Belfast Chamber Announces New City Regeneration Conference For 2020

Belfast Chamber Announces New City Regeneration Conference For 2020

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Belfast Chamber of Commerce has today announced plans for a major new conference which aims to galvanise Belfast’s business community and other city stakeholders to help deliver a bold new vision for the city. BelFastForward, which will take place on February 27, 2020, will introduce world class case studies of cities that have emerged from difficult circumstances to become beacons …

We Are Vertigo Announces Plans To Build Second Bounce Arena

Kirsty Winter Consumer

 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 …

Tourism Ireland’s ‘Glass of Thrones’ campaign encourages fans to visit Belfast, where much of the popular TV show was filmed

Kirsty Winter Uncategorised

It’s week two of Tourism Ireland’s latest Game of Thrones campaign and the second ‘Glass of Thrones’ has been revealed in Belfast today (Tuesday, 23rd April) – at the Waterfront Hall. As season eight of Game of Thrones unfolds, Tourism Ireland will unveil a new window each week at a key location in Belfast, creating a 1.8-mile legacy trail for …

Game Of Thrones: The Touring Exhibition Arrives In Belfast

Game Of Thrones: The Touring Exhibition Arrives In Belfast

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Rally the Realm … The highly-anticipated GAME OF THRONESTM: The Touring Exhibition, including two-never-seen before sets, has arrived at TEC Belfast for its debut visit to the UK and Ireland. To celebrate, GAME OF THRONES® actors, Isaac Hempstead Wright, Ian Beattie and Liam Cunningham, alongside award-winning costume designer Michele Clapton, were the first to experience the dramatic exhibition, which features …

Record Year For Belfast Office Market As Occupier Confidence Continues To Drive Demand

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

The Belfast office market set a new annual record in 2018, with total take-up reaching highs of 885,023 sq ft, more than double that of 2017 and 82 percent above the five-year average, according to Lambert Smith Hampton’s Ireland Office Market Report 2019 which was published today. The outstanding year was underpinned by the two single largest lettings of the …

Look At Me Now: Beannchor Reveals The National’s New Look Following £350,000 Investment

Kirsty Winter Consumer

The Beannchor Group has completed a significant £350,000 investment in the redevelopment of its popular Cathedral Quarter bar and eatery, The National. Following an extensive month-longrenovation, the new-look venue reopened to the public at the weekend. Set in the historic surrounds of one of Belfast’s oldest buildings – the former National Bank Building on High Street – the venue has …

We Are Vertigo Completes £1 Million Investment of Leisure Innovations In Belfast

Kirsty Winter Consumer

Ireland’s first indoor Ninja Master Course has officially opened its doors to the public, representing the completion of a major £1 million investment from Belfast-based adventure company, We Are Vertigo. The Ninja Master Course, which has created 10 new jobs, will further enhance the high-adrenaline offering available at We Are Vertigo’s Titanic Quarter facility, which also includes Ireland’s first Indoor …

Beannchor Announces £350,000 Investment In The National

Kirsty Winter Consumer

The Beannchor Group has announced a £350,000 investment in the redevelopment of its popular bar and eatery, The National in Belfast’s Cathedral Quarter. Set in the historic surroundings of one of Belfast’s oldest buildings – the former National Bank Building on High Street – The National initially opened to the public in September 2013, following a significant redevelopment of the …

Belfast Fundraisers Get Freezin’ For A Reason

Kirsty Winter Consumer

Twenty brave fundraisers from Belfast and beyond embraced the December chill and took on the challenge to plunge into the River Lagan on Saturday 1 December, raising vital funds for local Special Olympics athletes. Taking place at Belfast Marina, the freezing fundraiser challenged the public to ‘get freezin’ for a reason’ in support of athletes with an intellectual disability. Participants and …

Beannchor Group now powered by 100% renewable energy

Kirsty Winter Consumer

Northern Ireland’s largest hospitality group, Beannchor, has taken a major step towards reducing its carbon footprint by agreeing a £500,000 renewable electricity contract with 3T Power. The clean energy transition has been rolled out across the group’s entire portfolio including The Merchant Hotel, Bullitt Belfast, The National & Sixty6, Little Wing, The Dirty Onion and The Hillside Bar and Restaurant, …