2006 in Northern Ireland

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2006
in
Northern Ireland
Centuries:
Decades:
See also:

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

Government[edit]

Arts and literature[edit]

Sport[edit]

Athletics[edit]

  • 18 February–19 February – Irish Indoor Athletics Championships, Odyssey Arena, Belfast.
  • Northern Ireland competed in the Commonwealth Games claiming two silver medals

Football[edit]

2 September – Northern Ireland 0–3 Iceland
6 September – Northern Ireland 3–2 Spain
7 October – Denmark 0–0 Northern Ireland
11 October – Northern Ireland 1–0 Latvia

Gaelic games[edit]

(Antrim 5–13 : 1–07 Carlow)
(Derry 5–15 : 1–11 Donegal)

Golf[edit]

Ice Hockey[edit]

Motorcycling[edit]

Rugby Union[edit]

Ireland claimed the triple crown

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Airport History". George Best Belfast City Airport. Retrieved 2012-04-04. 
  2. ^ "Nomadic reaches Odyssey complex". BBC. 2006-07-16. Retrieved 2009-10-09. 
  3. ^ BBC article on Northern Ireland's Ranking
  4. ^ [1] Stormont attack devices defused (BBC news)
  5. ^ [2] Ahern welcomes further 'clarity' from Paisley (RTÉ news)
  6. ^ Today Programme, BBC Radio 4, 16 January 2007.
  7. ^ McCreary, Matthew (2008-02-08). "Festival future looks bright with £1m deal". The Belfast Telegraph. p. 3. 
  8. ^ "Highs and lows on the road to Euro". UEFA Euro2008 - Northern Ireland. Archived from the original on 2007-12-30. Retrieved 2008-01-27. 
  9. ^ O'Hara, Victoria (2008-01-29). "Best memorial plan rescued by fan". The Belfast Telegraph. p. 3.