Step into and explore the beautiful world of Montalto Estate

Step into and explore the beautiful world of Montalto Estate

From Friday 21st September everyone will have the opportunity to step into and explore the magnificent world of Montalto Estate as, for the first time in its history, visitors will have access to never-before seen gardens and trails located around the historic estate. Nestled in the picturesque Co. Down countryside,... View Article

Ambitious local duo are making waves with new food education programme ‘More Than Fed’

Ambitious local duo are making waves with new food education programme ‘More Than Fed’

Indie Füde owner, Laura Bradley and local chef turned farmer Jonny Davison have come together to create ‘More Than Fed’. A programme set to empower kids across Northern Ireland with the knowledge to make better food choices. Both Laura and Jonny have their sights set on a full programme of... View Article

‘Tee-ing up’ Royal Portrush and The 148th Open!

‘Tee-ing up’ Royal Portrush and The 148th Open!

Golfers in Germany, Canada, Spain, Italy, the Netherlands, China and Australia – and potential golf holidaymakers for Northern Ireland – are set to read or hear all about our world-class golf, following a visit by leading golf journalists from those countries. The journalists – who are here as guests of... View Article

Sweet success at this year’s Hans Sloane Chocolate and Fine Food Festival

Sweet success at this year’s Hans Sloane Chocolate and Fine Food Festival

Artisan chocolatiers, food producers, chocoholics and local guests descended on the beautiful village of Killyleagh at the weekend for the biennial Finnebrogue Artisan Hans Sloane Chocolate and Fine Food Festival. With over 6,000 guests taking over the picturesque grounds of Killyleagh Castle throughout the weekend, the two-day event honoured the... View Article

Northern Ireland’s Food Heartland toasts 2018 Award Winners

Northern Ireland’s Food Heartland toasts 2018 Award Winners

Food, drink and hospitality businesses and individuals from across Northern Ireland’s official Food Heartland are celebrating after securing success in the biennial Food Heartland awards, proving again that the region deserves its enviable reputation for excellence and innovation. The Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon area is already making a big... View Article

Build Peace Conference expected to generate over £345k for local economy says Visit Belfast

Build Peace Conference expected to generate over £345k for local economy says Visit Belfast

Build Peace, the international conference which takes place at the end of October in Belfast is expected to generate over £345,000 for the local economy, according to Visit Belfast – the official tourism marketing agency for the Belfast City Region. The conference, which took place in Bogota in Colombia in... View Article

Coach operator reveals plans to expand Glasgow Express service across NI

Coach operator reveals plans to expand Glasgow Express service across NI

The success of a new direct luxury coach service between Belfast and Glasgow has encouraged operator Hannon Coach to expand the service to include other towns across Northern Ireland. County Armagh-based company Hannon Coach launched its Glasgow Express in February this year and, following a highly successful first six months,... View Article

Innovation Factory collaboration starts new tourism business

Innovation Factory collaboration starts new tourism business

Two entrepreneurs from West Belfast have started a tour company dedicated to injecting more money into the local economy by encouraging tourists to spend more time experiencing the local culture. David Kearns and Michael McCusker of Tour Ticket Ireland based at the Innovation Factory on the Springfield Road believe that... View Article

Volunteers sought for secret filming project in Belfast

Volunteers sought for secret filming project in Belfast

People from across Belfast and beyond are being invited to be part of an exciting filming project, set to be unveiled at this year’s Culture Night. Up to 2,000 volunteers are being sought to take part in the special filmed project, which will take place in the Titanic Quarter at... View Article

Stena Line vessels recognised for safe operations

Stena Line vessels recognised for safe operations

An unprecedented EIGHT Stena Line ferries operating on the Irish Sea have received the prestigious Jones F. Devlin Award from the Chamber of Shipping of America (CSA), acknowledging the skills and dedication of the men and women responsible for safe vessel operations. According to the CSA, the Jones F. Devlin... View Article