SLIDESHOW: Celebration time for Gateway Club

Ballymena Gateway Club is currently celebrating its 40th year and most recently marked the important anniversary with a special dinner for members and supporters.

During the celebrations, Club chairperson Patrina Dalrymple was presented with a cheque for £4,500 by Maurice Millar of Triangle Housing Association which was donated from the Association’s Charitable Giving Committee.

Patrina Dalrymple (Chairman), Jimmy Weir (longest serving member), Molly Balmer (longest serving volunteer) and Andrew Kennedy (Club Leader) cut a cake to mark the 40th anniversary of Ballymena Gateway Club. INBT22-268AC

Patrina Dalrymple (Chairman), Jimmy Weir (longest serving member), Molly Balmer (longest serving volunteer) and Andrew Kennedy (Club Leader) cut a cake to mark the 40th anniversary of Ballymena Gateway Club. INBT22-268AC

The Club, which is grant aided by the Northern Eastern Education & Library Board, is based at Broughshane Community Centre where it meets on Monday nights on a fortnightly basis from 7.30-9.30pm.

The Club runs from September to May and prior to the summer break-up holds an Open Night and a summer trip.