The Martin brothers know that soft learner boards – foamies – are very buoyant and help beginners to catch waves, but they can be very vulnerable to the elements

Breaking the mould is something that comes naturally to Chris and Ricky Martin. The surf-loving brothers from Portrush might not look like innovators (...)

A screengrab of the home page of the Garvagh Primary School website

A 39-year-old Coleraine man who was part of a four-strong gang who stole home heating oil from a primary school has been jailed for four months.Kenny (...)

Donegal’s Dermot Molloy takes on Derry’s Barry McGoldrick during the visitors’ defeat at Celtic Park. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Presseye/Inpho

Derry 1-16 Donegal 0-8 Donegal look set to be without the services of Anthony Thompson this year – with doubts also still hanging over vetera(...)

Derry Crown Court told Colum Lewis-Canning (55) from Moneyrannel Road in Limavady, took the money from an account owned by a long time personal and professional friend.

The Crown Court in Derry has been told of the demise of the banking career of one of the North-West’s most successful investment bankers who abused hi(...)

Paul Toland  has been sentenced to nine years at Belfast Crown Court.

A father of four has been sentenced to nine years for causing the death of Coleraine pensioner Bertie Acheson. Mr Acheson, who would have turned 75 to(...)

The graffiti on a wall at the front of Coleraine major George Duddy’s house in Coleraine.

A unionist mayor, targeted by sectarian vandals for the fourth time in a year, has insisted he will not be forced from his home.Graffiti was daubed on(...)

Sorcha Ní Mhealláin: ‘I have defended in many a conversation in bars and restaurants and buses around the world the need for young Northern Irish people to be proud, to invest, to represent and to work to develop and change how people see us.’

I am sitting in a coffee shop in Sao Paulo drinking an iced coffee and the world is bustling by. I flick through Twitter and news from home, easing(...)

The collision  happened on the Loughill Road in the village of Cloughmills, near Ballymena. Photograph:  Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker

The mother of a child killed in a road traffic accident in Co Antrim contacted unionist politician Jim Allister last month to warn that her children (...)

Andrew Balbirnie:  his unbeaten 103 helped Leinster claim the reverse fixture at Milverton at the beginning of May. Inpho/Presseye/Rowland White

After defending their three-day title with a weather-affected draw against the Northern Knights during the week, Leinster Lightning will set their si(...)

The PSNI said it is concerned for the welfare of Ni Xiaofang (30), and Ni Zhiling (26) who have not been seen since visiting the Giant’s Causeway in Co Antrim on Tuesday. Photograph: Getty Images

Police in Northern Ireland are trying to track down two tourists who have not been seen since visiting the Giant’s Causeway on Tuesday.The Police Serv(...)