Speaker for 22nd January 2019

President Des Moore greets Kenneth Woods with club Secretary Graham MacDonald (L) and club member Ian Murray (R).

Coleraine Probus goes on a Photo and Folklore tour of the coast

When Club President Des Moore introduced Ken Woods to the members and said the topic of his talk would be 'Photography and Folklore of the Causeway Coast', folks thought it would be 'Finn McColl and some holiday snaps' - how wrong could they have been!

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Speaker for 15th January 2019

President Des Moore greets Aoife McMaster with club members Cecil Leitch (L) and Jim Hillis (R).

Coleraine Probus find out about the 'Alzheimer's Society'

Aoife McMaster came along to the meeting to tell members something about her work with the "Alzheimer’s Society“. Aoife is the local support worker for the Society and regularly meets people like our club members that know of, or are directly effected by, the illness that is dementia.

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Speaker for 8th January 2019

President Des Moore greets Coleraine Probus Club's first speaker of 2019, Andrew Walsh, with Club Quiz Master Des Johnston.

Coleraine Probus hear the secrets of 'Operation Mincemeat'

It seemed that the Christmas theme had spilled over to the New Year when Andrew Walsh was introduced to the club members, with title of his talk being “Operation Mincemeat". However, the story Andrew told was far away from Santa, for this was the name given to one of the greatest acts of war time sub-defuse, and ultimately led to the allied victory in 1945.

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