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Belfast’s first ever dedicated Zen priest is up for a challenge

AMONG all the efforts made to resolve the problems of post-Troubles Belfast, Buddhism and the art of meditation would be considered an outlier as far as solutions go. But meditation and mindfulness are becoming a more widely known way of coping with the daily grind – and classes are available across the city. Frank Liddy […]

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West Belfast-based Delta Print sold for £80m

WEST BELFAST printing and packaging firm Delta Print and Packaging Ltd has been sold in an £80m deal. The business has been acquired by Huhtamaki, a Finnish-based packaging company for food and drink. Huhtamaki already employs more than 200 people in the north of Ireland at its molded fiber plant in Lurgan and paper recycling […]

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Feel Good Friday

Andersonstown News Feel Good Friday Deal McAuley’s Butchers Available from today until 5pm Monday 23rd May 1lb Extra Lean Mince, 1lb Steak Pieces, 4 Fresh Chicken Fillet Burgers, 1lb Sausages, 2lb Silverside Roast Only: £19.99 Please follow and like us:

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Why a tale of basketball success is also a tale of adversity and struggle

THE term amateur is becoming more and more redundant in top-level sports with the time spent honing skills and costs associated with preparation continuing to grow. This is certainly the case for four teenagers from across the city who are balancing their schoolwork with a devotion to basketball. St Malachy’s College lads Conor Ryan, Conor […]

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Dan Murray killers set themselves up as judge, jury and executioner, priest tells mourners

THE priest at the funeral of a hot food delivery driver murdered after being lured to his death by a bogus phone order said the 55-year-old’s killers set themselves up as judge, jury and executioner. Dan Murray was shot dead last Monday night in the Grosvenor Road area of Belfast. Last August he escaped another […]

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Saffrons rue slow start as they crash out of Ulster

Ulster Senior Football Championship preliminary round Fermanagh 1-12 Antrim 0-9 A TOMÁS Corrigan inspired Fermanagh proved just too hot to handle as Antrim crashed out of the Ulster Senior Football Championship at Brewster Park yesterday. The corner forward kicked nine points, five from frees and two incredible efforts from sidelines to help the Ernesiders continue […]

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