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Lisburn News 2007

Lisburn businessman Harold Patterson awarded an MBE in New Year’s honours list 31/12/2007
Former Wallace student is one of a winning team at Queen’s computer games evening 28/12/2007
100th birthday celebrations for Lisburn woman Isabel McArdle 28/12/2007
Stephen Fretwell plays Belfast: Take Two 28/12/2007
Two `straight' wins at trade fairs 28/12/2007
Used stamps can help dogs to become life savers 28/12/2007
Shane making waves right around the world 28/12/2007
Star of silver screen - and rails - to pay a brief visit Lisburn 28/12/2007
T'was the Season for a Mencap Party 28/12/2007
Naomi's family working to raise awareness of teen suicide 21/12/2007
Large turnout at new venue for annual Ferguson event 21/12/2007
Moira family makes magical Christmas Journey to meet Santa 21/12/2007
Local student cadets enjoy South African adventure 21/12/2007
Mater Hospital Consultant Physician celebrates his 60th birthday with Bakerloo Junction 15/12/2007
Friends pupils tune up with Ulster Orchestra 14/12/2007
Lisburn exhibition marks bicentenary of the abolition of the slave trade 14/12/2007
Search is on for former Carr Primary pupils 14/12/2007
First Aer Lingus flights take off from Aldergrove airport 14/12/2007
The book, 'Lower Ballinderry Primary School - An Educational Journey 1827-1976' by Valerie Higginson 14/12/2007
This photograph of pupils at Sloan Street School was taken around 1954. it belongs to Mrs. Maureen Haydock (nee Skillen) who is keen to see if anyone can name the children. 14/12/2007
Barbour children `plant hope' for Marie Curie Cancer Care 14/12/2007
War On Want to give local shoppers a `Glimpse into the Past' 14/12/2007
Hillsborough ploughing society's match results 07/12/2007
`Make a Wish' children enjoy special fun day and pantomime at city's Civic Centre 07/12/2007
Search on for former pupils of Carr Primary School 07/12/2007
Mum calls for infection screening of pregnant women 07/12/2007
Two Decades Of Weightwatchers Marked With Special Event 07/12/2007
Drumbeg poet's book records everyday life 07/12/2007
Lisburn Dad And Daughter Supporting Hospice's Special 07/12/2007
Mixer Mark crowned world's best DJ - and wins a girl's heart 07/12/2007
Historical bell to be dedicated to late Canon 30/11/2007
New Volume Of Memoirs From Glenavy's Own James Herriott 30/11/2007
Historical Society goes home to celebrate its 40th anniversary 30/11/2007
Lisnagarvey celebrates 50 years with gala dinner 30/11/2007
Local's `Top Gear challenge to help Romanian children 30/11/2007
Charity balloon found in Norway 30/11/2007
Barbarian honour for Andrew 30/11/2007
"It's good to be back." BARRETRO is back six months after the Hillsborough establishment was engulfed in flames in an arson attack. 30/11/2007
Disabled Pensioner Suffers Angina Attack After Theft From House 30/11/2007
New musical playground for Parkview pupils 30/11/2007
Charlene youngest councillor in Ireland 30/11/2007
United for the Maze stadium 30/11/2007
LISBURN City Council is seeking homes for stray or unwanted dogs they currently have in their Dog Pound 23/11/2007
Lisburn man is off to see the wizard 23/11/2007
Historic Church plans book to mark 150th Anniversary 23/11/2007
Remarkable spirit of Laura still lives on 23/11/2007
Dramatic future beckoning for `outstanding' Claire 23/11/2007
Research reveals origins of Dog Kennel Lane 23/11/2007
End of an era as Lions Lisburn roar for the last time 23/11/2007
Army comrades save former Wallace pupil's life 23/11/2007
Hardwork and dedication is the secret, say diamond couple 23/11/2007
A symphonic treat for local music lovers 16/11/2007
Local poet publishes his first collection of works 16/11/2007
Well known dentists hang up their drills after 30 years in city 09/11/2007
Exhibition shows Gaelic culture is cross community 09/11/2007
Popular columnist launches Glenavy history website 09/11/2007
A bitter sweet occasion for Boardmills man whose son fell in Belgium 09/11/2007
From battlefield to Kingsway -veterans share experiences 09/11/2007
Marjory's terrifying first day at work in Hilden Mill 09/11/2007
`Look at what happened to me and tell me smoking's worth it' 09/11/2007
Looking for answers to real life mystery of Lisburn theatre 09/11/2007
Wallace takes initiative on safe Internet use following tragic death 09/11/2007
New life for the old Hilden Mill 09/11/2007
November news from Lisburn Museum 02/11/2007
A new chapter begins at St Patrick's library 02/11/2007
City centre gets ready to light up for the 2007 Festive Season 02/11/2007
`Support group helped me through cancer diagnosis' 02/11/2007
Teens' horror film a hit at Belfast Festival 02/11/2007
Lisburn couple loving new life in Bulgaria 02/11/2007
Fashion World falls for Jordan 02/11/2007
Local band Bakerloo Junction take on role of Blues Brother for a movie theme Halloween party at the Ivanhoe Hotel 29/10/2007
Downshire Primary wins award for outstanding health promotion 26/10/2007
Successes for local businesses at Travel Awards 26/10/2007
Hunterhouse teachers return from Latvia visit 26/10/2007
Lisburn dinner sends out `strong anti racist message' 26/10/2007
A watery adventure for Friends' pupils 26/10/2007
Locals helps Irish team win Welsh race 26/10/2007
Construction student's work earns him top prize 26/10/2007
Former Friends' pupil travels to Kenya with Christian Aid 26/10/2007
Half term fun on offer in Moira 26/10/2007
Get creative with Moira Friendship Group 26/10/2007
How the poppy became symbol of national remembrance 19/10/2007
Donna Grabs Her Second Chance 19/10/2007
Operatic Society celebrates Golden Anniversary 19/10/2007
Young people develop community relations 19/10/2007
LaganView plan takes another major step 19/10/2007
Saintfield woman is honoured for Stormont bravery 19/10/2007
St Patrick's arranges trips to reward pupils' hard work 19/10/2007
Funeral director offers gift of life to a stranger 19/10/2007
`How I escaped from my drug addiction hell' 19/10/2007
Charity's £28,000 boost from Mayor 19/10/2007
Former Lisburn couple celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with Bakerloo Junction 14/10/2005
Lisburn firm whips up storm in a tea cup 12/10/2005
Welcome for language assistants 12/10/2005
The day my heart broke - Lost twin boys to be remembered at balloon launch 12/10/2005
Police officer urges local Polish community to get in touch with her 12/10/2005
Lisburn DJ is set for tilt at the world final 12/10/2005
Local GB officers caught in a skirmish 12/10/2005
Canoe enthusiasts plan marathon paddle for RAMS 12/10/2005
Place in NI ploughing team for Hillsborough man 12/10/2005
Lisnagarvey High celebrates 50th anniversary 12/10/2005
Lisburn woman named Physio of the Year 12/10/2005
The Lisburn woman helping companies learn to ease stress 12/10/2005
Council to look at ways of commemorating Ferguson's first flight 12/10/2005
JURASSIC FOREST PARK (Fossil found in Colin Glen Park) 12/10/2005
Nursing home residents show it's never too late to learn 100-year-old Donald goes surfing 12/10/2005
Kelly to share a story of hope from Uganda 12/10/2005
`Keep fit and play games' -Margaret's recipe for long life 12/10/2005
A team of runners from Bow Street Mall take part in the recent charity fun run. 05/10/2007
Kayaking trio circumnavigate Lough for Special Olympics Club 05/10/2007
Anne prepares to swap tax for townships 05/10/2007
Old Warren welcomes renowned South African politician 05/10/2007
Fantastic birthday present for Rebekah 05/10/2007
Lisburn Air Cadet's career set for take off 05/10/2007
Local woman's life changes for the better after cosmetic surgery 05/10/2007
Local women inspire charity fashion show 05/10/2007
Hillsborough doctor honoured for lupus research 05/10/2007
Jamie heads to `Sunshine State' for geography contest 05/10/2007
Mum sets up website to remember the lost children 05/10/2007
Work begins on new primary school in Glenavy 05/10/2007
Heartbroken mum makes new appeal to drug users 05/10/2007
Wallace pupils prepare for new life at Oxbridge 05/10/2007
Council to consider a new site  for museum 05/10/2007
Sixty five years of wedded bliss began with wartime journey 05/10/2007
Life in the 1500's 29/08/2007
Macmillan Cancer coffee morning at Harmony Hill Primary School 28/09/2007
Wallace pupils score top marks 28/09/2007
Will you take the Cedar Foundation firewalk challenge? 28/09/2007
Tributes paid as Alister steps down after 13 years as college principal 28/09/2007
Beekeeping Association holds annual meeting 28/09/2007
Woman killed in road accident during Texas holiday 28/09/2007
Epic car journey ends but Jim still gets to Jerusalem 21/09/2007
Emma returns from once in a lifetime journey to the Amazon. 21/09/2007
Hillsborough man clinches gold at World Championships 21/09/2007
Hillsborough performer takes part in UK theatre 21/09/2007
First sod cut at the Ferguson Memorial Garden 21/09/2007
Morning walk in County Down earns Roy a writing prize 21/09/2007
Charity Road Run for Vintage Club 21/09/2007
Moira man opens jammed emergency door after Thai plane fire horror 21/09/2007
Holiday provides treasured memories for Moira family 14/09/2007
Reserve your seats for Cinemagic Film Festival 14/09/2007
Spotlight on Tim as he wins online presenting spot 14/09/2007
Lynda's debut a novel for the Internet age 14/09/2007
Dad takes the plunge from Europa to help Neo Natal Unit at the Royal 14/09/2007
Vet Elaine prepares to take part in trek through Andes 14/09/2007
First Loughaghery Boys Brigade 14/09/2007
Musical evening to celebrate life of Dona 14/09/2007
Manx triumph for Hillsborough plough champ 07/09/2007
`Fame' beckons for cast of Wallace High's stage show 07/09/2007
Final Beating Retreat at Lagan Valley Island 07/09/2007
Dream comes true for all Ferguson enthusiasts 07/09/2007
Public invited to view restored Castle Gardens 07/09/2007
Walkers take to Lagan towpath for Rethink 07/09/2007
Successful transplant patient brings message of hope to local diabetics 07/09/2007
Local woman pays poignant visit to museum memorial to her uncle 07/09/2007
First pupils attend city's newest school 07/09/2007
Pride and sorrow as widow of murdered UDR Sergeant unveils memorial stone 07/09/2007
`Superstar' is back by popular demand 31/08/2007
New bus service between Lisburn and airport leaves the stop 31/08/2007
Johnny follows in Beckham's footsteps to USA 31/08/2007
Brothers prepare for Kenyan mountain challenge 31/08/2007
Lung patients take part in scheme. 31/08/2007
Designers appointed for £1.5m Wallace Park regeneration 31/08/2007
The Lisburn woman trying to bring back smiles in Romania 31/08/2007
Georgia goes back to school. Just months after a bone marrow transplant, Maze girl is ready to start P2 31/08/2007
Lisburn student joins Ulster Youth Orchestra 24/08/2007
Artist honoured for contribution to Lisburn 24/08/2007
Motorcycle Club present cheque on behalf of Kyle 24/08/2007
Wallace pupils get a taste of London 24/08/2007
Students to gain business tips in the US 24/08/2004
Momentous move for Atlas 24/08/2007
Jacqui goes the extra mile for charity 24/08/2007
Return of the Flappers Lisnagarvey Youth stage The Boy Friend 24/08/2007
Scientist receives prestigious award at US conference 24/08/2007
Bad honey year for Dromore Beekeepers 24/08/2007
Award with local roots goes to Hillsborough designer 24/08/2007
American dream comes true for artist 24/08/2007
Lisburn Royal British Legion pays tribute to the fallen 24/08/2007
Seventh annual Harry Ferguson event 17/08/2007
Director of international Carryduff firm dies on holiday 17/08/2007
Farewell from the Royal Irish Regimental band 17/08/2007
Lisburn Pipe Band were Champion of Champions in 1968 17/08/2007
Hillsborough bells to keep ringing during the day 10/08/2007
Lisburn mum reaches out to teenager on chat show 10/08/2007
Sister's shock news helped save Lisburn woman's life 10/08/2007
Information sought on two Royal Ulster Riflemen 10/08/2007
Charity shines a light on Moira family 10/08/2007
Pipe Band programme stirs memories of the `Worlds' in Lisburn 10/08/2007
Keen cyclists take part in 200 mile trek for charity 03/08/2007
Successful drumming workshop held 03/08/2007
Helen plans tractor memorial for famous inventor Harry Ferguson 03/08/2007
Top award for Lisburn nurse Laura Postlethwaite 03/08/2007
Hairdresser Shane invited down under 03/08/2007
One glance at poster almost certainly saved Lisburn man's life 03/08/2007
Go that extra mile for charity 03/08/2007
Top honour for Lisburn man Mr. Freddie Hall 03/08/2007
Ulster pipe band festival adds some international flavour to the local area 27/07/2007
Local poet releases new collection 27/07/2007
Songs by Boardmills man are recorded by USA country singer Buddy Lewis 27/07/2007
Ballinderry man sets off on a stylish road trip 27/07/2007
Debut novel published by former Wallace pupil 20/0/2007
Strong support for new President of Friends Old Scholars Association 20/07/2007
Friends' sundial restored 20/07/2007
Plans lodged for Lagan regeneration 20/07/2007
Four and a half decades of motorway driving in Lisburn 20/07/2007
The science of poetry wins a top prize for Victoria 13/07/2007
Geographer Jamie sets course for California 13/07/2007
Message in a Bottle that might save your life 13/07/2007
Lost heroes honoured on restored war Memorial 06/07/2007
Lisburn link to the River Kwai Railway marked on memorial 06/07/2007
Photo to bring memories flooding back, Maze primary school 1967 06/07/2007
First citizen chooses make a wish as his official charity 06/07/2007
A family re-union for a well travelled son of Lisburn 06/07/2007
Doctors in life-saving expedition win award 06/07/2007
Fusion Theatre stage a triple crown success 06/07/2007
Bakerloo Junction break for the summer 30/06/2007
Kiwi style barbeque marks High Commissioner's visit 29/06/2007
Weather fails to dampen beekeepers' enthusiasm 29/06/2007
Distribution company provides funding intrepid trio 29/06/2007
A story of real loss and grief behind every name 29/06/2007
Principal's pride after school's. double success, 29/06/2007
DUP councillor becomes Lisburn's youngest ever mayor 29/06/2007
Soldiers put best foot forward for charity 29/06/2007
Father of tragic teenager makes plea to other parents 29/06/2007
Orla and Rebecca get a taste of life as the Mayor 29/06/2007
President met by traditional greeting at Lisburn Council 22/06/2007
President McAleese's visit to Lisburn 22/06/2007
Marie Curie still leading the fight against cancer 22/06/2007
Successful exhibition for local artist 22/06/2007
‘Final Assembly’ at Tullymacarette Primary School 22/06/2007
Lisburn woman helps put a smile on the face of Kenyan villagers 22/06/2007
Mayor signs off with message of hope for Lisburn's future 22/06/2007
`Is your party the Alliance and Leicester?' Pupils get inquisitive on a visit to the mayor's office 22/06/2007
Young journo scoops nationwide award 22/06/2007
Zoe raises thousands of pounds for charity 22/06/2007
Moira group celebrates 20 years fundraising for cancer research 22/06/2007
New exhibition from Lisburn artist 22/06/2007
Closure of five primary schools in Lisburn and Dromore 21/06/2007
Do you recognise this picture? The photograph came from a family in the Glenavy area.  19/06/2007
Madeleine McCann: Please copy and forward this to everybody in your address book. 15/06/2007
`If I were the Mayor' 15/06/2007
Hillsborough student catches up with his NZ hosts at college 15/06/2007
Trip to Berlin for Finaghy pupils 15/06/2007
Delight as Yvonne hits the hairdressing big time 15/06/2007
The chance remark that may just have saved Brian's life 15/06/2007
Local nurses are honoured 15/06/2007
Robert aims for a peak performance 15/06/2007
Family pays tribute to a grand old lady 15/06/2007
The moving story the birth of an artist 08/06/2007
New Principal at Hilden hopes school will reflect local community 08/06/2007
Sweet sound of success for former Eurovision singer Karen 08/06/2007
Lillie's courage is recognised with a special award 08/06/2007
Family's special thank you to hospital staff 08/06/2007
Emotional Reunion As Sweet Georgia Comes Home 08/06/2007
Greater Lisburn Ageing Well Group visit Stormont 08/06/2007
Open weekend marks the closure of Tullymacarette Primary School 02/06/2007
Royal couple at Aldergrove service and Lisburn 01/06/2007
Ballymacoss doctor caught in African crossfire 01/06/2007
"All the fun of the Fair" - Lisburn author's new book recalls a lost way of country life 01/06/2007
Crumlin student wins National Engineering Scholarship 01/06/2007
Popular Dromara GP decides to call it a day 01/06/2007
Curtain comes down on small but mighty school 01/06/2007
Marathon runners pay tribute to St Kieran's pupil Declan 01/06/2007
LOCAL GB members receive Queen's Awards 01/06/2007
Rotary bursary delights medical student 01/06/2007
Doctor in life saving drama during Everest ascent 01/06/2007
The American firefighters at Lisburn Museum. 01/06/2007
100 year old hall to be re-opened 01/06/2007
Vision for Hillsborough scouting to be launched at Hockey Club 25/05/2007
Hillhall ladies celebrate the first 60 years of their WI 25/05/2007
Claire gets her running shoes on for Action Cancer 25/05/2007
Local team scales new heights for chart climb 25/05/2007
Mothers unite to `bring Madeleine home' 25/05/2007
Minister backs council plans for Laganbank Quarter 25/05/2007
New plans to transform `iconic' Hilden Mill are revealed 25/05/2007
Ballymacash staff ready for Mission Possible in Romania 25/05/2007
Little Georgia set to come home soon 25/05/2007
Hillsborough bells to be silenced at night 25/05/2007
A call from the top of the world 25/05/2007
Patients to honour much loved Dromara GP 18/05/2007
Drumbo PS to mark end of 220 years of education 18/05/2007
Lisburn girls aim to bring smiles to Romania 18/05/2007
Large crowd hears of healing properties of honey 18/05/2007
Reopening of railway line `a possibility' 18/05/2007
Local youth's achievements celebrated at awards 11/05/2007
Curtis bowls them over with Special success 11/05/2007
Lisburn Girl Spends Six Months Working In Sao Paulo Orphanage 11/05/2007
Bike enthusiasts turn out for Lisburn Girder Fork Run 11/05/2007
Appeal from Down Under to help find family of RAF man 11/05/2007
Pupils unite to visit First War battlefields 11/05/2007
Joey's road bike goes back to North West after 20 years . 11/05/2007
Carr Primary School, Carryduff 1948 04/05/2007
Lisburn girl meets Minister to express young people's views 04/05/2007
Charitable adventure for Aaron 04/05/2007
Gateway to success for designer David 04/05/2007
Parade in the Park to remember Dona 04/05/2007
Early signs are promising for brave Georgia 04/05/2007
Brookmount Dance Ranch raise £2,000 for local charities 04/05/2007
Lisburn's unsung heroes honoured at a gala ceremony 27/04/2007
Coca Cola staff show they have the 7X factor 27/04/2007
Members of the Wild Geese Association at Collins Barracks in Dublin. 27/04/2007
Any dream nearly does come true for Nick 27/04/2007
Conor flies into record books with solo flight 27/04/2007
Johnny gets on his bike for charity 27/04/2007
Fanfare for longest serving band member 27/04/2007
Gruelling heat doesn't deter Joe 27/04/2007
Injury fails to stop Kerry's tribute run 27/04/2007
Lisburn born artist prepares for Venice exhibition 27/04/2007
‘ICHI’ a great new fashion store opens in Lisburn 23/04/2007
300 years ago today - Lisburn's worst catastrophe 20/04/2007
Medal ceremony for Malaysian veterans is held in Lisburn 20/04/2007
Award winning operatic society marks fifty glorious years 20/04/2007
Lisburn woman helps farmer in at the deep end 20/04/2007
Three charities to benefit from Mark's marathon cycle 20/04/2007
Run of success continues for Hillsborough bellringers 20/04/2007
Success beckons for local fashion student 20/04/2007
City third in new homes price league 20/04/2007
Glenavy Rose Lauren to represent Belfast in Tralee 20/04/2007
D-day looms for special Georgia 20/04/2007
Lisburn Soldier Melanie Returns From Afghanistan 20/04/2007
New light is shed on the city's history 13/04/2007
Shutters come down on Ann's Shop for the last time 13/04/2007
Friends' take part in first German exchange 13/04/2007
New police chief takes up post in Lisburn 06/04/2007
`Proud and humble' Dromara principal is new UTU President 06/04/2007
Welsh prepare for World Cup at Thiepval Barracks 06/04/2007
Star toddler is ready to storm the stage 06/04/2007
Government commitment to Maze unshaken as the walls come tumbling down 06/04/2007
Mikes marathon challenge in memory of Sarah 06/04/2007
Hillsborough provides royal surroundings for garden show 30/03/2007
Local veterans receive their medals over 40 years after the `forgotten conflict' 30/03/2007
Lisburn School of Music celebrates success 23/03/2007
Dromore male voice choir to hold 50th anniversary concert 23/03/2007
Lisburn's environment is given a boost by local volunteer group 23/03/2007
Dunmurry student showcases her fashion designs 23/03/2007
St Kieran's Primary School pupils push `up the tempo' 23/03/2007
`Bobbies on bicycles' in Saintfield 23/03/2007
Local farmer to help rebuild homes in Tsunami hit area 23/03/2007
St. Patrick’s night party with Bakerloo Junction 17/03/2007
Extravaganza of military playing is sweet music for Action Cancer 16/03/2007
Lisburn volunteers present a monster cheque to the Hospice 16/03/2007
Special history lesson for Brownlee pupils 16/03/2007
Lisburn man goes to the top for Oxfam 16/03/2007
Woman appeals for information on dad's family 16/03/2007
Doctor to tackle Everest in the name of medical research. 16/03/2007
Ballance House funding request is turned down 16/03/2007
Council to support Harry Ferguson commemorative project 09/03/2007
Information sought on old photographs 09/03/2007
Community village plan for Hilden 09/03/2006
Parents warned of the sinister side of social websites 02/03/2007
Sweet sound of the Egan Harp is heard once more 02/03/2007
Welcome meeting for Migrant Workers' project 02/03/2007
The Maghaberry war effort by the Rev. Canon Alex Cheevers 02/03/2007
French pupils get to sample life in Lisburn 23/02/2007
Major milestone for Marie Curie 23/02/2007
St. Patrick's pupils on mercy mission to Romania 23/02/2007
Former Spitfire Engine Fitter Robert Cumins recalls life at his father’s butcher’s shops in Bow Street, Lisburn 19/02/2007
BROTHERS IN ARMS, Craig and Gareth prepare for tour of duty in Afghanistan. 09/02/2007
Palliative Care team heads for Romania 09/02/2007
Richard comes home with his new album 09/02/2007
Former headmaster honoured at reception 09/02/2007
Arts group helps fund Andrew's weekly trip to the Royal College 09/02/2007
Excavation gives a glimpse of 17th century Lisburn 09/02/2007
 Larkfield school reunion planned 02/02/2007
`An Elemental Symphony' from local artist Vernon 02/02/2007
Hundreds attend well known businessman's funeral 02/02/2007
Lisburn Born Artist Exhibiting In Monaco 01/02/2007
Karen off to swim with the dolphins 26/01/2007
Mum holds charity ball to help in fight against young son's heart condition 26/01/2007
Marathon dream comes true for Kerry 26/01/2007
Differences are set aside as councillors remember colleague 26/01/2007
Moira man goes to great lengths to raise money for DBA (Diamond Blackfan Anaemia). 26/01/2007
Kerry's marathon plan in memory of racing legend husband 19/01/2007
Former President of Lisburn Lions Club passes away 19/01/2007
Friends and colleagues pay tribute to Lisburn DUP councillor 19/01/2007