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Tourism Ireland’s new Game of Thrones campaign

Tweet Tourism Ireland has joined forces with HBO and it’s TV series Game of Thrones in a bid to further promote Ireland and Northern Ireland as a destination to visit. This new campaign is set to run for 14 weeks … Continue reading

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TEDx conference to return to Northern Ireland in September

Some of the world’s most influential thinkers and opinion leaders will be making the trip to Ireland as part of TEDx Stormont 2014 on the 5th September. Continue reading

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Giro d’Italia 2014 Irish stages announced

The exact details of the three stages of the 2014 Giro that will be taking place in Ireland this summer have been announced. Continue reading

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One Direction arrive in Ireland

Tweet Global pop star phenomenon’s One Direction arrives in Ireland today ahead of their 8 tour dates in Dublin’s O2 and Belfast’s Odyssey.

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Historic Cycling wins for Ireland

Tweet Ireland’s Martyn Irvine scooped the World Championship track title in a fantastic fashion at the velodrome in Minsk, Belarus. Making him only the second ever Irish man in history to win a World Championship Track Title!

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Olympic Flame Burns Bright in Ireland

Tweet Over the past few days the Olympic Torch has been touring Northern Ireland, passing through the areas of Port Rush, Derry and Belfast and this morning at 6:30am, Olympic Games Hero’s from 1992, medal winning boxers Wayne McCullogh and … Continue reading

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Queen to visit Northern Ireland as part of Diamond Jubilee celebrations

Tweet Buckingham Palace announced today that as part of her Diamond Jubilee celebrations nest month, Queen Elizabeth will make a two day visits to Northern Ireland.

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New 4 star hotel for Belfast

Tweet The Fitzwilliam Hotel in Dublin is about to get a sister in Belfast. The new 4 star deluxe Fitzwilliam Hotel Belfast will be opening in the centre of the city in March of this yera.  The hotel will be located adjacent to … Continue reading

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Banks of the Foyle Halloween Carnival: October 31-Nov 1

Tweet With no plans for Halloween and never having been North of the border I was delighted to be invited to Derry for the Banks of the Foyle Halloween Carnival by the Derry Visitor & Convention Bureau. I was greatly … Continue reading

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