NITB is responsible for the development of tourism and the marketing of Northern Ireland as a tourist destination to visitors within Northern Ireland and from the Republic of Ireland.
Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister Arlene Foster has welcomed today’s announcement that Kingsbridge Private Hospital has been appointed the official medical partner for the 2014 Giro d’Italia Big Start.
Marine Conservation Society recommends hundreds of UK beaches as having excellent water quality for taking a dip. With all monitored beaches in Northern Ireland reaching minimum bathing water standards.
One of the UK’s driest summers in recent memory has resulted in more bathing beaches than ever being ‘Recommended’ for their excellent water quality in the annual ‘Good Beach Guide’, www.goodbeachguide.co.uk launched online today (Tuesday 15th April 2014) by the Marine Conservation Society (MCS).
Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister Arlene Foster today announced a £3million expansion at Ballygally Castle near Larne, by Hastings Hotels.
Speaking at Ballygally, Arlene Foster said: “This is a significant expansion in a hotel which is strategically located at the start of the picturesque Antrim Coastal route, an outstanding tourism attraction that includes the Glens of Antrim, the North Coast, the Wild Atlantic Way, Bushmills Distillery, the Giant’s Causeway and world class golf courses.
Legendary Irish cyclist and former Giro d’Italia winner Stephen Roche has helped the Northern Ireland Tourist Board (NITB) brief an Assembly All Party Group on the benefits and opportunities the event will bring to Northern Ireland.
The cycling race will start in Belfast on 9 May, and as one of the largest and most recognised sporting events in the world will have a global audience of up to 800 million people watching.
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