Northern Ireland BBC

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 06:04:17 GMT
Mortgage rates causing concern and anxiety in Northern Ireland
A jump in interest rates has forced many Northern Ireland homeowners into making tough decisions.

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 06:12:22 GMT
Cost of living: NI schools' energy bills could rise by 60%
One school says it may end up having to reduce staff to recuperate costs spent on energy bills.

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 05:31:51 GMT
NI Health: Cancer treatment waits show 'system is failing'
The number waiting more than a month to start treatment is five times higher than in 2012.

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 06:33:08 GMT
Project Girona: Coleraine scheme halves energy bills for participants
Some 60 properties that took part in Project Girona saved 55% on their electric bills on average.

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 05:21:39 GMT
Mount Merrion minister moved in 1976 after abuse allegations
Billy Neely, who died in 2009, was the minister at Mount Merrion before he transferred to Tipperary.

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 05:41:32 GMT
Recycling: Common approach 'could save millions'
A charity has called for councils in Northern Ireland to adopt a universal system of recycling.

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 05:51:38 GMT
Straid Primary School applies for integrated status
Straid Primary School in County Antrim is at risk of closure due to low pupil numbers.

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 00:59:18 GMT
Dogs can sniff out stress on owner's breath
Four dogs successfully identified samples of sweat or breath taken from a stressed person.

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 07:10:25 GMT
'Evans deflated but beleaguered boss still building'
BBC Sport NI reflects on a demoralising Nations League campaign for Northern Ireland that angered fans and made it a bittersweet landmark night for Jonny Evans.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 20:45:03 GMT
East Belfast: Three 'commercial suppliers' of cocaine are sentenced
A judge said three men convicted of drug dealing in east Belfast were part of "serious, organised crime".

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 19:49:25 GMT
Cliftonville: League leaders expelled from Women's Cup for fielding ineligible duo
Cliftonville are expelled from the Women's Irish Cup after fielding two ineligible players in their 7-1 quarter-final win over Linfield.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 12:32:04 GMT
Mortgages timebomb for Northern Ireland homeowners, says expert
Some people may not pass affordability checks due to rising interest rates, housing experts warn.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 16:06:32 GMT
Muckamore inquiry: Vulnerable families 'have been failed'
The mother of a man who was in the facility for two years says he sustained unexplained bruises and injuries.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 10:03:32 GMT
Gerry Anderson and the tale of the hypnotised hen
The BBC broadcaster goes viral eight years after his death after a comedic clip is shared on Twitter.

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 06:39:18 GMT
Latest Northern Ireland weather forecast
The weather forecast in Northern Ireland.

Thu, 22 Sep 2022 05:29:46 GMT
Cost of living: What help is available in Northern Ireland?
A number of schemes aim to help households and businesses in Northern Ireland with rising costs.

Tue, 27 Sep 2022 06:24:22 GMT
Titanic: Ship that sent iceberg warning found in Irish Sea
The final resting place of the merchant ship SS Mesaba is pinpointed using cutting edge technology.

Tue, 27 Sep 2022 05:53:08 GMT
French backpacker Charles Attonaty relying on 'big hearts' in NI
Charles Attonaty is attempting to circumnavigate the globe depending on the goodwill of strangers.

Mon, 26 Sep 2022 10:16:26 GMT
How Belfast Tornado hit Tigers Bay 40 years ago
Windows were smashed and tiles ripped from roofs when a tornado hit Tigers Bay in 1982.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 13:49:06 GMT
Queen's University's new £41.8m students' union opens its doors
One Elmwood is Queen's University's new students' union centre, built at a cost of £41.8m.

Tue, 27 Sep 2022 05:54:31 GMT
Six sets of twins start Derry school together
Their headmaster admits teachers are struggling to tell some of the siblings apart.

Tue, 27 Sep 2022 11:08:43 GMT
'He asked if I was ready to die'

Mon, 26 Sep 2022 05:56:21 GMT
Belfast tornado: Residents look back on rare twister four decades on
An extremely rare weather event touched down at Duncairn Gardens in north Belfast four decades ago.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 11:33:00 GMT
Bloody Sunday: Soldier F prosecution resumes in court
The former soldier is charged with two counts of murder and five counts of attempted murder.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 13:09:57 GMT
Iceland supermarket 'walking away' from planned Londonderry store
Planning delays have forced management to drop plans to open a third store in the city.

Tue, 27 Sep 2022 10:09:57 GMT
Aughnacloy: Pedestrian dies after being hit by car in Tyrone
The man in his 40s was fatally injured while walking on the Tullyvar Road on Monday night.

Mon, 26 Sep 2022 11:14:31 GMT
Matthew Nolan in court after police cars rammed by tractor
Matthew Nolan was charged with attempted murder after three police cars were rammed by a tractor.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 12:02:50 GMT
Ex-Sinn Féin councillor admits facilitating murder
Jonathan Dowdall, 44, pleads guilty to a charge linked to a killing in a Dublin hotel in 2016.

Tue, 27 Sep 2022 19:39:48 GMT
Irish budget: Finance minister unveils tax 'giveaways'
Paschal Donohoe says he is in a position to do so because the country has a large budget surplus.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 07:27:50 GMT
Nations League: Republic of Ireland must learn from 'absolute madness' of win over Armenia - Stephen Kenny
Republic of Ireland boss Stephen Kenny insists his side must learn from "a few minutes of absolute madness" after almost gifting Armenia a draw in the Nations League.

Tue, 27 Sep 2022 17:14:31 GMT
Child seriously injured in County Clare house
The woman and child are receiving treatment at University Hospital Limerick.

Tue, 27 Sep 2022 15:43:18 GMT
Maynooth University student centre project cancelled
Since 2015, students have been paying an annual levy of €150 (£134) for the new centre.

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 05:35:19 GMT
Royal raid: The curious case of the Irish Crown Jewels
A scandalous heist at Dublin Castle made international headlines and remains unsolved to this day.