Linda Stewart, Belfast Telegraph

Linda Stewart

Belfast Telegraph

United Kingdom

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Recent articles by Linda:

How three Northern Ireland people transformed their gardens in coronavirus lockdown

Disability campaigner Michaella Hollywood (29) is furloughed and in self isolation in Crossgar with her mum Marie, dad Michael and dog Charlie. → Read More

Northern Ireland personalities on life at home during shutdown

Well-known NI celebrities tell Linda Stewart their secrets for coping with the clampdown. → Read More

Acts of faith in lockdown as NI churches remain closed for Easter

Churches across Northern Ireland lie shuttered this Easter weekend; their pews empty, their gates locked against the threat of coronavirus. → Read More

What lockdown means for Northern Ireland people struggling with mental health

Experts have warned that psychological wellbeing is likely to suffer as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Linda Stewart finds out how a student, a mum and a support worker are coping with the new normal. → Read More

Coronavirus: Meet Northern Ireland's key workers sacrificing their home lives for us

In times of crisis all we want is to be with our family, but for those with vital roles during the coronavirus pandemic, this poses a great risk. Linda Stewart speaks to three frontline staff who are staying away from their dwellings to protect their loved ones. → Read More

Coronavirus: Homeschooling Northern Ireland mum shares lessons for parents

With the prospect of expected homeschooling looming for many Northern Ireland families, Susan Keenan (51) has found herself working overtime to reassure worried parents venting their fears on social media. → Read More

Coronavirus: 25 ways to have fun outdoors while social distancing

Coronavirus means many of us are having to keep away from others, but being cooped up inside can be tough on wellbeing. Mental health charity Mind says you can still get outside and benefit from fresh air and the natural environment while minimising your risk of catching the virus. → Read More

Meet the Northern Ireland astrophysicist hoping to shed new light on the Sun

Pink Floyd may have immortalised the mystery of the dark side of the Moon, but the other side of the Sun remains an even bigger enigma that is yet to be uncovered. → Read More

Northern Ireland cancer survivors tell their stories for World Cancer Day

If you were diagnosed with cancer in the Seventies, the outlook was bleak, with less than a quarter of patients surviving. But with advances in early diagnosis, tests, surgery, medication and radiotherapy techniques, those odds have been turned around, with half of cancer patients now surviving at least 10 years. → Read More

Meet the Northern Ireland coaches serving up a love of tennis

As Wimbledon enters into its second week, Linda Stewart talks to three Northern Ireland trainers about their work and what it takes to reach the top. → Read More

The Northern Ireland couples who said ‘I do’ to a big budget wedding

It’s meant to be the best day of your life, and with the price tag for the average wedding now at £30,000 it seems that the betrothed aren’t afraid to push the financial boat out. Linda → Read More

Balmoral Show: Animal magic! The endangered breeds on show

Four enthusiasts tell Linda Stewart why they have decided to concentrate on these intriguing rare breeds of cattle, pigs, sheep and poultry and how they are being saved from extinction. → Read More

David Baddiel: 'Now dad's become quieter and can just about remember who I am'

Most people call it Pick's Disease, but in the Baddiel family it's known as Colin Baddiel disease - a form of dementia that makes you a bit more sweary and disinhibited than normal. → Read More

Belfast Marathon - why they decided to take up the challenge

Tomorrow's Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon will be the first time the race has been run on a Sunday, provoking criticism and support in equal measure. Many evangelical Christians r → Read More

Me and my health: BBC Northern Ireland newsreader Jo Scott on her lifestyle

The 47-year-old BBC News NI newsreader lives in Belfast with husband Gerry and sons James (11) and Ollie (8). She is co-presenter of Home Ground which returns next Monday → Read More

Meet the Co Down mother who gave up a high-flying career to start a nursery school

Is there anywhere you can escape the talk of Brexit? You'd think a daycare nursery might be a Brexit-free zone - but the children will come out with something surprising pretty much eve → Read More

How NI student Megan rose to occasion to scoop bronze at the Chelsea Flower Show

This is the spectacular throne of roses that won Megan Ingram (18) a bronze medal at the Chelsea Flower Show. → Read More

Cousin’s tribute to Fermanagh teen Neil Graham tragically killed in farming accident

The cousin of a Fermanagh teenager who died in an accident involving farm machinery says everyone thought the world of him. → Read More

Northern Ireland mum teaches sons at home over wi-fi concern

A couple from Downpatrick have explained why they are home-schooling their three boys - due to fears about the dangers of wi-fi radiation. → Read More

Balmoral Show 2018: All the videos and pictures from Day 2

They prayed for birthday sunshine - and the weatherman delivered for the first two days of the Balmoral Show. → Read More