FUSE FM Ballymoney Local

Local Features & News In And Around Ballymoney

04/18/2018 06:00 AM
PSNI take part in 24 hour speed enforcement marathon
Recognising that inappropriate speed is the single biggest factor in fatal road collisions across Europe, Police across Northern Ireland are participating in the TISPOL (The European Traffic Police Network)  24 hour speed enforcement marathon today (18 April 2018). Chief Inspector... Read More ›

04/17/2018 01:09 PM
Visitors to the Glens of Antrim Coastal Route are being encouraged to take the road less travelled this summer to discover some of the must-visit tourist attractions in the area, with the launch of a new map by Carrickfergus Enterprise.... Read More ›

04/17/2018 10:29 AM
Country singing legend Big Tom McBride passes away.
Country singer ‘Big Tom’ sadly has passed away this morning surrounded by his loved ones. FUSE FM presenter and friend of Big Tom, Alastair Coyles reacts to the sad news. “Really saddened to hear the news of my dear friend... Read More ›

04/14/2018 03:12 PM
Appeal for information following hoax pipe bomb in Ballymoney estate
Detectives are appealing for information after a hoax pipebomb was thrown into a family home in Ballymoney. A brick was used to smash the front window of a property in Carnany Park sometime overnight, and the device was then thrown... Read More ›

04/12/2018 11:22 AM
27 schools identified as having sustainability issues.
An undated action plan issued by the Education Authority has identified 27 schools which could be set to close or merge due to what they call ‘sustainability issues’ in 2018/19. Included on this list are Coleraine Collage, North Coast IC... Read More ›

04/10/2018 04:21 PM
Made in Ulster – New BBC Radio Ulster programme
Made In Ulster is a new four-part discussion series for BBC Radio Ulster, in which presenter William Crawley and guests explore a diverse range of topics drawn from Ulster-Scots history and culture. Beginning on Sunday 22 April at 6pm, the... Read More ›

04/09/2018 05:46 PM
Three loyalist paramilitary groups today release a joint statement. “We fully support the rule of law in all areas of life and emphatically condemn all forms of criminal activity. “
The Red Hand Commando, Ulster Defence Association (UDA) and Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) issued a joint statement today on the eve of the 20th anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement. “The Good Friday Agreement was created in a spirit of... Read More ›

04/09/2018 05:26 PM
Dalriada Dash 5k run
Dalriada Dash, a 5K run (or walk), to be held on Wednesday 18th April 2018 at 7.00pm. The course will go through both the Dalriada School grounds and the Ballymoney Show grounds. Cost is £5.00 per entry or £10.00 per... Read More ›

04/09/2018 05:58 AM
Missing Person! Can you help? ***UPDATE, FOUND SAFE AND WELL***
The PSNI are currently trying to establish the whereabouts of this 15 year old male. DAVID HOUSTON has been reported missing. He is approximately 5’11” and may be wearing glasses, a green coat with fur lined hood, black trousers and... Read More ›

04/07/2018 11:14 AM
The background to the story of the transatlantic migration of upwards of 100 local families in 1718 will be explored in a forthcoming conference to be hosted by Garvagh Museum on Saturday, 12 May in association with the Ulster Historical... Read More ›