Popular harvest fayre returns with apples, scarecrows and Jenny Bristow

October 17, 2017

RICHHILL Apple Harvest Fayre is back for a fourth year with a celebration of County Armagh’s home grown produce which will include food demonstrations from Ireland’s Good Food Ambassador, Jenny Bristow.  (more…)

Jenny Bristow on food, foraging and supporting local producers in the harvest

October 8, 2017

Northern Ireland is full of flavour right now as growers reap the fruits of the harvest. Eleanor McGillie spent the morning with Ireland’s  Good Food Ambassador Jenny Bristow to talk apples, foraging and the Richhill Apple Harvest Fayre


Mervyn Whyte MBE continues as race director at NW200

September 21, 2017

THIS year, Live It Experience It was a tourism partner for the Vauxhall International North West 200. This was a huge honour for us and fantastic to work with such a dedicated man as Mervyn Whyte MBE. We are delighted to hear Mervyn is staying at the helm for the 2018 race. Here’s a story put out by the club this morning: (more…)

SkunkWorks Surf Co work with Jaguar Land Rover in ‘waste to wave’ project

September 21, 2017

TWO surfing brothers who are making waves around the world by manufacturing 100 per cent recyclable surfboards have just taken their work to a whole new level by working with Jaguar Land Rover in its ‘Waste To Wave’ project.


Meet the oyster farmer who is taking the taste of our shores back in-land

August 17, 2017

WHO would have thought that a Northern Irish chef working in Switzerland over 25 years ago would later create a festival here because he discovered he could cook and eat oysters farmed in Northern Ireland in Switzerland– but couldn’t get them here. (more…)

‘Time Out’ With Claire at Digby’s Restaurant

August 15, 2017

Welcome to our new feature called ‘Time Out’.  ‘Time Out’ lets you get to know the personalities behind the tourism businesses which contribute so much to our visitors’ experiences. Here with our first in the series is Claire, the restaurant manager in Digby’s Bar and Restaurant in Killylea, County Armagh.  (more…)

Feabhail’s Flurry – A SUP experience not to be missed

August 14, 2017

ECO tourism is becoming increasingly popular in Northern Ireland with people wanting to explore the natural environment which deepens our connection with our surroundings. Lauren Sharkey speaks to Lorcan McBride about a new paddle board experience in Lough Foyle – Feabhail’s Flurry.


Still Waters – Seafood Supplier of the Year 2017

August 14, 2017

The food and drink movement in Northern Ireland has created a burgeoning culture which continues to impress people living here as well as our visitors coming here to visit. It’s vital to celebrate the very people who are massively contributing to our story.  (more…)

Tourism businesses get ready for cluster – Live It Experience It

July 26, 2017

Live It Experience It is a community of like minded tourism businesses who are working together to promote Northern Ireland and their contributions to tourism. Together we promote Northern Ireland through food and drink, great places to stay and through our wealth of land, water and air based activities. (more…)

Dalriada Kingdom Tours – A Hit With Cruise Ship Passengers

July 24, 2017

Northern Ireland has visitors from all over the world who come to our shores on cruise ships. It is Mark Rodgers from Dalriada Kingdom Tours on the North Coast who is giving visitors and cruise passengers a unique insight into Northern Ireland’s history, heritage and culture with his authentic guided walking tours. Laura Irwin reports: (more…)