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Antrim and Newtownabbey aim to revive forgotten author

Antrim and Newtownabbey aim to revive forgotten author

16 February 2017

Have you ever heard of Alexander Irvine? Perhaps not, but at one time Irvine was one of Northern Ireland’s most famous writers! A new initiative from Antrim and Newtownabbey Council aims to produce a new living history experience based upon Irvine's life!

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Randalstown to compete in 2017 RHS Britain in Bloom Awards

Randalstown to compete in 2017 RHS Britain in Bloom Awards

13 February 2017

Randalstown has been selected to represent the Ulster region in the 2017 Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Britain in Bloom UK Finals.

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Have your say on tourism in the Borough

Have your say on tourism in the Borough

13 February 2017

Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council is currently preparing a Tourism Strategic Plan for 2017-2020 and would like to get your thoughts on how to develop the tourism experiences and facilities in the area to make the most of the Borough’s unique offerings.

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Council Strikes Great Deal Again for Residents and Businesses

Council Strikes Great Deal Again for Residents and Businesses

13 February 2017

Great news as Council approves new rates for Borough, 0.52% reduction for Antrim Residents, No increase for Newtownabbey Residents and 0.51% reduction for all non-domestic rates.

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Love Antrim Love Antrim Live!

Love Antrim Love Antrim Live!

09 February 2017

The Mayor of Antrim and Newtownabbey, Councillor John Scott, joined Alderman John Smyth, Councillor Jim Montgomery, Councillor Neil Kelly, Bernard Clarkson (Arts Services Manager) and Ursula Fay (Head of Arts & Culture) to officially launch Antrim Live.

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It doesn’t have to be a Hard Knock Life this Mid Term!

It doesn’t have to be a Hard Knock Life this Mid Term!

09 February 2017

Join us for a special Mid-Term treat as Theatre at The Mill’s Home Spun Youth Theatre present the Broadway classic musical Annie JR from Wednesday 15 – Sunday 19 February.

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Get Creative at Castle Mall

Get Creative at Castle Mall

09 February 2017

The Mayor of Antrim and Newtownabbey, Councillor John Scott showed his support as Big Telly Theatre Company in partnership with Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council opened their creative workshop in Castle Mall Shopping centre.

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WorldHost Food Ambassador Workshop leaves a good taste in the Borough

WorldHost Food Ambassador Workshop leaves a good taste in the Borough

03 February 2017

Numerous representatives from the local tourism industry attended a WorldHost Food Ambassador Workshop at Daniel’s at Tweedies, sponsored by Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council and Tourism NI.

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Corporate Events Sponsorship Programme

Corporate Events Sponsorship Programme

31 January 2017

Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council invites applications from event organisers to apply for Council sponsorship for flagship events that will take place in the Borough between 1 April 2017 and 31 March 2018.

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Mallusk Business Receives National Training Award

Mallusk Business Receives National Training Award

31 January 2017

Locally based electrical and mechanical engineering firm, Grants Electrical Services (GES Group), recently received a national training award in recognition of its commitment to staff, innovation and skills development, outperforming organisations many times its size.

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