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27-06-2020

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We’ll meet again – we know where, just not when.

The Long Wait… is Almost Over The best things in life are worth waiting for. We are well practiced in waiting in these parts. Waiting for peace, waiting...

19-03-2020

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VENUES CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

On Sunday 15th March we made the decision to close our venues over St. Patrick’s Day and beyond. Several other establishments followed suit. Never in...

05-03-2020

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CANCELLED An Audience With Jack Pakenham, RUA – 21st March 2020 2.30pm

Jack Pakenham, RUA, is one of Ireland’s most interesting artists. Much of his work reflects on ‘The Troubles’ here in Northern Ireland, and...

23-01-2020

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Who would compete with Seamus Heaney?

Seamus Heaney on Martin Gale “There may be clouds in the sky, clods on the ground, but there will usually be light on a far field and a gleam on the...

06-12-2019

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A Grand Day Out for The Ulster Watercolour Society

You don’t have to think back too far to remember the Ulster Watercolour Society’s exhibition here in October, a hugely successful and well...

30-08-2019

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You Saw Her Here First

As we approach the end of Shauna Fox’s ‘Belfast Baps’ exhibition here in Sea Holly I’ve been thinking about how fast the last few weeks...

30-07-2019

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It’s not about the £!

Art and Proud is going fast and furious making the most of it’s short run. We have met some incredible artists in the process of putting this exhibition...

27-07-2019

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A riot of colour engulfs Sea Holly with ‘Art and Proud’

Thursday 25th July saw the opening night of a very special exhibition here in Sea Holly – ‘Art and Proud’. This is only our third exhibition...

11-12-2018

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Dame Mary Peters joins the regulars at the Duke

Our regulars in the Duke were delighted to be joined by Northern Irish legend, Dame Mary Peters for a few Christmas drinks. We can neither confirm nor deny...