St Patrick’s Day wouldn’t be the same without a visit to Ballymena, and to the place where it is said to be the place where the boy slave, St Patrick, tended herds for his master in the 5th century.
Follow St Patrick’s footsteps to Slemish on Saturday the 17th March, shuttle buses are on the go from Buckna and the Ecos Centre from 9am until 3pm, there will be many activities on at the Ecos centre between 12pm and 4pm.
Contact the Ballymena Tourist Information Centre 028 2563 5900 for further information.
Annemarie takes a trip close to home as she goes on an Aquaholics Sea Safari with skipper, Ricahrd Lafferty.
The Aquaholics sea safaris are on next weekend, Saturday and Sunday, March 24th and 25th, from the harbour in Portsewart, 2 sessions, one at 9.30am and one at 11.00am ring 02870832584 for more details.
Ronan Lundy gets his dancing shoes on as he visits Marlene Dunlop a local Ballymoney woman who has for over 40 years dedicated her life to music and the teaching of Irish Dance.
St Patricks Day Enneskillen
Weird and wonderful festivals, parades and events all over the province on Saturday the 17th of March as St Patrick’s day rolls round again and we visit Enneskillen for Rosin McManus to tell us a little bit more about their water parade and much much more happening there on the day.Discover Northern Ireland
St Patrick arrives by sea plane at 2 pm at Broadmeadow in Enniskillen before heading the parade that takes in the main route around the two islands at 3pm.
Adventure Land Weekend
We speak to Chris Scott from the Countryside Access and Activities Network about the Adventure Land weekend running from the 24th to the 25th of March.Adventure Land Weekend
The Northern Ireland Adventureland weekend is next weekend, March 24th and 25th with over 100 different outdoor activities all over the place, in every county, for families, teenagers and young adults - all for just £10.
Local woman Kate Richardson chose a rather different way to fundraise as she set out to row across the Atlantic. Now her journey has ended she joins Annemarie in studio with her mother Marina to reflect on the mammoth task she and her team undertook to raise money for Sport against Human Trafficking.Row For Freedom
Kate, Annemarie and Marina
Anne-Marie McAleese and the team go in search of the weird and wonderful across Northern Ireland,…