Van Morrison at the Waterfront (15/11/13)

BY PETER MCGORAN As Van Morrison enters the stage to be awarded the Freedom of Belfast, donned with his trademark fedora, he is already oozing the classy, soulful aura of an artist about to be turned into a legend. This is his night, his award. Mired by controversy over ticket arrangements and with a personaContinue reading “Van Morrison at the Waterfront (15/11/13)”

QUB Representatives Witness Historic Belfast Speech by US President Barack Obama

“There was a time people couldn’t have imagined Northern Ireland hosting a gathering of world leaders”, reflected Barack Obama during a keynote speech at Belfast’s Waterfront Hall this Monday, June 17th. On this date, however, that very scenario became a reality with the advent of the US President’s historic visit to Northern Ireland, commencing withContinue reading “QUB Representatives Witness Historic Belfast Speech by US President Barack Obama”