Dairy cows in a row

Northern Ireland’s oldest diary, Ballyrashane Creamery in Coleraine, a co-operative owned by local farmers has agreed to merge with the Town of Monagh(...)

Police line up in front of Loyalist protesters on the Crumlin Road in Belfast. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA.

Violence in north Belfast during Orange Order parades has been condemned on all sides in Northern Ireland. Twenty-four police officers were hurt and (...)

The plan was the brainchild of a lecturer at Reading University, Christy Davies, who warned that when Britain handed back Hong Kong to China in 1997, there would be no future for its 5.5 million inhabitants.

Even at the time it must have seemed like a truly bizarre idea. In the midst of the Northern Ireland Troubles, it was suggested that the entire popula(...)

Margaret Burke (49) suffered fatal injuries on Saturday after she was struck by a car while out walking in Castlebar.  She was taken to Mayo General Hospital (above) but was later pronounced dead. Photo: Keith Heneghan.

Four people died over the weekend in what was one of the worst for deaths on Irish roads so far this year.The deaths occurred in Mayo, Cork, Longford(...)

After years of being beaten by John Hume, Gregory Campbell knows it pays to stick with it. Photograph: Eric Luke

Some nationalists have a very hard view of Gregory Campbell, outgoing MP for East Derry, or East Londonderry as he always will say, considering him to(...)

A 19-year-old and 26-year-old died in a two vehicle collision on the Cushendall Road in Ballycastle, Co Antrim at around 3.40am on Easter Monday.

Three men have died following separate road incidents in Northern Ireland over the Easter weekend.A 19-year-old and 26-year-old died in a two vehicle(...)

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(...)