BBC News

March 13, 2020

Magherafelt: Man in 20s dies in scrambler bike crash

The collision happened at around 16:00 BST on the Castledawson Road, Magherafelt, on Saturday.

Killyleagh: Two women seriously hurt in hit-and-run collision

Two pedestrians in their 50s are in hospital after they were struck by a car that left the scene.

Castlerock: Up to 40 people involved in fight at train station

Five people are arrested after a fight at Castlerock train station in County Londonderry.

Thunderstorms: Amber warning for parts of Northern Ireland ends

The amber warning ended at 22:00 BST on Sunday night, with a yellow warning coming in from midnight.

Men in court over fatal Athlone assault

The men appear in court facing charges of assault causing harm to Paul 'Babs' Connolly.

Templemore Baths restoration a 'painstaking labour of love'

Templemore Baths in the east of the city are set to reopen after a £17m rebuild.

Q&A: What does the rise in energy prices mean for Northern Ireland?

There has been a 600% increase in wholesale gas between July 2021 and 2022.

European Championships: Shorten wins second Munich medal as Irish duo maintain dominance

Rebecca Shorten adds European silver to her fours gold with GB as Paul O'Donovan and Fintan McCarthy secure another title for Ireland.

Northern Ireland musicians' fears for the future of touring

Increased transportation and accommodation costs are among a raft of issues affecting artists.

Irish Premiership: Blues start title defence with victory over Ports

Premiership champions Linfield begin the campaign with an impressive 4-0 win over Portadown at Windsor Park.

County Down: Two elderly men targeted in distraction burglaries

A significant amount of money was discovered missing from one of the properties.

Skellig Michael: 'I like the solitude and peace of the island'

For 34 years, Pat O'Shea has been caretaker of an ancient monastic island beloved by Star Wars fans.

Fringe Festival: Record numbers of NI talent set to perform in Edinburgh

A record number of 17 acts from Northern Ireland will appear at this year's festival.

Northern Ireland summer nights lit up by night-shining clouds

The ghost-like clouds - known as noctilucent - can be seen during astronomical twilight.

In pictures: Hot weather across Northern Ireland

Most areas have endured high temperatures, with Friday's maximum expected to reach 29C.

Christmas saving starting in July as cost of living goes up

A County Antrim butcher says people are worried earlier than ever over how they'll afford Christmas.

Latest Northern Ireland weather forecast

The weather forecast in Northern Ireland.

Enterprise rail link between Belfast and Dublin marks 75 years

There are "ambitious plans" to develop the cross-border service in the next decade, says Translink.

‘I was a dentist before Ukraine war, I want to help others’

A Ukrainian refugee family who are dentists are highlighting barriers preventing them from practising.

A remarkable night of stargazing in Northern Ireland

A number of BBC Newsline viewers sent in pictures from a remarkable night of stargazing on Thursday night.

Enterprise train service's 75 years: Customs, comedy and contraceptives

The Belfast-Dublin Enterprise train has seen more than just the Troubles in its 75 years of service.

Cost of living: 'We're stretched to our limit'

Those at a mums and toddlers group tell BBC News NI about their worries as costs continue to rise.

Limavady: Man suffers fractured jaw in attack by gang

The victim, who is in his 20s, was attacked by a number of people armed with bats in Limavady,

Apprentice Boys' annual Relief of Derry Parade takes place

The Relief of Derry parade marks the anniversary of the ending of the siege of the city in 1689.

Institute FC: Fans share memories of Riverside Stadium

The Riverside Stadium, the home of Institute FC for decades, was approved for demolition in June.

Causeway Coast: Fine warning for beach littering

An NI council warns people will be fined over the amount of waste being left on north coast beaches.

Dunluce Castle: Body found in search for missing Portstewart man

Police searching for a missing man on the north coast have recovered a body near Dunluce Castle.

County Meath: Man charged over fatal assault of woman in Athboy

The woman, who was in her 20s, was found unresponsive by police in the property in Athboy.

Athlone: Two arrested after fatal assault

A man, in his 40s, was found injured in the early hours of Saturday and later died in hospital.

Puck Fair: Wild goat removed from festival 'throne' amid Irish heat alert

The goat is taken down from its pedestal on Friday for the second day in a row as temperatures soar.

Dr Caroline Campbell makes history at national gallery

Dr Caroline Campbell is the first female director of the National Gallery of Ireland.

Robert Pope: Guinness-fuelled man runs width of Ireland in a day

Robert Pope ran the almost 130-mile route from Galway to Dublin in just 23 hours and 39 minutes.

High temperature warning for Leinster and Munster by Met Éireann

Met Éireann says temperatures of between 27C and 29C are expected from Thursday.

Drumcondra: Murder investigation after body found in Dublin flat

It is understood that the victim was Seán McCarthy, 28, of Poppintree and that he had been shot.