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Newry Mourne and Down Prepares For Hallowtides Festival

Newry Mourne and Down District Council has announced an action packed, family friendly, spooktacular programme of Halloween events taking place in Newcastle and Newry. The ‘Hallowtides’ programme is bursting with activities for everyone to enjoy, so be aware as you take a stroll down Newcastle Main Street or visit the…

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Fabulous Fireworks This Friday In Newcastle

The spooky celebrations will kick off early on Halloween night on Friday 31 October with enchanting arts, crafts and creepy creatures galore. From 10am in the Newcastle Centre, there will be lantern workshops delivered by Free Arts World then from 4pm on the Newcastle Promenade you will have the chance…

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Newcastle Prepares For Hallowtides Festivities

Newcastle is getting ready for its annual Halloween festivities as it welcomes three days of family packed activities from Thursday 30 October to Saturday 1 November 2014. This year the theme is Nightmare on Main Street and be aware as you walk through the streets of Newcastle as you never…

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Hallowtides Festival Parade In Newcastle Another Great Success

THE Newcastle Hallowtides festival parade escaped the ravages of the rainy weather on Saturday and went ahead as planned to the delight of all the children who had made a huge effort to get dressed up for the event. The event was organised by the Newcastle Chamber of Commerce and…

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Newcastle Gets Into The Halloween Spirit

HUGE crowds, many of them in costume, are expected to throng into Newcastle this Saturday (October 26) to enjoy the Creepy Carnival Parade and mega Fireworks Spooktacular which mark the start of the six day 2013 Hallowtides Festival. From early afternoon until the early hours, the town will be bustling…

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