News & Events
RNLI May Day Maritime Mile
The RNLI has launched its Mayday Mile fundraiser as the charity’s rescue figures for 2020, show lifeboats at Northern Ireland’s 10 stations launched 234 times with its volunteer crews bringing 253 people to safety. Eighty-nine of those launches were carried out in the hours of darkness. RNLI lifeguards meanwhile, responded to 225 incidents during the…Read more
Amazon’s Purpose Built Site in TQ
Despite restrictions introduced in March 2020 not all progress ground to a halt. A purpose-built Amazon logistics warehouse was constructed and occupied in Titanic Quarter’s Channel Commercial Park, and subsequently sold to global real estate investor UBS Asset Management (UBS-AM). Titanic Quarter Limited was responsible for the planning, development and construction of Amazon’s state of…Read more
Belfast innovation hub on the near horizon
Belfast City Council and the Maritime Belfast Trust are leading partners in a new €7.9 million European project that aims to transform historic areas across Europe through innovation. Over the next four years, funding from the European Commission – Horizon 2020 – will establish local innovation hubs in eight European cities in countries including Portugal,…Read more
Sounds of the Shipyard Inspire New Maritime Mile Visitor Experience
Maritime Belfast Trust, the Charity that preserves and promotes Belfast’s authentic maritime heritage, has announced that it has been given the green light for SoundYard, an exciting new outdoor interactive visitor experience which will bring to life part of Belfast’s maritime heritage story, along the Maritime Mile, through sound. The experience will be free to…Read more
Christmas in Titanic Quarter
Our Christmas lights switch on was a bit different this year… Santa and his elves appeared quietly to spread a little festive magic in Titanic Quarter. Visit TQ this festive season – Spar, Subway, Paper Cup and The Dock Café have lots of treats on offer. The quarter is beautifully lit from The Arc, SS…Read more
Olympic House Construction on Target!
Construction work to create 150,000 sq ft of new Grade ‘A’ offices in Belfast’s Titanic Quarter took a significant step forward following the completion of its basement slab pour, as the developers continue to build back greener and stronger. Titanic Quarter and Belfast Harbour are co-promoting Olympic Hosue, which on completion will facilitate 1,500 jobs…Read more
THREE IN A ROW FOR TITANIC HOTEL BELFAST WITH GLOBAL TRAVEL AWARDS HONOUR!
In the toughest of trading years for the hospitality sector, Titanic Hotel Belfast has been awarded the most sought-after title of ‘Northern Ireland’s Leading Hotel’, for the third time in a row, at the World Travel Awards 2020. Every hotel in the country has these awards in their sights as they recognise the winner’s commitment…Read more
Maritime Belfast Trust
A new chapter will begin for Titanic Foundation Ltd,the charity responsible for promoting and preserving Belfast’s maritime heritage, as it becomes known as Maritime Belfast Trust. For over 10 years the charity has been building a commitment and responsibility for Belfast’s internationally renowned maritime heritage. Maritime Belfast Trust will broaden its remit to help deliver…Read more
The Disappearing Wall
Northern Ireland has joined a number of European countries including Germany, the Netherlands, Spain, Italy, and Greece to host The Disappearing Wall, an interactive art installation that celebrates Europe’s diversity of languages and ideas. Belfast is the only city within the UK to host the installation which is based on an idea proposed by Maria…Read more
Titanic Hotel Takeaway!
Exciting news from Titanic Hotel Belfast – delicious Afternoon Tea and Sunday Roast – to TAKE AWAY! We are delighted to announce that Titanic Hotel are now offering their famous afternoon tea and Sunday roast dinners for you to take away and enjoy at home. Saturday or Sunday Collection 1. Order by calling 028 9508…Read more