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10 Things To Do In Northern Ireland This Week (17th – 23rd November)

CS Lewis
As per usual, the lovely people from the Northern Ireland Tourist Board (NITB) have put together a list of 10 great things to do this week. Here they are: Bangor Christmas Lights Switch On, Bangor... more

#NIMusic Tune For The Weekend: A Plastic Rose – Move Islands

A Plastic Rose
The lads of A Plastic Rose have a new tune and video out called Move Islands(you can buy it from their site).  It's a wee cracker, uplifting and anthemic, I'm really enjoying... more

Food Review: Stix & Stones

Stix and Stones
Anyone who knows us at all will know that at PastieBap.com we just love to eat. Especially if that food is steak and especially at novelty restaurants. So it's quite surprising that it took us so... more

Food Review: Sugar Rays Smoke house

Sugar Rays
Tales had met my ears for a while about Sugar Rays Smoke House, but as it’s out at Dundonald (and a little bit out of my usual area) it took a bit longer than usual before I was able to go and... more

News: Alistair Hamill Photography Guide

Alistair Hamill
If you don't already know about NI photographer Alistair Hamill, then you should probably check out his website. Producing amazing landscape photography of some of Northern Ireland's most... more

Northern Viraland: Belfast Graduation Selfie Stick

Selfie Stick
Ever wondered what it's like to graduate but can't be bother with the hard work?  Well now you can because Belfast Met student Ruairi McErlean decided to video his graduation using a selfie... more

Preview: Carrickfergus Knights Thanksgiving Dinner

Carrick Knights Thanksgiving
The leaves are falling from the trees, the days are getting shorter and the scarves and hats are coming out (did they ever really go away?). That can only mean one thing...it's Autumn. However, if... more

Music News: NI Music Prize Winner Announced

NI Music Prize
Saturday night saw the second annual NI Music Prize being awarded at the Mandela Hall in Belfast and NI social media was all a-flutter trying to guess who would win. For the uninitiated, the NI Music... more

Play Review: Unhome – The MAC

Unhome
For those of you who read our recent interview with the cast of The MAC's latest play Unhome, you'll already know that they weren't giving much away about the plot, and I'm not going to... more

Our Top 10 Picks for Cinemagic 2014

CINEMAGIC
Cinemagic runs the 17th - 29th November this year and I have to say the quality of events they have on is breathtaking.  I started this off as a Top 5 but had to expand to Top 10, and even that was... more