IN PICTURES: Take a trip down memory lane

Take a look back at years gone by with our selection of photographs from the paper’s archive.

Friday, 11th December 2020, 10:59 am
The Craigavon Historical Society committee at their 40th AGM in Craigavon Civic Centre in 2007. Included are Rosalind Hadden, chairman, Roger Weatherup, vice chairman, John Trimble, secretary and Elizabeth Kerr, treasurer
The Craigavon Historical Society committee at their 40th AGM in Craigavon Civic Centre in 2007. Included are Rosalind Hadden, chairman, Roger Weatherup, vice chairman, John Trimble, secretary and Elizabeth Kerr, treasurer

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At the launch of the Valuing Heritage by Valuing Memories Project in 2007 were Caroline Marshall, Heritage Lottery Fund, Brian Cassells, chairman Craigavon Museum Services, Mayor Robert Smyth, Enid Crowe, Craigavon Museum Services, Kirsty Pinkerton, Acting Director Leisure Services, Audrey Lockhart, vice chair Remeniscence Network NI, Dr Frank McCorry, guest speaker and Cherith Fullerton, reminiscence worker
Sir Donnell Deeny unveiled the History Circle Blue Plaque to George AE Russell at his birth place in William Street in 2007 with Doreen Corcoran, Chairman of the Ulster History Circle, Craigavon Mayor Robert Smith and Victor Price of the history circle
Brendan McStravick, secretary, Denis Cassidy, chairman and Noel McCann, exhibition director of the St Peters Parish Arts and Crafts Committee presented a £1100 cheque to Dr Paul Henry, consultant and Acting Sister Fiona Reddick for the Mandeville Unit at Craigavon Area Hospital in 2007
The children at the Craigavon Leisure Centre Summer Scheme in 2007 with Mayor Robert Smith and their coaches
Mayor of Craigavon Robert Smith watched the sport for fun group on the gymkids equipment at Craigavon Leisure Centre in 2007. Included is Claire Masterson
Craigavon Mayor Robert Smith presented certificates to the children who completed the badminton coaching course at the Craigavon Leisure Centre Summer Scheme in 2007. Included are Ulster Branch coaches Donna Scott and Scott Burnside
Mayor Robert Smyth with children from local playgroups on the play bridge at the Craigavon Borough Council Summer Scheme at the Discovery Centre in 2007
Craigavon Mayor Robert Smith gave a reuseable shopping bag to Eamon Lavery at Tesco, Lurgan in 2007. Included are Emma Wilson and Phelim Doran, recycling inspectors and Jennifer Wilson, centre, recycling officer