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Burns’ Milkman shortlisted for €100,000 literary prize

Belfast author Anna Burns has been shortlisted for the International Dublin Literary Award. Her book 'Milkman', a previous winner of the Man Booker Prize is one of ten books in contention for the Dublin award. Three novels in translation are on the list which includes writers from Canada, France, India,…
bubmag
September 3, 2020
Belfast

Northern Ireland restaurants and pubs: best places to eat

Northern Ireland may be renowned for its landscapes, coastlines, golf and Game of Thrones but for foodies it’s also a magical place. The AA Restaurant Guide 2020 includes 18 establishments from Northern Ireland on its shortlist and across the country there are also many amazing pubs, shacks and eateries to dine in.Here we…
bubmag
August 24, 2020
Belfast

Van Morrison divides fans with attack on coronavirus gig rules

Legendary Belfast singer Sir Van Morrison has sparked a massive controversy with his angry attack on the 'pseudo-science' of coronavirus that has curtailed audiences at live concerts during the lockdown. n Friday, the singer's official website carried a statement calling on other singers and musicians to join him in his…
bubmag
August 24, 2020
Belfast

Search continues for Irish priest missing after US boating accident

Searches are continuing in the United States for a Belfast-born priest who has been missing since a boating accident on Sunday evening. Fr Stephen Rooney, who is the pastor at St Joseph’s parish in Trenton, Michigan, and parishioner and friend Robert Chiles were reported missing after Mr Chiles’ boat capsized…
bubmag
August 19, 2020
Belfast

‘Sound of da Police’ played to Irish youths by police Land Rover

When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. OurPrivacy Noticeexplains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time.Invalid EmailA PSNI chief has defended officers…
bubmag
August 15, 2020
Belfast

PSNI release images in relation to Belfast disorder

Updated / Wednesday, 12 Aug 2020 16:24 A number of police officers were injured while supporting contractors who removed bonfire material Police in Northern Ireland have released six images of people they wish to speak to in relation to disorder at Distillery Street in west Belfast last Saturday. Twenty-nine police officers were…
bubmag
August 12, 2020
Belfast

Behind the music

Belfast singer Colm McIntyre has released his new song, I'm Your Man. We asked him the BIG questions . . .  Tell us three things about yourself? I'm a singer/songwriter from Belfast and I have a seven-piece band called The Slipstream Band complete with a full brass section. My musical…
bubmag
August 12, 2020