Spanish music and singing

HISPANIC SOCIETY OF CARRICKFERGUS PRESENTS ON SATURDAY 8TH JUNE, 2019 John Flanigan, flamenco guitarist, will give lessons in Portadown library from 11-1pm.  £3 per session.  Or just come and watch.  Liv Bartholomew, a lovely lady from Galicia in Northern Spain will sing at the following venues Hamptons Shoe shop opposite the Portadown library                          14:00 Portadown […]

Those clever girls at SRC Lurgan Campus

Over the last few months, I have had the pleasure of working with Shirley Smylie and her students on a “passport” for the North Highland Way. Shirley is rightly proud of her “girls”… they are an inspiration to us all, in particular Shirley herself. Last evening I was at a function to display the artwork… […]

A Spanish Journey by Livia Bartolomé

The Spanish nightgale sings on 8th June in Portadown market – 2-4 pm. Spain is a country of contrasts, with a variety of cultures and languages. A Spanish Journey aims to be a celebration of this diversity though song. It is also a personal journey into the different songs that have accompanied me through the […]

Developing the trail of the Spanish Armada

Together with Belfast City Council we hope to develop the trail of the Spanish Armada through their cultural strategy “The City Imagining“. Of course, this includes a number of Councils within Ireland and Scotland. Progress reports are listed here: The castles in Spain on the tour (and a few others) are being promoted here: https://www.costawomen.com/ […]