If you have any free time over the festive period and you are on the look out for a good night out, or somewhere to take the family, then take a look through some of our top choices of things to do this month,
Cre:8 Theatre Ltd in association with The Braid Arts Centre are delighted to be bringing ‘Jack and the Beanstalk’ to Ballymena from December 13-27 with a number of evening and daytime performances planned over the Christmas period.
The competition, now in its 36th year, is sponsored by Jessops and Phil Smyth Photography. It challenges budding and amateur photographers to creatively photograph animals and scenes around the zoo, capturing the wonder of nature while exhibiting high quality skills and a great eye for a ‘zooper’ photo.
So-called ‘dark tourism’ sites (for example, the sites of tragedies) are drawing in more and more visitors each year, with holidaymakers looking to learn more about the more mysterious or even harrowing parts of history.
A former primary school principal who “felt a sense of loss and loneliness” after his retirement has found a new lease of life having travelled to Ethiopia and worked at a colony for people with Aids and leprosy.