Here’s a list of up and coming dates for your diary...!

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Swap and Shop - Vision 4 Kids are holding a Swap & Shop Fashion Extravaganza on Wednesday 6th July 7pm – 9.30pm in Ballymoney Social Centre (minimum donation including refreshments). Swap three or more ‘as new’ unwanted fashion items (cothes, shoes, handbags or jewellery) and exchange for vouchers to ‘Shop till you drop’. To purchase tickets or donate quality items, call 07814 062625 or 0756 8085803.

Party in the Park,

Free music concert in the Riverside Park, Ballymoney on Thursday 30th June from 6pm to 10.30pm as part of the Kingdom of Dalriada Ulster-Scots Festival. Performers include Country singers such as Hugo Duncan, Justin McGurk, Alastair Coyles, Yasmin Walker, Owen Mac, Irene Bates and more. Admission is free.

Fun in the Park - An evening of free activities with archery, climbing wall, face painting, Highland Games and Ulster-Scots entertainment in Riverside Park from 6pm to 9pm on Friday 1st July.

Festival Finale - To conclude the Kingdom of Dalraida Festival in St. Patrick’s Parish Centre, there will be a Finale on Saturday, July 2 with some great Ulster-Scots acts and Music. Family funday with bungee trampolines, bouncy Castles, face painters, cartoon characters, Krazy Karts, BBQ, Mr. Slushtails all in attendance and with free admission. Doors open at 12 noon.

Bus trip - Killyrammer and District Community Association are running a bus trip to Bangor on Saturday 9th July. The bus will leave Killyrammer at 9am sharp and will return at approximately 6pm.

Adults cost £7, children cost £3 and under 5’s travel free. To book a seat contact Tracey on 2766 6965 after 6pm. Everyone will be made very welcome.

RBL BBQ - Ballymoney Royal British Legion branch are holding there annual bbq on the 8th July at 8pm in the Royal British Legion Clubrooms.

Tickets are available from branch committee members and from the upstars bar. Music is Thomas McGuire and Fhiona Ennis. Tickets are £10.

Mosside Parade - Mosside Rising Sons of Ulster Accordion Band is holding an Annual Band Parade. The event will be held in Mosside on Wednesday, June 29. Bands to assemble at Mosside Orange Hall at 7.45pm

Roseyards Tractor Run - Roseyards Presbyterian Church Dark Hedges Tractor Run will be held on Wednesday, June 29.

Tractors leave Roseyards Church Hall from 7pm. Proceeds in aid of Diane Cusick and Early Childhood Development in Zambia. Subscription £5 per person. Contact Alan Blair on 028 207 41621. Light supper will also be provided.

Tea dance - A tea dance will be held this Thursday, June 30 in the Royal British Legion’s Ballymoney Clubrooms at 2pm. Music will be provided by Francis Donnelly and admission is £3. On Friday, July 1, the Legion will host a free dance. Niall McHenry will provide the music from 9pm to 1am.

WW1 centenary - Ballymaconnelly Renewal Group is inviting everyone to their First World War Centenary event on Thursday, June 30.

The event will be held in Ballymaconnelly Hall from 8.30pm. The event will include Johnston Star Flute Band plus WW1 related music by Diana Culburtson.

There will also be a drumhead ceremony with Ballymaconnelly Flute Band as well as a piper and lambeg drums. The lighting of a beacon will be a highlight of the event. For information and tickets call Dessie Elder on 07885758866.

Ballybogey meeting - Monthly meeting will take place on Sunday, July 3 at 3.30pm in Ballybogey community centre.

Joining them is singer from Ballymoney John Porter. Sharing will be Ivor Wallace from fuse goes gospel on local radio station fuse FM. They will also launch their new website Active Evangelism. Followed by refreshments.

Topp Lottery - The winning numbers in the Topp Lottery were 28, 34 and 39. There were no winners so £100 up for grabs next week.

Auction - There will be an auction in aid of Dunseverick Parish Church Restoration Fund on July 2nd.

The event will be held at Harold Kerr’s Shed, 167 White Park Road, Templastra at 11am with viewing from 9am.

Contact Harold on 07711 896576.

Table quiz - A table quiz is being held in Ballymoney United Football Club for Macmillan Cancer Unit at Antrim Area Hospital. The event will take place on Saturday, July 9 from 8 until late. Raffle and prizes.