Hello.  You are going to enjoy this because we only organise things that make us jump up and down ourselves with excitement. 

Upcoming events

21st February. Newry Arts Centre 6pm - 8pm. Activism When The System Stinks (guest speaker Chris Hines MBE). Free tickets link

22nd February. Downpatrick Museum 1pm - 3pm. Activism When The System Stinks (guest speaker Chris Hines MBE). Free tickets link

Building Positive Relations – Ethnic Minority Cultural Diversity Programme: 2019/20

A comprehensive ethnic minority cultural diversity programme across the Newry, Mourne and Down District Council area supported by the European Union’s PEACE IV Programme, managed by the Special EU Programmes Body (SEUPB)

inspire - create - equip - event

Arts & Activism at the centre of the dialogue. 

1. A series of Inspire sessions with special guests & creative activities 

2. Participants create their social action project.

3. We equip participants with resources available to plan their project.

4. Delivery of their project event.


Complimenting participant led social action projects/event will be a ‘Train the Trainer’ programme.

Inspire information sharing sessions with special guests begin January 2020 with special guests.

This project has a focus on ensuring participation and access from ethnic minority communities but is open to everyone.

For more information contact the Beyond Skin office

Newry, Mourne and Down District Council Chairperson, Councillor Charlie Casey said, “The BLUEPRINT programme is a really positive initiative for our local communities, which the Council is pleased to deliver through EU PEACE IV funding. I look forward to hearing about the different transformational projects and events that will be delivered within the district throughout the coming months, through the support of Beyond Skin.”