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Coronavirus: Waterfront Hall and Ulster Hall wage support ends

One hundred and forty casual workers at the Belfast venues will no longer receive the cash.
Tags: News, Belfast, Waterfront Hall, Ulster Hall


Belfast tech firm bought by London equity company

TotalMobile specialises in software for mobile workers and had a turnover of almost £19m in 2019.
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North Belfast trouble: Police and fire crews attacked

Masonry, bricks and bottles were thrown at officers following trouble in north Belfast on Friday night.
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PSNI finds man wanted for two years hiding in Belfast attic

A search of the house on the Donegall Road in south Belfast was carried out on Friday morning.
Tags: News, Belfast, PSNI, Donegall Road


Milkman author wins €100,000 literary award

Anna Burns thanks Belfast's libraries after winning one of the world's most valuable literary prizes.
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Coronavirus: Stormont's evidence for Covid response 'flimsy'

Belfast Chamber's Simon Hamilton says published papers are “absolutely shocking”.
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Belfast to get new 12km greenway costing £5m

The Forth Meadow Community Greenway will connect north and west Belfast with the city centre.
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Woman removed from EasyJet plane for not wearing mask

The passenger on an EasyJet flight from Belfast to Edinburgh swore and shouted "everybody dies, you know that?" at crew.
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Woman removed from EasyJet plane for not wearing face mask

The passenger on an EasyJet flight from Belfast to Edinburgh swore and shouted "everybody dies, you know that?" at crew.
Tags: News, Edinburgh, Belfast, Easyjet


Casement Park: What is the future for Belfast's GAA home?

As things stand, the project is on track but legal action and issues around cash may yet emerge.
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‘I’ve never had so much craic’: Gaelic games come to loyalist east Belfast

Founded in May, and explicitly designed to be non-sectarian, a community club has already attracted 1,000 membersIt’s 50 years since a Gaelic football team played in east Belfast, and some 400 years since the last known hurling match – St Colmcille’s football team closed as the Troubles descended on Northern Ireland, and there’s been no record of hurling since the Gaelic lord Conn O’Neill’s rule in the 16th century. Gaelic games, associated with the nationalist community, might seem like unlikel...
Tags: Sport, UK News, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Belfast, Richard, McGreevy, Richard Maguire, Conn O'Neill, St Colmcille, East Belfast GAA Gaelic Athletic Association, Dave McGreevy


Belfast attacks: Man 'apologises' after assaults on women

Dermott McIlveen, 38, makes full admissions after six women were assaulted on Monday, a court hears.
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Belfast attacks: Man charged over assaults on women

The 38-year-old man was arrested on Thursday night and will appear in court on Saturday.
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Anya Taylor-Joy’s Furiosa Will Be “Different” From Charlize Theron’s Take

When Charlize Theron first appeared onscreen in Max Max: Fury Road, wielding a shaved head and righteous fury, she became the unquestionable breakout star, a new cinematic icon for the ages. It was such an impactful performance that Furiosa star Anya Taylor-Joy “can’t even think about trying to step into her shoes,” the actress said of her upcoming leading role in the Fury Road prequel. So instead of trying to fill those shoes, Taylor-Joy will try something “different” from Theron’s performance...
Tags: Movies, Sci-fi, Mtv, Sequels, Belfast, Chris Hemsworth, Mad Max: Fury Road, Warner Brothers, Furiosa, Miller, George Miller, Charlize-Theron, Theron, Max Max, Action/Adventure, Robert Eggers


'Misogynist' admits assaulting woman in a Belfast park

Christopher Martin McGuinness has been convicted for attacking a woman in Belvoir Forest Park.
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'Misogynist' jailed for Belfast park attack on woman

Christopher Martin McGuinness has been convicted for attacking a woman in Belvoir Forest Park.
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Furiosa Star Anya Taylor-Joy Praises Charlize Theron’s Performance

Furiosa Star Anya Taylor-Joy Praises Charlize Theron’s Performance Earlier this week, Anya Taylor-Joy was confirmed to headline George Miller’s upcoming Furiosa spinoff as a younger version of the character originated by Charlize Theron in Mad Max: Fury Road. Many fans were originally hoping to see Theron herself reprise the role in a potential sequel, but it seems that Miller is more interested in winding the clock backward to explore Furiosa’s origin story. Fortunately, Taylor-Joy is also a...
Tags: Movies, Anya Taylor-joy, Charlize Theron, Movie News, Warner Bros


‘Game of Thrones’ Prequel Series ‘House of the Dragon’ Moves Away From Northern Ireland, Will Film in England Instead

It’s the end of an era. Game of Thrones used the city of Belfast in Northern Ireland as its home base for all eight seasons of its run on HBO, and the expectation was that any prequel or spin-off shows would continue to shoot there. (Another prequel did film there, but that show wasn’t picked up.) But now Westeros will be created in another country altogether: according to a new report, the upcoming prequel series House of the Dragon will shift its home base away from Northern Ireland over to E...
Tags: Hbo, England, London, Television, Movies, Fantasy, Spain, House, Northern Ireland, Adaptation, Game Of Thrones, Dragon, Belfast, Warner Bros, Paddy Considine, Westeros


Belfast attacks: Man arrested over assaults on women

A man is being questioned by detectives investigating several assaults on women in Belfast on Monday night .
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Man arrested over Belfast stabbings

A man is being questioned by detectives investigating several assaults on women in Belfast on Monday night .
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Europe reels as it sets new COVID-19 records, slaps on new rules

By GEIR MOULSON | Associated Press BERLIN — Fears rose Thursday that Europe is running out of time to control a resurgence of the coronavirus as infections hit record daily highs in Germany, the Czech Republic, Italy and Poland. France slapped a 9 p.m. curfew on many of its biggest cities and Londoners faced new travel restrictions as governments imposed increasingly tough measures. Newly confirmed cases have surged across Europe over recent weeks as the fall kicks in, prompting authorities to b...
Tags: Europe, London, News, Sweden, France, Germany, Angela Merkel, Berlin, Walmart, Sport, European Union, World news, Ap, Czech Republic, Prague, Atlantic


House of the Dragon Gets a Different Filming Location than Game of Thrones

House of the Dragon Gets a Different Filming Location than Game of Thrones According to Winter is Coming, HBO’s upcoming Game of Thrones prequel series House of the Dragon is expected to film in a whole new different location than the original series. The network also confirmed that they’re indeed moving from GOT’s main-based location Belfast, Northern Ireland to England, specifically at Leavesden Studios in Watford, where Matt Reeves’ The Batman is also currently filming. All eight seasons ...
Tags: Hbo, UK, England, TV, Movies, TV News, Game Of Thrones, Belfast, Watford, Naomi Watts, Paddy Considine, George R R Martin, Aegon, Belfast Northern Ireland, Matt Reeves, ComingSoon


Man, 34, convicted of rape of mother in north Belfast home

A 34-year-old father is convicted of raping his mother in her north Belfast home in 2019.
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Belfast attacks: PSNI release new images of man they want to identify

Four women were stabbed and two punched during a one-and-half hour period in south and central Belfast.
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Belfast attacks: Police release image of man they want to talk to

Three women were stabbed, two were punched and police are examining a possible sixth attack.
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Belfast attacks: Possible sixth incident investigated

Police believe a man who attacked five women in Belfast on Monday may have assaulted another victim.
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Coronavirus: Belfast elective surgeries cancelled

The trust says it has reached the "trigger point" for admissions to intensive care at the City Hospital.
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Belfast attacks: Three women stabbed and two punched

Police are still hunting for the perpetrator of the attacks, which happened over a two-hour period.
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Casement Park: Nichola Mallon to recommend approval

The redevelopment of the GAA stadium in west Belfast has been beset by delays.
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Belfast stabbings: Police hunt attacker after three women stabbed

They were attacked while walking in the city centre during a two-hour period on Monday.
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