WATCH: More video coverage of the SuperCupNI 2018 opening parade

The traditional parade of Coleraine took place last night to mark the opening of SuperCupNI 2018


WATCH: Part of the SupercupNI parade of Coleraine

The traditional parade of Coleraine took place last night to mark the opening of SuperCupNI 2018


M2 crash: Man dead and several injured after multi-vehicle collision

A man has died following a serious multi-vehicle road traffic collision on Sunday afternoon, police have confirmed.
Alistair Kirk won the Neil Robinson Memorial Trophy race from David Haire (left) and Gerard Kinghan at Bishopscourt on Sunday.

Alistair Kirk wins Neil Robinson Memorial Trophy at Bishopscourt

Randalstown’s Gerard Kinghan powered to a Superbike treble at the Ulster Superbike meeting at Bishopscourt over the weekend, but it was Alistair Kirk who came out on top in the Neil Robinson Memorial Trophy race.

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Child killed in crash was from Lurgan area

The eight-year-old child killed in a road crash near Banbridge yesterday (Saturday, July 21) was from the Lurgan area.

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Boy, 8, killed in two-car crash

An eight-year-old boy has died following a crash involving two cars in Co Down.

Drumlough and Ballygorian Rural Development Association are holding their Community Festival 2018 this Friday.

30th Drumlough treasure hunt

This Friday night (July 27) all roads will lead to Drumlough Orange Hall, Rathfriland as Drumlough and Ballygorian Rural Development Association are holding their annual treasure hunt, barbecue, fireworks display and old tyme dance as part of their Community Festival 2018.


IN PICTURES: Photos from our archive

Take a look back at the good old days with our selection of photographs from the paper’s archive.


A1 carriageway at Banbridge has reopened

An accident that blocked the A1 carriageway near Banbridge on Friday morning has been cleared and the road reopened.

Steven Donnelly

Steven Donnelly and Sean McComb to make professional debuts at Windsor Park

Elite amateurs Steven Donnelly and Sean McComb will begin their professional careers on the ground-breaking Windsor Park card in Belfast on August 18.

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Carla Lockhart MLA with her sister Leanne and children Hollie-May and Jamie.

Lockhart hails Donaghcloney success

DUP MLA Carla Lockhart has congratulated Lower Iveagh West Orange District on a successful Twelfth July week and parade.

Lord Mayor, Councillor Julie Flaherty launches Armagh City,'Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council's latest Go East trade mission with Pat and Peter 'McKeever from Long Meadow Cider, participants in the hugely successful pilot earlier this 'year.  Picture Steven McAuley/McAuley Multimedia

Council supporting local businesses wanting to Go East

Local businesses throughout the borough interested in exploring new opportunities in the Indian market are encouraged to sign up for Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council’s latest Go East trade mission.

The hosepipe ban

NI hosepipe ban set to be lifted

The hosepipe ban which has been in force in Northern Ireland since June 29 was scheduled to end on Thursday, with no prosecutions having been launched.


Video of 'actively psychotic' killer lurking around properties

A chilling video has emerged of the time leading up to the killing of Michael and Marjorie Cawdery - the elderly couple stabbed to death in their Portadown home last year.
Increase in local unemployment

Increase in local unemployment

The number of people registering as out of work in the Banbridge area has seen a slight increase, latest figures from the Department for the Economy have revealed.

The abandoned pup.

Pup ‘thrown’ from a car

A ten week old pup was left abandoned at the side of the road near Portadown yesterday (Tuesday, July 17).

Banbridge Musical Society collected four prizes at the Association of Irish Musical Societies annual Awards Gala last year. Now they are appealing for everyone to suopport the company to save it from closure.

Plea to save Banbridge Musical Society

Banbridge Musical Society have been entertaining local audiences for 74 years through award-winning shows but now there are fears over the future of the company and they are urgently appealing for the local community to show their support.

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Stars in their Eyes contestants, compere and stage hands.

Extreme Challenge for amputee Peter

A Dromore man, who had his leg amputated and lost an eye due to cancer, is taking to the skies...quite literally.

John and Jo-Anne Dobson celebrate with Pete Garbutt, McDonald's Agriculture Manager, and Keith Williamson, Supply Chain Manager at Linden Foods, after John scooped the McDonald's Beef Farmer Award for UK and Ireland at the Great Yorkshire Show.

John crowned top Beef Farmer in UK

Aberdeen Angus producer John Dobson has scooped the McDonald’s UK and Ireland Outstanding Beef Farmer award.

The 2018 O'Neills Foyle Cup Parade makes it way down Great James Street.

Young stars shine again at the Foyle Cup

Over 6000 young people accompanied by parents, grandparents, happily and colourfully paraded through Derry City centre in celebration of the 2018 O’Neills Foyle Cup.

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