UTV Life

UTV Life Goes Country

A special show from the Farmer's Bash at the SSE Arena, Belfast. Pamela Ballantine chats to the stars of the local country music scene including Derek Ryan and Cliona Hagan, Rita goes back stage and interviews artists and there's performances from the big concert.

UTV Life - Episode 182

Singer, songwriter Tommy Fleming performs and chats about his plans for 2020. Also, pig farmer Robbie Neill tells us what to expect as popular series Rare Breed returns to our screens, and Rita visits a farm in Helen's Bay to take a look at the health benefits of an organic diet.

UTV Life - Episode 180

Pamela chats to the stars of musical Kiss Me Kate coming to the Lyric Theatre, Jayne Wisener and Norman Bowman chat about the exciting new production. Belfast Queen Blu Hydrangea chats about representing Northern Ireland on the first UK Ru Paul’s Drag Race. Rita gets a cooking lesson for Veganuary, plus Derry-based folk singer Reevah performs her latest hit Older.

UTV Life - Episode 175

Paddy Barnes on retiring from boxing and his plans for the future, Lego Man’ DJ Calvert is in the studio to show Pamela some of his builds and shares how he is inspiring local school children, Rita visits the panto cast at the Grand Opera House and learns about its colourful history, plus Irish folk bank Beoga perform.

UTV Life - Episode 174

David and Sandra Kerr talk to Pamela about completing 40 marathons with their son Aaron who’s been named one of the most influential disabled people this year. Singer, songwriter Lisa McHugh chats about her new song Watch Me which she performs at the end of the show. Rita joins rehearsals with Whiteabbey Primary School choir ahead of their Belfast Carols event in the SSE Arena.

UTV Life – Episode 173

Lady Mary Peters talks about her new book 'Passing the Torch' and actors Caroline Curran and Matthew Sharpe chat about their festive play ‘My Big Fat Belfast Christmas.’ Rita finds out how preparations are going for the biggest charity tractor run in Armagh, plus music from the fabulous singer Lilla Vargen.