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The Rooftop Restaurant takes dining in Dundalk to new heights

Martin Rooney: The Rooftop Restaurant Manager with his team at the grand opening of the super stylish new restaurant at the Crowne Plaza Dundalk

The Rooftop Restaurant at the Crowne Plaza Hotel is taking dining in Dundalk to new heights. Introducing super stylish cocktails, craft beers, signature dishes with jazz entertainment every Friday evening, it’s a stunning location for a romantic evening for two, a group booking, or any special occasion. More recently The Rooftop Restaurant is available to […]

The Quays Newry: Giving you the gift of time this Christmas


The Quays, Newry are giving you the gift of time this Christmas with late night shopping every weeknight til 10pm beginning Wednesday 30th November. That gives you plenty of time to browse their 50 top stores for that perfect present for your loved ones this year. Also be sure to check out their newly opened […]

‘Cracking’ Christmas special offers at The Lodge Hotel


If you fancy a little break away or perhaps you’re looking for a fabulous present for a loved one for Christmas then The Lodge Hotel, Coleraine has it all. Their incredible Early Bird offer includes two nights accommodation in a Double or Twin room; a complimentary bottle of wine on one evening, when you order […]

New job opportunities with Netwatch, Newry

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Netwatch has opportunities for immediate permanent positions in their purpose built Communications Hub in Carnbane Industrial Estate in Newry, Co. Down. Netwatch specialises in providing business continuity, risk management and security services to clients across the globe. Established in 2003, by David Walsh, Group CEO and Niall Kelly, Director of Technology, Netwatch is a global […]

Excitement builds for record breaking attempt at Buttercrane Shopping Centre


Buttercrane Shopping Centre is inviting local people to become ‘Record Breakers’ as they attempt to host the ‘World’s Largest Gathering of People Dressed as Snowmen in one Place’. The attempt on Thursday 17th November, culminates in the arrival of Santa in the Centre by train. Speaking to Newry Times, Centre Manager Peter Murray, “We’re looking […]

Excitement builds for return of Oktoberfest to Belfast


Everyone is invited to join the celebration of food, beer and music at this year’s Oktoberfest held in Kings Hall. Oktoberfest will be held every Friday and Saturday over three weekends from 30th of September – 29th October 2016. In 2008 and 2009 Belfast gave host to a small imitation of the Munich festival and […]

Excitement builds for Footsteps in the Forest at Slieve Gullion


If you go into the woods on the 26th and 27th August be prepared to meet some strange and unusual characters including Trolls, woodland fawns, the Birdman of Slieve Donard, Finn McCool, the Fairy Queen and the legendary witch Cailleach Bheara, as they descend on Slieve Gullion Forest Park for their Annual Magical Meeting. As […]

Silent Valley Alive with Music this Summer!

Pictured enjoying last year’s event are: Damian and Donna O’Connor and their kids Erin and Anna from Kilkeel

All folk and general music aficionados are invited to NI Water’s ‘Music in the Park’ event on Sunday 21st August from 2-5pm, at Silent Valley Mountain Park, Kilkeel. The event, organised by NI Water to attract visitors to the picturesque Mourne site, will host the fabulous Darragh Folk band, to delight us with a wide […]

Summer blockbuster musical at the Market Place Theatre, Armagh


Following the huge success of previous summer musicals including last year’s ‘Wizard Of Oz’ and 2014’s ‘Oliver’ get ready for the world’s most popular family musical ‘Annie’, the annual summer blockbuster musical at The Market Place Theatre, Armagh from Tuesday 16th to Saturday 20th August. Set in 1930s New York during The Great Depression, brave […]

Excitement builds for Giant Adventures in Warrenpoint

Nine year olds Tegan McKibben from St Patrick’s, Newry and Matthew Murphy from St Matthew’s, Castlewellan with Chairperson of Newry, Mourne & Down District Council Cllr Gillian Fitzpatrick and Aisleain McGill, Assistant Director (Culture, Arts, Museum) Newry, Mourne and Down District Council

Two school children from Newry, Mourne and Down District Council will be heading a motley crew in a Giant Adventure on 20th and 21st August in Warrenpoint to wake a sleeping Giant. Nine year old Tegan McKibben from St Patrick’s, Newry and Matthew Murphy from St Matthew’s, Castlewellan will headline a ‘clamour’ of local children […]

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