Category Archives: Issues

The future of loyalism

Loyalist representatives can see light at the end of the tunnel, after a troubled year so far, but warn that their communities have been left far behind. The murder of Bobby Moffett...

Marie-Louise Connolly

BBC Northern Ireland’s Health Correspondent, Marie-Louise Connolly, has been at the corporation since 1992 and took on the health role in April 2009. After completing a degree in politics at Queen’s University,...

St George’s Market

  An eclectic mix of tastes, traditions and good value means that traders at St George’s Market are busier than ever despite the economic downturn. Meadhbh Monahan reports. Vestiges of Belfast’s past...

Ulster Canal plans

agendaNi takes a look at plans to reopen the first phase of the Ulster Canal. Part of the Ulster Canal, which closed almost 80 years ago, could be re-opened by 2013 now...

Colin Bateman: crime to composing

Bangor author Colin Bateman talks to Meadhbh Monahan about his success to date and his foray into the world of theatre. The composition of a national anthem for Northern Ireland by two...

Mark Simpson

Mark Simpson on covering Ireland for the BBC, following Tony Blair’s last campaign trail, and aiming to achieve his sports stadium ambition. How did you get started in journalism? Confession time. I...