The Blackboard from the openig episode of the second series of Derry Girls. A replica is now housed at a new exhibition in the Ulster Museum in Belfast. Photograph: Dylan Llewellyn via Twitter

From left to right: Orla (Louise Harland), Clare (Nicola Coughlan), Erin (Saoirse-Monica Jackson), James (Dylan Llewellyn) and Michelle (Jam(...)

A pair of shoes reputedly given to the IRA’s Joe Cahill by Col Muammar Gadafy. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

A collection of Troubles-era artefacts that includes shoes reputedly owned by Colonel Muammar Gadafy is attempting to secure official museum status ah(...)

John McKeag: Retired shipyard worker (93) was the oldest participant in the 58km event

More than 3,200 cyclists took part in the inaugural Gran Fondo Giro d’Italia event in Northern Ireland, and while the professional entrants turned hea(...)

Large crowds gather around the 10th green during day one of the Irish Open at Royal County Down. Photograph: PA

The Irish Open attendance figures are predicted to be off the charts at Newcastle. As dogged golf fans ignored the squalling showers that swept ove(...)