Posts Tagged ‘ Titanic Belfast ’

Saturday snippets: 3rd December 2016

Dec 3rd, 2016 | By
fireworks over Sydney Harbouir Bridge

Tattoos, why Santa is on a lifeboat, Michelin star restaurants in Macao and the delights of Sydney at Christmas feature in Adrian’s column this week.



Saturday snippets: 2nd of July 2016

Jul 2nd, 2016 | By
Brindley Place, Birmingham

Yes, the rumbles from Brexit continue but Adrian also covers the largest rodeo in the world, Otto the octopus and the non-decision about airport expansion.



Saturday snippets: 11th April 2015

Apr 11th, 2015 | By

A relaxation of the newly launched visa rules in Egypt heads Adrian’s summary of the lesser known stories of the week



Saturday snippets: 27th December 2015

Dec 27th, 2014 | By
fireworks over Sydney Harbouir Bridge

Adrian ponders on new year celebrations now that Christmas is over.



Saturday snippets: 19th of April 2014

Apr 19th, 2014 | By

Just in time for long walks out in the spring Easter sunshine, two stretches of coastline pathways have been opened to the public in the North East and Cumbria. A 34 mile stretch from Hartlepool to Sunderland takes in the rugged beauty of Durham’s east coast and another 20 mile section links the coastal towns of Allonby and Whitehaven in Cumbria. They are part of a £50m Natural England project to create about 2,800 miles (4,500km) of footpaths around the whole of the English coast.
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East Belfast or Ballymacarret

Dec 6th, 2013 | By

On Tuesday evening at Stormont, members of the Northern Irish Assembly discussed tourism in East Belfast or, as Michael Copeland pointed out, Ballymacarret, because originally, this area was not part of Belfast at all.



Titanic Belfast wins

Jun 4th, 2013 | By

At the Northern Ireland tourism awards at the end of last week, Titanic Belfast grabbed another award to add to its trophy cabinet. It received the Outstanding Contribution to Tourism award which seems richly deserved since it has managed to attract over 800,000 visitors in its very first year of operation.



Titanic Belfast & Translink launch Titanic Tuesdays

Jan 25th, 2013 | By

Exhibition, hot drink and shortbread for just £10