Young Conway Volunteers outside St Patrick

SEVENTEEN members of a loyalist flute band were today cleared of defying a ban on marching past St Patrick’s Catholic Church in Belfast’s Donegall Street. … more

Former TUV councillor Davy Tweed launches appeal over conviction and eight year sentence for 13 sex offences

FORMER Ireland international rugby player Davy Tweed is launching an appeal on Friday against his conviction and sentence forĀ 13 child sex abuse offences. His case … more

Former US Envoy Richard Haass holds second day of talks with unionists and RBP

TALKS aimed at breaking the parading and flags impasse have entered a second day of behind-closed-doors discussiontalks. US diplomat Richard Haass is meeting unionist politicians … more