All posts tagged "Northern Ireland"
News/ 1 year ago
Covid-19 vaccine to be offered to 5-11 year olds across Northern Ireland
Children aged 5-11 who are not in a clinical risk group are now to be offered the opportunity to receive a...
Armagh/ 1 year ago
Remaining Covid-19 restrictions in Northern Ireland to be axed
Northern Ireland has confirmed the removal of the remaining Covid-19 restrictions. Health Minister Robin Swann has received the backing of ministerial...
Legal challenge over Commissioner’s ‘failure to intervene’ on post-primary mask rules
Lawyers acting on behalf of a secondary school child have launched a legal challenge against Commissioner for Children and Young People...
Covid-19: Seven further deaths reported as changes made to guidance for Care Homes
There have been seven further Covid-related deaths reported in Northern Ireland, four occurring in the last 24 hours. The total number...
Online child sexual abuse crimes rose by 80% in the past three years
Statistics show that online child sexual abuse crimes, recorded by the PSNI, have jumped by over 80 per cent in the...
Covid-19: Six deaths reported since Friday as Robin Swann wants restrictions removed ‘this week’
There have been six further Covid-related deaths reported in Northern Ireland since Friday – two in the last 24 hours. The...
Armagh/ 1 year ago
Minister of State says Armagh City of Culture bid could ‘turbocharge’ local economy
The Minister of State for Northern Ireland has said the city’s Culture bid has his “full throttle support”. During a visit...
Givan gone: Warning of ‘significant consequences’ for NI as First Minister resigns
The DUP First Minister of Northern Ireland has resigned from the position. The confirmation came a short time ago in a...
Covid-19: Three further deaths reported in the past 24 hours
There have been three further Covid-related deaths reported in Northern Ireland in the last 24 hours. The total number of deaths...
Portrush minister wins Presbyterian Moderator race as Richhill clergyman runner-up
A Portrush minister has been elected as the new Moderator of the Presbyterian Church in Ireland, with a Richhill clergyman taking...
Ban on smoking in vehicles with children present hailed as ‘landmark day’
Health Minister Robin Swann has described today’s introduction of legislation banning smoking in vehicles where children are present as a landmark...
MP asks Chancellor to scrap National Insurance rise which will ‘hammer workers’
Upper Bann MP Carla Lockhart has written to Chancellor Riski Sunak and urged him to scrap plans for a National Insurance...