Belfast Telegraph

Wednesday 17 December 2014

Love it. Film it. Share it: Pastimes & fun times

Rainbow Spotting is one crazy pursuit I do with my kids while outdoors.  This one we spotted in Inch abbey in one of our recent family road trips. Submitted by Sharon Cuatriz
Rainbow Spotting is one crazy pursuit I do with my kids while outdoors. This one we spotted in Inch abbey in one of our recent family road trips. Submitted by Sharon Cuatriz
Love photographing fungi, half the fun is trying to find them!! These are Velvet Shanks in Downhill Forest. Submitted by Amanda Killen
Love photographing fungi, half the fun is trying to find them!! These are Velvet Shanks in Downhill Forest. Submitted by Amanda Killen
Love photographing fungi, half the fun is trying to find them!! These are Velvet Shanks in Downhill Forest. Submitted by Amanda Killen
Flickr meet yesterday where we live in Castlerock. A little art studio/cafe where we live has about 20 peacocks (plus 10 or so babies). Submitted by Amanda Killen
I love photographing rain drops and we have a shrub where the rain drops sit on the leaves like liquid diamonds. Taken in our garden in Castlerock. Submitted by Amanda Killen
I love how many rich and varied photographic opportunities I get here in Northern Ireland. This was the Peace Camp held on Downhill Beach in July in conjunction with the Olympics. Mussenden Temple is in the background. Submitted by Amanda Killen
Having fun with my local Flickr photo-sharing group. Submitted by Evelyn McCullough
A huge crab on the North coast (he got put back safe and sound). Submitted by Philip McCourt
Drawing, painting and making lots of different things at Kids Art World in Newcastle Co.Down. Submitted by Kathy Black
We recently discovered a new fun pastime which my son and I wore ourselves out doing! Waterballing! This is us at this exhausting but fun activity where you are in the wet, but don't even get wet!! You can do this in the car park outside Lagan Valley LeisurePlex and I would recommend it to anyone! Submitted by Gary Toner
Golf at Carnfunnock on a sunny day. Submitted by Anne Baxter
Love it. Film it. Share it.
Biking at Blessingbourne Estate, Fivemiletown
Biking at Blessingbourne Estate, Fivemiletown
Fitzwilliam Hotel
Winner: Kite flying at Portstewart beach. Submitted by Andrew Mauger
Building the peat stack. Submitted by Andrew Mauger
My Hobby = Photography. Submitted by Paul McFarland
Tandeming at the Share Centre. Submitted by Andrew Mauger
My Hobby = Photography. Submitted by Paul McFarland
Watching the return of the Portavogie fishing boats. Submitted by Nicolas soitout
Testing my "dog whisperer" technique.Submitted by Nicolas Soitout
Andrew Waugh's hobby is cheering on Banbridge rugby, here he is celebrating a Banbridge 2nd XV win. Submitted by Esther Waugh
Snail racing is a stress free weekend. Submitted by Nicolas soitout
My past time at the moment is getting my boat ready for the next Vendée Globe Regatta. Submitted by Nicolas Soitout
Cooling off at Portrush Harbour. Submitted by Alastair McCook
My hobby is looking after my kids and teaching them how to behave. Submitted by Nicolas Soitout
Snails racing is a peaceful hobby. Submitted by Nicolas soitout
Riding the BMX track in Ormeau Park, Belfast. Submitted by Stanley Robinson
Rainbow Spotting is one crazy pursuit I do with my kids while outdoors. My kids and I were in the right place at the right time getting a perfect angle of this rainbow arching over Newcastle Bay, County Down. Photo was taken at the car park of Bloody Bridge. Submitted by Sharon Cuatriz
Vegetable plot. Submitted by Gary Donald
Vegetable plot. Submitted by Gary Donald
Vegetable plot. Submitted by Gary Donald
Vegetable plot. Submitted by Gary Donald
Vegetable plot. Submitted by Gary Donald
Rainbow Spotting is one crazy pursuit I do with my kids while outdoors. This one we spotted in Inch abbey in one of our recent family road trips. Submitted by Sharon Cuatriz
Love photographing fungi, half the fun is trying to find them!! These are Velvet Shanks in Downhill Forest. Submitted by Amanda Killen
Love photographing fungi, half the fun is trying to find them!! These are Velvet Shanks in Downhill Forest. Submitted by Amanda Killen
Love photographing fungi, half the fun is trying to find them!! These are Velvet Shanks in Downhill Forest. Submitted by Amanda Killen
Flickr meet yesterday where we live in Castlerock. A little art studio/cafe where we live has about 20 peacocks (plus 10 or so babies). Submitted by Amanda Killen
I love photographing rain drops and we have a shrub where the rain drops sit on the leaves like liquid diamonds. Taken in our garden in Castlerock. Submitted by Amanda Killen
I love how many rich and varied photographic opportunities I get here in Northern Ireland. This was the Peace Camp held on Downhill Beach in July in conjunction with the Olympics. Mussenden Temple is in the background. Submitted by Amanda Killen
Having fun with my local Flickr photo-sharing group. Submitted by Evelyn McCullough
A huge crab on the North coast (he got put back safe and sound). Submitted by Philip McCourt
Drawing, painting and making lots of different things at Kids Art World in Newcastle Co.Down. Submitted by Kathy Black
We recently discovered a new fun pastime which my son and I wore ourselves out doing! Waterballing! This is us at this exhausting but fun activity where you are in the wet, but don't even get wet!! You can do this in the car park outside Lagan Valley LeisurePlex and I would recommend it to anyone! Submitted by Gary Toner
Golf at Carnfunnock on a sunny day. Submitted by Anne Baxter
Love it. Film it. Share it.
Biking at Blessingbourne Estate, Fivemiletown
Biking at Blessingbourne Estate, Fivemiletown
Fitzwilliam Hotel

Kite flying at Portstewart beach, submitted by Andrew Mauger has been chosen as the winner of Belfast Telegraph/Northern Ireland Tourist Board Love It, Film it,Share It competition Pastimes & fun times category.

We asked you to let us know what you love to get up to in Northern Ireland...

What hobby, pastime, fun, fad or flight of fancy was top of your to-do list? We wanted to see all your wild and wonderful pursuits. From cookery classes, to car racing and cloud watching. Video the gardening, ghost hunting, painting, puppetry, spelunking or scrapbooking. Perhaps its unique to NI or beloved the world over.

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