Monthly Archives: May, 2014

MULTI AWARD-WINNING DRAMA AT THE MARKET PLACE






Matthew Zajac’s multi-award-winning ‘The Tailor Of Inverness’ is a story of journeys, of how a boy who grew up on a farm in Galicia [Eastern Poland, now Western Ukraine] came to be a tailor in Inverness. His life spanned most of the 20th century. His story is not straightforward. He was taken prisoner by the […]






Get Into Summer and Party in The Park!






Dust off the party boots and make your way down to Lilian Bland Community Park to enjoy the free, fun-filled family day out on Saturday 7th June! The annual Party in The Park, which is now in its fifth year, will run from 12-6pm and will be jam-packed with activities and entertainment for all the […]






Twister Aerial Displays To Wow Crowds at Seashore Festival






This June 7 & 8 North Down Borough Council, in association with the Northern Ireland Tourist Board, will welcome some very special visitors to their Seashore Festival Event – The Twister Aerobatic Display Team! Formed in 2010, the Twister Aerobatic Team have performed at events across Europe and the Middle East showcasing the highly efficient Silence […]






THE ULTIMATE ESCAPE – Belfast Book Festival Announces Inspiring 2014 Programme






A book is whatever you want it to be. A best friend, a total solitude, an action-packed adrenaline rush or your first steps to discovering new worlds. The Belfast Book Festival, supported by Nicholson Bass and Belfast Calling, is thrilled to welcome authors from all walks of life from June 9th – 15th. From political […]






Frock Around The Clock Joins The Cultra Hill Climb 2014 – Glamour Meets Motoring






Northern Ireland’s premier vintage fair, Frock Around The Clock, is excited to be appearing at the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum on Saturday 14th June, where the scene will be set to celebrate all ‘Minis, Mods and Monsters’ at the Cultra Hill Climb 2014. Vintage lovers everywhere are invited to the daylong event, run in […]






LEADING LIGHTS IN THEATRE AND SONG AT THE MARKET PLACE






The Market Place Theatre in Armagh is set for song and laughter this weekend, with the arrival of one of Northern Ireland’s leading amateur Theatre Groups, as well as one of Ireland’s leading singers. Holywood Players return with their latest Alan Ayckbourn production, ‘Bedroom Farce’, which was a long running hit in both London and […]






All Aboard – Last call for Festival Fun






The festival might be in full swing but it’s not too late to get involved and come and experience the Rathlin Sound Maritime Festival 2014. The festival is organised by Moyle District Council, Ballycastle Community Development Group, Rathlin Development and Community Association and sponsored by the Northern Island Tourist Board. This year the festival runs […]






Re Root Exhibition






Sri Lankan born NI artist Anushiya Sundaralingam will be presenting her latest work ‘Re Root’, at the Crescent Arts Centre on Thursday 29 May at 6pm. After relocating from Sri Lanka to the UK in the late 1980s Anushiya’s art practice explored issues of belonging. She is concerned with how our relationship with the natural […]






A Steampulp Fantasy Original






Northern Ireland based Creative studio to release new, Steampulp Fantasy graphic novel. Derry-Londonderry based media studio Uproar Comics, the company that brought you the awards winning “Zombies Hi”, are working on a new project, Condundrum. Conundrum is a Steampulp Fantasy filled with mystery and suspense that will make you question- “Who is God”? Here is […]






The Armagh Show 2014






This year’s Armagh County Show and Countryside Festival promises to be the event not to be missed in the Orchard County. Saturday 14th June The Armagh Show will be held in the beautiful forest setting at Gosford Park, close to the village of Markethill on the main Armagh/ Newry Road 6 miles from Armagh and […]