Lifestyle rss

Carl Fogarty

2016 North West 200 entertainment details announced

The fully licensed paddock at the Vauxhall International North West 200 will offer six nights of entertainment to the public at this year’s event.

May Day activities. INLT 18-802CON

Fun events over the Bank Holiday

Tourism NI has drawn up a list of fun activities for everyone to enjoy across Northern Ireland over the Bank Holiday.

editorial image

Free wildlife workshop in Rathfern

A Bird Identification training session will take place at Rathfern Social Activity Centre on Wednesday, May 11.

Kevin Osbourne, Executive Head Chef of Ballygally Castle Hotel and William Van der Kells of Winterfell Tours sample the new Game of Thrones Afternoon Tea which is sure to delight fans of the world renowned show as well as those who love the indulgence of a delicious afternoon treat.  The Game of Thrones Afternoon Teas will immerse people into the dark and mysterious mood of the show and are available from 2  5pm Monday to Saturday and 3-5pm on Sundays for only �18 per person.  For further information or to book go to www.hastingshotels.com/ballygally-castle or call 028 2858 1066.

Win afternoon tea at the Castle

Fancy treating three of your family or friends to a fabulous Game of Thrones Afternoon Tea for free at Ballygally Castle Hotel?

editorial image

Rugby club’s fizz and fashion night promises to leave you feelin’ good

Ballyclare RFC will be holding a Fizz, Fashion and Feelin’ Good event at The Cloughan on Saturday, May 28, 7.30pm.

Entertainment rss

James Nesbitt in The Secret. PA.

James Nesbitt talks about his role in ITV’s The Secret which starts this Friday evening.

James Nesbitt says it was ‘chilling’ to play double killer Colin Howell in the new ITV drama, The Secret, which airs for the first time this Friday night.

editorial image

Game of Thrones: President Obama to get advanced copies of new epsiodes

The President of the United States, Barack Obama, is set to see the next series of “Game of Thrones” - before you.

Star Wars

Star Wars fans get first look at latest instalment Rogue One

The first trailer for the new Star Wars film Rogue One - parts of which will be filmed in Malin Head in Co Donegal - shows Felicity Jones taking the lead as a young rebel.

Home and Garden rss

Welsh rockers Stereophonics will be among the headline acts at this year's Belsonic music festival.

Madness, The Corrs, Noel Gallagher and Fatboy Slim added to Belsonic line-up

Due to overwhelming ticket demand for the June events at Titanic Belfast, five new shows have been added to the Belsonic 2016 programme.

Arlene Thompson. INLT 16-611-CON

Delicious desserts

Arlene from Carrickfergus cookery school, Carrick YMCA, made these delicious little desserts for a special supper for her Women’s Institute meeting, in Ballycarry last week.

Mayor Thomas Hogg launching this years Dragon Boat Race challenge with Ana Wilkinson (Cancer Fund for Children), Dr Norman Walker (ABF The Soldiers Charity) and Doris the Dragon.

Take on the Dragon Boat Race in support of Mayor’s charities

A council-run Dragon Boat Race charity challenge will take place at Antrim Loughshore Park on Saturday, June 11 from 12 noon until 3pm.

Mayor Thomas Hogg pictured with (L-R) tutor Jacqui Milliken and scrappers Irene Pritchard, Valerie May and Marion Johnston. INNT 17-513CON

Arts and crafts: Calling all ‘scrappers’

To celebrate National Scrapbooking Day, a special ‘Moments and Memories’ event will take place on Saturday, May 7 in the Linen Suite at Mossley Mill from 11am - 3pm.

editorial image

Take a ‘Bat Walk’ along the Newtownabbey Way

The Northern Ireland Bat Group is inviting people to take part in a ‘Bat Walk’ along the Newtownabbey Way on Thursday, May 12.

Live
  • 9°C to 14°C Heavy rain
  • Newtownabbey 5-day weather forecast

    CloseX

    Sunday 1 May

    Heavy rain

    Temp

    High 14°c

    Low 9°c

    Wind

    From South west

    Speed 11 mph

    Monday 2 May

    Heavy rain

    Temp

    High 11°c

    Low 4°c

    Wind

    From West

    Speed 18 mph

    Tuesday 3 May

    Sunny spells

    Temp

    High 11°c

    Low 7°c

    Wind

    From South west

    Speed 14 mph

    Wednesday 4 May

    Cloudy

    Temp

    High 13°c

    Low 8°c

    Wind

    From South

    Speed 18 mph

    Thursday 5 May

    Cloudy

    Temp

    High 13°c

    Low 5°c

    Wind

    From South west

    Speed 11 mph