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# holywood - Wednesday 28 April, 2021

Fellow Holywood graduate flattered by Rory McIlroy comparisons
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# Role Model

Fellow Holywood graduate flattered by Rory McIlroy comparisons

Apr 28th 2021, 4:58 PM 5,005 Views 0 Comments

Tom McKibbin is keeping the advice he has received from the star close to his chest.

# holywood - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Remembering 16-year-old Rory McIlroy's record-breaking round at Royal Portrush
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# Memory Lane

Remembering 16-year-old Rory McIlroy's record-breaking round at Royal Portrush

Jul 17th 2019, 7:00 AM 25,877 Views 17 Comments

The teen sensation stunned the world with his 61 in Antrim.

# holywood - Monday 2 November, 2015

Couple who died in tragic honeymoon drowning laid to rest
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Couple who died in tragic honeymoon drowning laid to rest

Nov 2nd 2015, 2:27 PM 20,797 Views 14 Comments

The couple were buried at the church where they were married less than two weeks ago.

# holywood - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

8 times Jamie Dornan reached peak Nordie
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8 times Jamie Dornan reached peak Nordie

Apr 28th 2015, 11:34 AM 9,490 Views 0 Comments

The world’s hottest man, keeping it real.

# holywood - Monday 29 September, 2014

Police called over 'offensive flag'... that turned out to be European
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Police called over 'offensive flag'... that turned out to be European

Sep 29th 2014, 8:10 PM 32,622 Views 65 Comments

The incident took place in Rory McIlroy’s hometown of Holywood.

# holywood - Monday 21 July, 2014

From Holywood to Hoylake: the rise of Rory Mcllroy
# Winning
# Winning

From Holywood to Hoylake: the rise of Rory Mcllroy

Jul 21st 2014, 8:00 AM 15,438 Views 24 Comments

He became just the third player in golfing history – after Nicklaus and Woods – to win three of golf’s four majors by the age of 25.

# holywood - Saturday 30 March, 2013

Rory McIlroy cuts it close in Houston, Wheatcroft leads
# Wee Mac
# Wee Mac

Rory McIlroy cuts it close in Houston, Wheatcroft leads

Mar 30th 2013, 10:15 AM 2,298 Views 1 Comment

The Holywood man made sure he’d have another few tune-up rounds at Houston ahead of the Masters .

# holywood - Friday 22 March, 2013

Road closed in Belfast security alert
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Road closed in Belfast security alert

Mar 22nd 2013, 2:54 PM 4,851 Views 4 Comments

The army bomb squad have been tasked to the scene.

# holywood - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

'Nobody at 23 should be asked to make that decision' -- Harrington's sympathy for McIlroy's Olympic choice
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# Rio

'Nobody at 23 should be asked to make that decision' -- Harrington's sympathy for McIlroy's Olympic choice

Jan 8th 2013, 6:22 PM 19,659 Views 115 Comments

‘There’s going to be no winner out of this one.’

# holywood - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

'I'd love to give myself a chance to win all 4 majors next year' - Rory McIlroy
# Major Success
# Major Success

'I'd love to give myself a chance to win all 4 majors next year' - Rory McIlroy

Dec 26th 2012, 5:00 PM 4,516 Views 12 Comments

The Northern Ireland golfer opened up in an end-of-year chat about his USPGA win, the Olympics and watching Katie Taylor’s win on an iPad.

# holywood - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Wave goodbye: Melanie Nocher retires from international swimming
# Olympian
# Olympian

Wave goodbye: Melanie Nocher retires from international swimming

Dec 19th 2012, 2:54 PM 1,833 Views 1 Comment

The two-time Olympian for Team Ireland is looking forward to ‘new challenges’ after taking the decision to step away from elite-level competitions.

Hopefully I'm going to win a few Irish Opens in my career - Rory McIlroy
# Hometown Hero
# Hometown Hero

Hopefully I'm going to win a few Irish Opens in my career - Rory McIlroy

Dec 19th 2012, 1:39 PM 895 Views 3 Comments

The world number one has targeted multiple titles in front of home crowds in Ireland.

# holywood - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Rory McIlroy motivated ahead of Dubai finale
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# Finale

Rory McIlroy motivated ahead of Dubai finale

Nov 20th 2012, 2:17 PM 498 Views 0 Comments

The golfer says he will not be influenced by the fact that he has already won the European Tour’s Race to Dubai title.

# holywood - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Police appeal for information over armed robbery Co Down
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# Armed Robbery

Police appeal for information over armed robbery Co Down

Oct 27th 2012, 2:43 PM 2,273 Views 1 Comment

PSNI detectives say that a man armed with a knife entered a shop on Bangor Road in Holywood and demanded money from staff.

# holywood - Monday 13 August, 2012

Glory Rory! McIlroy leaves his mark on Kiawah Island
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# PGa Championship

Glory Rory! McIlroy leaves his mark on Kiawah Island

Aug 13th 2012, 12:37 AM 9,916 Views 51 Comments

Rory McIlroy won the 2012 PGA Championship by a record margin on Sunday, becoming the youngest golfer to win two majors since Seve Ballesteros.

# holywood - Saturday 16 June, 2012

Rory McIlroy the 'next Tiger Woods?' Not yet
# Second Thoughts
# Second Thoughts

Rory McIlroy the 'next Tiger Woods?' Not yet

Jun 16th 2012, 10:33 AM 539 Views 3 Comments

“I’ve taken my eye off the ball,” admits McIlroy after he missed the cut at the Olympic Club in San Francisco. But he’ll still play the Irish Open in a fortnight.

# holywood - Monday 5 March, 2012

'It's a dream come true' - Rory McIlroy relishing life at the top
# To A Tee
# To A Tee

'It's a dream come true' - Rory McIlroy relishing life at the top

Mar 5th 2012, 9:40 AM 2,149 Views 17 Comments

The Holywood man will wake up this morning as the number one ranked golfer on the planet. And he’s still only 22.

# holywood - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Within touching distance: Rory McIlroy shrugs off world No 1 talk
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# Getinthehole

Within touching distance: Rory McIlroy shrugs off world No 1 talk

Feb 21st 2012, 6:08 PM 454 Views 0 Comments

The Holywood man could become the world’s top golfer with a win in Arizona this weekend.

# holywood - Sunday 26 June, 2011

The sports week in pictures…
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# Say Cheese

The sports week in pictures…

Jun 26th 2011, 9:13 AM 155 Views 0 Comments

Rain at SW19, championship action and gold in Turkey – here’s how the last week looked through a lens.

# holywood - Monday 20 June, 2011

Holywood star: no homecoming plans yet for returning hero McIlroy
# Grassroots
# Grassroots

Holywood star: no homecoming plans yet for returning hero McIlroy

Jun 20th 2011, 4:17 PM 621 Views 0 Comments

Co Down club has been “like a media centre” since McIlroy’s victory though they’re unsure when they’re favourite son will return with the trophy.

# holywood - Wednesday 4 May, 2011

Rory 'moving on' from Masters collapse
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# Next Round

Rory 'moving on' from Masters collapse

May 4th 2011, 12:41 PM 114 Views 0 Comments

McIlroy admits ‘he wasn’t ready to win’ at Augusta as he returns to the US for the first time since his Augusta disappointment.