A BALLYCASTLE ANNIVERSARY MEMORIES OF THE FIRST REGATTA AND SPORTS by HUGH ALEXANDER BOYD

  The first recorded Ballycastle regatta and sports was held on Thursday, 27th August, 1869. It was a great week in the history of what was sometimes affectionately referred to as the “wee town”. The place was then a comparatively small township; indeed it was...

Maggie from the Ross

Last year whilst plotting the course for a Treasure Hunt I came upon an Orange Hall at The Ross near Kells, Co. Antrim. A plaque told me that the site for the Hall was the gift of a Captain Millar. But it was not until I talked to Torrens Calwell of Glenwherry that I...