55,000 hits on www.colerainetimes.co.uk

LAST month over 20,000 users logged onto our website - colerainetimes.co.uk. This culminated in 55,070 hits.

We would like to say thank you for clicking onto our site, which is now the most read website for news, sport and features in the Borough of Coleraine.

And the good news its not only locals that have been catching up on the news from the Coleraine area - almost 20 percent of our visitors are International.

We had 1,880 visitors from America, 589 from the Republic of Ireland, 415 from Canada and 371 from Australia.

So what were the most read stories in May.

Not surprising the most read story gave details about the Olympic Torch relay, which proved to be quite a spectacle.

Other top stories included:

* Neville and Savage share a joke about the Milk Cup

* Is Primark on Way to Coleraine?

* Milk Cup: Redknapp spurs on Cup bid

* Spanish biking holiday almost claimed my life

* Baby died sleeping between couple

* ‘We weren’t consulted about hotel’

Coleraine Times editor, David Rankin commented: “ Once again we’re delighted with our monthly figures. Month after month our hits continue to rise. And its great to see that users from further a field are logging on to find out what’s happening in Coleraine.”