Foster: Get ready to be part of the Big Start!

Foster: Get ready to be part of the Big Start!

With only 50 days to go, the excitement is continuing to build as Northern Ireland prepares to welcome the Grande Partenza or ‘Big Start’ of the Giro d’Italia. Counting down the days, Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister Arlene Foster is encouraging everyone to get involved, as the anticipation grows both... View Article

Targeting GB Tourists for Northern Ireland

Targeting GB Tourists for Northern Ireland

Twenty-seven tourism enterprises from around Northern Ireland and the island of Ireland – including SS Nomadic; Crumlin Road Gaol; Park Avenue Hotel; Hastings Hotels; Visit Belfast and National Museums Northern Ireland – travelled to Birmingham last week, to join Tourism Ireland for this year’s ‘Best of Britain and Ireland’ (BoBI)... View Article

St Patrick’s celebrations get the green light around the world

St Patrick’s celebrations get the green light around the world

Tourism Ireland’s Global Greening goes from strength to strength with 100+ landmarks and iconic sites celebrating the island of Ireland and St Patrick ~ In a major coup for tourism, over 100+ landmarks and iconic sites around the world turned green for Tourism Ireland’s 2014 Global Greening initiative, to celebrate... View Article

HATS & SHADES at the ready for HOSPITALITY CHARITY BARBIE

HATS & SHADES at the ready for HOSPITALITY CHARITY BARBIE

  Due to the success of last year’s event, Hospitality Review NI – will once again call on the industry to down their tools on Monday 9th June, for what is now its annual charity fundraiser in aid of Northern Ireland Chest Heart and Stroke (NICHS). This year the event... View Article

Foster launches Downpatrick Walking Trail

Foster launches Downpatrick Walking Trail

    Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister Arlene Foster today launched a new walking trail in Downpatrick, along with a new smartphone app that gives tourists an insight into the local area’s history. Arlene Foster said: “Northern Ireland’s unique heritage and beautiful scenery are two of our biggest tourism assets.... View Article

Henderson Foodservice announced as one of Ireland’s Best Managed Companies

Henderson Foodservice announced as one of Ireland’s Best Managed Companies

  Henderson Foodservice has been named as one of Ireland’s most successful companies in the Deloitte Best Managed Companies Awards Programme, which recognises excellence in business management and performance. The company, a division of the Mallusk-based Henderson Group, supplies and delivers to customers across Ireland including hotels, schools, restaurants, fast... View Article

Northern Ireland Tourist Board secures Liam Neeson as ‘the voice’

Northern Ireland Tourist Board secures Liam Neeson as ‘the voice’

The Northern Ireland Tourist Board (NITB) has secured international film star Liam Neeson to be the voice of its latest TV advertising campaign in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. The Ballymena-born acting legend, star of a string of blockbuster movies including Schindler’s List, Star Wars: The Phantom Menace... View Article

PUT YOUR ‘LOCAL’ PUB ON A PLANE TO RIO THIS SUMMER!

PUT YOUR ‘LOCAL’ PUB ON A PLANE TO RIO THIS SUMMER!

McCoy’s launches Brazil-liant campaign to relocate a pub and customers to Rio THERE’s only one place better than your local pub to watch a feast of football this summer and that’s to watch it in your local pub… in RIO! That’s exactly what is on offer for Northern Ireland publicans... View Article

£12m redevelopment for Belfast’s Scottish Mutual building approved

£12m redevelopment for Belfast’s Scottish Mutual building approved

Tullymore House Limited, the company which owns and runs the successful Galgorm Resort and Spa, today (Tuesday 4th March) welcomed the news that its planned £12 million investment in the former Scottish Mutual building has been granted planning approval, which will see the landmark building transformed into a luxury, ‘boutique’... View Article

New lease of life for Belfast’s oldest Tavern

New lease of life for Belfast’s oldest Tavern

One of Belfast’s most historic pubs, Whites Tavern has opened its doors with a brand new look. The popular city centre pub, owned by the Beannchor Group has undergone a sympathetic refurbishment, which has brought the venue back to its former glory. Downstairs, Whites’ characteristic rustic bar has been improved... View Article