Monthly Archives: February, 2014

CELEBRATE ST PATRICK’S DAY IN NORTHERN IRELAND






WITH St Patrick’s Day just around the corner, Northern Ireland has a jam-packed programme of festivities lined up to help people celebrate the patron saint of Ireland. From street carnivals to open air concerts and food events to storytelling, there is something for everyone during this year’s celebrations and Pauline Gormley, Destination PR Officer for […]






Enjoy a LegenDerry festive feast this St Patrick’s weekend






Handmade fudge and chocolates, sourdough bread and goat burgers will be among the fantastic fare on offer in Derry this St Patrick’s weekend during the 2014 LegenDerry Food Festival. Sponsored by the DARD NI Regional Food Programme, Invest NI and the City of Culture Legacy programme, the festival will take place from Saturday 15th until […]






Phoenix Dance Theatre captures Theatre at The Mill






‘Phoenix Dance Theatre’ will be mesmerising audiences at Theatre at The Mill for one night only on Wednesday 5th March as part of their highly anticipated UK tour. The contemporary dance company will be presenting a diverse bill that features two thrilling new works and one classic from the company’s archive. Document is a powerful, […]






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 3 – 9). Discover Fermanagh Open Weekend, various venues, Co. Fermanagh, March 7 – 9. Fermanagh’s Visitor Attractions are opening their doors for free as they kick off this year’s […]






Jacqueline’s Pick of What’s On this week across NI.






Down The first round of the North of Ireland Karting Association summer championship takes place this Saturday 1st March at Kirkistown Racing Cicuit. The event is a short circuit karting meeting organised by the 500 Motor Racing Club of Ireland.  The meeting features direct drive junior and senior classes. Tyrone For one night only – Thursday […]






Kennedy and O’Dowd announce two Giro d’Italia competitions for schools






Transport Minister Danny Kennedy and Education Minister John O’Dowd are urging schoolchildren to take part in two competitions linked to the Giro d’Italia – the world’s second largest bike race taking place in Northern Ireland this year. To maximise the local impact of the event taking place in May, the Department for Regional Development (DRD) […]






RUBY WAX BRINGS ‘SANE NEW WORLD’ TOUR TO THEATRE AT THE MILL






Lakin McCarthy Entertainment presents RUBY WAX: SANE NEW WORLD-THE TOUR “I’m hilarious, trust me.” On 13 April, Ruby Wax – comedian, writer, mental health campaigner – will bring her one-woman show RUBY WAX: SANE NEW WORLD-THE TOUR to Theatre at The Mill. Ruby has based this new show on her No. 1 bestselling book Sane […]






The Courtyard Theatre hosts ‘Ted and Co – The Dinner Show’






Ahh, Go on, Go on, Go on! Come to The Courtyard Theatre on Saturday 15 March where ‘Ted and Co – The Dinner Show’ is serving up guests a hilarious treat! A parody to the TV classic Father Ted, the unique and interactive comedy dining experience ‘Ted and Co – The Dinner Show’ was a […]






SWEET STYLE TREATS AT THE MERCHANT’S SPRING FASHION TEAS






The Merchant Hotel’s fabulous Fashion Teas return this March, serving up the sweetest spring trends from a selection of Northern Ireland’s top boutiques. On Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd March, The Merchant’s opulent Rita Duffy Suite with four stunning spring Fashion Teas from independent boutiques, Red Ruby Rouge, Edge Emporium, Rio & Brazil and The […]






‘In The Window’ comes to Theatre at The Mill






Northern Ireland’s Queen of Comedy, Nuala McKeever, will entertain audiences with her black comedy ‘In The Window’ on Saturday 1 March at Theatre at The Mill for one night only. Written and performed by the established actress herself, Nuala McKeever astounds us with this brand new one woman show about the resilience of the human […]