IN PICTURES: Take a look through the Ballymena Times’ archive

Take a look back at the good old days with our selection of photographs from the paper’s archive.

Friday, 5th March 2021, 6:59 am

Take a look back at the good old days with our selection of photographs from the paper’s archive.

More every week in the Ballymena Times.

Here are some from 2007-08.

Pupils from Broughshane and Braidside Primary Schools who planted Oak trees at Broushshane as part of a project with the Woddland Trust, which is sponsored by Tesco. Included are Roanna Balentine and Gregor Fulton of the Woodland Trust and staff from Tesco Ballymoney and Ballymena stores. BT24-127JC

If you have any old photographs that you would like to share with our readers, we would love to hear from you.

Do you have photographs from school? Maybe a sports team you played on? Or a special event that was a special memory?

We would love to see them. Send any old photographs, together with any details you have about the photo, to [email protected] and we will use as many as we can in the paper.

*Note: Some pictures may have been cropped for web publication purposes.

Broughshane Primary School pupils who were winners in Art, Crafts and Cookery competitions at the Ballymena Show. BT24-100JC



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Miss Millar’s P1 Class at Ballymena Primary School with their teacher and Classroom Assistant Gayle Bamber. BT39-102JC

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Louise Merrigan of Ballymena Credit Union is seen here with pupils from Glenravel Primary School who were winners in the Schools Saving Scheme draw, an initiative which they introduced to encourage pupils to save on a regular basis. Our picture shows Louise with Anita McKeown, Ryan Forde and Jack Galloway. BT46-101JC
Deputy Mayor Alderman PJ McEvoy who was among the guests who attended last week’s Harvest Service at Dunclug Primary School, is seen here with fellow guests and members of the school’s board of governors. Included are Mrs Wilson (Dunclug College principal), Rev Jamison (Ballymena Methodist Church), Mr Tom Montgomery, Mr Denis McClelland, Mrs Loraine Woods, Rev Mc Corriston (Ballyloughan Presbyterian Church), Colum Best (Dunclug District Partnership), principal Mr Colin Torrens and some of the pupils who took part. BT44-106JC
Pupils from Ballykeel and St Louis Primary Schools who attended and Ulster Scots day in Ballymena Library are seen here with Jim Millar of the Ulster Scots Agency, Ronnie Barnes, Amanda Robinson and James Christie of the Ulster Scots Experience. The day was part of a week dedicated to Ulster Scots literature, music and storytelling across the province. BT22-108JC
Ballymena Primary School pupils Shanon, Rachael, Callum and Joshua and teacher Mrs Foster present a cheque for £100 to NSPCC Schools Organiser Michele Laverty. BT43-101JC
P3 pupils from Ballymena Primary School who took part in a sponsored walk around the People's Park to raise funds for the school's PTA. BT42-104JC
Firefighter Carson of Ballymena Fire Station in the Fire Engine which he brought along to Harryville Primary School Fun Day. Included are pupils Tamsin, Nichole, Robyn and Robbie. BT27-106JC
Members of Harryville Partnership Initiative, who helped pupils from Harryville Primary School to plant willow trees along the school’s perimeter fence, are seen here with Frank Jackson (left) of Ballymena Ecos Centre school staff and pupils. BT46-115JC