Team of enthusiastic poppy ambassadors required for 'Weeping window' in Belfast

Belfast International Arts Festival and the Ulster Museum are recruiting a team of enthusiastic volunteers to help deliver a world class visitor experience to everyone who visits the Poppies: Weeping Window sculpture during its time in Belfast.
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Stylist Sara O'Neill bringing the beach to the city at CastleCourt event

Stylist Sara O’Neill will be bringing the beach to the city at Belfast's CastleCourt this weekend with a summer themed styling session.

Photo:Jeff Gilbert.
Portrait of Tamara Rojo, Head of English National Ballet, in her office, Jay Mews, Kensington, London, UK

English National Ballet brings a haunting love story to local stage

The English National Ballet will be performing in Belfast for the first time when it stages the beautiful bittersweet love story Giselle at the Grand Opera House next week.

US President Andrew Johnston whose grandfather came from Larne

Ulster-Scot Johnson was first president to face impeachment

Andrew Johnson, the 17th President of the United States, was an Ulster-Scot whose grandfather left Larne and settled in America around 1750.

Dress for the job you want (not the one you have)

Dress to impress: interview style advice for women

Although a catwalk-inspired outfit won’t necessarily be the sole reason you land your dream job, it’ll certainly make a great first impression.

Book highlights Ireland’s Beautiful North

Book highlights Ireland’s Beautiful North

H aving moved to Northern Ireland from Liverpool several years ago, Dominic Kearney has fully embraced his new home and its culture. He has written for a variety of publications and is a contributor to a number of arts programmes on Radio Ulster.

The Pink Project - Emily and Her Pink Things (�JeongMee Yoon)

Month long photo festival planned for Belfast

Belfast Photo Festival, Northern Ireland’s premier visual arts festival and the photographic biennial for the island of Ireland, returns from June 1-30, exploring the increasingly topical themes of sexuality and gender and how they relate to the perception and expression of identity social constructs.

Primark's Irish trading partner, Penney's, first broke the news on their Snapchat and Instagram social media feeds.

Primark set to launch bridal collection

Here comes the bride... all dressed in Primark apparently.

Victoria Beckham receives her OBE from the Duke of Cambridge

I'm proud to be British, says Victoria Beckham after receiving OBE from Prince William

Fashion designer Victoria Beckham said she was "proud to be British" after receiving her OBE at Buckingham Palace.
Mickys brand new show An Another Fing  follows his record breaking Back In The Game tour of 2013 which took in an incredible 129 shows - making it the biggest comedy tour in the world that year - having sold an unbelievable 500,000 tickets in the UK and Ireland alone.

10 quirky things to do Belfast and beyond this week

In the build up to Easter festivities, there are loads of events for all the family to enjoy this week.

David Turners study of Donald Trump in Lego which he has entitled Space Cadet

Child’s play for Belfast artist as he builds Lego Donald Trump

A Belfast artist has captured one of the world’s most controversial politicians in the prime of his teenage years ... using Lego bricks.

A ‘Strictly’ magical night

A ‘Strictly’ magical night


The Walk In Wardrobe (Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye)

Fabulous Fashion Teas Make A Triumphant Return At The Merchant

The Merchant Hotel’s iconic Fabulous Fashion Teas returned over the weekend to treat Belfast fashionistas to another season of style and decadence, serving up the hottest spring/summer fashion trends for 2017.

Belfast Lord Mayor Alderman Brian Kingston and Deputy Lord Mayor Cllr Mary Ellen Campbell are pictured with Beat Carnival performers Matt Vernon (St Patrick), Jazzmin McClure (Pig), Dara Brennan (Sheep), Sadbh Brennan (Sheep), Ailbhe Brennan (Sheep) ahead of Belfasts St Patricks Day celebrations on Friday March 17

X Factor star is St Patrick’s Day guest

This year’s St Patrick’s celebrations in Belfast will be headlined by X Factor’s Fleur East.


Down Royal Down Course

Down Royal held their annual Boxing day meet

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Miss NI Emma Carswell, from Gilford, pictured at Belfast City Hall after being crowned 2016 Therapie Miss Northern Ireland (Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker)

Everything you need to know about applying for Miss Northern Ireland 2017

If you’ve ever dreamed of travelling the world representing your country - this could be your chance.

James Vincent Morrow

Best of music, comedy and spoken word events at January festival

Out to Lunch, the bespoke winter festival that reaches the spots others can’t, is back for a 12th helping of music, comedy, spoken word and literature to warm the winter cockles.


Belfast lights up for Christmas

Belfast City centre was packed for the Christmas lights switch-on on Saturday evening

Michael McIntyre PA/BBC/Hungry Bear/Gary Moyes

How Michael found that stand-up comedy sweet spot the nation loves

As Michael McIntyre’s Big Show returns for a second run, the funny man and dad-of-two talks to GEMMA DUNN about finding that sweet spot between stand-up and Saturday night family viewing

Caroline Stillman has resorted to making her own range of shoes - because she can't find any to fit her size 11 feet.

6ft4 woman with size 11 feet launches range of fashionable shoes

A woman who stands at 6ft 4ins tall has launched her own range of fashionable shoes - because she can't find any to fit her massive size 11 FEET.
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