Co Down teen scoops big lotto win
Published: Thursday, 23 October 2014
A teenager from Co Down has become one of Northern Ireland's youngest ever lottery winners after scooping a prize of £390,643.
July Lotto jackpot claimed in Co Down
Published: Thursday, 09 October 2014
Hundreds of thousands of pounds of National Lottery jackpot money have finally been claimed in Co Down, having been won in a draw at the end of July.
Older people 'contribute £25bn to NI'
Published: Wednesday, 01 October 2014
Almost £25bn will be contributed to the economy by older people over the next 50 years, research has found.
UK's 'happiest places' in NI
Published: Wednesday, 24 September 2014
Four out of five of the happiest places in the UK are in Northern Ireland, the Office for National Statistics has said.
Mystery Euromillions winner sought
Published: Sunday, 21 September 2014
The hunt is on for the winner of a lottery ticket - worth €87m - that was bought in the Republic of Ireland.
Rare treasure discovered in NI
Published: Wednesday, 10 September 2014
A pensioner has unearthed long lost treasure in a field on the Ards Peninsula more than 300 years after it was first lost.
Belfast 'most expensive meal out in UK'
Published: Tuesday, 19 August 2014
Belfast is the most expensive UK city to dine out in, according to an annual cost comparison study.
'Super yacht' causes stir in Belfast
Published: Monday, 18 August 2014
A multi-million pound 'super yacht' owned by a Swiss entrepreneur has berthed at Belfast Lough and has been causing quite a stir.
£300k lottery ticket remains unclaimed
Published: Wednesday, 13 August 2014
A winning lottery ticket worth over £300,000, which was bought in Co Down, remains unclaimed.
Co Antrim lottery prize goes unclaimed
Published: Tuesday, 17 June 2014
An unclaimed lottery win of £116,000 in Co Antrim will now go to good causes.
Co Down Lotto winner scoops £1m prize
Published: Monday, 16 June 2014
A Co Down woman celebrated winning over £1m after claiming the Lotto jackpot from a draw in April.
Former choirboy, 105, meets new singers
Published: Wednesday, 11 June 2014
A 105-year-old former choirboy has made a nostalgic visit to Belfast's St Anne's Cathedral to meet its newest choral members.
Ballymoney teen crowned Miss NI 2014
Published: Tuesday, 13 May 2014
Ballymoney student Rebekah Shirley has been crowned Miss Northern Ireland 2014 following an event at Belfast's Europa Hotel on Monday night.
Connolly denies Belfast gig memory loss
Published: Tuesday, 29 April 2014
Billy Connolly has opened up about being diagnosed with both prostate cancer and Parkinson's disease on the same day.
VB celebrates birthday with family
Published: Friday, 18 April 2014
Victoria Beckham marked her 40th birthday by gathering her family and friends for a special dinner in Malibu, California.
£500k lottery ticket remains unclaimed
Published: Wednesday, 16 April 2014
The search is on for the lucky owner of a £500k lottery ticket bought in Co Tyrone which remains unclaimed.
Gay pop star's message of support
Published: Tuesday, 15 April 2014
Co Tyrone pop singer Ryan Dolan has used his experiences as a young gay man growing up in the town of Strabane to help others who may find themselves in similar situations.
Winning lottery ticket sold in Ireland
Published: Wednesday, 02 April 2014
The winning ticket of Tuesday night's EuroMillions lottery draw was sold somewhere in Ireland, it has been revealed.
Lottery ticket worth over £100k unclaimed
Published: Thursday, 27 March 2014
The National Lottery is urging players in the Boroughs of Antrim and Ballymena to check their tickets as a tidy little prize sum of £116,304 remains unclaimed.
Newry postman's extra special delivery
Published: Tuesday, 25 March 2014
As a postman, Newry dad Paul Feenan is used to handling special packages - but he got the shock of his life when he had to deliver his own daughter on his bathroom floor last week.
NI's first urban villages revealed
Published: Thursday, 20 March 2014
Colin and Lower Newtownards Road have been announced as the first two urban villages of Northern Ireland.
Paddy Power's Pistorius advert banned
Published: Wednesday, 19 March 2014
An advertising campaign by bookmaker Paddy Power regarding the Oscar Pistorius trial - which offered "money off if he walks" - brought advertising into disrepute, the regulator has ruled.
Reese launching lifestyle company
Published: Friday, 14 March 2014
Actress Reese Witherspoon is following in the footsteps of Gwyneth Paltrow and Blake Lively by launching her own lifestyle company.
Miss Ulster finalist in Fixers project
Published: Thursday, 06 March 2014
An Enniskillen teenager and finalist in the Miss Ulster competition who suffered serious seizures has linked up with a charity to help young people build their self-esteem.
Childcare costs NI families £16k a year
Published: Tuesday, 04 March 2014
Research has revealed that mounting childcare costs are a major drain on local families, with the average household paying out over £16,000 a year for the service.
Dancer, 86, keeps students on their toes
Published: Friday, 28 February 2014
An 86-year-old former professional dancer is still keeping her students on their toes by teaching keep fit classes seven times a week.
Ulster Bank cuts festival sponsorship
Published: Tuesday, 25 February 2014
Organisers of the Belfast Festival at Queen's have said they are "very confident" this year's event will go ahead, despite the Ulster Bank cutting its sponsorship.
Strabane hosts first ever LGBT Festival
Published: Friday, 14 February 2014
The Co Tyrone town of Strabane hosts its first ever lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender festival this weekend.
NI 'Toddlers & Tiaras' event slammed
Published: Thursday, 16 January 2014
Hundreds of concerned people have joined a Facebook group in protest against a child beauty pageant planned for Belfast.
Lottery winner claims £100k prize
Published: Wednesday, 08 January 2014
National Lottery operator Camelot has confirmed that an outstanding £100,000 winning prize has been claimed.
£100k lotto prize unclaimed in Co Antrim
Published: Friday, 03 January 2014
Co Antrim National Lottery players are being urged to check their tickets as a substantial Lotto prize of £116,304 has yet to be claimed in the boroughs of Antrim and Ballymena.
Jack and Grace top baby names league
Published: Thursday, 19 December 2013
Jack and Grace have been unveiled as the most popular children's names of 2013.
Young people help pipe dreams come true
Published: Thursday, 12 December 2013
Marching bands may have earned themselves a negative reputation of late, however, one group is working to rectify that image and is encouraging schools to offer pupils piping and drumming classes.
NI parents struggle to pay for childcare
Published: Wednesday, 04 December 2013
Most parents in Northern Ireland struggled to pay for childcare at some point last year, a survey has found.
£27m EuroMillions win for Strabane woman
Published: Sunday, 01 December 2013
A 48-year-old Strabane woman is celebrating becoming Northern Ireland's biggest ever lotto winner.

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