Bank is backing Ballymena Show

Mandy Boyd, Business  Adviser at Bank of Ireland UK, Ballymena Branch attending the Show�"s launch. Bank of Ireland UK is Premium Sponsor of this year�"s Ballymena Show included are David Perry Robert Dick Randal Hayes and Catherine Crawford. PICTURE MCAULEY MULTIMEDIA
Mandy Boyd, Business Adviser at Bank of Ireland UK, Ballymena Branch attending the Show�"s launch. Bank of Ireland UK is Premium Sponsor of this year�"s Ballymena Show included are David Perry Robert Dick Randal Hayes and Catherine Crawford. PICTURE MCAULEY MULTIMEDIA

This year’s Ballymena Agricultural Show will have Bank of Ireland UK as premium sponsor for the first time in its history.

The Show, being held on Friday May 29 from 4pm and Saturday May 30 from 9am will host, alongside the usual agricultural and equestrian activities and classes, a great variety of entertainment for all the family and Shauna McStravock will again provide the musical entertainment over the two days.

Robert Dick, Chairperson of the Ballymena Show said: “Ballymena Show is delighted to have Bank of Ireland UK on board this year and we welcome the support and involvement of Bank of Ireland UK’s Ballymena Branch, and in particular the support of Branch Manager, Jan Young.

William Thompson, Agri Manager, Bank of Ireland UK added: “Agricultural shows like Ballymena provide an excellent platform to showcase and celebrate the great dedication and commitment Northern Ireland Farmers have to deliver quality produce and livestock. Bank of Ireland UK is delighted to build on its previous successful involvement with the Ballymena Show. We are confident that as always the show will attract a strong turnout from Ballymena and the surrounding areas.”

On the Friday the gates are opening early to allow for a greater selection of entertainment including a fun dog show and a vintage car display. The 80th Anniversary of the British Goat Societywill be celebrated with an extended goat section.Schedules for all classes are now in circulation and should anyone require any further information please contact the secretary on 07718 478 413 or secretary@ballymenashow.co.uk.