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# antrim - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Police officer hit in head with brick
# The Glen
# The Glen

Police officer hit in head with brick

Mar 29th 2016, 5:45 PM 32,146 Views 23 Comments

She was treated in hospital.

# antrim - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Antrim were supported by Tyson Fury today as they secured promotion
# Going Up
From The42
# Going Up

Antrim were supported by Tyson Fury today as they secured promotion

Mar 27th 2016, 4:48 PM 7,913 Views 7 Comments

The heavyweight champion of the world pledged his allegiance to the saffron corner.

# antrim - Sunday 20 March, 2016

Motorcyclist dies after crashing into telegraph pole
# Glenariffe
# Glenariffe

Motorcyclist dies after crashing into telegraph pole

Mar 20th 2016, 11:15 AM 16,076 Views 6 Comments

The accident happened on the Glenariffe Road, near Ballymena.

# antrim - Monday 7 March, 2016

Images released of bomb parts found buried in park this weekend
# Antrim
# Antrim

Images released of bomb parts found buried in park this weekend

Mar 7th 2016, 5:41 PM 12,897 Views 19 Comments

Two barrels contained a variety of bomb-making components.

# antrim - Saturday 5 March, 2016

Two men arrested after crashing stolen fire engine
# Antrim
# Antrim

Two men arrested after crashing stolen fire engine

Mar 5th 2016, 10:58 AM 16,549 Views 38 Comments

The incident happened last night just before 4.30am.

# antrim - Saturday 30 January, 2016

Second arrest over 'heinous' murder of 48-year-old man
# Ballycastle
# Ballycastle

Second arrest over 'heinous' murder of 48-year-old man

Jan 30th 2016, 1:08 PM 13,440 Views 0 Comments

The officer heading up the investigation said the man suffered “a traumatic and frightening death”.

# antrim - Friday 29 January, 2016

Storm Gertrude rips down trees at Game of Thrones' Dark Hedges
# Tourist Destination
# Tourist Destination

Storm Gertrude rips down trees at Game of Thrones' Dark Hedges

Jan 29th 2016, 12:34 PM 30,676 Views 31 Comments

Strong winds brought down trees at the famous Co Antrim landmark.

# antrim - Monday 25 January, 2016

Man dragged out of house and beaten by gang in broad daylight
# Newtownabbey
# Newtownabbey

Man dragged out of house and beaten by gang in broad daylight

Jan 25th 2016, 7:52 AM 15,213 Views 21 Comments

Police are looking for witnesses to an attack that happened yesterday afternoon.

# antrim - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

Police looking to trace movements of car owned by pensioner who was found stabbed to death in his home
# Murder Investigation
# Murder Investigation

Police looking to trace movements of car owned by pensioner who was found stabbed to death in his home

Jan 19th 2016, 6:33 PM 33,180 Views 0 Comments

67-year-old Eddie Girvan was found dead in his home in Greenisland village last night.

# antrim - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Six police officers injured in stolen car chase
# Creeper Robbery
# Creeper Robbery

Six police officers injured in stolen car chase

Jan 13th 2016, 10:45 AM 11,371 Views 7 Comments

Three PSNI vehicles were also damaged.

# antrim - Monday 11 January, 2016

Conor McKee was shot dead in his own home and found hours later
# Murder Probe
# Murder Probe

Conor McKee was shot dead in his own home and found hours later

Jan 11th 2016, 3:21 PM 18,980 Views 0 Comments

The 31-year-old was found by his mother in his Belfast bedroom.

# antrim - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

Two-year-old boy crushed to death by chest of drawers
# Antrim
# Antrim

Two-year-old boy crushed to death by chest of drawers

Jan 6th 2016, 12:17 PM 19,573 Views 10 Comments

Archie Tafts was rushed to hospital after the incident yesterday afternoon but died a short time later.

# antrim - Saturday 2 January, 2016

Laois and Wexford begin campaigns with victory
# Walsh Cup
From The42
# Walsh Cup

Laois and Wexford begin campaigns with victory

Jan 2nd 2016, 9:45 PM 10,320 Views 4 Comments

The Walsh Cup got under way today with the O’Moore side and Model men prevailing in their respective clashes.

# antrim - Sunday 27 December, 2015

Young boy (7) dies and seven others are injured in three-car crash
# Antrim
# Antrim

Young boy (7) dies and seven others are injured in three-car crash

Dec 27th 2015, 10:14 AM 13,654 Views 3 Comments

The crash happened yesterday evening outside Newtownabbey.

# antrim - Friday 18 December, 2015

Thirty boxes of steak and a power washer stolen from Antrim butchers
# Theft
# Theft

Thirty boxes of steak and a power washer stolen from Antrim butchers

Dec 18th 2015, 5:15 PM 8,805 Views 36 Comments

Police want to hear from anyone who may be offered meat for sale in unusual circumstances.

# antrim - Saturday 21 November, 2015

Man (48) in hospital after being attacked by armed gang in aggravated burglary
# Craigs Road
# Craigs Road

Man (48) in hospital after being attacked by armed gang in aggravated burglary

Nov 21st 2015, 10:57 AM 13,176 Views 10 Comments

The gang of five men ransacked the property before fleeing empty handed.

# antrim - Monday 9 November, 2015

Eagle-eyed police made sure an Antrim farmer got his stolen tractor back
# Nice Work
# Nice Work

Eagle-eyed police made sure an Antrim farmer got his stolen tractor back

Nov 9th 2015, 5:56 PM 17,573 Views 23 Comments

The tractor was recovered on a routine patrol last night.

# antrim - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

Michelin closure 'apocalyptic' news for almost 900 workers
# Devastation
# Devastation

Michelin closure 'apocalyptic' news for almost 900 workers

Nov 4th 2015, 9:40 AM 26,834 Views 76 Comments

The company’s factory in Ballymena is set to close by 2018.

# antrim - Sunday 18 October, 2015

Man has eye socket fractured and suspected leg break in forecourt attack
# Vicious
# Vicious

Man has eye socket fractured and suspected leg break in forecourt attack

Oct 18th 2015, 6:34 PM 38,756 Views 14 Comments

Police are appealing for information following the incident.

# antrim - Sunday 27 September, 2015

You can stay in these amazing buildings for less than €55 a night
# Weekend Away
# Weekend Away

You can stay in these amazing buildings for less than €55 a night

Sep 27th 2015, 5:00 PM 28,225 Views 10 Comments

If you’re thinking of a weekend away.

# antrim - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Brad Pitt is filming in Ireland and here’s the best headline about it
# The Pitts
# The Pitts

Brad Pitt is filming in Ireland and here’s the best headline about it

Sep 23rd 2015, 9:49 PM 25,848 Views 19 Comments

The Lost City of Z is shooting in Co Antrim, and locals aren’t best pleased.

# antrim - Monday 21 September, 2015

Man arrested for shining laser at a police helicopter
# Bad Form
# Bad Form

Man arrested for shining laser at a police helicopter

Sep 21st 2015, 12:35 PM 19,839 Views 0 Comments

The 35-year-old has been charged with three offences.

# antrim - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Man with crossbow arrested after "dangerous" stand-off
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

Man with crossbow arrested after "dangerous" stand-off

Sep 9th 2015, 6:33 PM 23,038 Views 14 Comments

11 cannabis plants were discovered in the man’s house.

# antrim - Friday 21 August, 2015

One change for Wexford U21s ahead of Antrim semi-final
# Final Four
From The42
# Final Four

One change for Wexford U21s ahead of Antrim semi-final

Aug 21st 2015, 9:03 PM 4,191 Views 3 Comments

Tony French is given a chance to impress.

# antrim - Friday 14 August, 2015

Boy (4) dies after accident at his parents' brewery
# RIP
# RIP

Boy (4) dies after accident at his parents' brewery

Aug 14th 2015, 9:55 AM 29,573 Views 5 Comments

The incident happened yesterday.

# antrim - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Dublin's minor hurlers are back in an All-Ireland semi-final
# Young Dubs
From The42
# Young Dubs

Dublin's minor hurlers are back in an All-Ireland semi-final

Jul 25th 2015, 4:52 PM 7,140 Views 0 Comments

The overcame Antrim in today’s quarter-final.

# antrim - Friday 24 July, 2015

Claims Ibiza holidaymaker was beaten by police hours before he died
# Alan Drennan
# Alan Drennan

Claims Ibiza holidaymaker was beaten by police hours before he died

Jul 24th 2015, 2:25 PM 25,369 Views 13 Comments

21-year-old Alan Drennan was found dead in his hotel room on Sunday.

# antrim - Saturday 11 July, 2015

Man dead after motorbike crash
# Tragic
# Tragic

Man dead after motorbike crash

Jul 11th 2015, 12:37 PM 24,953 Views 1 Comment

Police are asking for anyone with any information about the incident to come forward.

# antrim - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

Unionists condemn 'evil' Swastika flown near Loyalist bonfire
# Marching Season
# Marching Season

Unionists condemn 'evil' Swastika flown near Loyalist bonfire

Jul 8th 2015, 10:16 PM 20,109 Views 95 Comments

The incident came one day after graffiti threatening to “crucify” Catholics in Belfast.

# antrim - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Have you seen this horse? She's heavily pregnant and was stolen last night
# Have You Seen Me?
# Have You Seen Me?

Have you seen this horse? She's heavily pregnant and was stolen last night

Jul 2nd 2015, 6:50 PM 14,688 Views 23 Comments

River, the mare in question who was only recently rescued, was taken during the night from a sanctuary near Ballynoe, Co Antrim.

# antrim - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Four arrested over Easter Monday crash that killed two young people
# Ballycastle
# Ballycastle

Four arrested over Easter Monday crash that killed two young people

Jun 30th 2015, 3:40 PM 15,388 Views 0 Comments

Police are also again appealing for witnesses to the crash to come forward.

# antrim - Monday 8 June, 2015

Deaths of married couple in Antrim home 'unexplained' as tests rule out carbon monoxide poisoning
# Investigation
# Investigation

Deaths of married couple in Antrim home 'unexplained' as tests rule out carbon monoxide poisoning

Jun 8th 2015, 2:32 PM 7,415 Views 2 Comments

The bodies were found by their son on Thursday night.

# antrim - Friday 5 June, 2015

Married couple found dead by their son in Antrim house
# Unexplained
# Unexplained

Married couple found dead by their son in Antrim house

Jun 5th 2015, 3:30 PM 35,168 Views 4 Comments

The discovery was made in the Abbey area of Ballycastle yesterday.

# antrim - Monday 18 May, 2015

Man dragged into hall by masked men and attacked with hammers and a hatchet
# Puncture Wounds
# Puncture Wounds

Man dragged into hall by masked men and attacked with hammers and a hatchet

May 18th 2015, 9:36 AM 17,374 Views 4 Comments

The attack was carried out in Antrim last night.

# antrim - Friday 24 April, 2015

'We’re delighted we’re allowed to go home now': Barry Lyttle escapes jail in Australia
# Sydney
# Sydney

'We’re delighted we’re allowed to go home now': Barry Lyttle escapes jail in Australia

Apr 24th 2015, 7:08 AM 32,358 Views 83 Comments

The Irishman was given a 13-month suspended sentence.

# antrim - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Elderly man arrested over 1974 murder of 27-year-old with mental age of 6 year old
# Antrim
# Antrim

Elderly man arrested over 1974 murder of 27-year-old with mental age of 6 year old

Apr 21st 2015, 9:56 AM 11,293 Views 76 Comments

The case of John Pat Cunningham was reopened this year.

# antrim - Thursday 9 April, 2015

'We are in the midst of a crisis': Sanctuary for 170 horses facing closure
# Antrim
# Antrim

'We are in the midst of a crisis': Sanctuary for 170 horses facing closure

Apr 9th 2015, 7:00 PM 9,688 Views 40 Comments

The sanctuary has had a “no kill” policy since its beginning but its founder now fears for the futures of the animals she has cared for.

# antrim - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Loyalist gangs blamed for murdering father-of-five
# Brian McIlhagga
# Brian McIlhagga

Loyalist gangs blamed for murdering father-of-five

Mar 26th 2015, 6:11 PM 14,362 Views 40 Comments

The paramilitaries are also in the frame for a series of other “punishment attacks”.

# antrim - Saturday 7 March, 2015

Appeal after driver tries to pull teenage girl into car
# Ramoan Road
# Ramoan Road

Appeal after driver tries to pull teenage girl into car

Mar 7th 2015, 5:22 PM 49,302 Views 14 Comments

The man is described as being of thin build, aged around 30, with a “broad country accent”.

# antrim - Friday 27 February, 2015

Man charged with murder of 61-year-old woman
# Lough Neagh
# Lough Neagh

Man charged with murder of 61-year-old woman

Feb 27th 2015, 8:33 AM 10,029 Views 0 Comments

The body of Pauline Carmichael was found on Wednesday.