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  • Last Chance To Vote!
    News
    23
    May 2018
    Last Chance To Vote!
    Voting in the LCN Community Bar of the Year 2018 has been frantic – thousands of punters have gone online in the last few weeks to register their preference...
  • Vote now for the LCN Community Bar of the Year 2018
    News
    10
    May 2018
    Vote now for the LCN Community Bar of the Year 2018
      Following a huge response from the public in 2017, we’re delighted to say that the LCN Community Bar of the Year competition is back. We have already...
  • It’s showtime!
    News
    01
    May 2018
    It’s showtime!
    We’re very happy to tell you that this year’s LCN Gala Awards – which will take place at the Europa Hotel in Belfast on June 1 – will be hosted by...
  • Boost for Ballymena as hotels expand
    News
    01
    May 2018
    Boost for Ballymena as hotels expand
    The market town of Ballymena looks set to receive a major boost with news that three of its hotels have instigated major plans for expansion. The development...
  • NI trade threatened by new RoI regulations
    News
    23
    Apr 2018
    NI trade threatened by new RoI regulations
    The hospitality trade in Northern Ireland is facing additional pressure this morning, thanks once again to the actions of government. This time it is the...
  • Coming full circle
    Features
    01
    May 2018
    Coming full circle
    Twenty-four-year-old Sean Swift is a bartender with a mission. Currently general manager at the Bush Bar in...
  • Hughes Craft Distillery looks to a new era
    Features
    01
    May 2018
    Hughes Craft Distillery looks to a new era
    A pressing need for space and the potential presented by consumers’ growing interest in craft spirits has...
  • A seat at The Captain’s Table
    Features
    06
    Apr 2018
    A seat at The Captain’s Table
    Casual dining is now one of the busiest parts of the hospitality sector and differentiation has become key. A...
  • Fitting right in
    Features
    05
    Apr 2018
    Fitting right in
    Michael McGinn followed in his father’s footsteps when he took a post at The Stormont Hotel 15 years ago....
  • Filling big shoes
    Features
    04
    Apr 2018
    Filling big shoes
    Peter Wilson knows about responsibility. As owner and developer of the iconic Kelly’s complex on the busy...
  • Going with the flow
    Venue Spotlight
    01
    May 2018
    Going with the flow
    With enviable kitchen credentials that have seen him don his whites under the guidance of Gordon Ramsey,...
  • Soda & Starch aims to be a home from home
    Venue Spotlight
    05
    Apr 2018
    Soda & Starch aims to be a home from home
    Ciaran O’Neill and Raymond Moran have been showing LCN around Soda & Starch, their bijou little eatery...
  • A step in the right direction
    Venue Spotlight
    04
    Apr 2018
    A step in the right direction
    The current round of investment at Kelly’s complex on the north coast is complete with the opening of The...
  • From locks to lattes
    Venue Spotlight
    28
    Feb 2018
    From locks to lattes
    Peter McCloskey is known to many people as an award-winning hairstylist and the driving force behind local...
  • Looking to new horizons
    Venue Spotlight
    30
    Jan 2018
    Looking to new horizons
    2018 is likely to be something of a seminal year for Belfast restaurateur, Tony O’Neill, and his wife,...

NEWS

Last Chance To Vote!
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Last Chance To Vote!

May 23rd, 2018 | by James McNeilly
Voting in the LCN Community Bar of the Year 2018 has been frantic – thousands of punters have gone online in the last few weeks to register their preference – but time is running out. You have only until midnight tonight –...
Vote now for the LCN Community Bar of the Year 2018
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Vote now for the LCN Community Bar of the Year 2018

May 10th, 2018 | by LCN Editor
  Following a huge response from the public in 2017, we’re delighted to say that the LCN Community Bar of the Year competition is back. We have already named eight lucky finalists in this year’s event – one from each...
It’s showtime!
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It’s showtime!

May 1st, 2018 | by LCN Editor
We’re very happy to tell you that this year’s LCN Gala Awards – which will take place at the Europa Hotel in Belfast on June 1 – will be hosted by three of the funniest men in the country. For the eighth LCN Awards...
Boost for Ballymena as hotels expand
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Boost for Ballymena as hotels expand

May 1st, 2018 | by LCN Editor
The market town of Ballymena looks set to receive a major boost with news that three of its hotels have instigated major plans for expansion. The development proposals confirm a prediction made by the NI Hotels Federation last...
NI trade threatened by new RoI regulations
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NI trade threatened by new RoI regulations

April 23rd, 2018 | by LCN Editor
The hospitality trade in Northern Ireland is facing additional pressure this morning, thanks once again to the actions of government. This time it is the parliament in Dublin that is responsible. Pending legislation which is...

FEATURES

  • Coming full circle
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    Features
    May 1st, 2018

    Coming full circle

    Twenty-four-year-old Sean Swift is a bartender with a mission. Currently general manager at the Bush Bar in Enniskillen, Sean...Read more

Fitting right in

Fitting right in

April 5th, 2018
Filling big shoes

Filling big shoes

April 4th, 2018

VENUE SPOTLIGHT

  • Going with the flow
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    Venue Spotlight
    May 1st, 2018

    Going with the flow

    With enviable kitchen credentials that have seen him don his whites under the guidance of Gordon Ramsey, Albert Roux and Michael Deane, Bangor’s Jonny Elliott has made an auspicious start on his own behalf at Edo in Belfast’s Upper Queen Street. Jonny Elliott (38), was...Read more

SOCIAL EVENTS

Receptionists shine at 15th annual awards
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Receptionists shine at 15th annual awards

May 1st, 2018 | by LCN Editor
The Northern Ireland Hotels Federation has recognised the best teams and individuals from across its extensive member portfolio...
Belfast date for Marco Pierre White
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Belfast date for Marco Pierre White

May 1st, 2018 | by LCN Editor
Critically acclaimed chef and restaurateur, Marco Pierre White visited Belfast recently to host a special lunch and a book...
House Belfast venue for Mor NI launch
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House Belfast venue for Mor NI launch

March 5th, 2018 | by LCN Editor
Mor Pineapple was officially launched in NI by Anzac Wines & Spirits in House, Belfast during February.  A fantastic,...
Babel launch for IoH Awards
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Babel launch for IoH Awards

December 1st, 2017 | by LCN Editor
The NI branch of the Institute of Hospitality has officially launched the 23rd Institute of Hospitality Awards For...

 

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