1983 in Northern Ireland

Events during the year 1983 in Northern Ireland.

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1983
in
Northern Ireland

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Arts and literatureEdit

  • 15 May - Charabanc Theatre Company's first production, Lay Up Your Ends, written by Martin Lynch with Marie Jones and other members of the company, is premiered at The Arts Theatre, Belfast.
  • 9 November - Christina Reid's first play, Tea In A China Cup, is premiered at the Lyric Theatre, Belfast.
  • Bernard MacLaverty's novel Cal is published.

SportEdit

FootballEdit

Winners: Linfield
Winners: Glentoran 1 - 1, 2 - 1 Linfield
  • Pat Jennings becomes the first footballer to play in 1,000 Football League matches.

MotorcyclingEdit

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DeathsEdit

Full date unknownEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Airport History". George Best Belfast City Airport. Archived from the original on 2011-10-12. Retrieved 2012-04-04.
  2. ^ "Larkspirit Irish History". Archived from the original on 2007-07-04.