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Traditional Irish Bread making in a Farmhouse Kitchen

Would you like to learn how to make local Irish breads in my Farmhouse Cottage within a small group? If so, join me in my thatched barn 10 steps away from the edge of the Lough in an area of outstanding natural beauty in County Down. We are located 30 minutes from Belfast City Centre and 1 hour from the…

Traditional Irish Bread making in a Farmhouse Kitchen

Would you like to learn how to make local Irish breads in my Farmhouse Cottage within a small group? If so, join me in my thatched barn 10 steps away from the edge of the Lough in an area of outstanding natural beauty in County Down. We are located 30 minutes from Belfast City Centre and 1 hour from the…

Traditional Irish Bread making in a Farmhouse Kitchen

Would you like to learn how to make local Irish breads in my Farmhouse Cottage within a small group? If so, join me in my thatched barn 10 steps away from the edge of the Lough in an area of outstanding natural beauty in County Down. We are located 30 minutes from Belfast City Centre and 1 hour from the…

Traditional Irish Bread making in a Farmhouse Kitchen

Would you like to learn how to make local Irish breads in my Farmhouse Cottage within a small group? If so, join me in my thatched barn 10 steps away from the edge of the Lough in an area of outstanding natural beauty in County Down. We are located 30 minutes from Belfast City Centre and 1 hour from the…

Portavogie Seafood Festival, Co. Down, Northern Ireland

**With celebrity chefs Paul Rankin and Nick Nairn** Join us in Portavogie on Saturday 11 August for a superb family day out set in harbour surroundings, with splendid seafood produce, children’s entertainment and much more! Paul and Nick’s Big Food Trip to Portavogie (featuring celebrity chefs Paul Rankin and Nick Nairn) Cooking demonstrations Demo 1 • Diver scallops, Asian salad • Seared…

Traditional Irish Bread making in a Farmhouse Kitchen

Would you like to learn how to make local Irish breads in my Farmhouse Cottage within a small group? If so, join me in my thatched barn 10 steps away from the edge of the Lough in an area of outstanding natural beauty in County Down. We are located 30 minutes from Belfast City Centre and 1 hour from the…

Archery at Dundrum Castle

One of mankind’s earliest weapon technologies is the bow and arrow: deadly, accurate, devastating. Come and see if you have the skill, and practice in the longbow at this stunning site. Dundrum Castle Dundrum Castle is a castle, situated above the town of Dundrum, County Down, Northern Ireland It was constructed by John de Courcy, sometime near the beginning of…

Greyabbey comes to life again

Living history at Greyabbey brings this monastery to life again. The healing power of herbs will be showcased by the Brothers Apothecary at the monastery garden, mixing concoctions and tinctures to aid the pilgrims and wayfarers. Greyabbey Greyabbey is one of the best example of Anglo-Norman Cistercian architecture in Ulster and was the daughter house of Holm Cultram (Cumbria). It…

Meet the Monks – Newtownards Priory

The ruins of Newtownards Priory will once again come to life. This unique Dominican priory is home for the day to the Prior and his Novice, medieval monks who invite you to try your hand with the quill pen and join them in this peaceful town gem. Newtownards Priory At the south east edge of Newtownards these substantial remains of…

Carrickfergus Castle – Have a go Archery

Come along to Carrickfergus Castle and Have-a-Go at shooting the longbow and learn the way of the archer Man-at-Arms. Carrickfergus Castle Carrickfergus Castle is a Norman castle in Northern Ireland, situated in the town of Carrickfergus in County Antrim, on the northern shore of Belfast Lough. Besieged in turn by the Scots, Irish, English and French, the castle played an…