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Wales offers free abortions to women from Northern Ireland

Image caption Women from Northern Ireland are now able to access free abortions in Wales Women from Northern Ireland are now able to access free abortions through the NHS in Wales. The announcement was made…

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Northern Lights in stunning overhead display in Shetland

Image copyright Heather Gray Image caption Heather Gray caught this scene in Unst in the very north of the Shetland Islands A vibrant display of the aurora borealis was visible over Shetland on Sunday night….


Full-time carer dances to Northern Soul ‘to escape’

A Northern Soul dancer who is a full-time carer for his mother has said dancing is his “release”. Carlton Gadsby, who featured in a Barclaycard advert alongside his friend Sarah, has been dancing for about…


Northern Ireland: Tory MPs urge Theresa May to ditch unsolved killings probe

Image copyright PA Image caption Former soldiers staged a protest outside the Ministry of Defence Theresa May is facing demands from 150 Tory MPs and peers to drop plans to investigate past crimes in Northern…


Northern Rock mortgages: Homeowners trapped on high interest rates

Mark and Lisa Elkins are being forced to sell the house they’ve lived in for 15 years. They took out a mortgage with Northern Rock back in 2003. When an American private equity firm, Cerberus,…


Northern Rock: US firm ‘misled’ UK government on mortgages

Image copyright Peter Macdiarmid A US private equity company has been accused of misleading the government about the biggest sale of state assets in UK history. BBC Panorama has discovered Cerberus told the government it…


Kyle Lafferty: Rangers boss Steven Gerrard ‘respects’ Northern Ireland ‘punishment’

Lafferty appeared to be in good spirits at Rangers training on Friday Kyle Lafferty has apologised to Rangers boss Steven Gerrard for failing to follow protocol in his withdrawal from the Northern Ireland squad. Lafferty…


Kyle Lafferty: Rangers confirm Northern Ireland striker’s Hamilton absence

Rangers have confirmed that striker Kyle Lafferty has been blocked from playing against Hamilton Academical on Sunday by the Irish FA. Northern Ireland’s governing body invoked Fifa’s five-day rule after the 31-year-old withdrew from their…


Man Booker Prize: Anna Burns becomes first winner from Northern Ireland

Image copyright Getty Images Anna Burns has been named the winner of this year’s Man Booker Prize – becoming the first author from Northern Ireland to triumph. Milkman, set in an unnamed Northern Irish city…


Northern Ireland a work in progress – O’Neill

Northern Ireland manager Michael O’Neill says his side need to be more clinical in attack after a 2-0 defeat by Bosnia-Herzegovina. O’Neill’s side hit the post three times in Sarajevo as Edin Dzeko’s double condemned…


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