Northern Ireland

Newtownabbey 'peacemaker' is hit with a bottle

A 51-year-old man was hit with a bottle after trying to break up a brawl at a Newtownabbey social club at the weekend.

It happened at a social club on the Old Church Road at about 22:30 BST on Saturday.

As well as being hit with the bottle, the man was also punched and kicked. His injuries are not life-threatening.

About 12 people were involved in the original brawl, although not all of them attacked the man.