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New Faro Route Added To Belfast S 2017 Schedule


Ryanair, Europe’s No. 1 airline, today (21 Oct) extended its Belfast summer 2017 schedule by adding a new twice weekly route to… 375 more words


Our Last Day in Belfast City

When we were preparing our 16 day UK trip itinerary last time, we had an ambitious intention of visiting all the 4 countries, just to say that we went all around UK. 804 more words


Garmin Mourne Skyline MTR 2016 Race Images and Summary

The skies went dark and the clag came in, the 2016 Garmin Mourne Skyline MTR started under stormy skies as torrential rain soaked the runners. On the stroke of 0900, the runners departed the coastal town of Newcastle ran into Donard Park via the promenade entrance and then climbed the Granite Trail for a long and relentless climb. 735 more words

Coming into Autumn

This was a sight I came across on a country walk a few weeks ago.  I just love this time of year, everywhere you look the landscape in the country is just so photogenic.   127 more words


Went stir crazy when driving *contains profanity*

I am at my gran’s place this weekend for her Month’s Mind Mass, hard to believe it’s a Month since her death already, and there is more ‘bad luck’ for me as yesterday evening the WiMax signal my brother uses there didn’t work, I was meant to call an Aussie Friend on Skype at 11 pm my time, and I slep for about 6 1/2 Hours and then the signal worked again. 136 more words

Meeting Anne Dickson MP CBE: The quintessential ‘grand lady’ of the politics of Northern Ireland

Above: Chamindra Weerawardhana meeting Anne Dickson MP CBE, Carrick, Northern Ireland, June 2016 (©C.Weerawardhana)

In June 2016, I had the good fortune of meeting Anne Laetitia Dickson MP CBE, the first woman to lead a political party in Northern Ireland (and the second in the island of Ireland). 168 more words

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As They Rot - Drakonis

Some bands will can put something out that remains entertaining no matter how many times you listen to it. Albums that have staying power beyond the first few listens are all too common so when you find an album or EP that really stays in your head and plays itself over and over hold on to it. 352 more words