Monthly Archives: June, 2015

Day tours to Armagh – Ireland’s Ancient Cathedral City






Jump onboard a new return visitor service to Armagh departing at 10am from the Visit Belfast Welcome Centre each Friday and Saturday. The coach operates as a hop-on/hop-off service; bringing visitors direct from Belfast to Ireland’s Ancient Cathedral City with stops at the following attractions: – Armagh Cider Company (New juice & cider tours at 11am) […]






JUST FOR LAUGHS: GUINNESS, LAUGHTER AND YOGA






Fancy a good laugh? Spirits are running high at Tubby’s Farm where the organisers of Sunflowerfest, Northern Ireland’s leading music and arts festival have been confirmed as Guinness World Record Title Holder for ‘largest laughter yoga class’. Laughter yoga, yes you read that correctly – a whole bunch of people got together for a massive […]






Summer Sundays return to Ward Park!






You know Summer has arrived in Bangor when the Sunday music returns to The Bandstand in Ward Park. Ards and North Down Borough Council’s popular Summer Sundays programme has been running for 10 years now and has become a weekly staple amongst its regulars who look forward to kicking back in the sunshine and enjoying […]






Lidl Northern Ireland Invites You To The Belfast Tall Ships Races 2015






With less than a week to go, Rebekah Shirley is inviting everyone to experience the Tall Ships’ Races from 02 – 05 July when Lidl Northern Ireland will be the host port sponsor at the Belfast Titanic Maritime Festival. As well as capturing the sights of up to 50 traditionally rigged sailing vessels which will […]






Farquhar launches ‘Race of Legends’ 2015






SGS International Supertwins lead the way with three Riders NORTHERN Ireland’s youngest national road race, the Armoy Road Races, confirmed that both the SGS International team and the Tyco BMW team would be out in force next month. Presently there are three riders for the Lynn/McAuley Supertwins race from the SGS International /Manx Gas team […]






Jacqueline from whatsonni.com shares her pick of what’s on this weekend across NI






Down This year’s Sea Bangor Maritime Festival will be action-packed with fun and entertainment for all the family.  Situated in a tented village on Bangor’s Quay Street, the festival takes place on June 27th & 28th and promises to have something for everyone!  Highlights of this year’s festival  include the “Great Bangor Bake Off” competition […]






HASTINGS HOTELS UNVEILS GRAND PLANS FOR NEW HOTEL






Hastings Hotels, Northern Ireland’s leading hotel chain, today unveiled its plans for the latest addition to its portfolio which will see a £30M investment and the creation of over 150 new jobs for Belfast. Last month Hastings Hotels announced the purchase of Windsor House, one of the tallest buildings in Ireland, which it will transform […]






ROBOTS Arrive at Titanic Belfast






One of Europe’s largest privately owned collections of robots, cyborgs and androids have arrived at Titanic Belfast today for its ROBOTS Summer exhibition, which will run from 26th June – 13th September. The collection of movie props and costumes, including Iron Man, R2-D2 and T-800 from Terminator, which are on loan from the Museum of […]






What’s On this weekend and next in Ards and North Down






Sat 27 June – Friday 3 July Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 June, Sea Bangor Festival Bangor Seafront Free admission Time: Sat 10am – 6pm, Sun 12noon – 6pm Bangor’s Seafront is definitely the place to be this weekend 27 & 28 June where Sea Bangor’s Tented Village will have all the ingredients for the […]






Superheroes Assemble!






Mid and East Antrim Borough Council is calling for you to suit up in your superhero gear, decorate your bicycle and get on your bike! On Sunday 26th July at 7pm Mid and East Antrim Borough Council is organising a special superhero bike ride for all the family along Larne Main Street. The free event […]