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William “Plum” Smith – Untold Story

Today members of Dalaradia visited the exhibition the “Untold Story” which celebrated the life of our friend and comrade William “plum” Smith. The exhibition opened with very moving speeches by family, friends and comrades of William. On show was some of Williams personal memorabilia which chronicled his life as an ordinary working class Protestant family …

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Cancelled

Unfortunately the event this evening at the McDonald Centre with Tony Novosel has been cancelled and will be re rescheduled. A new date will be confirmed ASAP. We can only apologise for any inconvenience caused and hope to see you at the next one.

Congratulations

Congratulations to the returning workers.   Members of Dalaradia and REACH  attended a protest amid administration fears for Harland and Wolff and it’s many staff, most of whom working class people from all over Belfast and some who have worked for the company for 30 years.   The greatness of a community is most accurately …

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Event 3/10/2019

Ulster Day

Happy Ulster day folks. Ulster’s Solemn League and Covenant, commonly known as the Ulster Covenant, was signed on and before 28 September 1912. The signatories, 471,414 in all were in protest against the Third Home Rule Bill introduced by the British Government in the same year. Sir Edward Carson was the first person to sign …

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William Smith – Untold Story event

“Untold Story” will be returning on Saturday 5th October at 10-3pm. It celebrates the life of our friend and comrade William “Plum” Smith. On show will be some of Williams personal memorabilia which chronicled his life as an ordinary working class Protestant family man who went on to become a Red Hand Commando Loyalist prisoner …

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Ballygowan Historical Society

This Saturday evening our friends in the Ballygowan Historical Society are hosting a night of Loyalist culture in Co Down Village of Ballygowan. All are most welcome.

Ballygowan True Blues Flute Band parade

This Friday night our friends in the Ballygowan True Blues Flute Band are hosting their annual parade through the Co Down Village of Ballygowan. The host band will start the night off by parading the route. The main parade will begin around 7:30pm from the Village Hall taking the following route: Village Hall Belfast Road …

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Ian Adamson Inaugural Annual Event

Yesterday evening our group hosted the “Ian Adamson Inaugural Annual Event” at Stormont Hotel, Belfast. Dr Ian Adamson OBE was formerly our Patron before his untimley death. The event, themed “Better Together”, aimed to discuss why we are better remaining in the Union with an insight into Ireland re-joining the Commonwealth and how that may …

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H&W Protest

Members of Dalaradia and REACH will be attending a protest tomorrow at 12 noon amid administration fears for Harland and Wolff and it’s many staff, most of whom working class people from all over Belfast and some who have worked for the company for 30 years. A mini bus will be available from the REACH …

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