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Review of the week - In Pictures

Looking at the events from the week gone past.

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Valerie Wilson, Curator of Textiles at National Museums NI is pictured at the Ulster Museums latest exhibition Warp and Weft

Game of Thrones tapestry complemented by new exhibition on history of linen

A new exhibition documenting the history of the linen production in Ireland has opened alongside the phenomenally successful Game of Thrones tapestry at the Ulster Museum. The 80-metre long Game of Thrones Bayeux-style tapestry, commissioned by Tourism Ireland in partnership with Tourism Northern Ireland to celebrate the television programme and its unique contribution to Northern Ireland’s heritage, was installed in July in the Ulster Museum and has already been viewed by over 72,000 visitor

Travel

The year in pictures - 1992

Images from the archive showing Northern Ireland life in 1992

Nostalgia

VIDEO: Prime Cut Productions and Tinderbox Theatre explore the edges of male mental health

Hot off the heels of receiving seven nominations in the prestigious Irish Times Theatre Awards for their Lyric Theatre co-production of Red by John Logan , Prime Cut Productions are set to stage not one, but two upcoming plays at EdgeFest in the MAC from 15th February to 2nd March.

Theatre and Comedy

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at Edinburgh Castle for a one-day visit to the Scottish capital

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle were warmly welcomed to chilly Edinburgh

People

PICTURE SPECIAL: 1990 - Images from the archive

A video compilation looking at images from the archives

Nostalgia

IN PICTURES: How we were - a look back to 1989

Rounding off the 1980s with our look back to 1989.

Nostalgia

PICTURE SPECIAL: Lerwick prepares for Up Helly Aa

Thousands of people are due to gather for the world famous Up Helly Aa fire festival on Shetland.

Offbeat

IN PICTURES: The images that made the news pages in 1989

In 1989 Northern Ireland was still gripped by violence and destruction

Nostalgia

GALLERY: Looking at people and places in the papers in 1989

Delving into the archive to bring the images from the late 80's

Nostalgia

'Looking Back' 1988 In Pictures

Remembering some of the events which made the news at the end of the 80's

Nostalgia

IN PICTURES: The Countess of Wessex visits Mencap NI Children’s Centre in Belfast

The Countess toured the Mencap NI Children’s Centre in South Belfast today as part of a visit to Northern Ireland

People

PICTURE GALLERY: Mark Allen, Masters Champion

Less than 24 hours after winning snooker’s Masters Mark Allen was back in the Province for a hero's welcome at Belfast International Airport

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RETRO: How things looked in 1987 in Northern Ireland

The next stage in our Look Back feature
Nostalgia

VIDEO: Snow showers sweep through Mid Ulster

Snow is still affecting many areas of the Province
News

Harry and Meghan wow Cardiff crowds

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle drove Cardiff wild when they finally made an appearance in the city after a train delay kept royal fans waiting.

People

PICTURE SPECIAL: Snow Fun At Stormont

Crowds have taken to the slopes at Stormont to enjoy the recent snowfall

Offbeat
Bumper to bumper: this was the scene on a main route into Belfast this morning.

Two worlds: 16 images showing the beauty of snow and the chaos it creates on our roads

Parts of Northern Ireland are like a winter wonderland today after heavy snowfall on Tuesday and overnight.
News

NOSTALGIA: Army's Lynx helicopters make final tour before decommissioning

Age finally caught up with the Lynx helicopter as the aircraft embarked on a farewell tour, marking a last salute to the British Army before bowing out of service.
Nostalgia
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