THE Belfast Trust is refusing to sign off on a wheelchair to allow a disabled teenager to travel to London for treatment, which he requires due to its own medical negligence.
ST Mary's University College was alive with Féile an Phobail buzz this afternoon as the community arts festival was officially launched.
A TWINBROOK primary school has hit out after two males broke in and vandalised its nursery unit.
TWO West Belfast women have been recognised for their achievements at the Open College Network NI's (OCN NI) Learning Endeavour Awards.
A GROUP of residents living adjacent to Casement Park have written to their neighbours to urge "constructive dialogue" with the GAA over the redevelopment of the stadium.
TRANSLINK is set to implement bilingual onboard audio on its Glider service. Irish language information will be broadcast onboard in West Belfast from the end of the summer.
A NEW heritage forum has been launched to promote the history of West Belfast to domestic and international tourists.
IRISH language campaigners have welcomed news that Belfast City Council is to install bilingual signage at a new City Cemetery visitors' centre.
A WEST Belfast community group has hit out following a weekend blaze at the Bog Meadows.
A GLENCOLIN woman has told how Belfast City Council has written to residents to warn about fly-tipping as a rat infestation grips the area.
A THIRD and final block of flats on Corrib Avenue has been demolished to make way for 23 new social homes.
Irish language community organisation An Droichead will kickstart its 30th anniversary celebrations with a family fun day this Sunday.
THE Department of Education is facing calls to act over concerns that Coláiste Feirste will be 50 per cent oversubscribed in the coming academic year.
A TURF Lodge man has told how brazen thieves tried to steal his motorbike twice in two days.
POVERTY is the biggest predictor of addiction. That was the message from the Community Restorative Justice Ireland (CRJI) conference on harm reduction and drug use, at the Balmoral Hotel.