DAVID ROY

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The Edinburgh born, Belfast bred journalist was educated from primary to post-graduate diploma level via Dundela Primary School, Strandtown Primary School, Methodist College Belfast, Queen's University Belfast and the University of Ulster.

He passed several exams along the way and now holds a 2:1 degree in Political Science, a Post Graduate Diploma in Newspaper Journalism (pass with distinction) and a junior athletics certificate in trampolining.

His interests include (but are not limited to) crime fiction, classic cars and loud rock music.

He is a supporter of Aston Villa Football Club. He likes cats, but prefers dogs


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Gig guide: Live music for the week ahead

Gig guide: Live music for the week ahead

Arts
Today Gin Palace, Afterlight, Paul & The Meanie etc – The Empire, Belfast Blackout Season, Red House, SX-70 etc – Oh Yeah, Belfast Donal Scullion – Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast Lost Society – Voodoo, Belfast Jan Doyle Band, Gross Net, Ruth Bate – The 343, Belfast Dead Horse Jive, The Skanks – Bennigans, Derry
Sir Kenneth Branagh on All Is True and shooting Artemis Fowl in Ireland

Sir Kenneth Branagh on All Is True and shooting Artemis Fowl in Ireland

Arts
FROM directing and starring in big screen adaptations of Henry V and Hamlet to performing a live excerpt of The Tempest at the opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympics for one billion viewers, Sir Kenneth Branagh has had a career-long passion for all things William Shakespeare.
Gig guide: Live music for the week ahead

Gig guide: Live music for the week ahead

Arts
Today Endless Swarm, Wardomized, Zombified etc – Unit 40, Westlink Enterprise Centre, Belfast Problem Patterns, Christine Tubridy (Hiva Oa) – The 343, Belfast Whiskey Shivers – Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast Suzanne Savage, String Theory – EastSide Visitor Centre, Belfast

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