BBC News | Northern Ireland | Foyle and West


Tue, 16 Jul 2019 18:48:41 +0100

Graeme McDowell says his fellow players and their caddies have been telling him that Royal Portrush could be the best golf course they have seen.

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 17:40:46 +0100

David Trimble's daughter says her father changed his view on same-sex marriage after she came out to him.

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 17:35:39 +0100

Vicky Trimble, daughter of Lord Trimble, says she was surprised by her father's wording when he spoke in the House of Lords.

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 16:50:50 +0100

Senior officer responds to claim police "engaged" with an alleged UVF leader during bonfire dispute.

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 16:32:34 +0100

The Department of Justice says law to prevent domestic abuse will be extended to NI.

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 14:27:33 +0100

The airline also says it could close bases and axe summer flights next year.

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 14:18:32 +0100

Tiger Woods is "not as sharp" as he would like to be for this week's Open Championship but says a light schedule is vital to prolonging his career.

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 14:08:25 +0100

Police are treating the attack on Paschal Morgan in Kilkeel on Sunday as a hate crime.

Donegal News


Tue, 16 Jul 2019 16:30:52 +0100

Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday July 16th:

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 16:28:53 +0100

Police in Strabane are appealing for information following reports of anti-social behaviour in recent weeks. Sgt David Mc Ilwaine says they are aware of ongoing issues of anti-social behaviour occurring in and around the Ballycolman Estate area recently. He says, whilst some of this has been reported to police they believe other incidents are occurring […]

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 16:07:05 +0100

The Open Championship returns to the island of Ireland for the first time in 68 years when the world renowned Royal Portrush links plays host to the world’s best golfers for the oldest championship in golf. Denis Kirwan spoke to Philip Reid, Irish Times Golf Correspondent about one of the biggest sporting occasions ever to […]

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 15:01:23 +0100

Five community and First Responder groups in Donegal are to share almost €54,500 in funding for equipment. The money, which comes from the CLAR programme, will go towards defibrillators and equipping vehicles. The largest Donegal allocation sees €35,000 to the North West Immediate Care Programme for the purchase of 25 defibrillators and cabinets. Falcarragh First […]

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 14:23:49 +0100

Match details for the final phase of games in the All Ireland Super 8 series have been confirmed. Donegal will play Mayo at McHale Park, Castlebar on Saturday 3rd August at 6pm. At the same time Meath will play host to Kerry at Pairc Tailteann in Navan. Depending on the results of the Kerry v […]

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 13:56:27 +0100

Johnny Loughrey from JT Physiotherapy joins John in studio with tips on how to keep your body performing as best it can and also how to recover from certain injuries, as well as a Q&A session for any ailments that you may have. On today’s slot, John and Johnny focused on arthritis…

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 13:47:34 +0100

Gardai in Donegal have renewed their warnings about handing information over to scam callers. Today, they received reports of a call being answered in the Manorcunningham area from someone claiming to be from Eir broadband. The first digits of the callers number were 094873. Gardai are urging people to be wary, and never provide personal […]

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 12:19:10 +0100

Paul was joined by Mark McClean, Adam Dolan and Niamhin Kearney on the Monday Night Sessions on Highland Radio with Paul McDevitt last night! Tune in every Monday night from 9pm for the best of LIVE Irish music!

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 12:00:02 +0100

The Nine Til Noon Show with Greg Hughes – Weekday’s 9am to 12noon Magazine type mid morning chat show providing a forum for listeners to express their concerns on the issues of the day. Listen back to Tuesday’s show… Your browser does not support the audio element.

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 11:50:02 +0100

World number one golfer Brooks Koepka believes he’s got a big advantage over his rivals at this weekend’s Open Championship because his caddy knows the course inside out. Ricky Elliott worked and played at Royal Portrush as a junior. Koepka is hoping the course knowledge of his man on the bag, leads him to 5th […]