl nearly bled to death after being impaled on her bicycle handlebars, her mother has said.
Pictured at the final Lisburn Entrepreneur's Network event before the summer break in Hillsborough Castle are: Alderman Jim Dillon, Vice-Chair of the Council's Economic Development Committee; Billy Dixon, personal development and motivational speaker; Hazel King, Economic Development Manager, Lisburn City Council; Alderman Allan Ewart, Chairman of ... (more)
Freeman of the City of Lisburn, Bro Ivan Davis, pictured presenting a framed picture of King Billy to Bro Albert Neeley snr., Worshipful Master and Bro Albert Neeley jnr., Deputy Master and members of Lambeg Temperance LOL No 912.
A Pond Park Road lady who was 100 on Tuesday, keeps herself young by reading newspapers every day and is an avid snooker and tennis fan.
A Waringstown man already under a suspended sentence for a drugs offence admitted a further charge last Wednesday at Craigavon Magistrates Court.
A former small business owner, Richelson started ShopKeep in the basement of his own wine store in 2008 after growing frustrated with the unreliability and excessive cost of his point-of-sale system.
Holywood Players are bringing their play 'A Party to Murder' to Newtownabbey's Courtyard Theatre from August 1 to August 2. The play is set at Halloween, when six people have been invited to a Murder Mystery party weekend at a rustic island cottage.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 12:03 pm
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