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Lisburn, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland



Gospel Concert at St. Columba’s Church, Derryvolgie

Stephen McLoughlin Lisburn School of Music

A Gospel Swing Band Concert was held in St. Columba’s Church, Belsize Road, Derryvolgie on Friday 12th May.  Led by Stephen McLoughlin and the Lisburn School of Music, the concert was a fundraiser for Rwanda and Uganda Mission Trips in 2006.  Rev Adrienne Galligan (Curate of St. Patrick’s Parish, Banbridge) will be going to Rwanda in July and Rev Louise Crawford (Rector of Aghadoey and Kilrea) will be going to Uganda at the end of May.

Pictured at a Gospel Swing Band Concert in St. Columba’s Church, Derryvolgie last Friday night are L to R: (back row) The Rev Donna Quigley Rector, Jack Hassard - Diocesan Reader, Rev Adrienne Galligan, Stephen McLoughlin - Director of Music (Lisburn School of Music), David Quinn, Clare Norris - Vice Principal (Lisburn School of Music), Lorna McCollum, Kim Mitchell, Gillian Best and Tanya Craig. (front row) Naomi Spence, Niall Hilary, Johnny Gilkinson, James Toal, Philip Christie and Pauline Connell.