Speaker for 27th November 2018

President Des Moore greets Alison McCaughan, with club Treasurer Nigel Semple (L) and club member Mike Turner (R)

Probus take a step back in time to 1718

Guest speaker at a recent Coleraine Probus meeting was the ever popular local historian Alison McCaughan, who took the club members onto “The 1718 Bann Valley Migration”. This was a migration that not only changed the face of the area we live in, but also helped shape and make the America we know today.

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Speaker for 20th November 2018

President Des Moore greets Valerie Saunders, with club member Des Johnston (L) 100th Birthday 'Boy', Norman Irwin (R)

Probus celebrate a 100th birthday and take a message to heart

Coleraine Probus met a little early at the Golf Club to celebrate a very special occasion, the 100th birthday of member, Norman Irwin…
The speaker for the meeting was Valerie Saunders, the community fund-raiser for “The N.I. Chest, Heart and Stroke Group”…

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Speaker for 13th November 2018

President Des Moore greets Pearl Hutchinson, with club members Mike Turner (R) and Derick Woods (L)

Coleraine Probus take a step back in time

Guest speaker at the recent Coleraine Probus meeting waved a magic wand of words, as Pearl Hutchinson took the club back time to see the world from “Behind the Wooden Counter” of her father's country shop.

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Speaker for 6th November 2018

President Des Moore greets Robin Ruddock, with club member Graham Kane (R) and club guest Billy Holmes (L)

Coleraine Probus go on a 'Wild Goose' tour

Probus President Des Moore gave a warm welcome to Robin Ruddock, who was visiting the club to tell of his adventures “Sailing around the Western Isles”. Members were enthralled with Robin’s photographic presentation of his sea journey around the Western Isles in the “Wild Goose,” a vintage 35 foot wooden Yawl, which originally belonged to Wallace Clark of Upperlands.

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