Coleraine Historical Society

Coleraine Historical Society's monthly talk programme continues on Tuesday, September 18, with a talk from Norman Thorpe of the Shackleton Aviation and Space Museum who is an expert in WWII Aviation history.

Thursday, 13th September 2018, 12:54 pm
Updated Thursday, 13th September 2018, 12:58 pm

The talk will feature on RAF Ballykellly WW2 Coastal Command Development Unit, also 220 120 86 59 Squadrons convoy escort and Anti Submarine : Cold War with 5 Shackleton Squadrons 1952-1971 Anti - Submarine : Royal Navy 819 Squadron Helicopters February 1963-January1971, NITroubles Operation Banner Army Air Corp Ballykelly 655 Squadron Helicopters 1982-1991, Ballykelly closed to flying 2008.

The talk will take place at 7.30pm and will last approximately one hour. The venue is the Sandel Centre, 6 Knocklynn Road, Coleraine BT52 1WT in the Ground Floor Room (turn

right when you come through the main door).

Cost to non-members (who will be made very welcome) is £3 including tea/coffee and biscuits.

Free to existing members. Cost of membership is £15 per annum.

Full details of the Coleraine Historical Society, how to become a member and complete listing of the 2018/2019 programme of talks is available on the website