Monthly Archives: January, 2017

ALL FOR LAUGHS AT THE MARKET PLACE






In keeping with its reputation for staging superb comedy, The Market Place Theatre in Armagh is set for laughs-a-plenty with Des Bishop, John Linehan, Gene Fitzpatrick and more over the coming weeks.   One of Ireland’s most successful comedians, Des Bishop, returns to The Market Place on Thursday 9 February with his new show, ‘One […]






WONDERFUL WINTER WALKS IN NORTHERN IRELAND






Grab your walking boots and woolly hats, and work off the Christmas excess by heading outdoors to discover some of Northern Ireland’s most scenic locations this winter. Rachel Quigg, Destination PR Officer, Tourism Northern Ireland said: “We are very fortunate in Northern Ireland to be surrounded by nature and beauty in every county with 8 Areas of […]






OFFERS OF THE WEEK






Northern Ireland boasts a unique collection of irresistible places to stay including quirky B&Bs, luxurious spa hotels and hidden gem properties for an ideal short break and Discover NI has selected the best offers of the week for you to choose from.   Country House Escape, Beech Hill Country House Hotel, Derry~Londonderry, from £99pps. Located […]






Jacqueline from whatsonni.com shares her pick of What’s On this weekend across NI






  Down Newcastle ‘Rolls’ out the red carpet for the Charity Car Show this weekend, Friday to Sunday, at the Slieve Donard Hotel.  Now in its 23rd year, the show continues to donate all proceeds to Cancer Research UK.  Filling the hotel’s Grand Ballroom will be more than 40 vehicles spanning 80 years of automotive […]






BRICKLIVE VISITS NORTHERN IRELAND FOR THE VERY FIRST TIME






Tickets are available now! 27th January 2017 – BRICKLIVE, the UK’s largest LEGO® event, is coming to Northern Ireland for the very first time. Taking place at Belfast’s Titanic Exhibition Centre from 16th-19th March, the event will include various ‘bricktastic’ features and more than one million bricks – making it the ultimate day out for […]






RUSSELL BRAND RE:BIRTH – WATERFRONT Belfast: Saturday 26th May 2018






RUSSELL BRAND RE:BIRTH   “Arena-level stand-up that asks us to think as well as laugh” The Guardian “One of the most impressive sights of the comedy year” The Telegraph   WATERFRONT Belfast: Saturday 26th May 2018 *Tickets go on sale Friday 3rd February* Tickets for Belfast Waterfront are available: In person at the Ulster Hall […]






THINGS TO DO IN NORTHERN IRELAND NEXT WEEK






Tourism NI has put together a list of 10 exciting things to do in Northern Ireland next week (February 6 – February 12).   ‘The Browning Version’, Armagh Public Library, Co. Armagh, February 7. Centre Stage Theatre Company presents the classic one-act play ‘The Browning Version’ by Terence Rattigan, one of the most popular dramatists […]






ASK for Mentoring Support for Your Community






Community groups and organisations in the Antrim and Newtownabbey area are now able to unlock their community potential through free specialist mentoring support. The Community ASK pilot programme runs until March 2017 and provides up to 5 hours of mentoring support with a specialist adviser free of charge. A select list of advisers and consultants […]






NI to get another bite of the Big Apple with Jet2.com and Jet2CityBreaks






New York trip launched from Belfast International airport 23 January 2017: Jet2.com and Jet2CityBreaks are spreading the news today… about the launch of the company’s first ever flight to New York from Belfast International Airport on Thursday December 14. The announcement comes as good news for Northern Ireland holidaymakers following the cancellation earlier this month […]






HEROES ON THE RUN!






NI Firefighters Join the Fight Against Heart Disease Killing fires is part of their day job and now local Firefighters from the Whitla Street Fire Station are doing their bit to help kill heart disease by taking part in a local charity’s Red Dress Run on 11th February. The run is part of Northern Ireland […]