Last week I stood on top of Black Mountain in Belfast and looked down into the city that I grew up in. It’s changed a lot from the place that I remember from my teenage years, and that’s a good thing. 1,796 more words
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Anyone passing through East Belfast recently will have noticed some painting going on around the back of East Side Visitor Centre on the Newtownards Road. As more was painted, it started to become clear what it was, a collage of legendary people and landmarks of East Belfast such as George Best, Van Morrison and Holywood Arches. 222 more words
THE neighbours have been having problems with vermin coming into their houses.
One man, everyone knows as the top paramilitary in the estate had to get the council to put poison down because a rat climbed into his baby daughter’s moses basket. 422 more words
It’s a yearly tradition to take your Mum out for lunch or dinner on Mother’s Day, which falls on Sunday 26 March this year. For those of you who haven’t planned for the day yet – or the date slipped your mind completely – there are still some options around. 10 more words