The former Warrant Officer’s house and Guard Room in Carrickfergus.

​Historic building in Carrickfergus being restored and transformed through THI scheme

The former Warrant Officer’s house and Guard Room in Carrickfergus (a Grade B1 listed building) is the latest building to be restored,...

30 Newly Colourised and Rare Titanic Photos Taken Before And After The Tragedy

The Titanic sits near the dock at Belfast, Northern Ireland soon before starting its maiden voyage.

75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day – VE Day

V E Day began with Mr Churchill's broadcast officially announcing the end of the war in Europe. Londoners took to the streets in celebrations which...

R.M.S. Titanic’s Last Moments

The R.M.S. Titanic Page Index The R.M.S. Titanic – Carrickfergus The Titanic construction Background Vital Statistics Travelling Arrangements The Titanic’s Catering The Voyage Disaster Strikes The Board of Trade’s Official Return The Discovery Of The...

MacDonald’s Choice

Captain Lattimore was born in Carrickfergus and later lived in Larne....

“Song Carrickfergus”

is an Irish folk song, named after the town of Carrickfergus in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. The origins...

William III of England (King Billy)

William III (Dutch: Willem III; 4 November 1650 – 8 March 1702) was a sovereign Prince of Orange of the House of Orange-Nassau by birth. From 1672 he governed...

William Ruddick

William Ruddick was a former News Letter reporter who was orphaned at the age of five when his father who was a...

Louis MacNeice Frederick Louis MacNeice CBE (12 September 1907 – 3 September 1963) was an Irish poet and...

Daniel Cambridge

Daniel Cambridge VC (27 March 1820 – 4 June 1882) born in Carrickfergus, County Antrim, Ireland, was...


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