Monthly Archives: June, 2011

Wanted – ‘Giant’ talent for NI’s largest arts event!

Giant Events Company, organiser of Land of Giants, the largest arts event ever seen in Northern Ireland, is on the look out for more than 500 creative cast and crew. An epic, ambitious event, Land of Giants is scheduled to take place on Belfast’s Titanic Slipways on 30th June 2012. Combining acrobatics, aerial dance, carnival, […]

Have a SUPer summer on the Causeway Coast – learn Stand Up Paddleboarding!

Learn to Surf SUP! Stand up Paddleboarding is great fun – it’s great exercise for all ages (over 12s) and abilities, it’s real adventurous and leaves you feeling so positive after you get up and SUP! Here’s a short introductory video about what you’ll learn. Enjoy this cool experience in Summer with NI’s premier Surf SUP […]


Guests at last night’s programme launch for the inaugural Belfast Photo Festival were told that the event – which has been two years in the making – aims to attract thousands of visitors to exhibitions being held in 25 different locations across the city. With famous names such as Simon Norfolk, Paul Seawright and Sophie […]

Laugh Til You Burst With Pete Dobbing & the Hilarious Beautiful Su!

Looking for something to do with the kids this Saturday, 2nd July? Then come along to The Sunken Gardens where North Down Borough Council’s Summer Entertainment Programme continues with the hilarious Pete Dobbing. After being abandoned by his mother and father and raised by wild audiences, Pete quickly picked up valuable life skills such as […]

Get ready to Groove in Groomsport!

Put  Saturday 2nd July in your diary for Groomsport’s annual Music & Fireworks display. This free event has all the elements for a fantastic evening out with three top-class live music acts, food & drinks available on-site, a funfair for children. The evening will conclude when an amazing Motown-themed fireworks display will illuminate the night […]

TT stars on the grid to launch Ulster Grand Prix 2011!

TT winners Bruce Anstey, Michael Dunlop and Cameron Donald were in Dundrod, Co. Antrim today to mark the official launch of the McKinstry Skip Hire Ulster Grand Prix 2011. They will be joined at the World’s Fastest Road Race this August by fellow TT winners Gary Johnson and John McGuinness as well as road racing […]

AOVC Classic show 2011, goes out to grass!

The AOVC Classic show will take place in Ballymena Showgrounds on Saturday 25th June 2011 – with sponsorship this year is from Autoline, Irish Vintage Scene and Ballymena Borough Council. Thanks to Ballymena Borough Council and showground’s staff, we can now confirm that weather permitting, entrants will be on grass this year, however the beauty of […]

Sea Bangor On the Horizon!

Bangor’s Seafront is definitely the place to be this June. On 18th and 19th June, the Tented Village will have all the ingredients for the perfect seaside day out with superb local food, live music, celebrity chefs, street theatre, kids zone and amazing Water Walkerz. New to the event, is The Baby Rave at Kids […]


For a band who has opened for some of the most commendable acts on the planet and who have graced some of the most prestigious festival stages that young bands can only dream of, Ed Zealous have been very quiet as of late. Truth is, the band have been getting down to business and masterminding […]

Cruse Bereavement Care Memorial Walk.

On Saturday, June 11, 2011, at Belfast’s Ormeau Park, Cruse Bereavement Care-Belfast will hold its third annual Memory Walk, to raise funds to continue its work supporting bereaved children and adults in the local community. Cruse Belfast was established in 1984 and has been at its current location, 10 College Green, since 1996, where it […]