Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Ballymena musicians on ‘Burns an’ Mair’ programme

Two Ballymena Fiddle Players will be among a host of local musicians performing on ‘Burns an’ Mair’ which will be televised on BBC-Two NI at 9pm on Thursday, January 25, the anniversary of the birth of Robert Burns.

Lifestyle
8-1-2018
Picture shows from left at the launch of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year�� 2018 was Anne Heraty, Chairperson of the judging panel; and  Kevin McLoughlin, Partner, EY. The nomination window for this year�"s programme is open until February 16th.Pic:Naoise Culhane-no fee

Could County Antrim be home to top entrepreneur?

Now in its 21st Year, the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ (EOY) 2018 programme has officially opened for nominations from County Antrim.

Lifestyle
Stopping for a picture at the Mossley PS Transition Fair.

Mossley Primary packed for Transition Fair

Mossley Primary School once again opened its doors to a variety of post-primary schools on January 9, when it held its annual Transition Fair.

Lifestyle
Young people sought for action-packed Army cadet roles.

Parent power fuels Cadet membership drive

Tired of hearing your teenager say ‘I’m bored’?

Lifestyle
HSCB advice  on  GP Out of Hours service

HSCB advice on GP Out of Hours service

With around 3,000 more calls to the GP Out of Hours during the holiday period this year, the Health and Social Care Board (HSCB) have reminded the public to consider their options before ringing the service.

Lifestyle
‘Choose To Live Better’ Festival

‘Choose To Live Better’ Festival

The Northern Obesity Partnership is currently supporting a fortnight of events and activities up to January 20 across the Northern Trust Area aimed at supporting people in making healthier choices.

Lifestyle
Stress control programme announced for Newtownabbey

Stress control programme announced for Newtownabbey

The Northern Health and Social Care Trust in partnership with Monkstown Village Initiatives has released dates for a new stress control programme in the Newtownabbey area.

Lifestyle
Students from Hazelwood College recently participated in the Young Enterprise programme, The Big Market, showcasing their products for sale to the public at St Georges Market, Belfast.

Schools mean business at ‘The Big Market’.

Students from schools in Newtownabbey recently participated in the Young Enterprise programme, showcasing their products for sale to the public at a ‘Big Market’ event in St George’s Market, Belfast, in December.

Lifestyle
Hearing Aid Support

Hearing Aid Support

Action on Hearing Loss monthly free Drop-in Hearing Aid Support Sessions is moving to a new venue to Cloughfern Parish Centre, 126 Doagh Road, Newtownabbey from this month.

Lifestyle
(Editorial Image).

Advice for returning unwanted presents

Christmas is past leaving many of us in a quandary about what to do with unwanted gifts.

Lifestyle
Tea Dance time at Old Courthouse

Tea Dance time at Old Courthouse

Antrim’s Old Courthouse will be the venue on January 10 for a Community Tea Dance.

Lifestyle
Robin Swann. (Editorial Image)

Appeal for blood and organ donors in 2018

North Antrim MLA Robin Swann is urging local support for organ and blood donations in 2018.

Lifestyle
(L-R) William Thompson, Juliet Bouverie (CEO) and Hazel Shields.

Antrim stroke survivor and carer’s fundraising recognised

Stroke Survivor William Thompson and carer Hazel Shields have been recognised for their fundraising achievements at the Northern Ireland Life after Stroke Award Celebrations.

Lifestyle
NI Hospice President Paul Clarke pictured at the Lights to Remember Service at Dominican College.

Lights to Remember Service

NI Hospice Lights to Remember service has been held at Dominican college where families from throughout the province gathered to celebrate and remember the lives of their loved ones at the annual Lights To Remember event.

Lifestyle
Golf star Tom McKibbin who, along with GolfNow, raised funds to cover the cost of three days of running Specialist Community Nursing services for NI Children's Hospice.

Tee-riffic donation to Children’s Hospice

Young golf star Tom McKibbin from East Antrim, who will spend Christmas and New Year competing in the US, dropped into Northern Ireland Children’s Hospice with a special festive gift this week.

Lifestyle
Enjoying some creative craftwork at Mossley PS Christmas Fair.

Festive fun at Mossley PS

Mossley Primary School was packed recently for its popular Christmas Fair.

Lifestyle
Chance for Larne community to join together to celebrate wildlife

Chance for Larne community to join together to celebrate wildlife

Community groups in Larne are being asked to come up with amazing ideas that celebrate local wildlife and bring people together.

Lifestyle
Bagatelle will be appearing live at the Braid Arts Centre, Ballymena, on Saturday, January 6.

Bagatelle live at The Braid

Bagatelle bring their ‘40th Anniversary Tour’ to the Braid Arts Centre, on Saturday, January 6.

Lifestyle
Load more