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Dublin: 26°C Thursday 11 August 2022

#Belfast

# belfast - Yesterday's News

Belfast Primark to reopen in November after refurbishment due to fire
# Penneys
# Penneys

Belfast Primark to reopen in November after refurbishment due to fire

Wed 11:43 AM 9,915 Views 0 Comments

The store will be 76% bigger than it was previously and a new fifth floor will open.

# belfast - Saturday 30 July, 2022

Thousands line streets of Belfast as Pride parade returns
# Pride
# Pride

Thousands line streets of Belfast as Pride parade returns

Updated Jul 30th 2022, 5:36 PM 21,582 Views 28 Comments

There was a carnival atmosphere in the city centre as the rain stayed away until the end of the parade.

# belfast - Saturday 23 July, 2022

White balloons released in Belfast to mark recent spate in drugs-related deaths
# Belfast
# Belfast

White balloons released in Belfast to mark recent spate in drugs-related deaths

Jul 23rd 2022, 5:40 PM 15,998 Views 20 Comments

15 people have died in what have been termed as drugs-related deaths in Belfast since the start of June.

# belfast - Saturday 9 July, 2022

Families vow to keep fighting for truth 50 years after Springhill shootings
# Springhill Shootings
# Springhill Shootings

Families vow to keep fighting for truth 50 years after Springhill shootings

Jul 9th 2022, 5:24 PM 10,900 Views 1 Comment

The victims included a Catholic priest and three teenagers.

Michelle O’Neill calls for rainbow of cultures as she attends Eid celebration
# Eid Celebrations
# Eid Celebrations

Michelle O’Neill calls for rainbow of cultures as she attends Eid celebration

Jul 9th 2022, 1:42 PM 18,930 Views 10 Comments

The Sinn Féin vice president joined members of the Islamic community for the largest open air Eid event ever organised in the North.

# belfast - Saturday 2 July, 2022

Man arrested for early morning Belfast double stabbing
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Man arrested for early morning Belfast double stabbing

Jul 2nd 2022, 1:29 PM 13,280 Views 0 Comments

The incidents happened this morning at 1.15am in the Bedford Street and Amelia Street areas of Belfast.

# belfast - Sunday 26 June, 2022

McKee claims Cage Warriors welterweight title after knockout victory
# Top Of The Tree
From The42
# Top Of The Tree

McKee claims Cage Warriors welterweight title after knockout victory

Jun 26th 2022, 10:14 AM 7,300 Views 0 Comments

The Ballymena native defeated Justin Burlinson at the SSE Arena in Belfast.

# belfast - Tuesday 21 June, 2022

Funeral of former UTV reporter and mother-of-two Aideen Kennedy held today
# Belfast
# Belfast

Funeral of former UTV reporter and mother-of-two Aideen Kennedy held today

Jun 21st 2022, 6:04 PM 40,857 Views 8 Comments

Aideen Kennedy died only hours after revealing on social media that she was receiving palliative care.

# belfast - Wednesday 8 June, 2022

Two men arrested over security alert which halted Coveney speech in Belfast
# Belfast
# Belfast

Two men arrested over security alert which halted Coveney speech in Belfast

Jun 8th 2022, 2:18 PM 6,858 Views 0 Comments

Simon Coveney had to halt his speech during a peace and reconciliation event.

# belfast - Wednesday 1 June, 2022

Conlan returns to the ring to face Colombian Marriaga in Belfast
# Main Event
From The42
# Main Event

Conlan returns to the ring to face Colombian Marriaga in Belfast

Jun 1st 2022, 5:43 PM 5,876 Views 0 Comments

The featherweight will have a homecoming bout at the SSE Arena on 6 August.

# belfast - Tuesday 31 May, 2022

Boost for Casement Park redevelopment as residents' legal challenge is rejected
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

Boost for Casement Park redevelopment as residents' legal challenge is rejected

May 31st 2022, 3:00 PM 18,465 Views 28 Comments

A judge has today ruled against the latest appeal.

# belfast - Saturday 28 May, 2022

Northern Ireland centenary celebrated in shadow of Edward Carson – and Covid-19
# Centenary
# Centenary

Northern Ireland centenary celebrated in shadow of Edward Carson – and Covid-19

May 28th 2022, 5:40 PM 22,083 Views 34 Comments

The Orange Order pledged to defend the place of Northern Ireland in the UK.

Orange Order event in Belfast will mark centenary of Northern Ireland
# Parade
# Parade

Orange Order event in Belfast will mark centenary of Northern Ireland

May 28th 2022, 8:28 AM 11,424 Views 18 Comments

The event comes a year late due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

# belfast - Friday 20 May, 2022

Taoiseach and Jeffrey Donaldson meet in Belfast as DUP rejects 'sticking plaster approach'
# Up North
# Up North

Taoiseach and Jeffrey Donaldson meet in Belfast as DUP rejects 'sticking plaster approach'

Updated May 20th 2022, 4:33 PM 64,153 Views 71 Comments
  • Jeffrey Donaldson said: “Dublin must belatedly recognise that if nothing is fixed then there will be no progress."
  • Speaking this morning, Taoiseach Micheál Martin said that "in the democratic world" people should attend parliament.
  • Foreign Affairs Minister Simon Coveney also met his British counterpart Liz Truss in Turin today.

# belfast - Thursday 12 May, 2022

Vincent Browne to assist inquest as witness to loyalist car bomb attack
# Inquest
# Inquest

Vincent Browne to assist inquest as witness to loyalist car bomb attack

May 12th 2022, 6:13 PM 12,026 Views 0 Comments

Vincent Browne was a newspaper journalist working in Belfast in the 1970s.

# belfast - Sunday 1 May, 2022

PSNI investigating after man and woman assaulted by three men in North Belfast
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

PSNI investigating after man and woman assaulted by three men in North Belfast

May 1st 2022, 1:46 PM 10,125 Views 0 Comments

The incident is being treated as a sectarian hate crime.

# belfast - Saturday 30 April, 2022

Election candidate ‘gripped by throat’ while canvassing in Belfast
# Stormont Elections
# Stormont Elections

Election candidate ‘gripped by throat’ while canvassing in Belfast

Apr 30th 2022, 11:58 AM 28,540 Views 29 Comments

Hannah Kenny, of the People Before Profit party, said she had been left ‘deeply disturbed’ by the incident.

# belfast - Thursday 28 April, 2022

Two men tied up and attacked by masked men armed with hammers in Belfast
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Two men tied up and attacked by masked men armed with hammers in Belfast

Apr 28th 2022, 11:35 AM 7,525 Views 4 Comments

The PSNI has appealed for witnesses to come forward.

# belfast - Wednesday 27 April, 2022

Ireland hope key players Monaghan and Cronin will be fit for Scotland clash
# Fitness
From The42
# Fitness

Ireland hope key players Monaghan and Cronin will be fit for Scotland clash

Apr 27th 2022, 7:00 AM 1,992 Views 7 Comments

There was a boost for Ireland with Sene Naoupu’s red card being rescinded.

# belfast - Thursday 7 April, 2022

Man arrested over Belfast security alert which interrupted Coveney speech
# Belfast
# Belfast

Man arrested over Belfast security alert which interrupted Coveney speech

Apr 7th 2022, 12:02 PM 5,229 Views 4 Comments

The Foreign Affairs Minister had to be evacuated from a peace event last month.

# belfast - Thursday 31 March, 2022

Prosecution of soldier over death of man in 1988 adjourned due to ‘circumstances beyond control’
# Courts
# Courts

Prosecution of soldier over death of man in 1988 adjourned due to ‘circumstances beyond control’

Mar 31st 2022, 4:42 PM 11,475 Views 0 Comments

David Jonathan Holden is on trial at Belfast Crown Court accused of the manslaughter of Aidan McAnespie.

Man remanded over north Belfast security alert which halted Coveney speech
# Belfast
# Belfast

Man remanded over north Belfast security alert which halted Coveney speech

Mar 31st 2022, 4:07 PM 3,890 Views 0 Comments

Darren Service, 40, has been charged with preparation of terrorist acts, hijacking and placing a hoax bomb.

# belfast - Wednesday 30 March, 2022

Political relationships between NI, Ireland and UK ‘not where they should be’, Varadkar says
# Belfast Summit
# Belfast Summit

Political relationships between NI, Ireland and UK ‘not where they should be’, Varadkar says

Mar 30th 2022, 8:17 PM 11,562 Views 22 Comments

The Tánaiste was addressing a high street regeneration conference in Belfast.

# belfast - Tuesday 29 March, 2022

Belfast hijacking: Woman (48) arrested as part of the security threat investigation
# Belfast
# Belfast

Belfast hijacking: Woman (48) arrested as part of the security threat investigation

Updated Mar 29th 2022, 7:10 PM 7,722 Views 0 Comments

Simon Coveney was giving a talk in Belfast on Friday when he was abruptly evacuated due to a security alert.

# belfast - Sunday 27 March, 2022

Man (41) and woman (38) arrested in investigation into north Belfast hijacking
# Security Alert
# Security Alert

Man (41) and woman (38) arrested in investigation into north Belfast hijacking

Updated Mar 27th 2022, 12:24 PM 23,710 Views 0 Comments

Simon Coveney was giving a talk in north Belfast on Friday when he was abruptly evacuated due to a security alert.

# belfast - Friday 25 March, 2022

Hundreds of climate protesters gather across island of Ireland
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Hundreds of climate protesters gather across island of Ireland

Mar 25th 2022, 5:26 PM 11,443 Views 23 Comments

A rally closed off one side of Merrion Square in Dublin, as protesters gathered to demand urgent action to tackle climate change.

# belfast - Wednesday 23 March, 2022

Judge quashes decision not to proceed with Soldier F Bloody Sunday prosecution
# Derry
# Derry

Judge quashes decision not to proceed with Soldier F Bloody Sunday prosecution

Updated Mar 23rd 2022, 4:16 PM 24,763 Views 13 Comments

Bloody Sunday families had challenged a number of decisions not to prosecute taken by the PPS.

# belfast - Monday 21 March, 2022

Man arrested in Belfast by detectives investigating 'serious' sexual assault of 19-year-old woman
# Sexual Offences
# Sexual Offences

Man arrested in Belfast by detectives investigating 'serious' sexual assault of 19-year-old woman

Mar 21st 2022, 10:18 PM 16,068 Views 0 Comments

The man is being arrested on suspicion of a number of sexual assaults that happened on St Patrick’s Day.

# belfast - Saturday 19 March, 2022

What's behind 'cultural apartheid' claims about Irish-language housing at Queen's University?
# Belfast
# Belfast

What's behind 'cultural apartheid' claims about Irish-language housing at Queen's University?

Mar 19th 2022, 8:00 AM 25,314 Views 21 Comments

All-Irish residential schemes are commonplace in many Irish universities, but a pilot scheme in Queen’s University Belfast has divided opinion.

Cad atá taobh thiar de na éilimh 'cultural apartheid' faoi scéim cónaithe lán-Gaeilge in Ollscoil na Banríona
# GoodInformation
# GoodInformation

Cad atá taobh thiar de na éilimh 'cultural apartheid' faoi scéim cónaithe lán-Gaeilge in Ollscoil na Banríona

Mar 19th 2022, 8:00 AM 5,956 Views 17 Comments

Tá scéimeanna cónaithe lán-Ghaeilge seanbhunaithe i bhformhór na n-ollscoileanna in Éirinn cheana féin.

# belfast - Wednesday 16 March, 2022

Belfast venue confirmed for Antrim-Cavan game as Ulster SFC fixtures released
# Home Comfort
From The42
# Home Comfort

Belfast venue confirmed for Antrim-Cavan game as Ulster SFC fixtures released

Mar 16th 2022, 10:03 PM 6,645 Views 3 Comments

Corrigan Park will host Antrim’s Ulster opener.

Lock of Michael Collins’ hair sells for over €21,000 at auction
# Belfast
# Belfast

Lock of Michael Collins’ hair sells for over €21,000 at auction

Mar 16th 2022, 12:18 PM 15,267 Views 8 Comments

A revolver owned by the republican leader was also sold for over €10,000.

# belfast - Thursday 3 March, 2022

Police not seeking to withhold answers on Noah Donohoe disappearance, PSNI chief says
# NOAH DONOHOE
# NOAH DONOHOE

Police not seeking to withhold answers on Noah Donohoe disappearance, PSNI chief says

Mar 3rd 2022, 5:01 PM 15,094 Views 13 Comments

The 14-year-old’s body was recovered from a storm drain near the M2 motorway in June, six days after he went missing in north Belfast.

# belfast - Wednesday 2 March, 2022

Woman arrested after man stabbed to death in Belfast
# West Belfast
# West Belfast

Woman arrested after man stabbed to death in Belfast

Mar 2nd 2022, 8:20 AM 8,694 Views 0 Comments

A woman has been arrested and is currently in custody assisting with PSNI enquiries.

# belfast - Friday 25 February, 2022

PSNI accept petition and pledge to help Noah Donohoe's family get justice
# Belfast
# Belfast

PSNI accept petition and pledge to help Noah Donohoe's family get justice

Feb 25th 2022, 3:24 PM 11,331 Views 5 Comments

Noah, a 14-year-old pupil at St Malachy’s College, was found dead in a storm drain in north Belfast in June of 2020, six days after he went missing.

# belfast - Tuesday 22 February, 2022

Kin and Belfast receive most nominations in the 2022 IFTA Awards
# Ifta Awards
# Ifta Awards

Kin and Belfast receive most nominations in the 2022 IFTA Awards

Feb 22nd 2022, 5:26 PM 6,610 Views 3 Comments

Kin received 13 nominations while Belfast received 10 nominations.

# belfast - Tuesday 8 February, 2022

Irish actors Jessie Buckley and Ciarán Hinds among this year's Oscar nominees
# Oscars
# Oscars

Irish actors Jessie Buckley and Ciarán Hinds among this year's Oscar nominees

Updated Feb 8th 2022, 5:34 PM 57,283 Views 23 Comments

Jane Campion’s The Power of the Dog led with 12 nominations, while Kenneth Branagh’s Belfast received seven nominations.

# belfast - Thursday 3 February, 2022

Kenneth Branagh's Belfast scoops six nominations in Baftas shortlist
# Awards
# Awards

Kenneth Branagh's Belfast scoops six nominations in Baftas shortlist

Feb 3rd 2022, 2:49 PM 10,828 Views 0 Comments

Ruth Negga and Jessie Buckley are among Irish actors nominated in the awards.

# belfast - Tuesday 1 February, 2022

Union flag will not fly over Belfast City Hall on Prince Andrew’s birthday
# Prince Andrew
# Prince Andrew

Union flag will not fly over Belfast City Hall on Prince Andrew’s birthday

Feb 1st 2022, 8:15 PM 27,688 Views 0 Comments

Andrew is facing a civil sexual assault case in the US.

# belfast - Saturday 22 January, 2022

'Irish Mick' sex offender refused bail in Belfast after communicating with boy
# Belfast
# Belfast

'Irish Mick' sex offender refused bail in Belfast after communicating with boy

Jan 22nd 2022, 6:02 PM 39,665 Views 0 Comments

The man is charged with breaching the terms of a prevention order by having contact with a male child.

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