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Dervock Community House
13 Travers Place
Dervock
Ballymoney
County Antrim
BT53 8BX
Tel: (028) 2074 2568
Email: peterthompson1959@hotmail.com

Opening times:

Allen & Adair Memorial Hall Exhibition, 19th - 21st October
Starting Thursday 19th at 13:00, finishing at 13:00 on Saturday 21st

Trafalgar Day Concert October 21st Dervock Community Hall
14:00

Prices:

Concert Entry £5.00

Trafalgar Day 2017

Dervock, Ballymoney, 21 Oct

This year Dervock village holds its third Trafalgar Day event with quite a diverse programme. Host to guests from the Royal Marines Association, Royal Navy Association, NI Submariners Association and Portrush Sea Cadets.
The event promotes the history of The Battle of Trafalgar, which is depicted in the Stained Glass Window in The Allen & Adair Memorial Hall in Dervock Village, Ballymoney.

The event has been organised by a group of dedicated locals who are keen to promote their history and their links to Captain Adair and his heroic role in the The Battle of Trafalgar. The window captures the battle scene moments before Captain Adair and Lord Nelson were both mortally wounded. This is a unique event – the only one to commemorate Trafalgar Day in the entire Causeway Coast and Glens Region and the Allen & Adar Memorial Window is the only memorial to the Battle of Trafalgar in North Antrim.

Allen & Adair Memorial Hall Exhibition
Starts 13:00 on Thursday 19th and finishes 13:00 on Saturday 21st

An exhibition of genuine 18th century swords and other military related artefacts on display in the Allen Adair Memorial Hall with display boards showcasing Dervock’s links with the Battle of Trafalgar.

Trafalgar Day Concert
Dervock Community Hall will open its doors to the public where there will be an afternoon of entertainment, David Kane, Dervock Young Defenders Flute Band, Dick & Sabine Glasgow, The June Skelton School of Irish Dance and The Girona Orchestra.

Admission will be £5, payable at the door with all profits donated to the Allen & Adair Memorial Hall restoration fund.

The evening will end with a tribute to Captain Charles William Adair (RM) and a minutes silence observed in memory of Captain Adair and all others who lost their lives on HMS Victory.

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