Northern Ireland

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Man named Colin Pidgeon catches pigeon during government briefing

Colin Pidgeon was appearing remotely before the Northern Ireland Assembly’s Finance Committee when his pet delivered the live pigeon into his house.

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Nearly 80% back ban on hunting with dogs in Northern Ireland, survey finds

A consultation by the Alliance Party found 78% of respondents in favour of their proposed law protecting wild animals from being killed by dogs.

Michael Gove and Maros Sefcovic reiterate ‘full commitment’ to NI Protocol

A joint statement said the two politicians had a “frank but constructive discussion” on Thursday evening.