Belfast City Council Newshttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News.aspxThe latest press releases from Belfast City CouncilCopyright (c) Belfast City Council. All rights reserved.en1440<![CDATA[Belfast entrepreneur walks away with £5000 investment]]>15 Nov 2018<br/>A Belfast start-up business has walked away with a valuable cash injection, thanks to the backing of a panel of investors.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-99217.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-99217.aspx15 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Blanchflower kicks off £2.3 million development]]>15 Nov 2018<br/>Councillor Jim Rodgers, Chair of Belfast City Council’s Strategic Policy and Resources Committee and Mr John Davidson, H&W Welders FC Treasurer, kick off the first phase of a £2.3 million development at the Blanchflower Playing Fields.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-99210.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-99210.aspx15 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Need to match students to skills highlighted]]>14 Nov 2018<br/>The importance of matching young people with the skills they need to play their part in the future development of Belfast’s economy has been highlighted at a special event.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-99191.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-99191.aspx14 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Translink unwraps biggest festive travel package to support Belfast recovery]]>14 Nov 2018<br/>Translink has announced an extensive range of discount travel tickets and special services to support #YourBelfast this festive season.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-99175.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-99175.aspx14 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Friendship Four takes over Visit Belfast]]>13 Nov 2018<br/>Excitement is building ahead of the fourth annual Friendship Four Ice Hockey tournament, returning to the SSE Arena on 23 and 24 November.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-99102.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-99102.aspx13 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Lord Mayor supports Small Business Saturday across city on 1 December]]>7 Nov 2018<br/>The Lord Mayor welcomed the Small Business Saturday campaign bus to Belfast on Friday in the run up to Small Business Saturday on 1 December.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98863.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98863.aspx7 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Council and Colin Glen hit a birdie]]>5 Nov 2018<br/>Belfast City Council and Colin Glen Trust (CGT) are looking forward to revolutionising golf tourism thanks to almost £402,000 funding for a high tech interactive golf driving range from the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA).http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98792.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98792.aspx5 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[NI Music Prize to take centre stage at Ulster Hall]]>5 Nov 2018<br/>One of Belfast’s biggest and most prestigious music events will take centre stage at the historic Ulster Hall on Thursday 15 November.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98775.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98775.aspx5 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[New arts resilience programme launched]]>2 Nov 2018<br/>Fourteen arts organisation have been selected to take part in an 18-month development programme aimed at helping them adapt and change as the city grows.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98761.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98761.aspx2 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Lord Mayor welcomes Cathoirleach of the Irish Seanad to City Hall]]>1 Nov 2018<br/>Belfast Lord Mayor, Councillor Deirdre Hargey and Belfast City Council Chief Executive, Suzanne Wylie, welcome the Cathoirleach of the Irish Seanad, Senator Denis O' Donovan to City Hall.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98741.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98741.aspx1 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Family fun a plenty at Christmas Lights Switch-On]]>1 Nov 2018<br/>Tickets for this year’s Christmas Lights Switch-On, which takes place on Saturday 17 November, will be released this coming Monday (5 November).http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98669.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98669.aspx1 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Lord Mayor attends AccessAble website and app launch providing access information to venues across city]]>31 Oct 2018<br/>The Lord Mayor attended the launch of the new AccessAble website and App in City Hall this week, which provides access information to venues across the city.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98652.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98652.aspx31 Oct 2018 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Thrill of Formula One returns to Belfast]]>31 Oct 2018<br/>The thrill of Formula One is returning to Belfast city centre this weekend.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98633.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98633.aspx31 Oct 2018 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Friendship Four Hockey Tournament Returns to SSE Arena, Belfast]]>30 Oct 2018<br/>The Friendship Four Hockey Tournament is set to return to the SSE Arena, Belfast this November (23rd and 24th) for its 4th consecutive year.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98572.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98572.aspx30 Oct 2018 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Belfast Regional partners welcome City Deal budget announcement]]>29 Oct 2018<br/>Belfast Region City Deal partners have welcomed news of £350 million investment from Treasury announced by Chancellor Philip Hammond in this afternoon’s Autumn Budget.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98565.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98565.aspx29 Oct 2018 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Traffic information for Halloween Monster Mash]]>29 Oct 2018<br/>Halloween Monster Mash returns to Titanic Slipways on Halloween Night (Wednesday, 31 October).http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98550.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98550.aspx29 Oct 2018 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Changing the city in big and small ways with LIF]]>29 Oct 2018<br/>Belfast City Council says that thanks to its Local Investment Programme (LIF) more than £14 million has been leveraged in capital investment in local areas, and over £2 million in tourism and £3.5 million investment in accessibility has been generated.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98543.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98543.aspx29 Oct 2018 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Girdwood Hub host Club Games to combat loneliness]]>26 Oct 2018<br/>Girdwood Community Hub today hosted the third annual Club Games event, as part of Belfast Positive Ageing Month.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98515.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98515.aspx26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Councillors approve Primark listing building consent application]]>26 Oct 2018<br/>Belfast City Council’s Planning Committee has this morning approved Primark’s listed building consent application for Bank Buildings.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98508.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98508.aspx26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 GMT<![CDATA[Photo competition winners in the spotlight]]>25 Oct 2018<br/>The winners in Belfast City Council’s annual Parks Photographic Competition have been announced.http://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98488.aspxhttp://belfastcity.gov.uk/News/News-98488.aspx25 Oct 2018 00:00:00 GMT