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Rose Week has been taking place at Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park in south Belfast, with thousands of visitors turning out to see the park's award-winning gardens.
9 hrs ago | Newsday
Newry and Armagh MLA Mickey Brady said the flags could be seen as intimidating by Protestant residents in the village.
13 hrs ago | Newtownabbey Today
Study USA students Aisling Wilson, Leah Rea and Carrie Neal attending the British Council s orientation event at the University of Ulster, Belfast.
David Snoddy, Galgorm Castle Golf Club and William Cartmill, Coburn s,check out the course at Galgorm Castle Golf Club ahead of next month s NI Open A Banbridge firm is to the fore as Galgorm Castle Golf Club makes ready for next month's Northern Ireland Open.
"Two males have had to be reported for indecent exposure as they thought it was a good idea to take all their clothes off to go for a swim - not a good idea," an officer wrote on the PSNI Holywood Facebook page .
A Co Down fisherman, with the help of a young people's community organisation, has joined in the fight to tackle illegal poaching from Northern Ireland waterways to protect stocks for future generations.
A young Co Down schoolgirl, who nearly died after the handlebar of a bicycle damaged an artery in her leg, has spoken for the first time about her ordeal to UTV.
Antrim Area Hospital, which caters for the Ballymen area, is once again in the spotlight over performance levels at its Accident and Emergency Unit.
The official trailer for the new movie Fifty Shades of Grey has been released, featuring Co Down actor Jamie Dornan.
Donkeys were auctioned off in Ireland as part of efforts to raise funds during the First World War, century-old public records have shown.
Organisers of Northern Ireland's alternative music festival Sunflowerfest, held since 2010 at Tubby's Farm in Hillsborough, have confirmed that Co Down natives The Answer and London electronica group The Orb will headline the fifth annual line-up alongside Mojo Fury, who will perform at the closing night.
Northern Ireland has been basking in beautiful sunshine this week, and BBC News NI readers have been sending us photographs of what they have seen while out and about.
In this week's 'MAIL' we bring you news of a boost for the leisure sector with a new eight screen cinema set for Craigavon next April.
While he was out on his stag night a Lurgan man kicked the passenger door of a vehicle causing damage.
Last week we unveiled the first part of my visit to the set of Dracula Untold , Universal's upcoming retelling of the classic character's origin story.
An 11-year-old girl nearly bled to death after being impaled on her bicycle handlebars, her mother has said.
Pictured at the final Lisburn Entrepreneur's Network event before the summer break in Hillsborough Castle are: Alderman Jim Dillon, Vice-Chair of the Council's Economic Development Committee; Billy Dixon, personal development and motivational speaker; Hazel King, Economic Development Manager, Lisburn City Council; Alderman Allan Ewart, Chairman of ... (more)
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 11:06 am
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