Welcome to the official website of the Mitchelburne Club of the Apprentice Boys of Derry.
Two presentations were made to Mitchelburne Parent Club members at the Annual Christmas Dinner Dance hosted by Newbuildings Victoria LOL 1087.
Bro Jim Gilliland being presented with his 40 year service jewel by Bro Tony Crowe at the Newbuildings Victoria LOL 1087 Dinner Dance. Also in the photo is Bro Elder, Club Treasurer and Bro Hay, Past President of the Mitchelburne Parent Club.
Bro Hay being presented with his Past President’s Certificate & Medal by Bro Crowe at the Newbuildings Victoria LOL 1087 Dinner Dance.
The Mitchelburne Parent Club of the Apprentice Boys of Derry held their Annual Installation of Officers for 2011 on Monday 24th October 2011. The following principal Officers were installed in their respective positions:
President – Bro K Kincaid
Vice President – Bro M Devenney
Chaplain – Bro R Hamilton
Secretary – Bro J Keys
Treasurer – Bro Elder
Tyler – Bro C Campbell
1st Committee – Bro A Dalzell
The Annual Mitchelburne Day will take place this year on Saturday 17th September 2011. The parade will leave Rossdowney Park in the Waterside at 11.00 am sharp and make its way to the Apprentice Boys Memorial Hall, led by the Pride of the Orange and Blue “Auld Boys” Flute Band.
Initiations of new candidates will take place at 12.30pm. This will be followed by lunch with entertainment being provided in the Hall along with tours of St Columbs Cathedral and the City’s Walls for visiting brethren.
The Mitchelburne Club of the Apprentice Boys of Derry are on countdown for the 322nd Anniversary of the Siege of Derry, more commonly known as the Annual Relief of Derry celebrations this Saturday, 13th August 2011.
Some useful links to more information:
Timetable of Events – http://www.apprenticeboys.co.uk/features/relief_of_derry/order
Live Webcast – http://www.apprenticeboys.co.uk/webcast
“The White Heather Players (Armagh)” in their performance of Married Bliss.
The Mitchelburne Club launched their Official Facebook page last night, CLICK HERE to be a friend of the Club:
The Annual Dinner Dance hosted by Newbuildings Victoria LOL 1087 was held on Saturday night, 20th November 2010 in the White Horse Hotel, Londonderry. Like previous years an invite was extended to the Officers and members of the Mitchelburne Parent Club of the Apprentice Boys of Derry. There are many who hold membership in both organisations.
On the night a special presentation was made by Club President Bro Marshall Hay to Bro Barney Jackson of a new Membership Certificate.
The Mitchelburne Club will be hosting a night of entertainment in the Apprentice Boys Memorial Hall on Friday 26th November 2010.
Bagatelle will be performing on the night with a Disco before and after the main act. Doors open at 8.30pm, with Bagatelle on stage from 10.30pm. Admission is £15 per head and is a ticket only event.
Tickets can be obtained through any member of the Club or via firstname.lastname@example.org
More information about Bagatelle can be found here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bagatelle_(band)