2007 in Northern Ireland

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2007
in
Northern Ireland
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Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

Government[edit]

Arts and literature[edit]

Sport[edit]

Athletics[edit]

  • 6 January - 30th Belfast International Cross Country Event, Stormont Estate, Belfast.
  • 1 February - Armagh International 5k Road Race, The Mall, Armagh.
  • 3 February - Northern Ireland and Ulster Cross Country Championships, University of Ulster, Coleraine. Individual winners: Kelly Reid and Brian Campbell.
  • 17 February-18 February - Irish Indoor Athletics Championships, Odyssey Arena, Belfast.

Cricket[edit]

2007 Cricket World Cup: In a successful world cup debut, the Ireland cricket team qualified from the group stage for the Super 8 stage, notably defeating Pakistan cricket team in the process.

Football[edit]

24 March - Liechtenstein 1 - 4 Northern Ireland
28 March - Northern Ireland 2 - 1 Sweden
22 August - Northern Ireland 3 - 1 Liechtenstein
8 September - Latvia 1 - 0 Northern Ireland
12 September - Iceland 2 - 1 Northern Ireland
17 October - Sweden 1 - 1 Northern Ireland
17 November - Northern Ireland 2 - 1 Denmark
21 November - Spain 1 - 0 Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland came third in the group and failed to qualify.

Gaelic Athletic Association[edit]

Golf[edit]

Motorcycling[edit]

Rugby Union[edit]

4 February - Wales 9 - 19 Ireland
11 February - Ireland 17 - 20 France
24 February - Ireland 43 - 13 England
10 March - Scotland 18 - 19 Ireland
17 March - Italy 24 - 51 Ireland
Ireland finished in second position in the Championship after France.

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "NI police colluded with killers". BBC News. 2007-01-22. Retrieved 2012-07-20. 
  2. ^ "Date set for NI Assembly election". BBC News. 2006-11-16. Retrieved 2012-07-20. 
  3. ^ "Spire of hope to light up city". BBC News. 2007-04-12. Retrieved 2012-07-20. 
  4. ^ a b Edwards, Aaron (2011). The Northern Ireland Troubles: Operation Banner 1969-2007. Oxford: Osprey Publishing. p. 13. ISBN 978-1-84908-525-0. 
  5. ^ "O'Loan made dame in honours list". BBC News. 2007-12-30. Retrieved 2007-12-30. 
  6. ^ a b c McCreary, Matthew (2008-02-08). "Festival future looks bright with £1m deal". The Belfast Telegraph. p. 3. 
  7. ^ "Highs and lows on the road to Euro". UEFA Euro 2008 - Northern Ireland. Archived from the original on 2007-12-30. Retrieved 2008-01-27. 
  8. ^ "Ireland". RBS Six Nations. Retrieved 2008-01-27. 
  9. ^ Former MP Cecil Walker dies at 81, BBC News
  10. ^ PUP's Ervine has died in hospital, BBC News