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Tuesday 31 January 2023 Dublin: 6°C

# Antrim

Last week
22nd January 2023 - 28th January 2023
# Northern Ireland
'Viable' pipe bomb discovered in Newtownabbey
The device has been removed from the area, which is located north of Belfast, for investigation.
This month
January 2023
# Lurgan
Man (46) arrested in Belfast over murder of Natalie McNally released on bail
The 32-year-old was stabbed in her home last month.
Last year
# Dunloy
'Croke Park is a special place' - Antrim champions celebrate after stunning Galway winners
Dunloy have secured a final place for the fifth time in the club’s history.
# Ballymoney
Investigations ongoing after sudden death of two year old boy in Co Antrim
SDLP councillor Margaret Anne McKillop called it a ‘terrible tragedy which has reverberated throughout the community’.
# Awards Season
All-Ireland champs Laois and Antrim the big winners as Teams of Championships awarded
The awards were handed out at a function in Croke Park last night.
# Antrim
Man charged with murder and firearms offences in Liam Christie death investigation
The PSNI’s Major Investigation Team investigating the killing of Christie in Antrim last Thursday have charged a 44-year-old man.
17-year-old boy dies after single-vehicle crash in Antrim
Two other teenagers have been taken to hospital.
# Newtownabbey
Murder investigation launched after man dies following serious assault in Antrim
A 24-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder.
# around the grounds
Late goal drama in Limerick semi-final and four-in-a-row celebrations in Antrim
In Galway, Clarinbridge and Turloughmore booked semi-final spots.
# Giant's Causeway
Giant’s Causeway formation event may have taken just days rather than thousands of years
The striking stones attract visitors from across the world.
PSNI investigation underway after shots fired at Co Antrim home by men in 'balaclavas'
Meanwhile, a man is due before court tomorrow for ramming several PSNI vehicles with a tractor.
# co antrim
Man (94) dies following boating incident off Carrickfergus coast
The PSNI are treating the incident as a tragic drowning.
# Saffron
Antrim looking to 2023 already after ending 10-year wait for All-Ireland junior title
‘Division Four will be our target now. Trials start in November and that’s it.’
# in the hunt
Leona Maguire 3 shots off lead at Galgorm Castle
The Cavan golfer is on eight-under-par heading into the weekend.
Man charged in relation to alleged sexual assault on girl in Antrim
The man (18) is due to appear before Coleraine Magistrates’ Court tomorrow.
# they go again
All-Ireland ladies junior final replay set for the Athletics Grounds
Fermanagh and Antrim played out a draw at Croke Park on Sunday.
# Antrim
Man (29) arrested on suspicion of murder after 63-year-old man found dead in Co Antrim
The man was found dead at his home yesterday morning.
# Antrim
Local council in Antrim launches investigation into fatal bonfire fall
John Steele was killed when he fell off a pyre built on land owned by Mid and East Antrim council in Northern Ireland.
# Vigil
'Heartbreaking': Bonfire dismantled after man fell to his death in Antrim
John Steele was helping to construct a bonfire in a loyalist estate in Larne, Co Antrim, when the accident happened on Saturday night.
# Antrim
Man dies while helping to build bonfire in Larne
He has been named locally as John Steele.
'Motorbike racing is a dangerous sport', funeral of boy (9) killed on scrambler bike hears
Charlie Joyce died after his bike crashed into a friend’s in an estate in Antrim last week.
# Lovely Hurling
Wexford name unchanged side for All-Ireland preliminary quarter-final against Kerry
Antrim, who also stick with the same 15, go up against Cork.
# Muckamore abuse
Public inquiry into safeguarding issues at Antrim hospital gets underway
Muckamore Abbey is a hospital for adults with severe learning disabilities and mental health needs.
# over and out
Enda McGinley stands down as Antrim manager after loss against Leitrim
The Antrim county board released a statement confirming the news.
# Wrap
Four-goal Galway begin All-Ireland defence with big win as Clare and Tipp share spoils
Elsewhere in the Glen Dimplex All-Ireland senior camogie, Antrim scored a famous win over Offaly.
# Shake Up
Antrim and Kerry to contest Joe McDonagh Cup final after big results on dramatic day
The Kingdom came out on top when the sides met today, while Carlow upset Offaly.
# Dominant
Antrim seal place in Joe McDonagh Cup final with hammering of Meath
Antrim ran up 7-29 in Navan to qualify for the Croke Park decider.
# Northern Ireland
Two men tied up and attacked by masked men armed with hammers in Belfast
The PSNI has appealed for witnesses to come forward.
# Northern Ireland
Woman attacked by men armed with hammers during burglary in Carrickfergus
The PSNI has appealed for witnesses to come forward.
# Antrim
Police look into pro-Russian graffiti at 'Game of Thrones' site
The words ‘Z glory to Russia’ appeared at the Dark Hedges in Co Antrim.
# Joe McDonagh Cup
Kerry get back on track with Carlow win, Offaly overcome 14-man Meath
Kerry and Offaly both registered their first win in the 2022 Joe McDonagh Cup.
# Northern Ireland
Police launch murder investigation after woman stabbed to death
The woman, Alyson Nelson, 64, died a short time later – a man has been arrested by police.
# Champs
Wexford's blistering start leaves Antrim with too much to do
Wexford defeated Antrim by seven points in the decider.
# Crest of a wave
'Everything can change very quickly so we have to try and grab this while we can'
Antrim face last season’s senior championship quarter-finalists Wexford in tomorrow’s Division 2 decider at Croke Park
# home comfort
Belfast venue confirmed for Antrim-Cavan game as Ulster SFC fixtures released
Corrigan Park will host Antrim’s Ulster opener.
# Wrap
Laois defeat Antrim to retain Division 1 status, Tipperary hit Wexford for four
Elsewhere, Cavan kept their promotion hunt on track with a win over Sligo.
# saffrons
Antrim defeat Wicklow by six points to keep their promotion hopes alive
Carlow were too strong for Waterford in this evening’s Division 4 game.
# Capital gains
Neil McManus shines for Antrim but Dublin's class prevails as they win by four points
Dublin defeated Antrim on a 2-19 to 2-15 score at Corrigan Park today.
All time
# Antrim
Man (53) arrested as part of Muckamore Abbey Hospital investigation
More than 20 people have been arrested as part of the investigation so far.
# ballymena
Two charged with attempted murder and kidnap after injured man discovered in Antrim field
Detectives have charged two more men, aged 38 and 39, in relation with the incident.