What a treat at the weekend, I was delighted to get last minute tickets to the Endellion String Quartet on Saturday, Haydn, Janacek and Beethoven. I cant recall the opus numbers but it was a real experience to hear the beautiful music resounding around the dramatic setting of the Greek revival Portaferry Presbyterian Church.
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Clatteringford and its holding company John Andrews & Company celebrated our Sesquicentenary last week. It was great to see our web designers Truska there warming up for their 25th and our solicitors George L Maclaine warming up for their 200th in 2021.
New to our Titanic Collection and on sale for the new year Clatteringford is now selling the recently released DVD on the Pirrie family reunion that took place in Belfast to celebrate the centenary the the launch of Titanic. This long form documentary which was televised in April can now be seen in full without [...]
Clatteringford are delighted to receive the Northern Bank award for internet banking on Thursday 16th October. Johnny Andrews and Roberta Davison represented Clatteringford at the presentation. Pictured here with John McMaster and Katherine James receiving a Samsung Netbook.
On Sunday I climbed Slieve Donard with Nellie my black labrador, she was so fit and ran up it twice and down once as she went ahead and then came back every so often to check we were OK. We had stupendous views of Scotland, Isle of Man and Strangford, we could see 7 counties [...]
I avoided all the Jubilee hype spent week end on a paradise island on Strangford Lough enjoying the extremes of weather. Sunday was blissfully storm bound with no gadgets and we escaped the virtual world for 24 hours.
I went to the Lyric theatre in Belfast last week to see this suspense comedy it was gripping; the intensity was captivating as the story of the 2 middle class couples unfolded after a burglar arrives. The middle class way of life its weaknesses and its falseness was portrayed with supreme skill.
The spring is now here lots of lovely warm sunny mornings then the clouds always seem to come in. I have been walking up to the office every day this week as my car is being repaired and waiting for spare parts. What a joy feeling fit enjoying the spring weather, rabbits everywhere with buzzards [...]
What a memorable day we had on Sunday, we had an early start to get seats in the Belfast City hall commemoration service. We had time to reflect and savour the beautiful peace of experiencing and taking in the new garden which was just beside us. The seagull’s cries were so poignant during the few moments of silence [...]
I went with my father to see ‘Better Boy’ by Jack Foster of Kabosh Theatre on the new Belfast barge apart from the perfect setting on water the play was a fascinating portrayal of the characters of my Uncles Willie Pirrie who did the monologue and his nephew Uncle Tommie.