Ballymena Branch


Ballymena Branch usually meets on the last Thursday of the month at 7:15 p.m. from September to May.


Meetings are held in Michelin Arts Workshop, Braid Arts Centre, 1-29 Bridge Street, Ballymena, BT43 5EJ.

Annual Subscription

for the year 1st September 2018 to 31st August 2019

  • £25 for Single Membership
  • £30 for Joint Membership (2 people at the same address)

Officers 2018-19

  • Chairperson: Brian O’Hara
  • Secretary: Mary Carson – Email:
  • Treasurer: Alan Rosborough

Social Media

Ballymena Branch hosts a Facebook Closed Group.

Programme 2018-19

Thursday 31 January 2019
Wills and Testamentary Records
Natalie Bodle

Thursday 28 February 2019
Introduction to PRONI Online

Thursday 28 March 2019
Visit to PRONI
Park & Share transport leaving Braid Car Park at 6pm

Thursday 25 April 2019
Members Interests Night

Thursday 30 May 2019
(Annual General Meeting)
The O’Haras of Crebilly
Brian O’Hara

June 2019
Day Trip
(to be arranged – details later)

Thursday 27 September 2018
Registration and Welcome to NIFHS
3½ Tower – Town Tour
Martin McAuley

Thursday 25 October 2018
Sir Roger Casement – The North Antrim Connection
Patrick Casement

Thursday 29 November 2018
Visit to NIFHS Research Centre C4
Park and Share transport

December 2018
Christmas Dinner at the Tullyglass House Hotel
(to be arranged – details later)