Monthly Archives: July, 2011

Tickets Now on Sale for Great Autumn/Winter Events at the Alley!!!






The new Alley Theatre autumn/winter programme will be landing on our doorsteps very soon but here is a quick preview on what is coming up over the next six  months. Superb music is in store as the Alley Café Bar will host a range of music events over the next couple of months including Summer Jazz nights, […]






The Chet Baker Show at The Bandstand.






Ward Park will come to life this Sunday, 31st July when The Chet Baker Show takes to The Bandstand to tell the story of this iconic jazz instrumentalist and singer. This jazz theatre show has received accolades all over Ireland where it has toured extensively. Linley Hamilton, a well-respected BBC radio jazz presenter on “After […]






The Juggling Fugitive and Owen Lean Return to The Sunken Gardens!






Looking for some family entertainment, this Saturday & Sunday 30th & 31st July? Then come along to The Sunken Gardens where North Down Borough Council’s Summer Entertainment Programme continues with the amazing Jack Flash (aka the Juggling Fugitive) and the fabulous Owen Lean. Ireland`s leading juggler of rings, batons, knives and even fire – The […]






Smarts appointed as Belfast PR Agency for 2011 MTV EMAs






Belfast, 26 July 2011 – Northern Ireland’s leading communications consultancy, Smarts has been appointed by Viacom International Media Networks UK & Ireland to manage its public relations on an all Ireland basis for the upcoming MTV EMAs at the Odyssey Arena in Belfast. Supporting one of the world’s most iconic music events, Smarts will manage […]






Summertime FUNK set to shine across the country!






When you talk about FUNK, we all think of James Brown, the Godfather of FUNK, however watch out as a new group are in town trying to claim that Funk throne! Dylan Quinn Dance Theatre Company have just announced details of their new nationwide tour, entitled “FUNK”, which critics are already saying might have James Brown bowing at the high alter of […]






‘It’s an honour to headline Glasgowbury’






With Eagles Rock ready to be shook to its very foundations this weekend, headliners Cashier No 9 are primed and ready to roll and have described the honour they felt at being chosen to bring this year’s event to a close. To The Death Of Fun, their absolutely cracking debut album, has seen the light […]






GUINNESS® ANNOUNCES THAT BELFAST IS TO JOIN DUBLIN, CORK AND LIMERICK AS A HOST CITY FOR THIS YEAR’S ARTHUR’S DAY CELEBRATIONS






47 COUNTRIES ACROSS THE WORLD TO MARK THE LEGACY OF ARTHUR GUINNESS SCISSOR SISTERS, STEREOPHONICS, PALOMA FAITH, CALVIN HARRIS and ALOE BLACC AMONG THIS YEARS ARTHUR’S DAY LINE UP ACROSS PUBS AND VENUES IN BELFAST, DUBLIN, CORK & LIMERICK GUINNESS® today announced that Arthur’s Day is set to make a welcome return and that celebrations […]






Welcome Back to the North Down Pipeband Championships : Saturday 23 July 2011






Bangor’s Town Hall will make a spectacular backdrop for this year’s North Down Pipeband Championships this Saturday, 23rd July. With over 55 bands from all over the country and even a visiting band from Belgium, Borderline,  the competition promises to be exciting. The competition runs from 11.30 am and will finish about 5.30 pm with […]






The Countdown in on to Hogfest 2011 !






Following the success of last years Hogfest at LCDI in Limavady, which saw money being raised for groups who work with young people in the Roe Valley, including the Creative Holistic Art Therapy Project and the Kids Out Project which is ran by Limavady Rotary Club taking children from Rossmar School bowling .  For the […]






Its monkey business for The Adventure Team!






It’s monkey business for ‘The Adventure Team’ who have become Belfast Zoo’s latest corporate partner! As sponsors of the chimpanzee enclosure, The Adventure Team will not only be contributing to the care of these apes but will also be supporting a number of the zoo’s upcoming events by providing services such as archery, zip lines, […]