‘Bushmills at War’ exhibition

THE ‘Bushmills at War Exhibition 2011’ will be held in Bushmills Presbyterian Church Hamill Hall from Saturday July 16 to Sunday July 24 this year from 10am-7.30pm and 2pm-5.30 on Sundays.

The exhibition will commemorate the men and women from Bushmills and district who gave their lives in both World wars. Some of the material will commemorate those from neighbouring districts.

There’ll be displays of photographs, personal stories and medals of individual service men and women, along with memorabilia honoUring local hero, Rifleman Robert Quigg VC.

The exhibition will be held in the Bushmills Presbyterian Church Hamill Hall, upper Main Street, Bushmills

Regarding World War I, Robert Thompson, of Riverside Road, Bushmills, is currently looking for information about those who served and survived. If you have such information and are willing to share it please get in touch with Robert on robert@riversideroad.freeserve.co.uk

Glenda Rodgers of Huey Crescent, Bushmills, is dealing with World War II and her special theme this year is the ‘Home Front’. She can be contacted at glendarodgers@btopenworld.com