Co. Down | Ireland

December 7, 2017

Christmas Traditions in Ireland

Spending Christmas in Ireland As Christmas approaches again, we take a look at some of the uniquely Irish Christmas traditions. Some have been long forgotten and long since practiced and others are still very much a part of Christmas in one form or another.   We would love to hear from you if you have

November 12, 2017

Running or Walking at Night Safety | Be Bright Be Safe Be Seen

Walking Safely at Night   There is nothing better than a walk,run or cycle on a cool, crisp evening in the Winter time.    However , the dark evenings does present us with a risk that we have to think about and prepare for!     There is a superb local campaign by Get Active

October 29, 2017

Halloween in Ireland: Origins, The Celts, Evil Spirits & Pumpkins

Halloween in Ireland How and why do we celebrate Halloween in Ireland? The connection between Halloween and Ireland is as strong and powerful as the evil spirits who have always came out to play at this time of year dating back centuries.   Halloween has it’s origins in the Celtic Festival of Samhain. The tradition

October 26, 2017

Halloween in Warrenpoint 2017

The Safer Warrenpoint Project is bringing the scary to Warrenpoint Square for Halloween 2017 again!   It’s a good scary though! Fun and enjoyment in the town is what it will be all about!   Family fun and music from the wonderful Hair O’ The Dawg will kick off around 7pm in the Square.  

October 26, 2017

Lonely Planet: Belfast and Causeway Best in 2018 of Top Regions to visit

  Northern Ireland and specifically Belfast and the Causeway Coast received a superb accolade from the prestigious travel site Lonely Planet. Belfast and the Causeway Coast in the Lonely Planet Bucket List   Belfast and the Causeway Coast has secured the number one spot on the travel sites regions of the world to visit.