The Mayor of Ards and North Down, Cllr Richard Smart, attended a ceremony to mark the completion of our shelter.
Work on the shelter for the Sir Samuel Kelly has actually commenced. After a few false starts, finally it’s underway. The contractors have been in Donaghadee this week, erecting the steel skeleton which will now be clothed in the next few days. At last, after several years of wrangling, many events to raise the funds […]
Donaghadee Heritage Preservation Company is pleased to announce that it has received planning permission to erect a temporary shelter over the lifeboat Sir Samuel Kelly. The shelter will be built where the historic lifeboat currently lies in the Copelands Marina car park, Donaghadee. The boat urgently needs to be sheltered from the wind and weather […]
Our 2019 calendars are now available from local shops, including Gordons Chemist New Street, and at our Summer events. Alternatively, you can order here. These glossy calendars include drawings from our local primary school pupils and can be purchased for £5 (plus p&p if ordered online).
Many thanks to everyone who turned up to support our Motorcycle Poker Run on Monday 25th June. We will update this article when we have an official figure of how much you all raised, but for now, here’s some photographs of the event, taken for us by Paul Donnell.
We need another person to join our board and we are seeking a suitable candidate to act as our Finance Director. Do you have a few hours to spare and do you have some experience in finance? Like all of our board, this position is only rewarded by the knowledge that you have contributed and […]
We are pleased to let everyone know that our planning application has been submitted to get the boat covered on a temporary basis. Once this has been approved we will be able to get the shelter over the boat. This will to allow it to dry out and start the long-awaited restoration of the Sir […]