Tall ship docks to kickstart Silvery Light sail training project

May 8, 2019

This is a fantastic story about a group of sailing enthusiasts who are seeking to restore a heritage tall ship called the Silvery Light which was built in Cornwall in 1884. Live It Experience It is partnering with The Silvery Light Sailing Company to document the story of this wonderful journey which is about to be embarked upon.


Liz Weir MBE – a great Irish storyteller!

December 29, 2018

Irish storyteller Liz Weir has been awarded an MBE for her services to the Arts and Education in the New Year’s Honours List which was published last night. Eleanor McGillie chats with Liz to find out how she’s feeling and what this honour means to her.


Chef to represent Ireland at World Tapas Championship

October 25, 2018

Chef Rob Curley of the Slemish Market Supper Club has been selected to represent Ireland at this year’s World Tapas Championship in Valladolid in Spain. Could Irish Tapas be the next new dish of the day? Eleanor McGillie chats with Rob about showcasing Irish produce on the world stage.


Best Young Chef in Ireland 2019 – Meet Max Buller

October 16, 2018

IT’S the calm after the much anticipated Yes Chef Awards and Eleanor McGillie speaks to the Co Down chef who won over the judges to be crowned Best Young Chef in Ireland 2019. (more…)

Live It Experience It welcomes Northern Ireland tourism statistics

August 23, 2018

Live It Experience It welcomes Northern Ireland tourism statistics released today. Overseas visitor spend in Northern Ireland is on the increase. With so many amazing places to stay, places to eat and things to do in Northern Ireland – this is great news for our tourism businesses.


The Capital of the Causeway Coast – Book a walking tour of Coleraine

July 4, 2018

Castle tours, cliff path tours, tours of our world famous stones, island tours and now heritage tours – take a walk through the informal capital of the Causeway Coast with the team at Dalriada Kingdom Tours. Eleanor McGillie speaks with Mark Rodgers about the creation of this historic walking tour of Coleraine


Guided walking tour company to create four new tours for ‘Lore of the Land’

May 8, 2018

GUIDED walking tour company, Nine Glens Walking Tours, is to create four new tours of the Causeway Coast and Glens having secured a contract entitled ‘Lore of the Land’ which seeks to tell the story of the people behind our culture, heritage and history.


Skunkworks set waste free targets as surfboard makers launch Crowdcube campaign

April 11, 2018

Skunkworks Surfboard Co are aiming to become waste free by 2020. The surfing brothers are inviting people to join their journey, which will take their business to the next stage, through a Crowdcube campaign. Here’s the full story. (more…)

The Open Championship to bring huge opportunities for NI tourism

March 22, 2018

Summer 2019 will see the world’s elite golfers arrive in Northern Ireland for 148th Open Championship. John Caddoo looks ahead to the event which will place Northern Ireland at the centre of the global sporting spotlight


Lough Neagh Eel on the menu as Slemish chef cooks at world famous congress

March 8, 2018

A CHEF who has made his mark in the culinary scene through his unique Slemish Market Supper Club, is representing Northern Ireland by cooking Lough Neagh Eel at the world famous congress – Minature Pinxtos – which is taking place in Northern Spain over the next week.