Covenant exhibition and talk in Dromore

DROMORE Orange Hall Committee are holding an exhibition and talk on the Ulster Covenant in Dromore Orange Hall on Thursday October 4 from 7-10pm.

The talk on the Covenant will commence at 8pm.

The exhibition will include a list of the 3,309 people who signed in Dromore and 830 people who signed in Dromara.

It will also include the Grand Orange Lodge of Ireland Ulster Covenant Exhibition and the County Donegal lost Covenanters Exhibition.

The Lost Covenanters Exhibition deals with what happened, the Unionist people in Ulster who signed the Solemn League and Covenant but who found themselves just a few years later a small minority on the southern side of the border.

The talk accompanying the Exhibition at 8pm will be delivered by Dr. Jonathan Mattison.

The exhibition will also include local artefacts never before put on public display relating to the period.

This free exhibition and talk is open to the public who are warmly invited to attend.

Further information is available from Drew Nelson on 9269 3475.