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# ballymena - This year 2022

Man (29) arrested on suspicion of murder after 63-year-old man found dead in Co Antrim
# Antrim
# Antrim

Man (29) arrested on suspicion of murder after 63-year-old man found dead in Co Antrim

Updated Jul 28th 2022, 2:44 PM 13,334 Views 0 Comments

The man was found dead at his home yesterday morning.

Family flee from house after arson attack as Antrim police investigate hate crime
# Ballymena
# Ballymena

Family flee from house after arson attack as Antrim police investigate hate crime

Jul 8th 2022, 2:34 PM 9,234 Views 5 Comments

The incident happened in the early hours of this morning.

# ballymena - Last year 2021

Two charged with attempted murder and kidnap after injured man discovered in Antrim field
# Ballymena
# Ballymena

Two charged with attempted murder and kidnap after injured man discovered in Antrim field

Dec 2nd 2021, 10:43 AM 8,060 Views 0 Comments

Detectives have charged two more men, aged 38 and 39, in relation with the incident.

Appeal for information on missing Northern Irish teenager who is believed to be in Co Clare
# Teagan Ward
# Teagan Ward

Appeal for information on missing Northern Irish teenager who is believed to be in Co Clare

Jan 18th 2021, 6:09 PM 66,254 Views 0 Comments

Teagan Ward was last seen on Friday, 15 January in the Ballymena area of Co Antrim.

# ballymena - All time

Two men arrested on suspicion of murder after death of man in flat in Antrim
# Ballymena
# Ballymena

Two men arrested on suspicion of murder after death of man in flat in Antrim

Updated Sep 30th 2020, 11:59 AM 12,220 Views 0 Comments

The PSNI has appealed for anyone with information to come forward.

Sugrue slips back as Rai leads the way at Irish Open
# Ballymena
From The42
# Ballymena

Sugrue slips back as Rai leads the way at Irish Open

Sep 26th 2020, 5:40 PM 5,166 Views 0 Comments

The Cork amateur remains the best of the Irish, but today’s 73 puts him over par.

Meat processing company Moy Park confirms Covid-19 outbreak at plant in North
# Ballymena
# Ballymena

Meat processing company Moy Park confirms Covid-19 outbreak at plant in North

Jul 23rd 2020, 2:04 PM 31,548 Views 20 Comments

The company said it is working closely with the Public Health Agency.

Teenager charged with murder of 31-year-old Jason Lee Martin in Ballymena
# Antrim
# Antrim

Teenager charged with murder of 31-year-old Jason Lee Martin in Ballymena

Jun 28th 2020, 5:13 PM 27,971 Views 0 Comments

Jason Lee Martin was stabbed in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Teenager arrested after 31-year-old man killed at house in Ballymena overnight
# Jason Lee Martin
# Jason Lee Martin

Teenager arrested after 31-year-old man killed at house in Ballymena overnight

Jun 27th 2020, 6:43 PM 38,141 Views 0 Comments

The man, named this evening as Jason Lee Martin, was discovered at a house in Orkney Drive.

Two men arrested in Ballymena following car chase
# PSNI
# PSNI

Two men arrested in Ballymena following car chase

Apr 26th 2020, 7:22 PM 14,461 Views 2 Comments

Two police officers sustained minor injuries in the chase.

Two men arrested after 'savage' burglary in Ballymena
# PSNI
# PSNI

Two men arrested after 'savage' burglary in Ballymena

Apr 14th 2020, 10:57 AM 22,286 Views 2 Comments

The burglary took place in the town just after midnight this morning.

Five masked men armed with machete enter property and assault man in 'paramilitary-style attack'
# Ballymena
# Ballymena

Five masked men armed with machete enter property and assault man in 'paramilitary-style attack'

Mar 19th 2020, 11:52 AM 11,664 Views 4 Comments

Police are appealing for anyone with information to contact them.

Appeal for witnesses after man stabbed in back in Ballymena overnight
# Appeal
# Appeal

Appeal for witnesses after man stabbed in back in Ballymena overnight

Sep 2nd 2018, 3:19 PM 5,474 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened shortly before 4am this morning.

Police appeal for witnesses over death of boy (5) in river
# Ballymena
# Ballymena

Police appeal for witnesses over death of boy (5) in river

Feb 16th 2018, 4:10 PM 18,354 Views 7 Comments

Kayden Fleck died when he and his brother were playing near the River Braid on Saturday.

Family pay tribute to son who died after being swept away in Antrim river
# Kayden Fleck
# Kayden Fleck

Family pay tribute to son who died after being swept away in Antrim river

Feb 11th 2018, 4:18 PM 46,638 Views 34 Comments

The alarm was raised at 1pm yesterday afternoon, and a major rescue operation was launched.

Four police officers injured after burglar uses two cars to smash through gates in Ballymena
# Caugh Rapid
# Caugh Rapid

Four police officers injured after burglar uses two cars to smash through gates in Ballymena

Jul 29th 2017, 2:48 PM 13,209 Views 8 Comments

Busting through the gates with a Ford Kuga was unsuccessful. The suspect had more success with a Volkswagen Polo.

Family appeal for stolen memory card with the only photos of their stillborn baby
# Co Antrim
# Co Antrim

Family appeal for stolen memory card with the only photos of their stillborn baby

Apr 26th 2017, 12:31 PM 10,503 Views 13 Comments

The memory cards also contain the only official photos of a family wedding a fortnight ago.

'It could have been a very different story': Petrol bomb thrown into Antrim family's home
# Ballymena
# Ballymena

'It could have been a very different story': Petrol bomb thrown into Antrim family's home

Apr 21st 2017, 12:58 PM 5,451 Views 7 Comments

Three adults and a 12-year-old boy were in the house at the time, but were uninjured.

Meet Ireland's Olympic Team: Steven Donnelly
# The Jerries
From The42
# The Jerries

Meet Ireland's Olympic Team: Steven Donnelly

Jul 25th 2016, 2:30 PM 2,539 Views 0 Comments

The Ballymena brawler is confident of winning a medal after qualifying at the expense of Adam Nolan.

School evacuated after suspicious object found nearby
# Ballymena
# Ballymena

School evacuated after suspicious object found nearby

Apr 14th 2016, 2:18 PM 5,862 Views 4 Comments

Police are currently at the scene in the Cambridge Avenue area of Ballymena, Belfast.

Motorcyclist dies after crashing into telegraph pole
# Glenariffe
# Glenariffe

Motorcyclist dies after crashing into telegraph pole

Mar 20th 2016, 11:15 AM 16,093 Views 6 Comments

The accident happened on the Glenariffe Road, near Ballymena.

You can buy this huge Ballymena nuclear bunker for the same price as a house in Donnybrook
# Nuclear Prices
# Nuclear Prices

You can buy this huge Ballymena nuclear bunker for the same price as a house in Donnybrook

Feb 11th 2016, 3:07 PM 25,424 Views 34 Comments

Upwardly mobile.

You can buy the huge Ballymena nuclear bunker for the same price as a house in Donnybrook
# Nuclear Prices
From The Daily Edge
# Nuclear Prices

You can buy the huge Ballymena nuclear bunker for the same price as a house in Donnybrook

Feb 11th 2016, 11:16 AM 4,117 Views 1 Comment

Upwardly mobile.

Liam Neeson's school just shared an old photo of him on the hurling team
# Hurling Back The Years
From The Daily Edge
# Hurling Back The Years

Liam Neeson's school just shared an old photo of him on the hurling team

Feb 5th 2016, 7:43 AM 9,187 Views 0 Comments

“But what I do have are a very particular set of skills…”

'Screams of fear' from murder victim will affect children for the rest of their lives
# Brian McIlhagga
# Brian McIlhagga

'Screams of fear' from murder victim will affect children for the rest of their lives

Jan 5th 2016, 6:02 AM 24,666 Views 12 Comments

Brian McIlhagga was beaten and shot by a gang of masked men in Ballymoney a year ago today.

Five males - aged between 17 and 56 - arrested on suspicion of child rape
# Ballymena
# Ballymena

Five males - aged between 17 and 56 - arrested on suspicion of child rape

Nov 12th 2015, 11:06 AM 21,437 Views 0 Comments

Police say that although the arrests all happened in Ballymena “the suspects are not all linked to each other”.

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

Michelin closure 'apocalyptic' news for almost 900 workers

Nov 4th 2015, 9:40 AM 26,858 Views 76 Comments

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

Three people arrested over death of 69-year-old man
# Murder Investigation
# Murder Investigation

Three people arrested over death of 69-year-old man

Apr 29th 2015, 8:44 AM 11,716 Views 0 Comments

Detectives are appealing for anyone with information about an ‘altercation’ to get in contact.

Two in court after 21-year-old 'beaten and burned with an iron'
# Portstewart
# Portstewart

Two in court after 21-year-old 'beaten and burned with an iron'

Mar 14th 2015, 10:36 AM 17,420 Views 0 Comments

The attack took place on Thursday this week.

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 11,490 Views 4 Comments

Three men have been arrested after the Ballymena robbery.

Woman cleared of robbing and murdering a pensioner
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Woman cleared of robbing and murdering a pensioner

Nov 17th 2014, 3:50 PM 9,328 Views 0 Comments

Jennifer Toland has been cleared of charges relating to the murder and robbery of Bertie Acheson.

On-the-run raccoon taken into police custody
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

On-the-run raccoon taken into police custody

Nov 12th 2014, 6:41 PM 10,901 Views 16 Comments

Rab had escaped from a mini-zoo in September.

Ballymena man Andrew Warwick making powerful impression at Ulster
# Homegrown
From The42
# Homegrown

Ballymena man Andrew Warwick making powerful impression at Ulster

Oct 23rd 2014, 7:45 AM 2,858 Views 2 Comments

The 23-year-old loosehead prop made his European debut for the province last weekend in Leicester.

Here are your division 1A and 1B Ulster Bank League previews
# Looking Ahead
From The42
# Looking Ahead

Here are your division 1A and 1B Ulster Bank League previews

Sep 27th 2014, 7:00 AM 2,123 Views 0 Comments

A top-of-the-table clash between Lansdowne and Clontarf is the pick of this week’s action.

Two arrested and cars seized during counterfeit car parts inquiry
# Counterfeit
# Counterfeit

Two arrested and cars seized during counterfeit car parts inquiry

Aug 21st 2014, 2:34 PM 10,457 Views 6 Comments

PSNI also seized what it believes are fake car products for luxury brands including Porsche and Mercedes.

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 8,578 Views 6 Comments

Forensic officers are now conducting an examination of the scene.

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 7,522 Views 13 Comments

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

30-times capped Ireland centre Paddy Wallace close to retirement call
# Acl
From The42
# Acl

30-times capped Ireland centre Paddy Wallace close to retirement call

May 3rd 2014, 2:36 PM 8,384 Views 16 Comments

The 34-year-old back has been struggling to recover from a long-term knee injury.

Police appeal for help in finding 32-year-old missing since last week
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Police appeal for help in finding 32-year-old missing since last week

Apr 7th 2014, 8:11 AM 9,391 Views 0 Comments

Jonathan Bones was last seen in Ballymena, County Antrim.

Boy (12) hit by brick thrown through his bedroom window
# Ballymena
# Ballymena

Boy (12) hit by brick thrown through his bedroom window

Jan 9th 2014, 7:59 AM 15,467 Views 27 Comments

A number of windows in the house were damaged during the incident.

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