The January talk will take place on Friday 18th January at 8pm in St Mary’s Parish Centre, Cushendall. ‘Ella Young’ A life in two halves. The talk will be given by historian, Elizabeth Hoy. Everyone is welcome to attend, non members admission £3. N.B Please be aware of the earlier start time of 8pm.
Meeke and the Major on Friday 16th November at 8pm in St Mary’s Parish Centre, Cushendall. Join us for an evening of reflection and shared history respectfully remembering key historical events from 100 years ago commemorating the end of WW1. Featuring a local community performance set in 1917, it tell the story of Private John … Read more
LONG-FORGOTTEN GAELIC SONGS OF RATHLIN AND THE GLENS by Sorcha Nic Lochlainn This article first appeared in The Glynns Volume 37 (2009). It is reproduced here in full. ‘Numberless legendary and fabulous tales and songs are recited and sung in Irish round the fire, by persons who do little else. These, however, are confined … Read more
ULSTER SCOTS IN THE GLENS This article first appeared in The Glynns Volume 37 (2009). It is reproduced here in full. ‘Hag the heid aff him!’ This is the legendary advice alleged to be customarily given by Glenarm hurling supporters to their man on the field when he is challenged for possession of the ball … Read more
A Monologue of the Belfast Blitz A thought provoking piece of theatre presented by Sharon Dickson. Minnie tells her thoughts and fears as an eleven year old child after hearing that war has been declared in 1939. This piece of theatre has travelled all over Northern Ireland and has been very well received throughout. … Read more
This month’s talk will take place in St Mary’s Parish Centre, Cushendall at 8.30pm. “The Antrim Coast Road” by Donnell O’Loan. Everyone is welcome to attend, members are free and the charge for non- members remains £3.00.
January Talk, Ella Young – A life in two halves will be presented by Elizabeth Hoy in St Mary’s Parish Centre, Cushendall on Friday 19th January at 8.30pm. Everyone welcome
Lord McCartney of Lissanoure lecture will take place in St Mary’s Parish Centre, Cushendall on Friday 20th October 2017 at 8.30 pm. Everyone welcome, members free non-members admission £3
The Glens of Antrim Historical Society Annual Outing Friday 19th May 2017 Proposed Itinerary 9.00am: Bus departs Sheskburn House, Ballycastle 9.30am: Bus departs St Mary’s Parish Centre, Cushendall 11.00am: Arrive Clifton House, tea/coffee and scones served on arrival Tour of Clifton House Tour of Clifton Street Cemetery 2.00pm: Arrive Crumlin Road Gaol, tea/coffee sandwiches … Read more
‘Dr James McDonnell of Cushendall (1763-1845) his life and contributions to medicine and society’ by Dr Stanley Hawkins. The talk will take place in St Mary’s Parish Centre in Cushendall at 8.30pm. Everyone welcome. Non-members admission £3