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All rights reserved.en1440<![CDATA[Lord Mayor announces NI Children's Hospice as one of his charity partners]]>16 Aug 2019<br/>The Lord Mayor of Belfast, Councillor John Finucane, has announced the Northern Ireland Children’s Hospice as one of his charity partners.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-109304.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-109304.aspx16 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Book of Condolence opens in City Hall in memory of Nora Quoirin]]>14 Aug 2019<br/>A Book of Condolence has opened in City Hall today in memory of Nora Quoirin who tragically passed away in Malaysia.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-109258.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-109258.aspx14 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Lord Mayor launches Belfast International Arts Festival programme 2019]]>14 Aug 2019<br/>Lord Mayor of Belfast, Councillor John Finucane launched the 57th Belfast International Arts Festival programme in the Black Box.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-109240.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-109240.aspx14 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Belfast City Council puts climate change resilience firmly on agenda]]>12 Aug 2019<br/>Today, Monday 12 August, sees the first ever meeting of a new Belfast City Council all-party working group on the climate crisis.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-109094.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-109094.aspx12 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Deputy Lord Mayor meets young women on course for careers in IT industry]]>9 Aug 2019<br/>Deputy Lord Mayor Councillor Peter McReynolds visited Belfast Metropolitan College today to meet graduates from a special IT summer camp aimed at getting young women into this rapidly growing industry.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-109235.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-109235.aspx9 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Lord Mayor joins mini sporting heroes at Summer Sports Day]]>8 Aug 2019<br/>The Lord Mayor, Cllr John Finucane joined more than 200 young children from across Belfast to take part in the annual Belfast Summer Sports Day at the Ozone Complex.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108836.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108836.aspx8 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[General Managers appointed at three new council leisure centres]]>6 Aug 2019<br/>Belfast City Council has welcomed a number of senior appointments to the GLL team in Belfast in the run up to the opening of three new council leisure centres in the city.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108818.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108818.aspx6 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Lord Mayor launches 13th Belfast Mela - a global wonderland of diversity]]>6 Aug 2019<br/>Belfast Lord Mayor Councillor John Finucane helped to launch the 13th Belfast Mela today, 6 August at the Lyric Theatre.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108812.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108812.aspx6 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Award-winning Breastival sets new breastfeeding record]]>4 Aug 2019<br/>Breastival Belfast returned for its third year on Saturday 3 August at the Ulster Museum, hosted by Lord Mayor of Belfast Councillor John Finucane.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108780.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108780.aspx4 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Children encouraged to celebrate play at free park event]]>2 Aug 2019<br/>Children from across Belfast and beyond are attending a free event in Ormeau Park next week to celebrate play.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108687.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108687.aspx2 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Lord Mayor opens new cruise terminal in Belfast Harbour]]>29 Jul 2019<br/>Cruise Belfast – the partnership between Belfast Harbour and Visit Belfast, opened the first dedicated cruise terminal on the island of Ireland to cater for Belfast’s growing popularity as a cruise destination.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108431.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108431.aspx29 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Council builds upon its Green Flag success]]>24 Jul 2019<br/>Belfast City Council is once again celebrating Green Flag success, as it now boasts 20 award-winning parks across the city.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108232.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108232.aspx24 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Events mark Belfast City Cemetery’s 150th anniversary]]>24 Jul 2019<br/>A free heritage open day and series of guided walking tours will mark the 150th anniversary of Belfast City Cemetery at the beginning of August.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108214.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108214.aspx24 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Children’s art to go on display in Lord Mayor’s Parlour]]>17 Jul 2019<br/>Children from across Belfast are being offered the chance to have their art displayed in the impressive surrounds of City Hall.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108048.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108048.aspx17 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Sounds of summer will be music to Belfast’s ears]]>16 Jul 2019<br/>Belfast is set to come alive with the sounds of summer thanks to a programme of live music performances in the heart of the city centre.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108033.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108033.aspx16 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Roses and fashion will be blossoming at this weekend’s Summer Rose Fair]]>16 Jul 2019<br/>Visit Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park this weekend and enjoy the beautiful roses on display as well as fabulous food, family fun and fashion – as the ‘Summer Rose Fair’ comes to Belfast!http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108023.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108023.aspx16 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Statement on behalf of Belfast City Council’s Strategic Policy & Resources Committee]]>11 Jul 2019<br/>Regarding Avoniel Leisure Centre.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108013.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-108013.aspx11 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Statement on behalf of Belfast City Council]]>11 Jul 2019<br/>Regarding Avoniel Leisure Centre.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-107983.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-107983.aspx11 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Statement on behalf of Belfast City Council]]>10 Jul 2019<br/>Regarding Avoniel Leisure Centre.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-107988.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-107988.aspx10 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Nashville in Belfast wins Sister Cities International's Innovation Award for Arts and Culture]]>10 Jul 2019<br/>Belfast’s Sister City Nashville, Tennessee has won the Sister Cities International 2019 Innovation Award for Arts and Culture for a city with a population of more than 100,000.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-107890.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-107890.aspx10 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT