Monthly Archives: November, 2011

COULD YOUR CHILD BE THE VOICE OF A NEW CHILDREN’S ANIMATED TELEVISION SERIES?






Award-winning children’s television company, Sixteen South Television is searching for the voice of the lead character of their new animated show, Driftwood Bay. Colin Williams, Creative Director and Executive Producer, Sixteen South, said:  “We’re looking for a 5-8 year old girl to voice the part of Lily, the show’s main character.  No previous experience is […]






Alice in Wonderland!






Legend has it that thirteen is an unlucky number. Legend, however, has become rather lazy in his old age and fortunately never made it to the magical realm of Stewartstown. For now, in its thirteenth year, the Stewartstown Panto proves immune to the misfortunes of this fated number and continues to amaze and delight both young and old. You are invited […]






Calling All Social Entrepreneurs LAST CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS TO ARTHUR GUINNESS FUND 2012 All Applications to be submitted by November 30th






With only a one day to go before the close of applications on November 30th Guinness and Co. is reminding social entrepreneurs from Northern Ireland to apply to The Arthur Guinness Fund. Social entrepreneurs are people running projects that are committed to making a positive and sustainable impact on communities with €1.65 million of funding […]






COCA-COLA’S ANNUAL DESIGNATED DRIVER CAMPAIGN TO GO LIVE IN 250 LICENSED TRADE PREMISES ACROSS NORTHERN IRELAND FROM NOVEMBER 28






Today Miss Northern Ireland Fiona Guinnane helped launch the 2011 Coca-Cola Designated Driver campaign, an award winning initiative which aims to reduce instances of drink driving and promote safety at Christmas. Safety-conscious designated drivers in Northern Ireland will have something extra to smile about with the news that more than 250 pubs, clubs, hotels and […]






MCD Presents Mrs Brown Rides Again LIVE AT THE ODYSSEY ARENA, BELFAST, DECEMBER 2012






Starring Brendan O’Carroll and Mrs Brown’s Boys Tuesday 4th December 2012 Wednesday 5th December 2012 Tickets on Sale: THURSDAY 1st DECEMBER at 9am Brendan O Carroll and Mrs Brown’s Boys are about to embark on a staggering SIX sold-out shows at the Odyssey Arena, Belfast, beginning on Wednesday 7th December to Sunday 11th December. Now […]






Make Magical Memories with the National Trust!






This Christmas, The Argory, Moy and Springhill House in Moneymore have some fantastic festive events for the whole family – go along and experience the magic for yourself… Smell the chestnuts roasting and the mulled wine brewing at The Argory’s fantastic Christmas Craft Fair on 3-4 December from 12-5pm. Enjoy an afternoon choosing gifts from […]






Christmas Lights switch-on in east Belfast






The countdown to the festive period will commence in east Belfast next week when the Christmas lights are switched on in Ballyhackamore Village. Belfast City Council is supporting local traders in the area with the special event at The Square on Thursday 1 December (6.30pm – 8.30pm). The lights will be switched on by Bangor […]






Santa & His Reindeer Visit Holywood!






This year’s Holywood Christmas Switch On, taking place on Saturday, 26th November, will include some very special guests, all the way from Lapland – Santa and his reindeer! Santa and his furry friends will be in The Town Centre from 2pm to say hello to everyone and spread some Christmas cheer and if you haven’t […]






Get Ready For Christmas In Bangor!






Bangor town centre is set to sparkle when The Mayor of North Down, Councillor James McKerrow, switches on the Christmas lights on Saturday November 19th. This FREE event will commence at 5.30pm when crowds will gather in Castle Park in front of The Town Hall to watch the skies above Bangor come alive with a […]






NW200 Keeps Time with New Technical Developments for 2012






NW200 Keeps Time with New Technical Developments Plans are underway to enhance, develop and upgrade timing systems and solutions for next year’s International North West 200 which is set to take place on Saturday 19th May. Organisers Coleraine & District Motor Club Ltd are working alongside MCUI Chief Time-keeper Richard Agnew and specialist motorsport company […]