Tuesday, October 11, 2011 8:30
Isn’t it strange how customs have changed, even over the few decades we have recently lived through?
Sunday, September 25, 2011 20:59
There are just six people in our last ‘slice’.
Saturday, September 24, 2011 9:02
We publish the third slice of that great Altnaveagh School 1947-8 photo today.
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 14:16
The complete photo will follow: this is Slice A, including the class teacher.
Tuesday, September 20, 2011 19:54
Tom Wharton has been good enough to contribute here regularly. Payback time! We have found his old school photo! We will show it in 4 slices, A B C and D. This is C because it includes Tom!
Thursday, August 4, 2011 9:44
Isn’t it amazing how expressive – how illustrative – indeed how thoroughly familiar are the old black-and-white photos of our childhood? The central figure in this poignant tableau is Ann Boyle of Castle Street. Her proud father Louis Boyle – Newry taxi-driver when there were no more than a half-dozen of them altogether – shows off his girl in her […]
Wednesday, June 15, 2011 10:41
After three years at University and a year of teacher training, which included three extended stints of ‘teaching practice’ in a variety of schools, I finally faced a class of teenage boys alone, and literally shook with trepidation.
Monday, March 21, 2011 12:28
The final slice of the 1957 Windsor Hill schoolchildren features (Middle, right) Hilary Frazer who went on in adulthood to marry David Cunnungham, principal of Kilkeel High School.
Monday, March 21, 2011 12:24
This is the penultimate slice of the great Windsor Hill pupils photo of 1957.