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Daily Archives: 6 November, 2013

Broadcasting Authority of Ireland paves the way for Irish Community Television Archive

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The decision by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) to provide funding support to ensure the archives of Northern Irish community and social life held at Northern Visions are safeguarded for future generations to enjoy has been warmly welcomed. Chairperson of Northern Visions, Simon Wood, said, “Our archives are a rich source of the history of local communities and BAI […]

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Townsend Street Party

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New Irish language entrants completed their training course at Northern Visions with a location shoot at the Townsend Street Party in the lower Shankill, where residents staged a colourful parade, horse and carriage rides and a carousel as a homage to Mickey Marley’s roundabout as part of the area’s festivities. On offer were various traditional craft workshops including how to […]

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Robert Ballagh: Talent in Solidarity

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Interviewed by Northern Visions on a visit to Cultúrlann McAdam Ó Fiaich in Belfast in March 2013 to launch his exhibition and fund raiser, Robert Ballagh has generously given his artistic commitment to a range of causes, both politically and socially, in the pursuit of an egalitarian society. In this spirit, and as a statement of his solidarity, he has […]

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New project with Mullan Mews

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A new Northern Visions digital media project has commenced with Mullan Mews, the award winning  supported housing scheme in East Belfast  which focuses on the design of the environment and support provided is to compensate for the disability caused by dementia, and St. Vincent’s, a Special School for pupils experiencing Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties. The project is exploring the work of  the […]

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