Current Ballymena News
Ballymena hotel complex gets green light - BBC News
Ballymena is to get a new hotel, shop and petrol station on a nine-acre green-field site at Ballee. The £8m project has been given planning approval and is backed by the local council. The Environment Minister Alex Atwood said the new 60-bed hotel ...
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 14:53:24 GMT
Honours from the Queen for Ballymena people - Ballymena Times
Ballymena Inter Ethnic Forum's Ivy Ridge, received an MBE for services to Minority Ethnic Communities in Northern Ireland. Ivy is the Ethnic Minorities Project Manager of the Forum which provides support to 18 Minority-Ethnic Communities in the greater ...
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 11:56:30 GMT
New waste site will be boost to local economy - Ballymena Times
Mr. Terry O'Hern, Chief Executive of the INEA, assisted by the Mayor of Ballymena Councillor Audrey Wales, cut a ribbon to officially open the Ballymena Amenity and Recycling site. Looking are Anne Donaghy, Ballymena Borough Council Chief Executive ...
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 11:56:33 GMT
Conway Family history help needed - Ballymena Times
My grandfather, William Conway, was born in Ballymena in 1874 and later came to live in Scotland where he trained as a minister in the Free Church of Scotland. He married Mary Anderson (born 1875 in Knowehead, Broughshane) in 1893 at St Patrick's, ...
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 11:56:28 GMT
Coaches learn from former NI star - Ballymena Times
Former Northern Ireland star Iain Dowie with members of Ballymena United coaching staff and young footballers who attended Saturday's Iain Dowie Coaching School at the Michelin Athletic Club. Included are, L-R, Jason Connolly, Rab Caughey, Norman ...
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 12:04:07 GMT
Ferguson Meats Ltd. Farm Shop is now open - Ballymena Times
Ferguson's, which had a very popular shop on Ballymena's Church for over 70 years, is renowned for its own homemade sausages, burgers and vegetable rolls which can all be bought at the new Farm Shop. Ferguson's black and white puddings, which are ...
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 12:03:54 GMT
United youngsters enjoy Rangers trip - Ballymena Times
Ballymena United's Under-10s, Under-11s and Under-14s – along with a large following of parents and friends – made the trip to Glasgow for their now annual visit to Rangers training ground at Murray Park for a tour and a number of games against the ...
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 14:03:36 GMT