Belfast Live

February 22, 2020
Robin Swann 'cautiously optimistic' on Covid-19

Robin Swann 'cautiously optimistic' on Covid-19

Ministers are set to consider the remaining restrictions on February 10

PSNI confirms legal bill from Stormont ministers' failed court action over North Belfast bonfire

PSNI confirms legal bill from Stormont ministers' failed court action over North Belfast bonfire

It emerges as two Stormont ministers faced a court challenge over the lawfulness of their legal action last summer

Natasha Melendez murder accused appears in court

Natasha Melendez murder accused appears in court

The accused was remanded in custody

Jim Donegan not told of police intelligence on murder threat before death, court told

Jim Donegan not told of police intelligence on murder threat before death, court told

"I believe if this information had been provided to my father he would still be alive today"

Alliance asks UK government to remove Prince Andrew's birthday from Union flag designated days

Alliance asks UK government to remove Prince Andrew's birthday from Union flag designated days

It follows calls to drop the Duke of York's birthday from the list of designated days due to sexual assault allegations

Belfast nurse says devastating impact of Long Covid means she may never work again

Belfast nurse says devastating impact of Long Covid means she may never work again

Saskia Mulder has been left suicidal after her overall health has gone downhill since coronavirus

Parents of Fionntan McGarvey reveal son's organs will save others as ​murder investigation launched

Parents of Fionntan McGarvey reveal son's organs will save others as ​murder investigation launched

Belfast GAA and soccer clubs have also remembered the popular and talented young player.

Fionntan McGarvey murder investigation launched after 18-year-old assaulted on Boxing Night dies

Fionntan McGarvey murder investigation launched after 18-year-old assaulted on Boxing Night dies

Family "take comfort that his wish to donate his organs will provide other families with hope at our time of deep loss"

Northern Ireland to Scotland bridge: Boris Johnson study cost taxpayers £900,000

Northern Ireland to Scotland bridge: Boris Johnson study cost taxpayers £900,000

Network Rail chairman Sir Peter Hendy led the investigation, which found that a bridge would cost £335 billion, while a tunnel would require a budget of around £209 billion

Covid certification in NI: Ministers to consider dropping scheme in some settings

Covid certification in NI: Ministers to consider dropping scheme in some settings

It is understood the measures under consideration by the Executive envisage one phase this week and one next

Northern Ireland health unions give "guarded welcome" to NHS pay rise news

Northern Ireland health unions give "guarded welcome" to NHS pay rise news

"The blunt truth is that our health service would not be standing at all, were it not for the superhuman efforts of staff"

Demands for urgent upgrades to A5 after tragic death of three men

Demands for urgent upgrades to A5 after tragic death of three men

Delays to improvements on the A5 were branded 'outrageous'

PSNI search ongoing in East Belfast after 'firearms' found

PSNI search ongoing in East Belfast after 'firearms' found

A report was made on Wednesday that a suspicious object had been located

The exotic Belfast pet you’ve never heard of that's become TikTok famous overnight

The exotic Belfast pet you’ve never heard of that's become TikTok famous overnight

The couple discovered the unusual animal when visiting a now-closed pet store

Concerns raised about pollution levels at new play park next to Westlink

Concerns raised about pollution levels at new play park next to Westlink

Belfast City Council is asking for a vote on the name for the park, with one member of the public suggesting it should be named "toxic car fume park"

Crumlin Road Court House should be brought “back into public ownership”

Crumlin Road Court House should be brought “back into public ownership”

"It leaves the project, of regenerating this part of the city, incomplete"

Carryduff now being considered as part of South Belfast glider extension route

Carryduff now being considered as part of South Belfast glider extension route

South Belfast SDLP MLA Matthew O'Toole has welcomed the commitment from the Infrastructure Minister

Call to save 'derelict' listed building in popular South Belfast park

Call to save 'derelict' listed building in popular South Belfast park

Wilmont House in Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park was gifted to Belfast City Council in the 1950s

Child star Jude Hill feels ‘lucky’ to make feature film debut in Kenneth Branagh’s Belfast

Child star Jude Hill feels ‘lucky’ to make feature film debut in Kenneth Branagh’s Belfast

The 10-year-old said he had ‘loved’ the process of auditioning and working with the ‘fantastic’ cast of older actors