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Shadows & Light

Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Shadows & Light

Evelyn McCullough has a motto that motivates her each day & that is ‘to follow the light’. Last year the 63 year old, who is battling an extremely rare form of terminal cancer, was given just days to live. Since then she has had major...

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Beyond the Headlines

Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Beyond the Headlines

The story of young people from Clonard and Lisburn encountering the experiences of asylum seekers living in B...

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Belfast to Blanco

Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Belfast to Blanco

As a group of young people from Ardoyne and the Shankill prepare to head to South Africa for the third year of the Belfast to Blanco project – two of them share their hopes with us… The B2B experience gives teenagers, who are part of...

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Second Chances

Friday, February 5, 2016
Second Chances

“This place has changed me, it’s helped me become a better person.” The words of one young barista who’s taken up a job in a Belfast coffee shop with a difference. The Thinking Cup on the Lisburn Road isn’t just focussed on serving up hot...

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New Beats

Tuesday, October 27, 2015
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My Peace

Sunday, September 27, 2015
My Peace

If someone had told me a year & a half ago I would be standing in Belfast City Hall telling my story as part of International Peace Day, I would have laughed. I honestly never thought that could happen. My name’s Pearse: I’m an 18...

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A Belfast Welcome

Friday, September 4, 2015
A Belfast Welcome

My name is Bethany, I’m 9 years old & this is part of my Belfast story… Before I was fully aware of hate crime and racism – I did stuff with charities at home and at school. We did things like give away un-wanted toys,...

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3 weeks in Carrick

Tuesday, May 5, 2015
3 weeks in Carrick

It’s a project that aimed to bring young people from Carrick together with young Zimbabwean guys who are seeking asylum here.  But the reaction to the idea when Tell It In Colour pitched it to the teenagers on our first night in their community centre...

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Seeking Hope & Asylum

Saturday, March 7, 2015
Seeking Hope & Asylum

Stanley Phiri wants Belfast to be home.  He’s a young Zimbabwean seeking asylum here, after having to leave his home country two years ago. Life in Belfast for him has been a patchwork experience.  There’s been kindness & ugliness – chances to enjoy community &...

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Nettle Patch

Friday, July 4, 2014
Nettle Patch

When I was 6 years old my Granda – Fred as I called him always – took me potato picking, writes Luke Williams. My great grandfather had a potato patch and I had the privilege of picking them; possibly for the last time ever but...

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