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#Antrim

# 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 32,372 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 11,297 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 14,374 Views 38 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 49,305 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 10,030 Views 0 Comments

The body of Pauline Carmichael was found on Wednesday.

# antrim - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

Hey world, here are Ireland's oldest pubs that you should definitely visit
# Like A Fine Wine
From The Daily Edge
# Like A Fine Wine

Hey world, here are Ireland's oldest pubs that you should definitely visit

Feb 10th 2015, 1:09 PM 35,059 Views 4 Comments

You like old pubs? We’ve got old, old pubs.

# antrim - Monday 2 February, 2015

'Ongoing incident' involving dissident republican prisoners at high security jail
# Maghaberry
# Maghaberry

'Ongoing incident' involving dissident republican prisoners at high security jail

Feb 2nd 2015, 4:55 PM 14,940 Views 63 Comments

The prisoners are protesting over living conditions.

# antrim - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

One teenage girl held in custody over death of Chinese restaurant owner
# Co Antrim
# Co Antrim

One teenage girl held in custody over death of Chinese restaurant owner

Jan 28th 2015, 10:32 PM 22,648 Views 0 Comments

Nelson Cheung was stabbed to death earlier this month.

Today's top stories in 6 seconds
# Lunch Fix
# Lunch Fix

Today's top stories in 6 seconds

Jan 28th 2015, 1:14 PM 6,329 Views 2 Comments

Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know.

# antrim - Friday 23 January, 2015

This is what an €800,000 cocaine and ecstasy haul looks like
# Antrim
# Antrim

This is what an €800,000 cocaine and ecstasy haul looks like

Jan 23rd 2015, 9:04 AM 13,202 Views 26 Comments

An imitation firearm, three Mercedes AMG cars and a substantial amount of cash were also seized at the scene.

# antrim - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Four due in court after murder of Chinese restaurant owner
# Nelson Cheung
# Nelson Cheung

Four due in court after murder of Chinese restaurant owner

Jan 15th 2015, 7:15 AM 14,371 Views 0 Comments

Two teenagers who were arrested in relation to the late night assault have been released.

# antrim - Sunday 11 January, 2015

New arrest over murder of Chinese restaurant owner
# Randalstown
# Randalstown

New arrest over murder of Chinese restaurant owner

Jan 11th 2015, 6:40 PM 34,252 Views 15 Comments

The 65-year-old was stabbed to death and his wife injured after their car was forced off the road.

# antrim - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Appeal after couple forced off road, robbed and husband stabbed to death
# Ranadalstown
# Ranadalstown

Appeal after couple forced off road, robbed and husband stabbed to death

Jan 8th 2015, 10:50 PM 65,256 Views 49 Comments

The wife raised the alarm, but her husband died at the scene.

# antrim - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Man dragged from house and shot dead with woman and children inside
# Antrim
# Antrim

Man dragged from house and shot dead with woman and children inside

Jan 6th 2015, 3:47 PM 24,715 Views 18 Comments

The woman was also assaulted during the attack in Ballymoney.

# antrim - Sunday 28 December, 2014

Four masked men knock homeowner unconscious in midnight attack
# Antrim
# Antrim

Four masked men knock homeowner unconscious in midnight attack

Dec 28th 2014, 7:21 PM 15,797 Views 11 Comments

The man was treated in hospital for his injuries.

# antrim - Monday 22 December, 2014

Teenager beaten with iron bars in 'paramilitary-style assault' at his home
# PSNI
# PSNI

Teenager beaten with iron bars in 'paramilitary-style assault' at his home

Dec 22nd 2014, 11:59 AM 8,533 Views 11 Comments

The 19-year-old required treatment in hospital for his injuries.

# antrim - Sunday 21 December, 2014

World champions and Man United debuts - Antrim's 2014 sporting highlights
# Winning
From The42
# Winning

World champions and Man United debuts - Antrim's 2014 sporting highlights

Dec 21st 2014, 7:30 AM 2,778 Views 0 Comments

It was also a very good year for Paddy Barnes, Tony McCoy and cycling enthusiasts.

# antrim - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Man attacked with hammers in three burglar cash raid
# Armed Robbery
# Armed Robbery

Man attacked with hammers in three burglar cash raid

Nov 29th 2014, 2:40 PM 11,483 Views 4 Comments

Three men have been arrested after the Ballymena robbery.

# antrim - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Mum and her six children hit by car while on the way to school in Antrim
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Mum and her six children hit by car while on the way to school in Antrim

Nov 11th 2014, 10:59 PM 38,327 Views 37 Comments

Her eight-year-old son, Adam Gilmour, was killed in the incident.

# antrim - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Heritage Ireland: This may be the most stunning location for a castle
# Winter Is Coming
# Winter Is Coming

Heritage Ireland: This may be the most stunning location for a castle

Oct 18th 2014, 9:45 AM 19,299 Views 28 Comments

Archaeologist Neil Jackman tours Dunluce Castle in Antrim, the ‘least-understood’ of the Boyne Valley tombs, and the wonderful Drumcliff in Sligo.

# antrim - Friday 3 October, 2014

Louis van Gaal confirms Antrim's Paddy McNair set to start again for United
# Faith
From The42
# Faith

Louis van Gaal confirms Antrim's Paddy McNair set to start again for United

Oct 3rd 2014, 8:53 PM 8,596 Views 22 Comments

The 19-year-old Northern Ireland defender made his debut in the 2-1 win over West Ham.

# antrim - Monday 29 September, 2014

Louis van Gaal full of praise for Antrim's Paddy McNair, imitates THAT header
# Boy Wonder
From The42
# Boy Wonder

Louis van Gaal full of praise for Antrim's Paddy McNair, imitates THAT header

Sep 29th 2014, 6:11 PM 11,952 Views 13 Comments

The 19-year-old had a promising debut against West Ham at the weekend.

# antrim - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Homes evacuated after viable pipe bomb found in Antrim
# Investigation
# Investigation

Homes evacuated after viable pipe bomb found in Antrim

Sep 28th 2014, 4:03 PM 3,601 Views 2 Comments

The device was found below a railway bridge following a call to local police.

# antrim - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Four arrested over letter bombs to Northern Ireland and England
# Letterbombs
# Letterbombs

Four arrested over letter bombs to Northern Ireland and England

Aug 20th 2014, 1:01 PM 4,619 Views 5 Comments

Two men and two women are being questioned at Antrim Police Station.

# antrim - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Family of five escape arson attack on their home
# Antrim
# Antrim

Family of five escape arson attack on their home

Aug 6th 2014, 3:53 PM 8,574 Views 6 Comments

Forensic officers are now conducting an examination of the scene.

# antrim - Saturday 2 August, 2014

Two men die after crash between car and tractor in Co. Antrim
# Roads
# Roads

Two men die after crash between car and tractor in Co. Antrim

Aug 2nd 2014, 11:47 AM 7,249 Views 7 Comments

A third man in the car and the driver of the tractor were not seriously injured.

# antrim - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Family of missing 24-year-old 'increasingly concerned' for his welfare
# Missing
# Missing

Family of missing 24-year-old 'increasingly concerned' for his welfare

Jul 26th 2014, 11:16 AM 24,447 Views 10 Comments

Michael Hanna from Antrim went missing on Wednesday.

# antrim - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Appeal for information after cat shot through the eye
# Pellet Gun
# Pellet Gun

Appeal for information after cat shot through the eye

Jul 15th 2014, 12:32 PM 8,743 Views 26 Comments

Surgery was needed, and the cat (called ‘Judy’) is expected to survive, but may lose the eye.

# antrim - Friday 4 July, 2014

Aidan O'Rourke steps down as Louth football manager
# Louth
From The42
# Louth

Aidan O'Rourke steps down as Louth football manager

Jul 4th 2014, 7:21 PM 2,778 Views 3 Comments

The former All-Ireland winner has decided not to seek ratification for a third season in charge.

# antrim - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Limerick unchanged for Gaelic Grounds qualifier against Antrim
# Treaty County
From The42
# Treaty County

Limerick unchanged for Gaelic Grounds qualifier against Antrim

Jul 3rd 2014, 10:49 PM 2,026 Views 0 Comments

Seanie Buckley captains a team that shows just one positional switch.

# antrim - Monday 30 June, 2014

Boy (12) in serious condition after bike hit by delivery van
# Doagh
# Doagh

Boy (12) in serious condition after bike hit by delivery van

Jun 30th 2014, 7:24 PM 15,373 Views 0 Comments

It happened at lunchtime in Doagh, Co Antrim.

# antrim - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Heartbreak for Antrim as late Kenny goal helps Offaly advance in SHC
# Keep The Faith
From The42
# Keep The Faith

Heartbreak for Antrim as late Kenny goal helps Offaly advance in SHC

Jun 29th 2014, 4:16 PM 5,666 Views 6 Comments

The Faithful County managed to overturn a five-point deficit in the final 10 minutes in Ballycastle.

# antrim - Friday 27 June, 2014

RUC sergeant shot dead could have been saved 'if he was warned' by senior officers
# Failure To Act
# Failure To Act

RUC sergeant shot dead could have been saved 'if he was warned' by senior officers

Jun 27th 2014, 7:43 AM 6,071 Views 21 Comments

Sgt Joe Campbell was shot on the evening of 25 February 1977

# antrim - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Woman and three children treated for smoke inhalation after arson attack
# Fire
# Fire

Woman and three children treated for smoke inhalation after arson attack

Jun 25th 2014, 10:43 AM 7,760 Views 0 Comments

Police received a call-out late last night, after it was reported the front door of the woman’s house had been set on fire.

# antrim - Friday 20 June, 2014

Homeowner punched in face and tied up by burglars
# Cable Ties
# Cable Ties

Homeowner punched in face and tied up by burglars

Jun 20th 2014, 9:56 AM 14,528 Views 18 Comments

Two intruders attacked the man, ransacked the property and then made off on foot…

# antrim - Monday 16 June, 2014

Child killed in cliff fall named as 7-year-old Logan Crawford
# Ballycastle
# Ballycastle

Child killed in cliff fall named as 7-year-old Logan Crawford

Jun 16th 2014, 2:32 PM 39,562 Views 19 Comments

The young boy was playing with friends nearby when it happened.

# antrim - Sunday 15 June, 2014

One arrest after 32-year-old woman found dead in Antrim
# Ballymena
# Ballymena

One arrest after 32-year-old woman found dead in Antrim

Jun 15th 2014, 12:19 PM 7,508 Views 13 Comments

A 41-year-old man is currently being questioned by detectives.

# antrim - Monday 9 June, 2014

Funeral of Robert Christie to be held tomorrow
# Slurry Death
# Slurry Death

Funeral of Robert Christie to be held tomorrow

Jun 9th 2014, 11:26 AM 10,664 Views 7 Comments

The family has issued a statement through the PSNI requesting privacy at the service.