George Best Belfast City Airport

Lighthouse Communications client George Best Belfast City Airport is Belfast’s most convenient airport.  The Airport’s long-standing relationship with Lighthouse Communications covers all aspects of communication and marketing surrounding the airport including public relations, corporate responsibility, stakeholder engagement, marketing, corporate video and graphic design.

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Belfast City Airport shortlisted for ‘Airport of the Year’

7th August 2019

George Best Belfast City Airport has been announced in the shortlist for the ‘Airport of the Year’ award at the 2019 AIR Convention Europe Awards. Belfast City Airport is the only airport on the island of Ireland to be shortlisted in this category. Members of the public can now vote for their favourite airport ahead…

Belfast City Airport Community Fund ‘tailored’ to help Whiterock Children’s Centre sewing club

5th August 2019

Paula Bittles from Belfast City Airport joins Director of Whiterock Children’s Centre Deirdre Walsh alongside Linda Momodu who attends some of the clubs at the Centre and staff member, Maura Maguire. George Best Belfast City Airport Community Fund has provided financial support to Whiterock Children’s Centre in Belfast. The Centre provides a range of activities…

Bangor 10K Cleared for Takeoff

Bangor 10K cleared for takeoff

18th July 2019

Michelle Hatfield from the George Best Belfast City Airport joins Athletics NI Chairman, David Seaton, to launch this year’s event. The Bangor 10K in association with George Best Belfast City Airport has retained its status as the Athletics NI championship event and will return for 2019 with a 10am start on Saturday 28th September.  With entries…

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Belfast City Airport maintains ‘Very Good’ accessibility rating

11th July 2019

Belfast City Airport has retained the highest accolade for its accessibility services, in an annual report by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA). The report rates the accessibility services and support for people with reduced mobility across the top 31 airports in the UK. Belfast City Airport was praised for its investment into new technology and…

Loganair Sales Manager Colin Gracey, Ellie McGimpsey, Aviation Development Manager at Belfast City Airport and Sharon Robertson, Head of Loganair Contact Centre

Loganair service to the Lake District takes flight from Belfast City Airport

4th July 2019

Carlisle Lake District Airport has made history after launching commercial flights for the first time in more than 25 years this morning. The Stobart Group-owned and operated airport has teamed-up with Loganair to offer routes to and from George Best Belfast City Airport, London Southend Airport and Dublin, opening Cumbria and the Lake District region…

2019 IGNITE students with Jay Roewe Michelle Hatfield Claire Shaw and Lord Mayor of Belfast

Game of Thrones backer launches Belfast City Airport Young Leadership programme

4th July 2019

The man widely accredited with helping to bring Game of Thrones to Northern Ireland has launched an International Youth Leadership programme at George Best Belfast City Airport. Jay Roewe, Senior Vice President of HBO, West Coast Productions launched the IGNITE programme, a joint initiative between the airport and Cinemagic, which will provide potentially life-changing opportunities…

Knockbreda best kept school

Knockbreda Nursery School take the hat-trick during first year at Best Kept Awards

25th June 2019

Knockbreda Nursery School, based in South-East Belfast, has been named the ‘Best of the Best’ at the Best Kept School Awards in association with George Best Belfast City Airport. In an unprecedented move, the nursery school took home a hattrick of awards at a ceremony held at Stranmillis College on 18th June. The nursery was…


Belfast City Airport named the UK’s best for punctuality

29th May 2019

Analysis of Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) data has revealed George Best Belfast City Airport as the most punctual airport in the UK. The study found flights from UK airports were delayed by an average of 16 minutes last year with average delays at Belfast City Airport just eight minutes. Katy Best, Commercial Director at Belfast…

Shortlist announced for NI’s ‘Best’ Small Visitor Attraction

29th April 2019

Belfast City Airport has partnered with Tourism NI and all eleven local Councils for a competition to celebrate the region’s lesser known attractions and experiences The shortlist for Northern Ireland’s ‘Best’ Small Visitor Attraction, a competition launched by George Best Belfast City Airport in partnership with Tourism NI, has been announced. The shortlisted attractions and…