Little Wing To Serve Up Ninth Restaurant In Whiteabbey

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Northern Ireland’s homegrown pizzeria brand, Little Wing has announced an investment of £450,000 in a new restaurant in Whiteabbey, Co. Antrim, creating 25 new jobs. The arrival of Little Wing Whiteabbey, which will be located off the Shore Road, will bring the popular pizza chain’s total number of branches across Northern Ireland to nine. Opening 14th November, the restaurant will …

Hot Potato Is No Game For Adventure Boss

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Operations manager, Glen Stewart and adventure provider boss, Gareth Murphy raise a toast to celebrate the arrival of Spud Murphy’s liquor licence, making it the only licensed eatery in Belfast’s Titanic Quarter. Murphy signed the lease for the Harbour property earlier this year to launch Spud Murphy’s – a unique concept serving loaded Baked Potatoes, which are already proving a …

Bullitt Hotel Sets Tails Wagging With Launch Of Dog-Friendly Rooms

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Belfast hotel, Bullitt is set to get canine customers’ tails wagging with excitement as it prepares to launch its first dog-friendly rooms. Available from Thursday 12 September, guests will have the option to book specially equipped rooms that offer a comfortable space for owners and their pet pooches to rest their heads after a busy day of exploring the city. …

A New, Locally Owned Health And Wellbeing Facility To Open At The Junction

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A new health and wellbeing facility is set to open at The Junction Retail and Leisure Park this September, representing a £100,000 investment. Occupying three units and covering a total space of 5,558 sq. ft., 12 new full-time and part-time jobs will be created when Volume Fitness opens at the Antrim-based shopping destination. The opening of the facility will take …

We Are Vertigo Announces Plans To Build Second Bounce Arena

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 Northern Irish adventure provider, We Are Vertigo, is expanding its award-winning Titanic Quarter facility with plans to open a 25,000 sq ft inflatable action course.  The expansion, which will create 25 new jobs and represents a further £500k investment in the company’s leisure portfolio, builds on the success of its first Bounce Arena, which opened in Newtownbreda in January.  The addition of …

Dog Friendly Bar Raises Pawsome Amount For Local Dog Charity

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Dog-friendly bar, The Dirty Onion, has raised over £5k for local dog rescue charity Lucy’s Trust since the Cathedral Quarter Bar opened its doors to welcome canine customers in 2017.  Since becoming part of a select list of dog-friendly venues in Belfast city centre, the bar has organised several fundraising events including Pooch Socials, Hot Dawg BBQs and Santa Paw …

Foraging Is On The Menu At Berts Jazz Bar This Month

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Belfast’s only dedicated Jazz bar, Berts, is hosting its first forager’s dining experience, bringing the taste of wild, freshly-grown seasonal produce from the beautiful Rademon Estate to the city. Based in Crossgar, Rademon Estate is home to local gin distiller and partner for the evening Shortcross Gin.   Taking place on Wednesday May 29, the event is the first of its …

Iconic Iron Throne Is Theme Of Final Installation In Tourism Ireland’s Game of Thrones Legacy Trail

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It’s the sixth and final week of Tourism Ireland’s 2019 Game of Thrones campaign and the latest ‘Glass of Thrones’ has been revealed in Belfast – at the Titanic Studios. This week’s installation represents the show’s iconic Iron Throne – complete with a built-in seat in front of the window, specially designed for great ‘selfies’. After almost a decade of …

Tourism Ireland Unveils Fourth Stained Glass Window In Belfast

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It’s week four of Tourism Ireland’s 2019 Game of Thrones campaign and the latest ‘Glass of Thrones’ has been revealed in Belfast on Monday, 6th May – at the SSE Arena. To celebrate the final series of Game of Thrones, Tourism Ireland — in partnership with HBO — is erecting six beautifully crafted, stained-glass windows around Belfast. When all six windows …