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Talented Mid Ulster singer James Bradley launches debut EP

James Bradley has just released his debut EP, and has already been hailed as ‘brand new talent’ by Q Radio. 

Music
Sir Bruce Forsyth

IN PICTURES: Sir Bruce Forsyth - a life in showbusiness

Veteran emtertainer and broadcaster Sir Bruce Forsyth has died aged 89.

TV and Film

TV legend Sir Bruce Forsyth dies aged 89

TV veteran Sir Bruce Forsyth has died at the age of 89, his manager has said.
News
MIchelle and Arlene

MIchelle and Arlene

Local arts companies Accidental Theatre and Amadan have taken residence in an empty landmark building – the former Northern Bank at 12-13 Shaftesbury Square in Belfast - and transformed it into a hub for artists and audiences.

Theatre and Comedy
Relive the music of Billy Fury

Relive the music of Billy Fury

The music of Billy Fury, often dubbed Britain’s own Elvis, will be brought to life at the Grand Opera House on Friday September 8, when Halfway to Paradise comes to the Belfast theatre.

Music
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Chief Executive of Cine Magic, Joan Burney Keatings speaks to the News Letter.
Pic Colm Lenaghan/ Pacemaker

How queen of the screen is putting kids in the picture

Growing up as an only child in Armagh, Joan Burney Keatings MBE could not have imagined that one day she would be brushing shoulders with celebrities, chatting with movie stars, and helping to shape the careers of thousands of budding filmmakers.

TV and Film
Brendan Cole brings his new show to Belfast

Brendan Cole brings his new show to Belfast

Strictly Come Dancing favourite Brendan Cole will be making a very welcome return to Belfast’s Waterfront Hall next year.

Arts
JANE EYRE UK Tour 2017

Royal National Theatre

Jane Eyre sweeps onto the stage of the Opera House

Following a critically acclaimed season at the National Theatre, the Charlotte Bronte classic Jane Eyre will be brought to the stage of the Grand Opera House in Belfast from August 21.

Theatre and Comedy
Rocker Robert Plant

Robert Plant to play Ulster Hall

Robert Plant returns to the limelight with his new album Carry Fire and a string of tour dates that will see him perform at Belfast’s Ulster Hall on Saturday December 2 with tickets available from Friday August 25.

Music
Samuel L Jackson as Darius Kincaid and Ryan Reynolds as Michael Bryce  PA/Summit Entertainment/Millennium Media/Jack English

High octane action comedy is true bromance

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TV and Film
The inimitable Dolly Parton

First children’s album from an excited Dolly

DOLLY PARTON will next month release her first-ever children’s album, a 14-track digital version which will undoubtedly be a huge seller globally.

Music
Global superstar Jason Derulo is bigger than ever before - and can now announce details of his second UK and Ireland arena tour which takes place next March.

Global superstar Jason Derulo just announced he is coming to Belfast

Global superstar Jason Derulo is bigger than ever before - and can now announce details of his second UK and Ireland arena tour which takes place next March.

Music
Bull & Ram Belfast will open on the old Beatrice Kennedy site on University Road.

The ‘Best Restaurant in Ulster’ just announced it is opening in Belfast

Kelan McMichael, one of Northern Ireland’s most sought after chefs has announced that he has finally found the perfect location to open his new restaurant - and Bull & Ram is set to open its doors in October.

Eating Out
Dean Kane - aka Visual Waste

Well known local street artist launches first fine art exhibition

Dean Kane - aka Visual Waste - is one of Belfast’s best known street artists.

Eating Out
The Merchant, Belfast

5 spots for an unbeatable Afternoon Tea in Northern Ireland

In honour of Afternoon Tea Week we have listed some of the most unbeatable experiences in Northern Ireland.

Eating Out
Priscilla Presley

Elvis Presley to battle it out with Ed Sheeran for top chart spot

Elvis Presley could be back at top of the UK album exactly 40 years since his death - but only if he manages to outsell Ed Sheeran.
Music
Hillsborough Castle. Pic by Harrison Photography

Hillsborough Castle to host big weekend of 1950’s-inspired family fun

People are being invited to step back in time at Hillsbourgh Castle this August bank holiday weekend with a series of garden festivities inspired by the 1950s.

Whats on
Noel Gallagher

Noel Gallagher to headline as Manchester Arena to reopen for first time since terror attack

The Manchester Arena will reopen for the first time since the terror attack with a benefit concert to honour those killed in the bombing.

News

'Don't be cruel'. Elvis fans upset at vigil charge

Elvis Presley fans are angry they are having to pay to show their respects to their hero at his Graceland mansion on the 40th anniversary of his death.

Music
Last chance for engaged couples to enter new BBC wedding game show

Last chance for engaged couples to enter new BBC wedding game show

If you're engaged make your big day even bigger by entering the BBC's new wedding game show and you and your fiance could win a luxury honeymoon.
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