Minutes for 27th November 2018

Minutes of the meeting of Coleraine Probus Club

The President gave a warm welcome on a wet and windy morning to the members and to our guest Colum McCluskey. This morning’s speaker, Alison McCaughan, was then introduced, the title of her talk being “The 1718 Bann Valley Migration” Read More...

Minutes of 20th November 2018

DRAFT Minutes of the meeting of Coleraine Probus Club

The members met at 10:30 to celebrate a very special occasion, the 100th birthday of club member, Norman Irwin. Tea or coffee supplemented with birthday cake (supplied by our President and his wife) which was enjoyed by all. This was followed by an enthusiastic rendition of “Happy Birthday" followed by "For He’s a Jolly Good Fellow”. Read More...

Minutes for 13th November 2018

Minutes of the meeting of Coleraine Probus Club

The President then gave a warm welcome to members and to our guest Billy Holmes with a special welcome to Leo Dolan returning to Probus after a period of illness. This morning’s speaker, Pearl Hutchinson, was then introduced, the title of her talk being “Behind the Wooden Counter” Read More...

Minutes for 6th November 2018

Minutes of the meeting of Coleraine Probus Club

The President said he had regretfully to announce the sudden death of local historian Robert Anderson. Robert is well known to the members and he was due to give a talk to Probus on Tuesday 15th January. The funeral will be private and our thoughts and prayers are with his wife and family.

The President then gave a warm welcome to members and to our guest Billy Holmes. This morning’s speaker, Robin Ruddock, was then introduced, the title of his talk being “Sailing around the Western Isles”. Read More...