Maiden City Great War Roll of Honour Part 23

Local historian Trevor Temple chronicles the individuals associated with Londonderry who lost their lives in WWI.

Annie Russell Maunder

Trailblazing Ulster stargazer who was denied a degree for being a woman

A pioneering female astronomer from Co Tyrone who helped further our understanding of the sun is to be remembered with a blue plaque on Monday.

Commuters on the Derry to Belfast service on May 17.

Commuters slam overcrowded train service

Rail passengers have hit out over limited seating on a Translink train between Londonderry and Belfast this morning.

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D-Max Yukon: Have you entered the competition?

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New Farming Life App goes live

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Stephen Maguire presenting the Sports Star of the Year award to Trevor McGlynn, husband of recipient Ann Marie McGlynn, Strabane at the DCSDC Annual Sports Awards.

McGlynn crowned Sports Star of the Year at City Hotel

The local sports fraternity celebrated another memorable year at the City Hotel last night as Derry City and Strabane District Council, in association with the District Sports Forum, hosted the 2018 Derry and Strabane Sports Awards.

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VIDEO: Avoid getting lost or confused on your personal journey

In this week's Health, Fitness and Mindset blog, award winning personal trainer, Seamus Fox talks about his experience of being lost in the Algarve this week and offers advice on how to reach your end goal by setting up a proper plan of action.


IN PICTURES: The best photos from Day 1 of the Balmoral Show

The sun shone for the first day of the Balmoral Show 2018 and the crowds flocked to view all the events

Institute's Niall Grace. DER4417-115KM

Niall Grace excited with Glenavon move

Midfielder Niall Grace admits he can’t wait to get started with Glenavon.

Ireland's William Porterfield

Ireland deserve place in Test arena says William Porterfield

William Porterfield feels Ireland proved they belong in cricket’s longest format after their gripping inaugural Test ended in a five-wicket loss to Pakistan.


WATCH: Stevie Lowry delighted to be back at Coleraine

Coleraine's latest recruit will certainly need no introduction around The Showgrounds.
Ireland's Kevin O'Brien dejected after being caught by Haris Sohail of Pakistan

Ireland come up short against Pakistan in Test bow

Ireland came up short in their bid to pull off a miracle in Malahide as they were beaten by five wickets in their enthralling inaugural Test with Pakistan.

Stefanie Seitlinger from Engelsberg, Germany, who is on an exchange visit to Ireland with Erasmus+ pictured with North West Regional College lecturer Gerry Burke.

Stefanie and Gerry share skills at NWRC

He has 37 years of experience teaching Fabrication and Welding at North West Regional College, she’s a 20 year-old apprentice from Germany about to dip her toe in the field of Engineering.

Members of the Lilliput Theatre Group pictured in Athens

Trip of a lifetime to Greece for Lilliput Theatre Company and the Playhouse

The Western Health and Social Care Trust (Western Trust) Adult Learning Disability Services are delighted to support a small group of service users from Lilliput Theatre Company and the Playhouse who have recently returned from their latest international trip as part of the STELLA-project.


Unemployment rate fall welcomed

DUP MLA Gary Middleton has welcomed the latest labour market statistics which show Northern Ireland has the lowest unemployment rate on record. The latest rate of 3.1 percent is below the UK average of 4.25 per cent and the European Union rate of 7.1 per cent.

From left are David Donnell (16), Jack McQuillan (16), Lewis Logan (16), Matthew Walker (17) and Hannah Keys (17).

Foyle and Lisneal cadets visit WW1 sites

The past came powerfully and poignantly to life for Foyle College students recently as they made a pilgrimage to the World War 1 battlefields of Belgium and France.

David Ogilby has brought the curtain down on his Coleraine career after eight years. Photo Mark Marlow/Pacemaker Press

IRISH LEAGUE: David Ogilby says his goodbyes to Coleraine

David Ogilby brought the curtain down on his Coleraine career on Friday night.

Balmoral Show

Balmoral Show: Traffic and travel advice

Traffic and travel advice has been issued for the Balmoral Show 2018.
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Stay informed with the new Farming Life app

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North West 200: Which roads will be closed?

Race week is finally here bringing an end to the wait for motorcycle enthusiasts.

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