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Mon, 21 Jan 2019 21:20:44 +0000

Three separate security alerts are under way in Londonderry - 48 hours after a bomb exploded in the city.

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 21:20:33 +0000

The grandfather of a girl who walked past a bomb in Londonderry speaks of his shock.

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 19:30:56 +0000

A Stena ferry and the Navy submarine were in the Irish Sea when the "close quarters incident" happened.

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 19:27:16 +0000

Cliftonville name former reserve team boss Michael Press as interim manager following the weekend departure of Barry Gray.

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 18:49:15 +0000

Prime Minister Theresa May has condemned Saturday's bomb attack in Londonderry.

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 18:32:04 +0000

The prime minister continues talking to the DUP and others who have Irish border backstop concerns.

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 17:25:45 +0000

A look at the timeline of events leading up to the explosion in Londonderry on Saturday.

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 17:17:51 +0000

Barnier: 'Backstop is the only deal possible'

Donegal News

 

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 17:42:56 +0000

The fifth teacher supply regional focus group to be held under the Teacher Supply Action Plan, which the Minister launched in November 2018 is to be held tonight in Letterkenny. Tonight’s event, will provide an opportunity for principals, teachers and parents in the North West to consider and respond to the Action Plan and to […]

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 17:34:24 +0000

Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Monday January 21st:

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 16:58:32 +0000

Ireland head-coach Joe Schmidt has lost two of his locks for the start of the Six Nations. Ulster have revealed that Iain Henderson will be sidelined for ‘several weeks’ with a finger injury sustained in their weekend win at Leicester in the Heineken Champions Cup. The province say it’s a fresh injury and not related […]

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 16:19:26 +0000

The British Prime Minister says that the government will not reopen the Good Friday agreement. In Theresa May’s Plan B statement to the House of Commons, she also ruled out a second Brexit referendum. She told MPs that extending Article 50 would not rule out a “no deal” Brexit and would go against the referendum […]

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 16:08:51 +0000

Army Technical Officers have carried out a controlled explosion on the hijacked vehicle in the Circular Road area of Derry. The van was hijacked by three masked men this morning before it was abandoned. Police say a number of homes remain evacuated and the cordons are still in place as investigations continue. However, the PSNI […]

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 15:51:38 +0000

‘Who said What’ is a game on the JiveTime Show where you have to guess what celebrity is saying the word ‘What’. Guess correctly and you win a cash prize! Listen to the JiveTime show to hear the ‘What’ and call in with your guess! A list of the wrong answers so far are below […]

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 14:42:04 +0000

Police in Derry are now dealing with a second security alert in the Southway area of the City. Superintendent Gordon McCalmont said: “Just before 1:45pm this afternoon, we received a report a delivery driver’s vehicle had been hijacked on Southway by four masked men, one of them who is reported to have had a gun. […]

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 13:41:39 +0000

  Met Eireann has issued a status yellow ‘snow-ice’ warning for Ireland. Icy and slippery conditions are expected with scattered sleet and snow showers most frequent across Ulster and Connacht. Some of these showers will spread into central and eastern areas at times, with the odd flurry further south. Accumulations of 1 to 2 centimetres […]

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 13:35:40 +0000

Paramedics and other ambulance personnel attached to the National Ambulance Service Representative Association will carry out a 10 hour work stoppage tomorrow over recognition. NASRA, which is affiliated to the Psychiatric Nurses Association says the HSE has not responded to invitations from the Workplace Relations Commission to talks in a bid to resolve the dispute. […]

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 13:00:56 +0000

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 Monday’s show… Your browser does not support the audio element.