GOLF: MBE for GMac

Graeme McDowell has been rewarded for his momentus year - with a MBE for services to golf.

The Portrush golfer was named in the Queen's New Year Honours List.

McDowell's fellow Coleraine Inst pupil, Mark Carruthers was also appointed an OBE for services to drama in Northern Ireland.

For full report - see Tuesday's Coleraine Times.