The way we were

Crowd gathered for the opening ceremony of the first phase of the Church of the Nazarene in Warren Park on 10th August 1957.
Crowd gathered for the opening ceremony of the first phase of the Church of the Nazarene in Warren Park on 10th August 1957.

There’s nothing quite like pictures from the past to bring back memories of family and friends at school or work, or teammates and rivals in sport.

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A young Tool Design Engineer (John Kelly( pictured in the Drawing Office at Bridgeport Brass, Lisburn in the 1970s.

A young Tool Design Engineer (John Kelly( pictured in the Drawing Office at Bridgeport Brass, Lisburn in the 1970s.

In the meantime, enjoy these Picks From The Past from the Ulster Star archive.

Railway Street Life Boys (1963):  Pictured with the boys during that year is Leader in Charge Maureen Patterson with Assistant Leaders Carol McClelland (left) and Margaret Macaulay (right).

Railway Street Life Boys (1963): Pictured with the boys during that year is Leader in Charge Maureen Patterson with Assistant Leaders Carol McClelland (left) and Margaret Macaulay (right).

Bridgeport Brass football teams - works and staff (approx 1965): L to R: (front row) Works: George Ussher, Jimmy Topping, Billy McDonald, Michael Maxwell, Ivan Gawley, Edwin Magee, Trevor Kerr, Tommy Roe, Mickey Kerr, Reggie McClenaghan and William Mairs.  (back row) Staff: Jimmy McDonald, Rodney Cairns, David Mills, Victor Livingstone, Bobby Magee, John Oliver, Eddie Ward, Ivor Mitchell, Tommy Johnstone, Ron Curry and Andy Martin.

Bridgeport Brass football teams - works and staff (approx 1965): L to R: (front row) Works: George Ussher, Jimmy Topping, Billy McDonald, Michael Maxwell, Ivan Gawley, Edwin Magee, Trevor Kerr, Tommy Roe, Mickey Kerr, Reggie McClenaghan and William Mairs. (back row) Staff: Jimmy McDonald, Rodney Cairns, David Mills, Victor Livingstone, Bobby Magee, John Oliver, Eddie Ward, Ivor Mitchell, Tommy Johnstone, Ron Curry and Andy Martin.

The Rev Howard Cromie, pictured presenting Bibles on behalf of the congregation to Alderman James Howard (First Mayor of Lisburn) and Alderman Arthur Bowman (First Deputy Mayor of Lisburn) marking the special occasion when Lisburn was raised to the status of Borough in 1964.  Included in the photo is Brian McConnell (second from left), who became Lord McConnell in the 1995 New Years honours list.

The Rev Howard Cromie, pictured presenting Bibles on behalf of the congregation to Alderman James Howard (First Mayor of Lisburn) and Alderman Arthur Bowman (First Deputy Mayor of Lisburn) marking the special occasion when Lisburn was raised to the status of Borough in 1964. Included in the photo is Brian McConnell (second from left), who became Lord McConnell in the 1995 New Years honours list.