WANT to learn about traditional skills or get the kids finding out about old-style street games or taking part in a craft workshop – all while doing a spot of shopping? Belfast's Victoria Square has teamed up with National Museums Northern Ireland to showcase the north's rich historical heritage in one of the city's busiest shopping centres next month.
ANTRIM This Friday and Saturday, July 28 and 29, the world-famous Armoy Road Race takes place once again in and around the picturesque Co Antrim village close to the breathtaking Glens of Antrim, Ballycastle and the Giant's Causeway.
"I LOVE our busy, chaotic, noisy household with my boisterous boys," says Sophie Ellis-Bextor (38), who has balanced her music career with raising four boys – Sonny (13), Kit (eight), Ray (five), and Jesse (17 months) alongside her husband, The Feeling basist Richard Jones.
Q: I'm eight months pregnant – will I get tested for group B Strep before I give birth, and what could happen to my baby if I'm not tested and he/she catches it from me? A: Jane Plumb, chief executive of the charity Group B Strep Support, says: "Testing for group B Strep (GBS) carriage is not routinely offered in the UK, unlike many other developed countries.