Leading sports retailer set to score at The Junction

Kirsty Winter Consumer

10 new jobs will be created with the opening of Intersport   Global sports retailer, Intersport is set to open a new store at The Junction in Antrim, creating up to 10 new jobs. Intersport has announced a significant £250k investment at the retail and leisure park, which will see the global brand open its doors in September, occupying a …

Build Up Your Business At Bullitt

Kirsty Winter Consumer

Bullitt Belfast is offering local people the chance to build up their business, literally one brick at a time. The city centre hotel will be running a workshop that promises to build on people’s innovation, imagination and career performance using everyone’s favourite childhood toy – LEGO. Participants will learn how to communicate more effectively, engage their imaginations more readily and …

New ‘Doga’ Event Set To Get Tails Wagging

Kirsty Winter Consumer

Bullitt Hotel is inviting guests to bring their four-legged friends along to their stylish rooftop bar and garden, Babel, for a special type of yoga practice, which promises to leave both owner and pooch in a zen-like state. The ‘doga’ class is set to be the first to take place in the city of Belfast. A doga session is an …

Skechers Steps Into The Boulevard, Banbridge

Niamh Parker Consumer

High profile American lifestyle and trainer brand, Skechers is set to open its doors at The Boulevard, Banbridge on the 2nd of August. The store will be the first Skechers outlet to open across the island of Ireland. The global footwear brand will create a total number of 12 new jobs and will offer customers the opportunity to shop styles …

The National Launches New Backyard Picnic Concept, Just In Time For Summer Heatwave

Niamh Parker Consumer

With another scorcher forecast this week, you can soak up the sun at The National Grande Café in Belfast whilst tucking into their new Backyard Picnic. A rural oasis meets the urban sprawl with this quirky new concept from The National, where you can now picnic in the sun-trapped beer garden, right in the heart of the city’s bustling Cathedral …

Natural History Museum Dinosaur Encounter Launches At W5

Kathryn Stevenson Consumer

Visitors to W5 Belfast this summer will be invited to step into the land before time as a Dinosaur Encounter touring exhibition from the Natural History Museum, which features lifelike and awe inspiring animatronic models, opened to the public this week. The exhibition will be running daily throughout the summer from 6 June to 31 August. Ideal for families and …

Little Wing Launch New Apprenticeship Scheme

Niamh Parker Consumer

Home-grown pizzeria group, Little Wing has launched a new scheme which will offer eight individuals the chance to gain an apprenticeship, which will provide an NVQ, credited by Babcock International. The scheme, targeted towards 17 to 24-year olds, will offer 21 hours of employment per week at £5 per hour, with a further potential to increase to £8.11 after training. …

Babel Launches A Unique Twist On Traditional Afternoon Tea

Niamh Parker Consumer

Belfast’s most stylish rooftop bar, Babel, is turning traditional afternoon tea on its head with the launch of a new Tipsy Tea. The exciting new menu, which launches on Saturday 2nd June, will pair delectable sweet and savoury treats with a selection of signature Babel cocktails. Set in the surrounds of the city’s chic new rooftop bar and restaurant, Babel …

Full Fight Card Revealed For Brave 13: Europe Evolution, Belfast

Niamh Parker Consumer

Brave Combat Federation has announced the full fight card for Brave 13: Europe Evolution hosted on 9th June at the SSE Arena in Belfast. The event marks the entry of the Bahrain based global promotion to Europe. The main event features the bantamweight champion, Stephen Loman from Philippines defending the title against Frans Mlambo from Ireland. The bout is a …