Workers in the Meadowbank Sports Arena in Magherafelt, Co Derry, where Bloc Blinds have set up a factory floor making protective equipment for the health services North and South. Photograph: Margaret McLaughlin

Two weeks ago, Meadowbank Sports Arena in Magherafelt, Co Derry was full of primary school children taking part in a GAA blitz; today, the leisure cen(...)

Erne Integrated, Enniskillen, winning team at NI Schools’ Coarse Competition, with Cllr Sharon McAleer

A raft of changes to the rod licensing system in Wales will come into force in March of 2017. Natural Resources Wales (NRW) listened to a wide range o(...)

Marie Heaney and her children, Michael, Christopher and Catherine, at the official opening of the new arts and literary centre in Bellaghy, Co Derry. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Seamus Heaney’s family gathered “with mixed but generally joyful emotions” in his native Bellaghy, Co Derry, yesterday for the official opening of th(...)

The winning Coleraine Grammar School team at the Waterways Ireland Shakespeare Schools Coarse Competition on the Lower River Bann. Prizes were presented by Mid-Ulster District Council vice-chairperson Cllr Kim Ashton (second right).

For the first time ever, carp anglers will be able to stream live footage to their mobile device as they fish via an underwater camera hidden in a mar(...)