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‘D’ Company Annual Memorial parade

Yesterday 11th May, Dalaradia attended the Red Hand Comrades Association ‘D’ Company Annual Memorial parade. The parade formed up at Drumhirk Drive and proceeded to the unique memorial garden at Owenroe Drive for a short service. Afterwards there was entertainment in the Kilcooley Community Centre. The patriots blood is the seed of freedoms tree. Honor, …

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William Savage Memorial

This Friday 10th May evening our friends in the William Savage Memorial (Toye Flute Band) are hosting thier annual parade through the Co Down Village of Killyleagh. The parade will begin at 7:30pm from Killyleagh Orange Hall and will take the following route through the Village: Killyleagh Orange Hall Frederick Street Cross Street Shore Street …

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Memorial Parade 11/5/19

This Saturday 11th May the annual D Company Memorial Parade will be taking place in the Kilcooley Estate in Bangor. The parade will begin at 11:30am from Drumkirk Drive and will take the following route: Drumkirk Drive Owenroe Drive Finising at the memorial garden. All are most welcome. Honour, Service, Sacrafice.

Election day

It is Election day folks. We cannot stress enough how important it is to vote. Across the world people have died fighting for the right to vote and to be part of a democracy. To sit in the confines of your home with the destructive attitude of “politicians do nothing for me” is to ignore …

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Belfast City Airport are searching for Northern Ireland’s ‘Best Small Visitor Attraction’ and they need your help! Each attraction has a chance to win £30,000 worth of free marketing support and brand visibility at the airport. Among them is the Somme Heritage Centre where we celebrated the 100th anniversary of armistice on Remembrance Day 2018 …

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A great turnout

Today members of Dalaradia attended a fun day organised by one of our sub groups the – RATH. Community Group. Unfortunately due to the bad weather it was moved inside to the City Mission, Rathcoole. A big thank you to them for the last minute change. Also a big thanks to Funky Fun Ltd, Kyles …

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RATH Community Group fun day

A fun day organised by the RATH. Community Group, a sub group of Dalaradia. All are most welcome. UPDATE: Due to adverse weather the event is now being held at the Rathcoole City Mission, Innis Avenue.

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 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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