Sun, 24 Sep 2023

About Northern Ireland News

Telling it straight

Northern Ireland News is a national news service operating exclusively online.

The portal covers the tiny UK country situated in the north-east of the island of Ireland, and its population of just under two million, spread through its counties Armagh, Antrim, Down, Londonderry, Fermanagh, and Tyrone, and major cities Belfast, Derry, Craigavon, Newtownabbey, Bangor, Lisburn, Ballymena, Newtownards, Newry and Carrickfergus.

Northern Ireland News which uses the motto Telling it straight, covers all the current news from around the nation, including updates on sports whether it be boxing, rugby, rugby league, golf, Gaelic football, hurling, handball, football (soccer), basketball, hockey, cricket, or wrestling among others; and news of celebrities who hail from Northern Ireland, including Liam Neeson, Joey Dunlop, Rory McIlroy, Wayne McCullough, George Best and Van Morrison.

In addition to Northern Ireland news, the portal additionally provides a global news coverage with supporting business stories, and a section on news from around Europe.

Established by Midwest Radio Network, Northern Ireland offers a daily delivery of news by email, RSS feeds and movie reviews by James Kendrick. Principally, news content is drawn from the Big News Network news agency.

Contact: for any queries or comments, please use our contact form.

Corporate Overview:

Market: Northern Ireland/Est. population 1.9 million

Midwest Radio Network
Level 2, 111 Harrington Street
Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

Westpac Banking Corporation
Sydney, Australia

Big News Network news agency
Dubai Media City, Dubai, UAE

Title: Northern Ireland News


Mission: Northern Ireland News was conceived in 2002 to provide current news about the country, together with international headlines as part of a global network pooling resources to deliver a quality service to member portals. Each online publication has been modelled on a newspaper format for familiar readability by users. The locations forming part of the network were selected on the basis of demand for news for that location. Northern Ireland News, an online newspaper, provides coverage of the country and the broader United Kingdom. International news, business and finance stories are common across the network of sites, and are drawn from a number of sources including original in-house journalists and wire services.

Northern Ireland News and the other sites are administered by Midwest Radio Network.

Associated sites include: Scotland Star | The UK News | Belfast Bulletin | Birmingham News | Bristol Star | Cardiff Star | Leeds Times | Liverpool Star | London Mercury | Yorkshire Observer


Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Northern Ireland News.

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