A Democratic Unionist councillor has become the 119th High Sheriff of Belfast.
Belfast City Council
Belfast appears to be bouncing back after the devastating Primark fire, with pre-Christmas footfall around city shops up by almost 20% on last year.
Belfast’s Lord Mayor has insisted her advocacy of rights issues at the heart of the Stormont impasse do not undermine her claim to represent all the city’s citizens.
A veteran Ulster Unionist councillor in Belfast has been handed a three month partial suspension.