Kalends of January
. AD 970 alias 971.
Cuilén son of Illulb, king of Scotland, was killed by the Welsh in a battle-rout.
Domnall ua Néill, king of Temair, was driven from Mide by the Clann Cholmáin.
Niall son of Aed, king of Ulaid, dies.
Tuathal, successor of Ciarán, and Mael Samna, successor of Cainnech, die.
Cellach ua Nuadat was killed by foreigners in front of the refectory.
Domnall ua Néill led an army against the men of Mide, and plundered all their churches and forts, and plundered Uí Fhailgi and Fotharta.