Northern Ireland: News - December 2017

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19th December 2017

A pair of yetis were recently spotted walking in to a primary school in Belfast.   There was no need for alarm though as Kumar and Maiya, mascots from the Sol Katmandu Park & Resort in Majorca, jetted in to St Ita’s Primary School at Alderwood Hill to kick-start a massive nationwide...

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Don't Miss George’s Marvellous Medicine at The Grand Opera House, Belfast 13/2/18 – 17/2/18

18th December 2017

The latest theatrical adaptation of Roald Dahl’s classic story George’s Marvellous Medicine has hit the stage at Curve theatre, Leicester, to rapturous responses from audience members and critics alike. Ahead of its run at The Grand Opera House in Belfast 13 – 17 Feb, Chandni Mistry,...

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Artisan market to serve up festive local fayre in Ballymena this Christmas

14th December 2017

An artisan market packed with seasonal gift ideas and delicious, locally produced festive fayre is coming to Ballymena Town Centre this Christmas.   Ballymena is brimming with opportunities to pick up those special Christmas gifts, enjoy delicious food and drink and savour the area’s...

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NI Schools ICT Excellence Awards 2017

12th December 2017

Capita Managed IT Solutions and C2k have announced the winners of the third annual NI Schools ‘ICT Excellence’ Awards. The awards ceremony held last week at The Merchant Hotel in Belfast celebrated Northern Ireland schools that are demonstrating innovation in their use of technology in teaching...

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Make a pledge to Recycle. Reduce. Refuse. Remember

7th December 2017

Children from all over the Ards and North Down borough are taking an Environmental Family Pledge whereby they are encouraged to deliver on a promise made through an innovative initiative that Ards and North Down Borough Council are rolling out this November/December. The initiative, called C.L.E.A.R,...

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Belfast City Council Are Honoured At Fields in Trust Awards 2017

6th December 2017

Belfast City Council received Local Authority Partner of the Year at the prestigious annual Fields in Trust Awards 2017. Belfast City Council was the first in the UK to launch The London Marathon Charitable Trust’s Active Spaces programme. The Belfast project is taking place on the site where the...

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