History talks at library

LURGAN Library will play host to an evening of local history talks on Wednesday (May 16) starting at 8pm.

They will be introduced by Dr Frank McCorry.

Part one will feature Michael Costello of Belfast, a teacher, researcher and musician. He will discuss his biographical account of the life and achievements of Hugh of Stoneyford, a Violin Maker 1794-1854.

Part two will be lead by Teresa Nelson and Dr Frank McCorry, who will provide an insight into Professor Thomas McAlinden’s biographical account of the lives of his two uncles both of whom where born in Derrytrasna.