The 63-year-old from Coleraine was treated for cancer. Friends and colleagues said he was a moderate voice of principle.
The attack happened on High Street at around 9.30pm on Thursday night.
"There will be tourists watching from all over the world and will see what the town has to offer."
Visit Belfast hope it will help them hit their target for this year
Up to 80 promotional cars will travel an hour ahead of the race stopping at key points along the way
The three-day start of the Giro d'Italia in May will pass dramatic Atlantic breakers and the Unesco World Heritage site of the Gia…
32 families are to claim the police, Army and Northern Ireland Office facilitated or sanctioned the cooperation
The playground was first named after McCreesh in 2001 when an equality scheme did not exist
Belfast house price rises are outstripping the recovery in other parts of Northern Ireland
The parents were taken upstairs and forced to hand over any valuables.
Holly Hamilton finds out the first headline acts coming to Belfast's Belsonic festival this summer.
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Two brave Belfast women have told how Valentines Day means more to them than most.
Health chiefs are urging families across Northern Ireland to ‘speak up and save a life’. The Public Health Agency is using t…
The Ballyclare mum of three is hoping her remarkable gesture will encourage others to become 'live' donors.
Music megastar Garth Brooks is supporting Downtown Radio Cool FM's campaign to increase the number of Northern Ireland's organ don…
Transplant patient speaks of his joy after 16-year wait for kidney ends
An Armagh man who was the UK’s longest waiting transplant patient has finally had life-saving surgery.