JAZZY GIN EVENTS LAUNCHED

JAZZY GIN EVENTS LAUNCHED

‘The events will bring music and distilling together in County Antrim’ Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council and the Lough Neagh Partnership are hosting two special Jazzy Gin events in County Antrim in May. These new events will offer gin and music lovers a unique opportunity to experience live music and sample gin varieties at The […]

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NEW LOUGH NEAGH PARTNERSHIP STRATEGY AIMS TO SUSTAINABLY DEVELOP LOUGH NEAGH

NEW LOUGH NEAGH PARTNERSHIP STRATEGY AIMS TO SUSTAINABLY DEVELOP LOUGH NEAGH

A new five-year review for the Lough Neagh area seeks to boost business, navigation, and conservation opportunities through attracting new significant investment from funding opportunities such as the Levelling Up Fund, the Green Growth Strategy, the SEUPB Peace Plus Fund and the Shared Island Fund. Lough Neagh Partnership’s Strategic  Plan for 2023-2028 lays bare the […]

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LIFE ON THE LOUGH – FIRST EVER SHORT FILM DEPICTING LIFE IN AND AROUND LOUGH NEAGH PREVIEWS

LIFE ON THE LOUGH – FIRST EVER SHORT FILM DEPICTING LIFE IN AND AROUND LOUGH NEAGH PREVIEWS

‘Life on the Lough’ is a story about the internationally recognised Lough and the people and wildlife that rely on it Lough Neagh Partnership and Belfast-based Lamb Films have launched a short film that depicts life in and around the biggest freshwater lake in the British Isles — Lough Neagh. Funded by DAERA under the […]

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ENDANGERED MOILED CATTLE BREED ALIVE AND WELL ON LOUGH NEAGH SHORELINE

ENDANGERED MOILED CATTLE BREED ALIVE AND WELL ON LOUGH NEAGH SHORELINE

Thanks to Lough Neagh Partnership, the Moiled Cattle Project has safeguarded the ‘freckled faced’ and ‘domed head’ breed, helping them thrive in native land One of the oldest indigenous cattle breeds native to Northern Ireland, the Irish Moiled Cattle, or ‘Moile’ was once a declining animal breed and placed on the Rare Breeds Survival Trust […]

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LOUGH NEAGH PARTNERSHIP CELEBRATES HISTORIC LAND LEASE TRANSFER

LOUGH NEAGH PARTNERSHIP CELEBRATES HISTORIC LAND LEASE TRANSFER

It was a case of going to the top of the class for Lough Neagh Partnership as they met with representatives of the Department of Education to celebrate the signing of the transfer of the Derrytresk and Derryloughan School Lands lease. The land had originally been owned by the Royal School Dungannon and the lease goes right back […]

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LOUGH NEAGH PARTNERSHIP STIMULATES LOCAL FARMING ECONOMY

LOUGH NEAGH PARTNERSHIP STIMULATES LOCAL FARMING ECONOMY

The Lough Neagh Partnership, a stakeholder body overseeing the management of the Lough, is celebrating five years of working with farmers in the southern shores of Lough Neagh through the Environmental Farm Group Scheme having awarded almost £17,000 to each farm. The successful scheme aims to encourage farmers to carry out more environmentally friendly farming practices on […]

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