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#ballymena

# ballymena - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

Two men arrested on suspicion of murder after death of man in flat in Antrim

The PSNI has appealed for anyone with information to come forward.

# ballymena - Saturday 26 September, 2020

From The42 Sugrue slips back as Rai leads the way at Irish Open Ballymena

Sugrue slips back as Rai leads the way at Irish Open

The Cork amateur remains the best of the Irish, but today’s 73 puts him over par.

# ballymena - Thursday 23 July, 2020

Meat processing company Moy Park confirms Covid-19 outbreak at plant in North

The company said it is working closely with the Public Health Agency.

# ballymena - Sunday 28 June, 2020

Teenager charged with murder of 31-year-old Jason Lee Martin in Ballymena

Jason Lee Martin was stabbed in the early hours of Saturday morning.

# ballymena - Saturday 27 June, 2020

Teenager arrested after 31-year-old man killed at house in Ballymena overnight

The man, named this evening as Jason Lee Martin, was discovered at a house in Orkney Drive.

# ballymena - Sunday 26 April, 2020

Two men arrested in Ballymena following car chase

Two police officers sustained minor injuries in the chase.

# ballymena - Tuesday 14 April, 2020

Two men arrested after 'savage' burglary in Ballymena

The burglary took place in the town just after midnight this morning.

# ballymena - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Five masked men armed with machete enter property and assault man in 'paramilitary-style attack'

Police are appealing for anyone with information to contact them.

# ballymena - Sunday 2 September, 2018

Appeal for witnesses after man stabbed in back in Ballymena overnight

The incident happened shortly before 4am this morning.

# ballymena - Friday 16 February, 2018

Police appeal for witnesses over death of boy (5) in river

Kayden Fleck died when he and his brother were playing near the River Braid on Saturday.

# ballymena - Sunday 11 February, 2018

Family pay tribute to son who died after being swept away in Antrim river

The alarm was raised at 1pm yesterday afternoon, and a major rescue operation was launched.

# ballymena - Saturday 29 July, 2017

Four police officers injured after burglar uses two cars to smash through gates in Ballymena

Busting through the gates with a Ford Kuga was unsuccessful. The suspect had more success with a Volkswagen Polo.

# ballymena - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Family appeal for stolen memory card with the only photos of their stillborn baby

The memory cards also contain the only official photos of a family wedding a fortnight ago.

# ballymena - Friday 21 April, 2017

'It could have been a very different story': Petrol bomb thrown into Antrim family's home

Three adults and a 12-year-old boy were in the house at the time, but were uninjured.

# ballymena - Monday 25 July, 2016

From The42 Meet Ireland's Olympic Team: Steven Donnelly The Jerries

Meet Ireland's Olympic Team: Steven Donnelly

The Ballymena brawler is confident of winning a medal after qualifying at the expense of Adam Nolan.

# ballymena - Thursday 14 April, 2016

School evacuated after suspicious object found nearby

Police are currently at the scene in the Cambridge Avenue area of Ballymena, Belfast.

# ballymena - Sunday 20 March, 2016

Motorcyclist dies after crashing into telegraph pole

The accident happened on the Glenariffe Road, near Ballymena.

# ballymena - Thursday 11 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge You can buy the huge Ballymena nuclear bunker for the same price as a house in Donnybrook Nuclear Prices

# ballymena - Friday 5 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge Liam Neeson's school just shared an old photo of him on the hurling team Hurling Back The Years

Liam Neeson's school just shared an old photo of him on the hurling team

“But what I do have are a very particular set of skills…”

# ballymena - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

'Screams of fear' from murder victim will affect children for the rest of their lives

Brian McIlhagga was beaten and shot by a gang of masked men in Ballymoney a year ago today.

# ballymena - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Five males - aged between 17 and 56 - arrested on suspicion of child rape

Police say that although the arrests all happened in Ballymena “the suspects are not all linked to each other”.

# ballymena - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

Michelin closure 'apocalyptic' news for almost 900 workers

The company’s factory in Ballymena is set to close by 2018.

# ballymena - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Three people arrested over death of 69-year-old man

Detectives are appealing for anyone with information about an ‘altercation’ to get in contact.

# ballymena - Saturday 14 March, 2015

Two in court after 21-year-old 'beaten and burned with an iron'

The attack took place on Thursday this week.

# ballymena - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Man attacked with hammers in three burglar cash raid

Three men have been arrested after the Ballymena robbery.

# ballymena - Monday 17 November, 2014

Woman cleared of robbing and murdering a pensioner

Jennifer Toland has been cleared of charges relating to the murder and robbery of Bertie Acheson.

# ballymena - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

On-the-run raccoon taken into police custody

Rab had escaped from a mini-zoo in September.

# ballymena - Thursday 23 October, 2014

From The42 Ballymena man Andrew Warwick making powerful impression at Ulster Homegrown

Ballymena man Andrew Warwick making powerful impression at Ulster

The 23-year-old loosehead prop made his European debut for the province last weekend in Leicester.

# ballymena - Saturday 27 September, 2014

Here are your division 1A and 1B Ulster Bank League previews

A top-of-the-table clash between Lansdowne and Clontarf is the pick of this week’s action.

# ballymena - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Two arrested and cars seized during counterfeit car parts inquiry

PSNI also seized what it believes are fake car products for luxury brands including Porsche and Mercedes.

# ballymena - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Family of five escape arson attack on their home

Forensic officers are now conducting an examination of the scene.

# ballymena - Sunday 15 June, 2014

One arrest after 32-year-old woman found dead in Antrim

A 41-year-old man is currently being questioned by detectives.

# ballymena - Saturday 3 May, 2014

From The42 30-times capped Ireland centre Paddy Wallace close to retirement call Acl

30-times capped Ireland centre Paddy Wallace close to retirement call

The 34-year-old back has been struggling to recover from a long-term knee injury.

# ballymena - Monday 7 April, 2014

Police appeal for help in finding 32-year-old missing since last week

Jonathan Bones was last seen in Ballymena, County Antrim.

# ballymena - Thursday 9 January, 2014

Boy (12) hit by brick thrown through his bedroom window

A number of windows in the house were damaged during the incident.

# ballymena - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Two arrested after large-scale cannabis growhouse uncovered in Ballymena

The men, aged 18 and 48, are being questioned by detectives this evening.

# ballymena - Monday 9 September, 2013

Son left to die 'a long lonely slow death' in wheelie bin

Police have re-issued an appeal for information about the horrific attack on 20-year-old Adam Robinson.

# ballymena - Thursday 5 September, 2013

Three charged with attempted murder after man found naked and beaten in bin

Those charged are two 26-year-old men and a 20-year-old woman. Another person has been released on police bail pending further inquiries.

# ballymena - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Four arrested after man found beaten and naked in a wheelie bin

A person out walking a dog found the man and called an ambulance and police.

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