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The Story of Ireland in stained Glass.

The Story of Ireland in stained Glass. This book, by Frank Rogers, will be launched in the Ballycastle Golf Clubhouse on April 16th at 14:00. The book covers all aspects of Irish Mythology, early Irish Christianity and Irish History from the very earliest times to the present. The book features Dalaradias very own stained glass …

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Republic of Ireland played integral role in supporting IRA, says historian

https://www.newsletter.co.uk/news/republic-of-ireland-played-integral-role-in-supporting-ira-says-historian-1-8878846?fbclid=IwAR0sm-_6PnHm2HC8Jx764aHbKQzL83nOKv0XcAJiA1RUllMbcjVhzlm9dDM Philip Bradfield An Irish historian says his new book aims to shine a light for the first time on the role of people from all levels of Irish society in supporting the Provisional IRA from its inception in 1969 to 1980. Gearóid Ó Faoleán spent his Phd at the University of Limerick gathering evidence …

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A great gesture

Members of the Wm Strain Wm Lightbody Memorial Flute Band, Newtownards presentating a football autographed by the Rangers FC team to young Adam at the REACH UK offices, Newtownards Road, Belfast. As told in previous articles, Adam is an enthusiastic Rangers supporter and is confined to a wheel chair because of his degenerative muscle wasting …

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Dr John Kyle

R Williamson, Coordinator, Reach UK, 240 Newtownards, Road, Belfast, BT4 IHE “On Wednesday March 27th, members of the community in East Belfast came together in the Reach UK office on the Newtownards Road to mark the retirement of one of its local heroes, Dr John Kyle. Dr Kyle has served the East Belfast community as …

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All welcome

Rangers match ‘turned on another light in our Adam’

https://www.belfastlive.co.uk/news/belfast-news/rangers-match-turned-another-light-16003211?fbclid=IwAR3aupccst9x4Oo65EQZUpeQsSbO5RunAnSdvlc3XRqSYDyoWmvayoDlJIg An East Belfast dad has told how a surprise trip to see Rangers funded by the community ‘turned on a light’ in his ill son. Adam Stevenson, 14, has Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. The Belvoir estate lad is wheelchair-bound due to the muscle-wasting condition that has limited his life expectancy to his mid-20s. The community …

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Can you help?

Can you help? Do you know anyone who fits the criteria below? “I am currently Working as a Production Trainee with Double Band Films based in Belfast. We are doing some work on a proposal for BBC NI the details of which I have included bellow. Any help you or your members could offer would …

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Rangers tickets surprise for East Belfast lad with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

https://www.belfastlive.co.uk/news/health/rangers-tickets-surprise-east-belfast-15969012?fbclid=IwAR2azoi8OyA8PIbNN-PqS0pXen_-dv9ByHkqslf3MXnQQPHX4UzThq-QCEw Get the biggest daily stories by emailSee our privacy notice As one of just 65 people in Northern Ireland with a rare, life-limiting condition, Adam Stevenson’s parents know that his life will be short. But the East Belfast family is determined to make his days memorable. This weekend he will visit his heroes at …

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Last word

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m000300k Matthew Bannister on our friend and patron Ian Adamson OBE. Last Word spoke to Wesley Hutchinson, Professor Emeritus of Irish Studies at Sorbonne Nouvelle, and Helen Brooker, director of Pretani Associates. The show also includes Seychelles President Albert Rene, mathematician Simon Norton, campaigner Belle Tutaev, historian and singer Keith Flint.

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