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Shared Music of Dalriada – Flowerfield 2023

In 2022, the Shared Music of Dalriada project brought young musicians together on Rathlin Island to explore the traditional music, song and dance shared by communities […]

20. St Guaire’s Parish Church, Aghadowey

Set on a site of great antiquity, the current church dates from 1797. St Guaire, thought to be a corruption of Jerome, is said to have […]

19. Slaghtaverty

In a field in Slaghtaverty, a townland near Garvagh, there is a prehistoric cairn, Sleacht Abhartaigh (Slaght Averty) or the Dwarf’s Grave. This is the setting […]

18. Royal Portrush Golf Club

Royal Portrush Golf Club, originally called the County Golf Club, was formally opened in 1888. The club was granted permission by The Duke of York (later […]

17. Robert Quigg VC Memorial

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II unveiled the statue commemorating Sergeant Robert Quigg V.C., in Bushmills, on 28 June 2016. Private Robert Quigg, 12th Battalion Royal Irish Rifles, […]