Monthly Archives: November, 2010

JOURNEY AND FOREIGNER CONFIRM DUBLIN AND BELFAST DATES

CLASSIC ROCK Presents AOR A NIGHT TO REMEMBER with JOURNEY FOREIGNER And Special Guests Announce First Ever Irish Concert Dates Together in 2011 Wednesday 17th November 2010 – Journey and Foreigner, two of the biggest names in Classic Rock have today announced that they will be heading to Ireland in June when the they play [...]

IRON MAIDEN REACHES THE FINAL FRONTIER…. COMING HOME FOR A UK ARENA TOUR FINALE IN 2011!

Live Nation (MCD in Belfast) is proud to welcome rock legends IRON MAIDEN back to the UK in 2011 for an extensive 10 city arena tour for the final run of dates on their FINAL FRONTIER WORLD TOUR 2010/11. For the first time in many years, the band will be playing shows across the full [...]

BIG COUNTRY PLUS SPECIAL GUEST SPRING & AIRBRAKE 20TH APRIL 2011

THE LIMELIGHT COMPLEX PRESENTS BIG COUNTRY PLUS SPECIAL GUEST SPRING & AIRBRAKE WEDNESDAY 20TH APRIL 2011 £20 / 8pm Legendary 80’s rockers Big Country are all set to return to the stage and have announced a UK tour next year.  They have enlisted The Alarm’s Mike Peters as lead singer for their 30th anniversary tour. [...]

Ulster Orchestra project shortlisted for Composer Award

Rain Falling Up, a new oratorio for children commissioned by the Ulster Orchestra and written by its Associate Composer for 2009, Brian Irvine, has been shortlisted for a 2010 British Composer Award by the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors. Rain Falling Up tells the story of Jake, a young boy who has an [...]

Mid-Ulster business people get ready for Start-Up Live!

Leading Mid-Ulster business people will share their successes, failures, challenges and ambitions with an audience of entrepreneurs from start-up and early stage companies at a major event in the Burnavon Arts Centre on November 23. Start-Up Live in Cookstown, organised by Ulster Bank in association with www.smallbusinesscan.com, is part of a tour of 14 dates [...]

RECORD NUMBERS SIGN UP TO TEST DRIVE THE ARTS

First time arts enthusiasts from across Northern Ireland have shown overwhelming support for Audiences NI’s initiative to bring the art world to the masses – with a record 3,000 signing up in just under a year. These would-be arts lovers, who have never been to a local live theatre or performing arts event before, have enjoyed [...]

Contenders come to town!

A tour of some of NI’s finest up and coming talent will end in Draperstown this week as Glasgowbury’s G Sessions host the final leg of the exciting tour. The Contenders tour, organised by Oh Yeah in Belfast, is taking a host of acts on the road to celebrate the launch of their first ever [...]

Magherafelt Tempts the Tastebuds!

Magherafelt District Council is once again hosting their Specialty Christmas Food Market on the 26th & 27th November 2010 in the Old Market Yard, Magherafelt. Following on from the tremendous success of 2009, the market has been developed into a two day event starting on the Friday evening from 5pm to 9pm and continuing on [...]

All aboard for Model Railway Day at the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum

Steaming into the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum on Saturday 13th November is Model Railway Day. As one of Northern Ireland’s biggest model railway exhibitions there will be over 30 railway layouts and associated exhibits on show, alongside the full scale locomotives and carriages in the Rail Gallery. There is a special addition to this [...]

Networking events really work for women in business.

Businesswomen in Northern Ireland will have the opportunity to take part in a unique province wide networking event, which will show that networking is one of the most powerful ways for women to succeed in running a business. The event, which is set to coincide with Global Entrepreneurship Week, is run by Business Women’s Network [...]