The shooting of Albert Rodden in Limavady, Co. Londonderry
17th April 2019
The shooting of Albert Rodden on 17th April 1942 was a tragic accident involving a US Army convoy and the mis-firing machine gun of Sergeant WV Clipsham.
The first GI Bride wedding in Northern Ireland
13th April 2019
The first GI Bride wedding in Northern Ireland took place in secret between Private First Class Herbert Cooke and Miss Thelma Smith of Belfast, Co. Antrim.
Filming locations of The Keeper
4th April 2019
The filming locations of The Keeper - the story of German-born goalkeeper Bert Trautmann - feature football stadiums and other parts of Belfast, Co. Antrim.
Royal Navy men drowned in Belfast Lough, Co. Down
31st March 2019
On 31st March 1945, a small yacht carrying men from HMS Sarawak overturned. Five of those on the boat drowned in Belfast Lough leaving only one survivor.
Civilians stabbed in Donegall Street, Belfast, Co. Antrim
20th March 2019
On 20th March 1943, 3 Belfast men were stabbed in Donegall Street, Belfast, Co. Antrim after becoming involved in a fight with some American soldiers.
Balmoral Tigers v Thornton Wasps at King’s Hall, Belfast, Co. Antrim
7th March 2019
The King's Hall, Belfast, Co. Antrim "home" team Balmoral Tigers defeated Thornton Wasps 7-2 in the Northern Ireland Ice Hockey League on 9th March 1940.
Vickers Wellington HX737 crash at Falcarragh, Co. Donegal
28th February 2019
On 28th February 1943, Vickers Wellington HX737 crashed into boggy ground near Falcarragh, Co. Donegal while on a routine training flightfrom RAF Limavady.
RAF 26 Squadron in Northern Ireland
26th February 2019
Between 19th July 1943 and 3rd March 1944, B Flight of RAF 26 Squadron operated North American Mustangs from RAF Ballyhalbert, Co. Down, Northern Ireland.