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  • Shambles Workshop
    Activities | Glenarm | Shopping | Crafting

    Shambles Workshop is a unique family owned craft shop in Glenarm Castle estate. From photography to bespoke retro up-cycled items to jewellery, everything is sourced and hand made by them with a number of local artists also displaying their work.

  • Selections Wool & Craft Shop
    Activities | Shopping | Carrickfergus | Crafting

    Carrickfergus has been home to Selections Wool Shop for nearly 30 years. We have changed since we opened in 1985 but our huge array of wool, haberdashery, patterns, buttons and threads still attracts hundreds of knitters to visit us every year.

  • The Secret Bookshelf
    Activities | Carrickfergus | Shopping

    Gift, collectible, bargain and kids’ bookstore hidden in the delightful Courtyard complex in Carrickfergus. Also selling book accessories, cards, gifts and prints. Writing classes and groups also supported. Regular author and shop events.

  • The Steensons, Glenarm
    Activities | Glenarm | Crafting | Experience

    The Steensons are delighted to welcome visitors to their workshop and gallery. A fascinating and rare opportunity to watch highly skilled craftspeople at work. The goldsmiths can be observed using a variety of techniques.

  • LLCrafts
    Activities | Shopping | Galgorm & Cullybackey | Ballymena | Crafting

    LLCRAFTS in Galgorm, Ballymena is run by NI Artist Louise Lester, offering 'Bespoke Painted Gifts' personally painted to each customers desires. Want to try painting as a hobby! Louise also runs 'Enjoy Painting Art Classes' & '1Day Card Workshops'

  • The Tower Centre
    Activities | Ballymena | Shopping

    At the Tower Centre in the heart of Ballymena, you can shop in over 40 fantastic shops with leading High Street names including - DV8, Boots, Dunnes Stores and Primark as well as local independents offering an unrivalled shopping experience.

  • Fairhill Shopping Centre
    Activities | Ballymena | Shopping

    Fairhill Ballymena is in the heart of Ballymena town centre, one of the best shopping towns in Northern Ireland. With a distinctive mix and match of high street labels, Fairhill Ballymena offers the ultimate shopping experience for everyone.

  • Misha's Country Workshop
    Activities | Shopping | Carrickfergus | Crafting

    This Country Workshop in Carrickfergus provides hand crafted gifts, decoupage, small recycled furniture, picture frames and mirrors, personalised cushions, buntings, wedding accessories, french style furniture, everything your house needs.

  • Bear Gallery
    Activities | Shopping | Ballymena | Crafting

    Bear Gallery is situated in the town of Ballymena which is gateway to the famous Glens of Antrim. If you come to Ballymena and love teddy bears don't miss a trip to Bear Gallery. You have arrived at your destination.

  • Inver Garden Centre
    Activities | Larne

    Over the last 20 years John and his wife Norma have developed the Garden Centre into one of the top centres in Northern Ireland.

  • Robinson's Shoemakers
    Activities | Carrickfergus | Shopping

    One of Northern Ireland's only remaining shoemakers & leading retailer of men's & women's luxury footwear. Robinson's Shoes was established in the heart of Northern Ireland's most historic town, Carrickfergus. Now also in Queen's Arcade, Belfast.

  • The Gallery Whitehead
    Activities | Shopping | Crafting | Whitehead

    The Gallery Whitehead, Art Gallery was opened in September 2012 by Cynthia Waddell. It displays her own contemporary art as well as solo monthly exhibitions by other artists. It is a showcase for new and emerging artists and traditional artworks.

Townland Tours

Townland Tours
Activities | Sightseeing | Gracehill | Tours and Itineraries | Ballymena

See and experience all that Northern Ireland has to offer with a local Blue Badge Tour Guide from Townland Tours. Wide range of personalised tours available including Belfast, Causeway Coastal route and Gracehill, near Ballymena.

Whitehead Golf Club

Whitehead Golf Club
Activities | Golf | Carrickfergus | Whitehead

The club boasts a challenging but fair 18 hole course coupled with excellent clubhouse facilities. The club professional Colin Farr offers an excellent fully stocked shop and a full range of repair and teaching services.

Larne Golf Club

Larne Golf Club
Activities | Golf | Islandmagee | Larne

Located between the towns of Whitehead and Larne on the Causway Coastal Route, Islandmagee offers a beautiful location for our course and clubhouse.

Greenisland Golf Club

Greenisland Golf Club
Activities | Golf | Greenisland | Carrickfergus

Greenisland is a challenging 9 hole mature parkland golf course situated under the imposing Knockagh Monument, and offers panoramic views from Carrickfergus to Belfast and across Belfast Lough to County Down.

Beattie, CF Gunsmith

Activities | Ballycarry | Coarse Fishing

Licences Supplied:
D.C.A.L;
F.C.B;

Woodburn Reservoirs

Woodburn Reservoirs
Activities | Coarse Fishing | Angling | Ballycarry | Carrickfergus

Wading is permitted but care should be taken as this can be dangerous when the water is at certain levels.

  • Townland Tours
    Activities | Sightseeing | Gracehill | Tours and Itineraries | Ballymena

    See and experience all that Northern Ireland has to offer with a local Blue Badge Tour Guide from Townland Tours. Wide range of personalised tours available including Belfast, Causeway Coastal route and Gracehill, near Ballymena.

  • Whitehead Golf Club
    Activities | Golf | Carrickfergus | Whitehead

    The club boasts a challenging but fair 18 hole course coupled with excellent clubhouse facilities. The club professional Colin Farr offers an excellent fully stocked shop and a full range of repair and teaching services.

  • Larne Golf Club
    Activities | Golf | Islandmagee | Larne

    Located between the towns of Whitehead and Larne on the Causway Coastal Route, Islandmagee offers a beautiful location for our course and clubhouse.

  • Greenisland Golf Club
    Activities | Golf | Greenisland | Carrickfergus

    Greenisland is a challenging 9 hole mature parkland golf course situated under the imposing Knockagh Monument, and offers panoramic views from Carrickfergus to Belfast and across Belfast Lough to County Down.

  • Activities | Ballycarry | Coarse Fishing

    Licences Supplied:
    D.C.A.L;
    F.C.B;

  • Woodburn Reservoirs
    Activities | Coarse Fishing | Angling | Ballycarry | Carrickfergus

    Wading is permitted but care should be taken as this can be dangerous when the water is at certain levels.