Healthy Historical Revisionism in Ireland, Britain and Kurdistan

Gary Kent | Posted 28.12.2014 | UK Politics
Gary Kent

Historical events linger across generations with sometimes lethal consequences but dispassionate revisionism with new insights, facts and reflections - good history in short - can scotch potent myths and consign running sores to the past, as has been the case with troubled Anglo-Irish relations, and could be for Kurdistan.

Laure Prouvost Wins Turner Prize 2013 For Video Installation Wantee

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.12.2013 | UK

This year's Turner Prize has been won by French artist Laure Prouvost, who collected the prestigious award for her video installation set in a mocked ...

"City Employs 'Culture' to Tackle Division - and Wins" - According to the Irish Times

Graeme Farrow | Posted 29.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Graeme Farrow

We implore anyone with an interest in the visual arts to make a journey to the very edgiest edge of Europe this year. There will never be a better time to visit Derry and you will not be disappointed.

Our City of Culture Story

Graeme Farrow | Posted 01.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Graeme Farrow

Between 2011 and the start of this year, I've worked with a close and talented team in Derry~Londonderry to build a programme of over 200 events. The schedule is both world class and home grown, that's what makes it so unique and makes the city worth a visit.

The Mighty WAH? Derry Shop Takes On HMV Over Name Change

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 16.07.2013 | UK

A former HMV worker has upended the music giant's attempts to pull the plug on his new record shop. Lawyers for the troubled retailer, which shut d...

Derry-Londonderry: Music City

Neil Cowley | Posted 10.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Neil Cowley

Music City, a dawn-to-dawn festival celebration of music and performance that took place this past summer solstice weekend in Derry-Londonderry, UK's City of Culture. A day when people seemed to just miss work w

Notable Bands from Northern Ireland: How Many Can You Name?

Michael Macaroon | Posted 20.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Anyone who’s had a night on the town in Belfast will be struck by the energy of the live music scene. Every night of the week, week in week out, cou...

Northern Ireland's Cities: Why you need to visit Londonderry this summer

Posted 15.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Northern Ireland’s second city is Londonderry. Londonderry became the first UK City of Culture in 2013 and to celebrate an astounding 170 festivals ...

Channel 4's 'London Irish': Reinforcing Stereotypes?

Scott De Buitléir | Posted 24.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Scott De Buitléir

For any self-respecting Irish person in London - or for any Londoner of Irish decent - this new series could be portrayed as being representative of them, and they may not like what they're about to see.

The Maiden City of Northern Ireland

Gareth Johnson | Posted 18.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Gareth Johnson

In recent times, Derry's international reputation has been defined by the sectarian conflict known as 'The Troubles'. It was here in this city that civil rights marches escalated into the street battles of the Bogside and the Bloody Sunday shootings.

Ireland's Causeway Coast - Legend, Folklore, and Geology

Gareth Johnson | Posted 14.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Gareth Johnson

The Causeway truly justifies its world heritage status. To stand on the eerily hexagonal stones and look out into the stormy Atlantic Ocean is a rare thrill.

(WATCH) 'We Could Have Been Looking At Mass Murder'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 04.03.2013 | UK

Police in Northern Ireland have condemned 'reckless' dissident republicans over a foiled bomb plot that could have caused mass casualties. Four pri...

Rioting Breaks Out In Belfast Again

PA | Posted 07.12.2012 | UK

Rioting has broken out in Belfast city centre again after hundreds of loyalists took to the streets to protest over flags. A spokeswoman for the Po...

Clinton Calls For End To Northern Ireland Violence

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.12.2012 | UK

Hillary Clinton urged an end to the new outbreak of violence in Northern Ireland, saying it was "never an acceptable response to disagreements." Th...

Two Bombs Found As Hillary Clinton Visits N Ireland

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.12.2012 | UK

A second explosive device has been found amid rising sectarian tensions in advance of Hillary Clinton's visit to Northern Ireland on Friday. Just h...

Bomb Found In Londonderry Ahead of Hillary Clinton Visit In Londonderry

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.12.2012 | UK

Four men have been arrested after a bomb was found in Londonderry. Police said the viable device was discovered after officers investigating dissid...

Seamus Heaney Heads Londonderry's UK City Of Culture Plans

PA | Posted 25.12.2012 | Home

Northern Irish Nobel Prize-winning poet Seamus Heaney will be among an array of international and local talent featured during Londonderry's year as t...

Apology For Sinn Fein Mayor After 'Traumatic' Police Raid

PA | Posted 20.08.2012 | UK

Police have apologised after raiding the home of a Sinn Fein lord mayor in Northern Ireland as part of a probe into republican activity. Kevin Camp...

Will McGuinness Reveal IRA Bombers?

PA | Posted 22.04.2012 | UK

The parents of a schoolboy killed when he triggered an IRA bomb in Londonderry in 1973 believe Martin McGuinness knows who was involved. Gordon Gal...

Police On Full Alert In Northern Ireland After Londonderry Bombing

PA | Posted 21.03.2012 | UK

Police in Northern Ireland were on full alert today amid fears of an escalating terrorist campaign by dissident republicans. A faction opposed to t...

Dissident Republicans Blamed For Londonderry Explosions

PA | Posted 20.01.2012 | UK

Two explosions in Londonderry forced elderly residents to leave their sheltered accommodation. Homes and businesses in the city centre were also ev...

Londonderry Hit By Twin Explosions

PA | Posted 20.03.2012 | UK

Two explosions were reported in Northern Ireland tonight. The blasts happened near a tourist office and a benefits office in the centre of Londonde...

Londonderry Hit By Twin Explosions

PA | Posted 20.03.2012 | UK

Two explosions were reported in Northern Ireland tonight. The blasts happened near a tourist office and a benefits office in the centre of Londonde...

Bomb Explodes At Londonderry City Of Culture Office

PA | Posted 12.12.2011 | UK

It is only a matter of time before dissident republicans kill police or civilians, it has been claimed. Just hours after they bombed the offices wh...

Questionable Time #2

Loudribs | Posted 16.11.2011 | UK Politics

Good morning Lemmings and rejoice for a new record has been set! That's right, I managed to fully comprehend around 68.2% of last night's show which is by far and away the most clarity I have ever achieved with an episode from Northern Ireland (I usually manage 20 or so percent).