Monthly Archives: March, 2013

SHOP ‘TIL YOU DROP FOR LESS IN GLASGOW THIS SPRING






Glasgow City Marketing Bureau teams up with Stena Line to offer breaks from £59 ONE of Europe’s top shopping destinations is now more accessible than ever for the budget-conscious Northern Ireland consumer. Glasgow is the largest shopping destination in the UK, outside of London’s West End, boasting more than 1500 shops, half a million square […]






Here are Jacqueline’s pick of family events taking place this Easter weekend across the North.






Down Join the Easter Bunny at Castle Ward for another jam-packed, fun-filled time at Castle Ward Demesne;  Strangford, Downpatrick.   From 12 noon to 6pm on Easter Sunday 31st andf Monday 1st April you and your family will have an eggs-cellent time in the spring sunshine with lots of scrummy chocolate for the way home! […]






TREAT YOUR LITTLE TREASURES TO A FAMILY DAY CRUISE THIS EASTER






EXTRA dates have been added to the Stena Line Pirates and Princesses Kids Cruises this Easter due to popular demand, allowing families the chance to enjoy even more fun from only £10 per person*. The additional unique cruises set sail from Belfast at 11:30 on Thursday 28th March and Thursday 4th April offering families the […]






The Millennium Forum, the Richmond Centre and Arts and Business Northern Ireland present The City Dream Factory






Bygone days from the factory floor… The Millennium Forum has teamed up with Arts & Business NI and the Richmond Centre to bring local shoppers a brand new event that’s fun for all the family. From Thursday the 28th to Saturday the 30th of March, the empty unit on floor 2 of the Richmond Centre will be […]






HAIRY BIKERS – LARGER THAN LIVE TOUR






Thanks to audience demand the Hairy Bikers and BBC Worldwide are delighted to announce an additional 38 dates to their new UK-wide tour Hairy Bikers: Larger than Live. The boys will now bring their new tour to the Millennium Forum on Tues 9th & Wed 10th April. Tickets are now available from the Box Office. […]






CELEBRATE BANGOR 400 THIS EASTER MONDAY






Looking for a family day out this Easter? Why not come to Bangor this Easter Monday, 1st April, for a day packed full with free family fun at the annual Easter Parade and Funday where Bangor’s seafront will have something to appeal to everyone from 10.00 – 6.00 pm. This year, 2013, is a very […]






NORIBIC announces Dr Richard Florida and Sir Tim Smit KBE to join stellar speaker list at Derry~Londonderry Innovation Conference






A major event hosted by NORIBIC in Derry~Londonderry in May has added two more big names as well as important new sponsors to its already stellar line-up. Sir Tim Smit KBE, famous for his work with the world-renowned Eden Project, will join a list of speakers for The European Business Network (EBN) Congress that already […]






PUT A SPRING IN YOUR STEP THIS EASTER WITH STENA LINE






LEADING ferry company Stena Line is hoping its latest great-value car-cation offer will put a spring in the step of families and couples wanting to get away from it all with fares from £30 per person*. From now until May 7, a car with four people will cost just £120 single, on any day and […]






Frock Around The Clock – A Vintage Fairytale at Belfast Castle






This spring Northern Ireland’s favourite vintage shopping event, Frock Around The Clock, will be marking the 400th anniversary of Belfast’s foundation as a city by holding their fabulous Vintage Fair at the historic fairytale location of Belfast Castle on Sunday 7th April. Featuring around 45 sellers of vintage and handmade fashion, accessories, jewellery, homewares, collectables, […]






10 THINGS TO DO IN NORTHERN IRELAND NEXT WEEK






The Northern Ireland Tourist Board (NITB) has put together a list of 10 exciting things to do in Northern Ireland over the next week (March 25 – 31). Giant Easter Bunny Hunt, Castle Espie Wildfowl & Wetlands Centre, Comber, Co. Down, March 22 – April 7.  Get on a roll this Easter with lots of […]