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#Holywood

# holywood - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

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

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

# holywood - Monday 2 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Couple who died in tragic honeymoon drowning laid to rest Holywood

Couple who died in tragic honeymoon drowning laid to rest

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

# holywood - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge 8 times Jamie Dornan reached peak Nordie Darlin

8 times Jamie Dornan reached peak Nordie

The world’s hottest man, keeping it real.

# holywood - Monday 29 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Police called over 'offensive flag'... that turned out to be European Ryder Cup

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

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

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

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

# holywood - Friday 22 March, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Road closed in Belfast security alert PSNI

Road closed in Belfast security alert

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 Rio

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

‘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 This post contains videos

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

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

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Police appeal for information over armed robbery Co Down Armed Robbery

Police appeal for information over armed robbery Co Down

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

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

“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

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

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… Say Cheese This post contains images

The sports week in pictures…

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

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

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