Belfast on track to host MTV bash
It will be music to the ears of local pop fans — Belfast is bidding to host the MTV European Music Awards NEXT YEAR.
Belfast City Council chiefs had originally been plotting to land the high-profile event, which would be worth millions to the local economy, in 2012.
But with MTV in town next week to record a free gig by Mark Ronson at the Waterfront as part of Belfast Music Week, they want to strike while the iron is hot and show them that Belfast is ready to host the prestigious bash in little over a year’s time.
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