- VIDEO – Portstewart Football Club and Radius Housing team up
Joan Beggs visits Mullaghacall and finds out about the partnership between Portstewart Football Club and Radius Housing.
Jonathan McCrudden tells Joan about the academy at the football club and how Radius Housing is helping. Alan Steele chats about the local community efforts of the club. Bronagh & Melanie from Radius Housing talk about the new housing development on the Coleraine Road, Portstewart. Causeway Coast & Glens Mayor, Mark Fielding also visited the club to lend his support to the partnership.
- VIDEO – Great Christmas Giveaway NI
🎄 The Great Christmas Giveaway NI is gathering & distributing new gifts to children who may go without this Christmas.🎄
Roger Glasgow tells us more about the initiative and information of how you can donate.
More information available on the facebook page https://www.facebook.com/greatchristmasgiveawayni
There is also an Amazon wishlist https://amzn.to/37eBHHd
- VIDEO – Bushmills Coronavirus Support Group
Joan visits Bushmills and finds out more about the local Coronavirus Support Group.
Megan from the group tells us how they are helping the local community this Christmas. While Robert shares his story of how he became an active member of the group.
- VIDEO – Ballycastle Artist Oliver McParland
Jonny Johnston chats to Oliver McParland about some of his recent projects.
The projects include the Armoy Armada mural outside the Tuck Inn, Armoy and a tribute to Manchester United & Northern Ireland football legend Harry Gregg at the York in Portstewart.
- VIDEO – Irish Dancer & musician Larissa Fleck
Hannah Kirkpatrick visits Irish dancer and musician Larissa Fleck who has recently appeared on BBC Northern Ireland & TG4. Larissa also plays a piece of music on the harp for us.
- VIDEO – World Mental Health Day – Samaritans Coleraine & District
It is World Mental Health Day.
Coleraine & District Samaritans is reminding people in the Causeway Coast & Glens area to check in and support anyone who might be struggling during the pandemic.
Colin Taylor of the Samaritans in Coleraine tells us more about this local service.
Anyone can contact the Samaritans for free at any time from any phone on 116 123 or email email@example.com
If you would like to learn about volunteering for the Coleraine & District Samaritans, please phone or text 07979 448292.
- VIDEO – Brian Logan awarded BEM in Queen’s Birthday Honours
Denis McNeill chats with Portrush man, Brian Logan who has been awarded the British Empire Medal (BEM) in the Queen’s Birthday Honours.
Brian has a long association with Portrush’s Ballywillan Drama Group and a career working with drama groups, musical societies, theatre groups and schools across the land where he directed, produced, designed sets and lighting for numerous plays, musicals, pantomimes over five decades.
- VIDEO – Signature Swimming at Coleraine Grammar School
Sindy Stewart of Signature Swimming is teaching local children how to swim at Coleraine Grammar School. Denis McNeill went along to find more about the group.
- VIDEO – The Caring Caretaker – with help from Bond’s Jewellers
The Caring Caretaker’s big breakfast takes place on Friday, 6th November 2020 at the Lodge Hotel.
Denis McNeill chats to David Boyle & Kirsty Doherty. While Hannah Kirkpatrick is at Bond’s Jewellers on Church Street, Coleraine.
- VIDEO – National Eye Health Week – Specsavers Coleraine
It’s National Eye Health Week which promotes the importance of eye health and the need for regular sight tests for all.
Denis McNeill visits Specsavers in Coleraine and speaks with Judith Ball.