Northern Ireland Bartenders Drink in History of Hennessy

Kirsty Winter Consumer

~ NI Hennessy Connoisseurs discover secrets of the world’s most iconic Cognac brand ~ Three Northern Ireland bartenders travelled to Cognac for an immersive training experience at the home of Hennessy and, having returned home, are putting their newfound knowledge to good use in bars across NI this festive season… Michael Young of The Vault in Banbridge, Mark McConville of …

The Oscars Of Traditional Irish Music Comes To Belfast

Niamh Parker Consumer

TG4’s Gradam Ceoil award ceremony is set to come to the Belfast Waterfront next year for the first time in its 21-year history, beginning a four-year residency at the venue. Known as the Oscars of traditional music, the live concert and award ceremony will take place on Sunday 4th February, 2018 and will be a live broadcast on TG4. Hosted …

Benson Elliot Appoints LSH As Managing Agent On The Quedam Centre

Benson Elliot Appoints LSH As Managing Agent On The Quedam Centre

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Benson Elliot have today appointed Lambert Smith Hampton as the managing agent on The Quedam Centre in Yeovil, Somerset. The Quedam Centre is the leading shopping destination in an extensive cross county catchment area in the south-west of England and benefits from a retail line up of high street brands including H&M, Topshop, JD Sports, Monsoon, Pandora, River Island, New …

FinTrU Take Top Spot In Onecom Business League

FinTrU Take Top Spot In Onecom Business League

Andrew Kelly Corporate

A football team from Belfast-based financial services firm FinTrU has been crowned champions of the first ever Onecom Business League. The Onecom Business League was created by the UK’s largest independent enterprise telecommunications provider, Onecom, and the Irish Football Association.  The five-a-side football tournament kicked off in August, with 24 teams competing for silverware and a training session with the …

Festive Fortune For Local Kids’ Clubs

Niamh Parker Consumer

Christmas has come early for eight local children’s clubs as Little Wing Pizzeria dished out funds as part of its Little Wing Little Stars bursary scheme. Returning for the fourth year, the programme was open to children’s clubs located near any of Little Wing’s eight branches across Northern Ireland. Eight lucky clubs were awarded a £500 bursary; Clarkes Dance Studio …

Local Choir Hits The High Notes To Star In The OUTLET’s Christmas TV Campaign

Niamh Parker Consumer

St. Agnes’ Choral Society has won an opportunity to feature in a Christmas TV campaign for The OUTLET in Banbridge. The Belfast-based musical theatre group, which celebrated its 60th anniversary this year, answered The OUTLET’s call to find a choir for its ‘Jingle All The Way’ Christmas TV campaign by submitting a video demo and impressed the judges with their …

Deloitte NI Employee Achieves Highest FAE Results In Northern Ireland

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

Katrina Wall, from Deloitte NI’s Belfast audit team, has achieved the highest results in Northern Ireland in the Final Admitting Exams (FAEs) of Chartered Accountants Ireland 2017. The FAEs are the final qualification needed by accountants to practice as chartered accountants. Katrina passed her final professional exams at the first sitting, with flying colours, alongside eight other audit colleagues in …

Major Refurbishment Project To Make Nine Lanyon Place Future-Fit

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

This week marked a significant milestone in the ongoing project to refurbish and modernise one of the largest and most prominent office buildings in Belfast city centre. The completion of the striking new lobby at Nine Lanyon Place is the first part of an ongoing programme to make the building future-fit. Nine Lanyon Place has a significant place in the …