Tag Archives: Andersonstown News

Heroin needles found

A LOWER Falls resident says urgent action needs to be taken after he found a heroin kit in an alleyway just yards from his home – and

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city hall plans new ‘operation banner’ statue

A £55,000 bronze statue is one of the options that’s being considered by Belfast City Council in a plan for a fourth

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A’town News new Bargain Finder comes to the rescue

THE all-new Andersonstown News Bargain Finder page has come to the aid of a local mother whose

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Grovetree’s doors close for last time

A residential home in the lower Falls has closed its doors for good. Grovetree House on the Cullingtree Road

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Holiday from hell for West Belfast family

A WEST Belfast family’s dream Spanish holiday has been turned into a nightmare after they were set upon by a group

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‘Problem’ tenants force another family to flee

A SECOND family has been forced to flee their home to escape rising levels of intimidation and harassment from

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Soul of a nation captured in many beautiful songs

I listened to young Cathal Clarke in the Bridge Grill Bar last Sunday night. Cathal, from Ardoyne, is an accomplished […]

FAI embroiled in a sing-song pub ding-dong

THE New York Times rang Squinter to find out more about the most recent controversy to engulf Irish soccer. Here’s […]

Columbanus and Patrick

St Columbanus (he lived from about 550 until 615 a.d.) should never have got on the wrong side of Queen […]

West Belfast is on the road to nowhere now

WEST Belfast has traffic, Squinter’s pretty sure it does. The Glen Road is a nightmare much of the time – […]

‘Monster snake’ terror on the Cave Hill Road

The Belfast Zoological Gardens known as Bellevue Zoo opened in 1934. I haven’t visited it for a long time but […]

Mass warfare

AT the end of a year when the start of the First World War was remembered there is one puzzle […]