Belfast Harbour welcomes new Pilot Boat Hibernia to its Marine Fleet

Belfast Harbour welcome new Pilot Boat to its Marine Fleet  Belfast Harbour has this week taken delivery of its newest vessel, the Pilot Boat Hibernia, which represents a £1.5m investment in its marine fleet. Hibernia will be tasked with transporting pilots to and from ships calling at Belfast as part of the service provided by […]

BELFAST HARBOUR COMMUNITY AWARDS OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS

BELFAST HARBOUR community awards open for applications Charities and community groups could secure individual grants of up to £5,000 from Belfast Harbour Community Awards funding Total of £40,000 to be allocated to organisations for local projects Belfast Harbour is inviting applications from community groups and charities for the next round of funding through its 2023 […]

BELFAST HARBOUR RETURNS AS BELFAST GIANT’S COMMUNITY PARTNER FOR 2023/24

BELFAST HARBOUR RETURNS AS BELFAST GIANT’S COMMUNITY PARTNER FOR 2023/24 Belfast Harbour is proud to announce its return as Stena Line Belfast Giants official community outreach partner for the 2023/24 season. Operating in partnership since 2021, the Belfast Giants and Belfast Harbour have worked together on several community-focused projects, aimed at promoting equality andinclusion, as well as providing opportunities […]

Belfast Harbour Welcomes Two Millionth Cruise Visitor

Belfast Harbour Welcomes Two Millionth Cruise Visitor. Belfast has today welcomed its two millionth cruise ship visitor, according to Cruise Belfast, the partnership between Belfast Harbour and Visit Belfast which markets the city as a leading cruise ship destination. The passenger who took the number of visitors to come to Northern Ireland on cruise ships past the […]

Belfast Harbour to Welcome a Record 170 Cruise Ship Call in 2023

Belfast Harbour To Welcome 170 Cruise Calls in 2023 As the cruise industry in Northern Ireland continues to provide a welcome boost to the economy, the number of ships expected this season represents a 20% increase on the previous record set in 2019. Between March and October this year, 62 different vessels from 36 different […]

CINEMAGIC CALLS ‘ACTION’ ON NEW SERIES OF FILM &TV ‘TALENT LAB’ MASTERCLASSES SUPPORTED BY BELFAST HARBOUR

Cinemagic, in partnership with Belfast Harbour, will this week kick off a new series of Talent Lab industry masterclasses, designed to help develop new talent for Northern Ireland’s fast-growing screen industries. Cinemagic is an award-winning, international charity that uses the magic of film, television and innovative digital technology to entertain, educate and inspire young people, develop skills and promote […]

Belfast Harbour Awards £40,000 in First Round of 2022 Community Awards

Belfast Harbour Awards £40,000 in First Round of 2022 Community Awards

Belfast Harbour has awarded £40,000 to community organisations and charities across Northern Ireland, in the first round of its 2022 Community Awards. Thirteen organisations will receive funding support for a diverse range of grass roots community projects, including support for employability and skills and sports activity programmes, environmental and community garden projects, and mental health […]

Belfast Harbour Delivers Strong Financial Results For 2021

Belfast Harbour Delivers Strong Financial Results For 2021

Annual figures reflect return to more normal trading conditions after pandemic disruption Belfast Harbour today reported that a return to more normal trading conditions in 2021 helped it record an increase in both turnover and profits compared with the year before, which was negatively impacted by challenges relating to the Covid 19 pandemic. Releasing its […]

New Titanic Quarter Access Route to Boost Connectivity and Active Travel

New Titanic Quarter Access Route to Boost Connectivity and Active Travel

Titanic Quarter and Queen’s Island commuters, residents and visitors can now benefit from a new pedestrian walkway, cycleway and road that provides easier access to Titanic Quarter and Queen’s Island and increases opportunities for active travel. The extension to Hamilton Road connects Queen’s Road and Sydenham Road and, in addition to implementing new cycle lanes, […]

Belfast Harbour pledges £45,000 in community scholarships for care experienced applicants to Ulster University

Belfast Harbour pledges £45,000 in community scholarships for care experienced applicants to Ulster University

Ulster University has opened applications for 15 community scholarships for care experienced prospective students across Northern Ireland, with support from Belfast Harbour. Aiming to increase access to higher education, the £45,000 scholarship fund will provide £1,000 per academic year to care experienced students. Applicants will be considered care experienced if they have experience of being […]