Picture special from primary schools’ hockey tournam...
Gracehill company impresses UK food experts
NW200 programmes on sale at Wilsons of Rathkenny
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Prize time for Ballymena Hockey Club
Allstars team reform for charity football fixture
AS a member of Second Broughshane Presbyterian Church, I have been involved with Wycliffe Bible Translators since 2006.
KELLS engineering apprentice Robert Waddell has had his skills and talent recognised at the prestigious Apprentice of the Year Awards.
THE number of people registering as out of work in Ballymena saw a slight decrease last month, down 18.
TRINITY Presbyterian Church in Ahoghill are holding a safe driving rally in and around the village on Saturday, June 8, from 7pm.
IAN Paisley has warned that Government must address the needs of farming community before it is too late.
BALLYMENA Councillor and DUP MLA Paul Frew has welcomed what he describes as a “common sense approach” to the licensing of assistance dogs by both the local Council and DARD.
PRIMARY schools from the Ballymena and Antrim areas took part in the annual hockey tournament at Ballymena Showgrounds last week.
LAST Saturday’s North West 200 fell victim to weather conditions, for the second time in three years, after just two racing laps had been completed.
CONTRARY to rumours which have been circulating, the Mid Antrim 150 is not cancelled.
THE Golden Jubilee Trophy was played for at Galgorm Castle Golf Club under trying conditions with high winds and low temperatures.
DESPITE the rainy weather a huge contingent of over 20 Newforge Taggers were welcomed to Eaton Park on Sunday to play tag rugby.
LAST weekend the local birds were in Clonmel County Tipperary for the fourth race of the old bird season, poor weather conditions delayed the liberation on Saturday.
GALGORM Resort and Spa has been recognised as being one of the top tourism resorts in Northern Ireland after making the shortlist for the 2013 Northern Ireland Tourism Awards, in association with Diageo NI.
GRACEHILL Fine Foods, based in Galgorm, recently attended a special reception for a delegation to Northern Ireland from the UK Guild of Food Writers, organised by Invest Northern Ireland.
ANNA Henry, 18 from Portglenone was crowned second in the Open+Direct Miss Northern Ireland competition 2013.
SNOW Patrol will return to Tennent’s Vital this summer to play a massive homecoming show at Belfast’s Boucher Road Playing Fields on Thursday, August 15.
SINGER songwriter Anthony Toner comes to the Old Courthouse in Antrim as part of a Northern Ireland tour to support his brand new album.
A NUMBER of workshops are being held in the coming weeks for budding amateur gardeners.
THE car park at Church of God on Frys Road will be the venue on Saturday, May 25, for a car boot sale from 11am-1pm.
FIRST Glenwherry Company of the Boys’ Brigade recently held their 39th Annual Inspection and Display in the Presbyterian Church Hall where they presented a varied and interesting programme of games, drill, vaulting, a comedy sketch and Bible sketches.
A knitting group based at The Salvation Army shop on Broughshane Street are hoping local residents and businesses will help fill the pencil cases they’re making for the needy.
BANK Holiday Monday, May 27 is a date for your diary if families want to experience a great day out while having fun and enjoying the festivities that this year’s Family Fun Day has to offer.
LADIES, get in shape for summer at Fit For Life, which kicks off at High Kirk on Monday, May 27, at 7pm.
BALLYMENA Support Group for Northern Ireland Chest Heart and Stroke Annual Sponsored Walk will be held on Tuesday, June 11.
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Weather for Ballymena
Wednesday 22 May 2013
Temperature: 4 C to 11 C
Wind Speed: 20 mph
Wind direction: North west
Temperature: 5 C to 8 C
Wind Speed: 25 mph
Wind direction: North west