Portrush’s trade Secrets

Portstewart Library
8th October 2018
The White House, Portrush
8th October 2018

Portrush’s trade Secrets

Project Attributes


Trade Secrets


Coleraine Museum


8th October 2018

The following Portrush businesses participated in the project. Click on any of their names to explore their stories.

Business What’s there now What it used to be
The White House Est 1891 Family owned department store Drapery shop
Ramada Hotel Hotel Northern Counties Hotel (famous for its Ballroom)
The Souvenir Shop Est 1887 – Family owned business, jewellery and gifts Was a residential house and the owner turned the downstairs into The Souvenir Shop and lived upstairs above the shop
Bob & Bert’s Coffee Shop
KOKO Coffee Shop
The Arcadia  Café and community space used for classes, weddings Café and dancehall

A memory book was also set up in the Portrush Library. You can view it HERE.