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Liverpool's Brendan Rodgers all camp shorts and big hair - Old School Pictures

A 14 year old Brendan Rodgers  who played for Ballymena United (Northern Ireland) in the 1986 Milk Cup.PICTURE MARK JAMIESON. Expand
Brendan Rodgers is unveiled as the new Liverpool FC manager at a press conference at Anfield on June 01, 2012 Expand
Brendan Rodgers (circled) who played for Ballymena United (Northern Ireland) in the 1988 Milk Cup - sporting the shortest shorts in the team .... is Anfield in for a retro wardrobe makeover? PICTURE MARK JAMIESON. Expand
Young Alex Higgins front left.jpg Expand
Alex Higgins Expand
File photo, dated 06-05-1973,  World Professional Champion Alex Higgins  at Heathrow Airport with his girlfriend Liz Kendall, on his way to a working holiday in Singapore, Australia and India. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Saturday July 24, 2010. Two-time snooker world champion Alex 'Hurricane' Higgins has died, aged 61. See PA story DEATH Higgins. Photo credit should read: /PA Archive. Expand
Alex Higgins.  Snooker Legend.  World professional snooker champion Alex Higgins (right), who was in Belfast to-day for the wedding of his sister, Jean, of Abingdon Street to John Robson, Crumlin Road.  The couple were married in St. Aidan's Parish Chursh, Blythe Street, Sandy Row, Belfast. Expand
Alex Hurricane Higgins Expand
Alex Higgins: Deeply and sincerely mourned by fellow masters of the sport Expand
New Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill. Picture Charles McQuillan/Pacemaker. Expand
Northern Ireland Manager Michael O'Neill ... January 2012 Expand
A beardless Gerry Adams - not sure if he was still at school when this was taken so if anyone has an earlier snap of him please forward. Expand
And several decades later, Gerry Adams sporting the trademark beard and minus the Buddy Holly spectacles Expand
Can you pick out Girls Aloud singer Nadine Coyle, as a pupil at Thornhill College? Expand
Nadine Coyle Expand
A bit grainy but there's no mistaking Nadine Coyle's smile at Thornhill College in 1996 Expand
Next move for Nadine Coyle after Thornhill College is Girls Aloud Expand
Nadine Coyle Expand
A young Rory McIlroy on holidays in Alcudia Spain. Expand
A portrait of Rory McIlroy in Holywood Colf Club in Co Down. Expand
Ten year old Rory McIlroy,  gets in a practice round at Holywood Golf Club,Co. Down Expand
Golfer Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland joins his girlfriend Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark on the court during her match against Maria Sharapova of Russia at the BNP Paribas Showdown at Madison Square Garden on March 5, 2012 in New York City. Expand
Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, poses with the trophy after winning the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament in Bethesda, Md., Sunday, June 19, 2011 Expand
Ian Paisley, as a 12-year-old schoolboy Expand
Ian Paisley and his wife Eileen on wedding their day. Expand
Former DUP leader Ian Paisley Expand
Jimmy Nesbitt family Expand
Jimmy Nesbitt - the cheeky grin being perfected at a young age Expand
James Nesbitt stars in ITV1's  drama series, Monroe Expand
X Factor star Janet Devlin as a young girl. Expand
X Factor star Janet Devlin as a young girl. Expand
County Tyrone singer and X Factor contestant  Janet Devlin Expand
Zoe Salmon Expand
Lara and Zoe Salmon Expand
Lara and Zoe Salmon Expand
Zoe Salmon Expand
Zoe Salmon Expand
Darren Clarke back in 1985 as part of the Fred Daley Team Expand
Darren Clarke back in 1985 as part of the Fred Daley Team Expand
Darren Clarke  1985 in his Junior Ireland Blazer Expand
Darren Clarke 1989 Expand
Darren Clarke back in 1985 as part of the Fred Daley Team Expand
Darren Clarke with the Claret Jug on the 18th green following his victory in The 140th Open Championship at Royal St George's. 2011 Expand
Eamonn Holmes, not quite in a party mood, at his fourth birthday party. Expand
Eamonn Holmes:Tv Presenter/celebrating his fourth birthday at the family home on New Lodge Road Expand
On ITV's Telethon in 1988. Eamonn stepped in at the last minute when original anchor Gerry Kelly, fell ill. Expand
Eamonn Holmes Expand
George Best  pictured with other prefects at Lisnasharragh High School, Belfast, 1961. George is pictured second left, centre row. Expand
George Best, centre,  at Lisnasharragh High School in 1961. Expand
Liam Neeson ... can you spot the Ulster schoolboy who was destined for great things? Next picture solves the mystery. Expand
Liam Neeson, pictured during his Ulster schooldays... centre of back row. Expand
Liam Neeson Expand
Hillsborough boys football team, 1970s. Vivan Campbell on bottom right Expand
Vivian Campbell and Ricky Warwick of Thin Lizzy perform at the Best Buy Theater on March 25, 2011 in New York City. Expand
Lembit Öpik, Liberal Democrats, as a schoolboy. Pictured in 1982 along with other Inst National Essay Winners. He attended Royal Belfast Academical Institution (1976-83). Expand
Lembit Opik 2009. Expand
Head girl Christine (17) at Bloomfield Collegiate School Expand
Christine Bleakley Expand
Schoolgirl Christine Bleakley Aged 6. Expand
Pamela Ballantine. UTV Presenter. School Class Picture. Richmond Lodge School, Belfast.    IMAGE SUPPLIED Expand
<b>Pamela Ballantine </b>is pictured centre, front row, at Richmond Lodge School in 1974 Expand
Pamela Ballantine Expand
Methodist College Belfast- Testing Bearded Schoolboy, 1964. Expand
Boys are no longer having it all their own way and ripples are beginning to appear on the quiet waters of school rowing scene. The masculine superiority in the sport in now being challenged by the recently formed girls' rowing club at Methodist College Belfast. It is the only school girls' club in Northern Ireland. Here the trailblazing eight sets off from the school's boathouse at Stranmillis for an afternoon's rowing on the Lagan, 1971. Expand
Stephen (left) and Peter Weil in the language lab at Methodist College. The students listen to the teacher's voice, then record their own voices. When the tape is played back they can make comparisons. The system is monitored by the teacher, who can "break in" to give individual instruction to any pupil. Expand
Methody swimming gala. Competitions in the girls Inter-Schools Relay Freestyle dive into the pool at the first change during Methodist College, Belfast, Centenary Swimming Gala at Pirrie Park, Belfast, 1968. Expand
Methodist College Belfast- New building, 1954. Expand
The Governor talking to pupils after opening the new laboratories and swimming pool at Methodist College, 1966. Expand
Chapel of Unity dedication at Methody. Rev. Gerald G. Myles, president of the Methodist Church in Ireland performing the dedication of the new Chapel of Unity at Methody, 1968. Expand
Methodist College Belfast- Chapel of Unity dedication, 1968. Expand
A model of the Methodist College proposed sixth form centre, 1968. Expand
An overseas touch at Methody is provided by this group of pupils which includes, Eddy Zain (Malaysia), Khatijah Jumangat (Malaysia), Juzer Mohammeddhai (Tanzania), Shelna Sinte (Belgium), and Noreen Chilambo (Zambia), 1975. Expand
Members of the Methodist College rowing team, who are taking part in the girls' fours at the Junior National Trials in Dublin. They are (from left) Jane Cooper, Joanne McGrath, Jill Brown (cox) and Jennifer Woods. Not available for the picture because of illness was Susan Budd, 1987. Expand
Methodist College Belfast- Mr. Hunter and Mr. McCay, Director of Music, at the new organ in the Chapel of Unity, 1968. Expand
Methodist College Belfast- McArther Hall, 1937 Expand
Mark Wright (17), a lower sixth pupil at Methody, who came top in the Northern Ireland GCSE technology exams. Mark, who lives in Malone, is pictured with his teacher Mrs. Audrey Reid and his automatic liquid soap dispenser which was his project for the exam. This is the fourth time in six years that a Methodist College has won this award, 1990. Expand
The Governor, Lord Erskine, opening the new Science block at Methody, 1966. Expand
Seventeen year old Ken Nicholls competing in the open long jump event at the Methodist College Centenary Sports held at Pirrie Park, Belfast, 1968. Expand
Methodist College Belfast- Peaceful scene at the school in holiday time, 1957. Expand
Centenery Prize Day. The Prime Minister Captain Terence O'Neill addresses a capacity crowd in the Sir William Whitla Hall, Queen's University when he presentes the awards at the Methodist College Centenery Prize Day there, 1968. Expand
Methodist College Belfast- Main building, 1996. Expand
The new boathouse for Methodist College situated at Stranmillis, Belfast, where an "At Home" will be held tomorrow to mark the opening, 1961. Expand
The trio from Methodist College Belfast (from left), Mark White (16), Mathew Tennis (12) and Tobert McKeag (18), who will represent Northern Ireland in the national finals of the British Gas/British Association for the Advancement of Science, "Mastermind" science quiz, which will be held in the Natural History Museum, Kensington London next month. If successful the trio will collect "1,000 to be spent on science or technology equipment for the college, 1990. Expand
Methodist College Belfast- Senior Girls choir, 1996. Expand
Methodist College Belfast- Building, 1954 Expand
David Holley, Malcolm Boyd and Jonathan McQuoid, members of the Methody Sixth Form team who won the British Institute of Management "Examine Industry" competition at the University of Ulster, at Jordonstown, 1986. Expand
Methodist College Belfast- Business team, 1990. Expand
Methodist College Belfast- A boy tries on his new School Uniform in Belfast Co-Operative Children's Dept aided by one of the assistants, 1970. Expand
Methodist College Belfast- 1994 Expand
Methodist College Belfast-Fifth formers take part in a practice game of soccer in the school grounds, 1975. Expand
Getting in practice are three members of the Methody second XI hockey team- Christine Browne, Rosie Jones and Susan Elliot, 1975. Expand
Methodist College Belfast- Mastering the art of typing are pupils on one of the business classes, 1975. Expand
Methodist College Belfast- 1975. Expand
Methody Girls applaud the Prime Minister Captain Terence O'Neill's opening speech when he presented awards at the school centenery prize day in the Sir William Whitla Hall, Queen's University, 1968. Expand
Pupils at Methodist College Prize Distribution in the Sir William Whitla Hall, Queen's University, 1970. Expand
Prize Distribution. The girls of M.C.B. listen to the guest speaker Lord Dunleath at Sir William Whitla Hall, Queen's University, Belfast. Expand
Methodist College "A" team chair their captain Ken Shaw, after they had won the Northern Ireland schools' cross country championship, at Barnetts Park, Belfast. Also, included are Alan Bell, David Green, Rodney Stone, Michael Stevenson, Michael McKimm, Brian Rowe and Eric McKee. The cup was presented by the "Belfast Telegraph." 1969. Expand
Methody supporters in gay mood make a colourful spectacle with their banners and placards as they watch the Schools' Cup match with Annadale, at Pirrie Park, 1970. Expand
Methodist College choirs and orchestras fill St. Anne's Cathedral, Belfast, for their performance of a cantata specially written by Raymond Warren for the college's centenary celebrations. Pupils of both the senior and junior schools took part, 1968. Expand
Methodist College Belfast- Rowing Club, 1971 Expand
Ropeworkers at Methody- otherwise pupils getting down to it in the gym, 1975. Expand
M.C.B. prize distribution, 1972. Expand
Methodist College Belfast- Methody main building, 1878. Expand
Mr. A. S. Worrall, headmaster of Methodist College, Belfast, with a model of the sixth form centre, 1968. Expand
The Prime Minister Captain Terence O'Neill presenting the Waugh Temperance Essay Prize to Stephen G. H. Plunkett at the Methodist College Centenery Prize Day in the Sir William Whitla Hall, Queen's University, Belfast, 1968. Expand
Methodist College Belfast Expand
The Methodist College Craig Cup crew make their way to their boat at Stranmillis for a training session on the Lagan. The boys, they are all under fifteen, train four days each week, rowing six miles per day for Craig Cup race which will be held on the Bann at Coleraine in June, 1970. Expand
Methodist College Belfast-Girls in the fourth from cookery class under Mrs. Margaret Crowe tackling the technique of the apple tart, 1975. Expand
Methodist College Belfast- Senior schools hockey final winners, 1983. Expand
The "Bearded ones" of Methodist College pictured with principal, Mr. A.S. Worrall, casting a keen eye along the row of sixth-form whiskers, 1964. Expand
Catherine Thom (13) gave prize day at Methodist College a musical uplift. She played a guitar solo during the junior prize distribution in the Whitla Hall Belfast. Pictured with her are prize winners Mary Jackson (12) and Ruth Eyre (12), 1970. Expand
The happy Methody crew with their valuable Spanish Galleon from Cork's rowing regatta, 1976. Expand
Pupils from Fullerton House, Methodist College, Belfast, representing each class from P1 to P7 under the supervision of teacher Roy Topping (right) delivered 1,500 toys collected at the school as pasrt of BBC TV's Blue Peter appeal to Oxfam shop in Chichester Street, 1979. Expand
Methodist College Centenary Banquet. Mr A.S. Worrall (third left) headmaster of Methodist College, at the Methodist College Centenary Banquet in the City Hall. With Mr Worrall are (from left) DR R.C.H. Elliott, Church of Ireland Bishop of Connor, Dr William Philbin, Roman Catholic Bishop of Down and Conner and Dr John H. Withers, Moderator of the General Assembly, 1968. Expand
The girls of the Methodist College, Belfast, rowing team, bring a touch of welcome glamour to a male dominated sport. The team, pictured here after a training session on the Lagan at Stranmillis, are (from left) Valerie Corrigan (17), Anne Cameron (17), captain; Suzanne Watson (17), Pauline Southam (16), Margaret Coburn (18), Janine Paisley (18), Sherlie McNeill (18), Andree Kerr (18) and Rosemary Moss (16), cox, 1972. Expand
Chapel of Unity Dedication at Methodist College Belfast, 1968. Expand
Chapel of Unity dedication at Methodist College, 1968. Expand
M.C.B. Rowing Club, 1969. Expand
Methodist College boat crew practice, 1970. Expand
The Methodist College Craig Cup crew push their boat away from the slip at the school boathouse, Stranmillis for a six mile training session on the Lagan. The boys, who are all under fifteen, are training four days each week in preparation for the Craig Cup race at Coleraine in June, 1070. Expand
Professor Wilson (left), president of the Methodist College Old Boys' Association, at the school's centenary banquet in the City Hall, with (from left) Dr. Hugh Flack, from Pietermaritzburg; Miss Louise Rangecroft and Mr. W.R. Rangecroft, from Johannesburg, and Mrs. Eillen Lockhart, president of the Old Girls' Association. Dr. Flack and Mr. Rangecroft were at MCB in the 1920's and flew from South Africa for the centenary celebrations, 1968. Expand
MCB Prize Day. Demonstraters link hands and half walk, half run around the Sir William Whitla Hall at Queen's University prior to the arrival of the Prime Minister Captain Terence O'Neill for the Methodist College Centenary Prize Day there, 1968. Expand
Chapel of Unity dedication at Methodist College. The four clergy, who togeather spoke the Benediction after the dedication of the Chapel of Unity at Methodist College, pictured with the headmaster, Mr. A. Stanley Worrall (centre). They are (from left)- the Dean of Belfast, Very Rev. C. I. Peacocke; the President of the Methodist Church, Rev. Gerald G. Myles; Principal J.L.M. Haire, and Rev. R. G. Bagnall, chaplain of the college, 1968. Expand
Methodist College Belfast- Methody new pavilion, Pirrie Park, 1957. Expand
Methodist College Belfast- Site for Methody's new boat house, 1960. Expand
The scene in Belfast City Hall as 450 old boys, old girls and guests sit down to dinner at Methodist College Centenary Banquet, 1968. Expand
Sir George Allen, secretary of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, and an old pupil of Methodist College, Belfast, unveiling the plaque to open the college's new labratories, art rooms and classrooms. With him is Mr. A.S. Worrall, the principal, 1962. Expand
Mr. Gerry Egan working on the organ which is being installed in the Methodist College chapel. The organ is the gift of Corpus Christie College, Cambridge, 1968. Expand
The scene in the Sir William Whitla Hall, Queens University where Methodist College Belfast held their annual Prize Distribution Day. Mr. J.M. Benn (Commissioner for Complaints and Former Permanent Sec. to the Ministry of Education, Northern Ireland) presented the prizes, 1971. Expand
The Governor, Lord Erskine opening a new block at the Methodist College, 1966. Expand
Methodist College Belfast- Last week's successful squad hockey team with the Tasmania Trophy as Irish Schools Champions. Schoolmaster Robert Kenny (legend, left) and Philip Marshall are pictured with team members Mark Wallace (front left) Ian Weatherup, Geoffrey Clarke (captain), Jonathan Furphy, Nicholas Gharbaoui, and Conner Jordan. Back row: Steven Ferguson, Gregg Sterritt, Ian Hully, Michael Nevin, David Kerr, Colin Johnston, and Keith Davidson, 1985. Expand
The scene at Pirrie Park, Belfast last night during the back-stroke (under 17boys) race at Methodist College annual swimming gala, 1969. Expand
These boys have a good reason to look happy as they stride along-every step means money. They were some of the 750 pupils of Dunlambert Boys' Secondary School, Belfast, who took part in a part in a 10-mile sponsored walk. They were raising the money to buy a mini-bus for the school, 1971 Expand
Dunlambert School- 1976 Expand
Dunlambert School- 1976 Expand
Dunlambert School- 1976 Expand
The team from Dunlambert Boys' Secondary School, winners of the Belfast Education Authority inter-schools road safety quiz, who defeated the girls from Carolan Grammer School. They are (from left), George Clyde (15), William Greer (14), Keith Henderson (13), and Andrew Speers (12), 1970. Expand
Dunlambert School- 1976 Expand
Prize-winners applaud the guest speaker, Dr. N. A. Burges, vice-chancellor of the New University of Ulster, during the prize distribution at Dunlambert Secondary School, Belfast, 1971. Expand
The Lord Mayor Alderman Joseph Cairns at the controls of the T.K.1., a car built by fourth year boys at Dunlambert Secondary School, Belfast after presenting road safety prizes at the school. The car which is powered by a 125 cc engine cost £30 to build, 1969. Expand
Dunlambert School- 1976 Expand
Dunlambert School- 1976 Expand
Dunlambert School- 1976 Expand
Dunlambert School- 1976 Expand
Dunlambert School- 1976 Expand
Dunlambert School- 1976 Expand
Dunlambert and Hopefield, who will contest the final of the Belfast Secondary Schools' Senior Cup at Seaview on Monday afternoon, 2:30 kick-off. The teams are reckoned to be evenly balanced. A week ago Dunlambert were defeated by holders Ashfield in the semi-final of the Irish Schools' EA, 1974. Expand
Building students of Dunlambert Secondary School are erecting a workshop garage for the school car and motor-cycle, 1967. Expand
Robert McConnell, of Whitehouse (left), and William McLaughlin, Shore Road, spent two months and many hours of research to make this totem pole as authentic as possible. Now that the piece has been finished it will stand at their school, Dunlambert Secondary, in place of honour in a courtyard, 1968. Expand
Billy McCullough (right), of Glentoran, and Ewan Fenton (second right), manager of Linfield, two of the soccer personalities who attended the presentation of soccer medals and trophies at Dunlambert Boys' Secondary School, Belfast. Also in the picture are four captains (from left)- Christopher McGrath, junior team; John Flanagan, intermediate; George Hawthorne, senior, and Sam Higgins, colts, 1968. Expand
Pupils maintenance class at work on "Team Kilpatrick 1" the first car that the class/have made themselves, out of motor scooter parts. The car, as yet unfinished, is named after their teacher Mr. James Kilpatrick (standing) and will be completed with an aluminium sports body, 1969. Expand
Pupils car maintenance class push out "Team Kilpatrick 1." 1969 Expand
Dunlambert School- 1968 Expand
"Z-car drivers were bombarded with questions when they arrived at Dunlambert Secondary School, Belfast, with their cars. They were giving a road safety demonstration along with the R.U.C accident prevention unit, 1966. Expand
Parents pack the assembly hall in Dunlambert Secondary School as they listen to speakers who hope to keep the school opened, 1982. Expand
These boys have a good reason to look happy as they stride along-every step means money. They were some of the 750 pupils of Dunlambert Boys' Secondary School, Belfast, who took part in a part in a 10-mile sponsored walk. They were raising the money to buy a mini-bus for the school, 1971 Expand
A group of sixth-formers will be helping to look after 100 handicapped children this summer- nearly 2,000 miles away in the steamy heat of Morocco. The boys from Bangor Grammar School have been invited by the Save The Children Fund to the northern tip of Africa, 1978. Expand
The jubiliant Bangor Grammar School rugby team pictured after beating Campbell College 6-3 in the Schools' Cup final at Ravenhill, 1969. Expand
School's Cup final hockey team for New Blaris next Wednesday afternoon: Front row (from left)- James Foote, Lindsay Holmes, Deryck Rothwell (captain), Rory McCrystal and Robin Hudson. Back row - Philip Skelly, Mark Hamilton, Jonny McNaught, Chris Wilkinson, Paul Wylie, Micael McLellan and Robert Stone, 1988. Expand
Bangor Grammar- Haircuts, 1973 Expand
The successful madrigal group from Bangor Grammar School are put through their paces by their director of music Ian Hunter, 1975. Expand
Bangor Grammar, 1993 Expand
Bangor Grammar- 1993 Expand
Pupils, who refused to obey the short back and sides ruling on their way home from school, 1973. Expand
Bangor Grammar-  1994 Expand
Mr. Jim Claney (right), outgoing, chairman of Bangor Grammar School Parents' Association, hands over an original painting of the school to Mr. Brian Thompson, chairman of the Board of Governors and launches the sale of limited edition prints for old boys and parents. Included (from left) are: Mr. Tom Patton, headmaster; Ms. Phyllis Arnold, the artist; and Mr. Michael Curry, chairman of the Parents' Association, 1985. Expand
Bangor Grammar- golfers, 1974. Expand
The boys of Bangor Grammar School have swept all before them this season. Four major trophy wins, in fact- in the Ulster Section of the Aer Lingus Schools' championship (in which they were third-best in the all-Ireland finals), and in the Ulster Schools' League and Froggart Shield championships, and Irish Schools' championship, 1978. Expand
Bangor Grammar- School Choir, 1994. Expand
British Steel could do worse than employ the six teenagers from Ballymena Academy who amassed a staggering £11m. profit to win the Ulster Bank annual school's management game. Last year the Academy finished in third place in the Northern Ireland finals but this year the sixth formers out-managed 64 teams throughout the province to win £120 for the school and a place in the All-Ireland final. Mr. David Kilpatrick, teacher in charge of the project, praised the team's success. "It's a reward for the hard work they put in right through the competition," he said. David Tedford (left), David Long, Stephen Kirk, Micheale O'Connell, Mathew Brown and Stephen Boyd. The competition was held in the Stormont Hotel, Belfast. Expand
Mr. Tom Greenwood (centre back row), with the Ballymena Academy girls' choir who took part in "A cermony of carols," at the musical concert held in the school assembly hall, 1971. Expand
Ballymena Academy players clamour for the ball after a line-out during the Schools' Cup-final against Belfast Boys' Model School, at Ravenhill, 1971. Expand
Mr. William Livingstone, head of the music department of Ballymena Academy giving a final briefing to other members of  the orchestra, 1973. Expand
Carrick scrum half David Arbuckle breaks from a scrum during the Carrickfergus Grammer School vs Ballymena Academy Schools Cup semi-final at Carrickfergus. Ballymena qualified for the final, 1971. Expand
The Governor, Lord Eskine, discussing a physics experiment with Mr. G. McCullough during a tour of the classrooms after opening Ballymena Academy new premises. Also in the picture are (from left), Mr. W. H. Mol, headmaster; Alderman J. B. Millar, Major of Ballymena, and Captain William Long, Minister of Education, 1968. Expand
The sports pavilion with the rugby playing fields behind, 1968. Expand
A view of the rear of the Ballymena Academy from the hockey playing fields, 1968. Expand
Ballymena Academy- 1965 Expand
Ballymena's famous Academy, 1965 Expand
Ballymena Academy new building, 1968 Expand
The Ballymena Academy captain Adrian Goodrich is carried shoulder high by his team mates after they had won the Medallion Shield by defeating Methodist College in the final at Ballyclare, 1970. Expand
Over the years the Ballymena Academy Old Pupils have played the school at a variety of games, including hockey, rugby and cross-country. This year for the first times they met at badminton in a special challenge match in the school gym, 1974. Expand
School Arms, 1972. Expand
School Team, 1974. Expand
Schools Cup Final, 1970. Expand
Members of the victorious Ballymena Academy team with the Schools' Cup after beating Belfast Royal Academy in the final at Ravenhill, 1972. Expand
The Schools' Cup is held aloft in front of cheering supporters by Balltmena Academy captain, Montgomery, after defeating Belfast Royal Academy in the final at Ravenhill, Belfast, 1971. Expand
A public speaking team from Ballymena Academy from left: Alison Cunningham, Julie Edgar and Dawn Alexander, who won the Londonderry Business and Professional Women's Club annual public speaking competition held in Magee University College, being congratulated by Miss Angus Clarke, president of the club. Included is Miss Heaster Sterritt, competition organiser. The team will now go forward to the Northern Ireland divisional finals in Belfast, 1980. Expand
The Ballymena Academy team of Dawn Alexander (left), Julie Edgar, and Alison Cinningham who won the Northern Ireland Divisional Final of the United Kingdom Federation of Business and Professional Women's public speaking competition. They represent Northern Ireland in the national finals in London on November 29th, 1980. Expand
Ballymena Academy First XI cricket team. Back row from left: L. Bell, B. McKendry, D. Beattie, J. Colwell, G. McKendry, B. Rhodes and D. Gibson. Front row: D. Harkin, C. Dick A. McKee, J. Ireland (captain), A. Finlay and A. Smith, 1983. Expand
British Steel could do worse than employ the six teenagers from Ballymena Academy who amassed a staggering £11m. profit to win the Ulster Bank annual school's management game. Last year the Academy finished in third place in the Northern Ireland finals but this year the sixth formers out-managed 64 teams throughout the province to win £120 for the school and a place in the All-Ireland final. Mr. David Kilpatrick, teacher in charge of the project, praised the team's success. "It's a reward for the hard work they put in right through the competition," he said. David Tedford (left), David Long, Stephen Kirk, Micheale O'Connell, Mathew Brown and Stephen Boyd. The competition was held in the Stormont Hotel, Belfast. Expand
Ballymena Academy team which won the Northern Bank Schools Cricket final at Muckamore. Front row (from left), Richard Bill, Stephen McBurney, John Glass (captain), Stephen Surgeoner, Paul Rainey and Jonathan Kennedy. Back row (from left), David Kennedy, Carl Williams, Mark Hamilton, David Berkley, Michael Glass, Mark McGladdery, Mark Dunlop and Clive Jackson, teacher in charge. Expand
St Dominic's- Eight Annual Young Scirntists Exhibition, 1971. Expand
Lieut-Gen Sir Richard Anderson visits St Dominic's High School, Belfast Expand
Lieut-Gen Sir Richard Anderson visits St Dominic's High School, Belfast Expand
St Dominic's- Suzanne Matthews (left), Sarah Curran (centre) and Maria Stuart (right) with Petra Sahm and Regine Hamacher, two of a party of 12 girls from "Haus Eich," a youth educational centre at Aachen West Germany, who are in the province for a week under a schools' part-exchange scheme, 1982. Expand
St Dominic's- A novel experiment on the connection between cigarette smoke and lung cancer has won a Belfast schoolgirl a special science prize. Rita Fox (17) is a pupil at St. Dominic's High School, Falls Road, and her project won a "Highly Commended" rosette at the Young Scientist of the Year competition in Dublin, 1975. Expand
St. Dominic's girls won another prize, this time in the group section of Aer Lingus projects, 1975. Expand
Napolean looks on, at St. Augustine's Boys School window painting, 1972. Expand
The three pupils of St. Augustine's Secondary School, Ravenhill Road, Belfast (from left), John Hanna, Harry Pye and William Jones busy at work on disregarded television sets getting them in working order for the old age pensioners, 1972. Expand
St. Augunstine Sec- 1972 Expand
St. Augunstine Sec- Hovercraft built by them, 1972. Expand
St. Augunstine Sec- 18 yesr-old Michael Blaney tests the engines of the hovercraft, 1972. Expand
St. Augunstine Sec- Hovercraft built by them, 1972. Expand
Boys from St. Augustine Secondary School presenting a TV set on behalf of St. Augustine's Radio Club old-age pensioners' scheme to Mrs. Sarah Haddock, of Maryville Street, Belfast, who will be 101 on July 13. From left are: Harry Pye, William James, John Hanna, and teacher Mr. B. Collins, 1972. Expand
Off on a 12-day coach tour of Europe is this party of 48 boys and four teachers from St. Augustine's High School, Ravenhill Road, Belfast. During their holiday they will visit Holland, Germany, Switzerland and France, 1982. Expand
To launch Campbell College Gallery click image above. Expand
Campbell College Rugby 1st XV 1896-97 Expand
Empire Day 1914 Expand
Campbell  College cricket 1st XI 1918 Expand
Campbell  College cricket 1st XI 1899 Expand
Campbell College 1914 1st XV. Seven of the team did not survive the First World War; two of them also lost a brother; and one member of Staff was killed Expand
Speech Day. A swimming display in the new pool at Campbell College, Belfast was well attended on Speech Day at the College, 1969. Expand
Campbell College- War Memorial, 1966. Expand
Parents and friends attending Speech Day at Campbell College, Belfast, 1969. Expand
C.I.J.H Drummund receives the Dufferin Medal (Classics) from Lady Huddie (wife of Sir David Huddie, Managing Director of the Aero Engine Division of Rolls-Royce Ltd) during the distribution of prizes on Speech Day at Campbell College, Belfast, 1969. Expand
The new study block at Campbell College, with 96 study places, is the first of five projects now in course of planning and execution. The library extension and improvements will be completed next summer, togeather with grass pitches, tennis courts and an all-weather hockey pitch, 1964. Expand
Some of the 400 Campbell College pupils who took part in a sponsored walk from Belfast to Holywood. The walk was to help raise funds for the Social Service Group, an organisation of schoolboys which helps old people. Approximately £1,200 was raised by this effort, 1970. Expand
Vancouver Here we Come...! The Campbell College rugby team flew out to Canada today for a five-match Easter tour against Vancouver's top school sides. They'll be away nearly four weeks. Hugh McMurray (with ball) is captain of the Campbell tour party which will be joined later by Mr. Robin Morgan, headmaster of the College. Mr. Morgan is himself a former Army wing-threequarter, 1972. Expand
Who says you can't win them all? Hugh McMurray, captain of Campbell College rugby side, hold up five fingers to indicate that they won all five matches during their three weeks' tour of British Columbia. The picture was taken at Aldergrove when they arrived home today. Expand
Johnny Whiteside (front centre), captain, Campbell College Senior  Cross Country team, which won the Ulster Senior Schools Cup, the Belfast and Belfast and District League shield and the Co Down District shield. The team includes Chris Hawthorne (front left), vice-captain, John Russell (front right), and (back from left), Anthony Crowe, Neil Stewart, Justin Collins, Roger Knox, Nick Bryson and Michael Cave. This is the seventh year in succession that the college has won both the Belfast and Co Down shields, 1989. Expand
Campbell College-  1972 Expand
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At wine and cheese party held at Campbell College, Belfast, to launch their souvenir brochure which publicises the school's forthcoming rugby tour to Vancouver, Canada (from left), Jonathan Park, vice-Captain, 1st XV, Mr Jack Ferris Master, in charge of rugby, Brian Browne, captain 1st XV and Tim Dudgeon, Head Boy. This team will be playing six matches on the tour which starts on March 19, 1988. Expand
Members of the Campbell College team, winners of the all-Ireland senior schools athletics cup at Bellfield, Dublin. Front, from left, are Gavin Browne with the Ulster schools senior athletics cup, Brian Browne (captain) with the all Ireland trophy, and Peter Colville, with the Ulster schools senior relay cup. Back, Philip Calvert, Neil McClements, John Gibney and Neil Palmer. Not available for the picture was Justin Reid, 1988. Expand
Campbell College turned up trumps in the Ulster Schools cross country championships at Mullusk last weekend. The intermediate squad are now County Down District and Ulster champions and the seniors are Belfast and District, County Down Dsitrict and Ulster champions. Intermediate team (kneeling from left), Dickon Hall, Justin Collins, Jonathan Baird, Tony Crowe, Roger Knox, captain, Chris Hawthorne, Benjamon Smith, and Neil Stewart. Seniors (from left), Ian Geary, Jackson Collins, Justin Reid, Paul Linehan, Damian Tinsley, James POrter, captain, Colin McClean, Mark Blamphin, and Richard Crossan, 1988. Expand
The young musicans of Cabin Hill Prep. School, Upper Newtownards Road, have an impromptu rehearsal before the annual school concert, 1972. Expand
In the Great Hall at Campbell College Belfast the chairman of the Board of Governors, Rt. Hon J.L.O. Andrews addreses boys and parents at the annual speech day ceremoney, 1972. Expand
A view of the new study block at Campbell College, 1964. Expand
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Click image to launch Methodist College Gallery Expand
Methodist College Belfast- Old Boys Association dinner at the Royal Overseas League, London. Left to right: Mr. A. S. Worrell, Mr. G. S. Barry, President and W.N. Robb, 1962 Expand
A party of 22 school children from Germany at present on a two week exchange course at Methodist College Belfast pictured when they toured the City Hall with Mr. Billy Johnston from the Lord Major's office, 1971. Expand
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Methodist College Belfast- Constructing the Chapel of Unity, 1968. Expand
Methodist College Belfast - Boys Rowing Club 1975-76 - submitted by Alan Blaney Expand
New Science block at Methodist College Belfast which is to be opened by Lord Erskine, Governore of Northern Ireland, 1966. Expand
Methody Tea Towel, 1984. Expand
Methodist College Belfast- Girls Rowing Club, 1971. Expand
Methody Colts Four - 1975-76. Back row - Mr S E Lockwood, Mr F Jeffrey, Mr J Kincade, Mr T Casement. Front row - P Neill, W Hanna, S Topping, A Blaney, J McAdam - Submitted by  Alan Blaney Expand
Grosvenor High School- 1976 Expand
Grosvenor High School- 1976 Expand
Grosvenor High School- 1976 Expand
Grosvenor High School- 1976 Expand
Grosvenor High School- 1976 Expand
Grosvenor High School- 1976 Expand
Grosvenor High School- 1976 Expand
The Northern Bank have presented to Grosvenor High School two perpetual Challenge Cups for tennis. Pictured above, Paul Dunbar receives the Senior Boys from Mr. A. Andrwes, Manager Northern Bank, Castlereagh Road Branch. Also included are Heather Sharpe, winner of the Senior Girls, and Mr. Ken Reid, Headmaster Grosvenor High School, 1973. Expand
Grosvenor School choir won the Rencontres Chorales Internationales de Montreux when they defeated 18 other entrants. The choir collected £2,700 in prize money. Pictured are Pamela Young (left) and Victoria Lyttle, singing at a recital, 1986. Expand
Boys and girls of Grosvenor High School choir giving a short Advent coral recital, under their Musical director Mr Roland Lee, in May Street Presbyterian church, 1975. Expand
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Grosvenor High School- 1976 Expand
The full choir, pictured with their trophy, during a visit to Belfast City Hall, 1986. Expand
Some of the principal award winners at the annual prize distribution of Grosvenor High School. B. Magrath (left), N. S. J. Foster, N. D. McVittie, Jacqueline McKay, A. G. Barr and Rosemary McKibben, 1978. Expand
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Scene from the comic opera "Patience," by Gilbert and Sullivan, which is being presented by pupils of Grosvenor High School, Belfast tomorrow, 1971. Expand
Pupils at Grosvenor High School record a documentary about the Battle of Trafalgar on Video Tape, 1971. Expand
Boys and girls of Grosvenor High School choir giving a short Advent carol recital, 1975. Expand
Sixth-form students who have won the Schools' Institute of Electrical Engineering Liaison Service competition organised to promote engineering for students, 1982. Expand
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A 14 year old Brendan Rodgers  who played for Ballymena United (Northern Ireland) in the 1986 Milk Cup.PICTURE MARK JAMIESON.

A 14 year old Brendan Rodgers who played for Ballymena United (Northern Ireland) in the 1986 Milk Cup.PICTURE MARK JAMIESON.

MARK JAMIESON

Brendan Rodgers is unveiled as the new Liverpool FC manager at a press conference at Anfield on June 01, 2012

Brendan Rodgers is unveiled as the new Liverpool FC manager at a press conference at Anfield on June 01, 2012

Clint Hughes

Brendan Rodgers (circled) who played for Ballymena United (Northern Ireland) in the 1988 Milk Cup - sporting the shortest shorts in the team .... is Anfield in for a retro wardrobe makeover? PICTURE MARK JAMIESON.

Brendan Rodgers (circled) who played for Ballymena United (Northern Ireland) in the 1988 Milk Cup - sporting the shortest shorts in the team .... is Anfield in for a retro wardrobe makeover? PICTURE MARK JAMIESON.

MARK JAMIESON

Young Alex Higgins front left.jpg

Young Alex Higgins front left.jpg

Alex Higgins

Alex Higgins

File photo, dated 06-05-1973,  World Professional Champion Alex Higgins  at Heathrow Airport with his girlfriend Liz Kendall, on his way to a working holiday in Singapore, Australia and India. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Saturday July 24, 2010. Two-time snooker world champion Alex 'Hurricane' Higgins has died, aged 61. See PA story DEATH Higgins. Photo credit should read: /PA Archive.

File photo, dated 06-05-1973, World Professional Champion Alex Higgins at Heathrow Airport with his girlfriend Liz Kendall, on his way to a working holiday in Singapore, Australia and India. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Saturday July 24, 2010. Two-time snooker world champion Alex 'Hurricane' Higgins has died, aged 61. See PA story DEATH Higgins. Photo credit should read: /PA Archive.

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Alex Higgins.  Snooker Legend.  World professional snooker champion Alex Higgins (right), who was in Belfast to-day for the wedding of his sister, Jean, of Abingdon Street to John Robson, Crumlin Road.  The couple were married in St. Aidan's Parish Chursh, Blythe Street, Sandy Row, Belfast.

Alex Higgins. Snooker Legend. World professional snooker champion Alex Higgins (right), who was in Belfast to-day for the wedding of his sister, Jean, of Abingdon Street to John Robson, Crumlin Road. The couple were married in St. Aidan's Parish Chursh, Blythe Street, Sandy Row, Belfast.

Alex Hurricane Higgins

Alex Hurricane Higgins

Alex Higgins: Deeply and sincerely mourned by fellow masters of the sport

Alex Higgins: Deeply and sincerely mourned by fellow masters of the sport

New Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill. Picture Charles McQuillan/Pacemaker.

New Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill. Picture Charles McQuillan/Pacemaker.

Northern Ireland Manager Michael O'Neill ... January 2012

Northern Ireland Manager Michael O'Neill ... January 2012

©William Cherry/Presseye

A beardless Gerry Adams - not sure if he was still at school when this was taken so if anyone has an earlier snap of him please forward.

A beardless Gerry Adams - not sure if he was still at school when this was taken so if anyone has an earlier snap of him please forward.

And several decades later, Gerry Adams sporting the trademark beard and minus the Buddy Holly spectacles

And several decades later, Gerry Adams sporting the trademark beard and minus the Buddy Holly spectacles

Can you pick out Girls Aloud singer Nadine Coyle, as a pupil at Thornhill College?

Can you pick out Girls Aloud singer Nadine Coyle, as a pupil at Thornhill College?

Nadine Coyle

Nadine Coyle

A bit grainy but there's no mistaking Nadine Coyle's smile at Thornhill College in 1996

A bit grainy but there's no mistaking Nadine Coyle's smile at Thornhill College in 1996

Next move for Nadine Coyle after Thornhill College is Girls Aloud

Next move for Nadine Coyle after Thornhill College is Girls Aloud

Nadine Coyle

Nadine Coyle

A young Rory McIlroy on holidays in Alcudia Spain.

A young Rory McIlroy on holidays in Alcudia Spain.

A portrait of Rory McIlroy in Holywood Colf Club in Co Down.

A portrait of Rory McIlroy in Holywood Colf Club in Co Down.

Ten year old Rory McIlroy,  gets in a practice round at Holywood Golf Club,Co. Down

Ten year old Rory McIlroy, gets in a practice round at Holywood Golf Club,Co. Down

Golfer Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland joins his girlfriend Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark on the court during her match against Maria Sharapova of Russia at the BNP Paribas Showdown at Madison Square Garden on March 5, 2012 in New York City.

Golfer Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland joins his girlfriend Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark on the court during her match against Maria Sharapova of Russia at the BNP Paribas Showdown at Madison Square Garden on March 5, 2012 in New York City.

Chris Trotman

Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, poses with the trophy after winning the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament in Bethesda, Md., Sunday, June 19, 2011

Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, poses with the trophy after winning the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament in Bethesda, Md., Sunday, June 19, 2011

Mike Groll

Ian Paisley, as a 12-year-old schoolboy

Ian Paisley, as a 12-year-old schoolboy

Ian Paisley and his wife Eileen on wedding their day.

Ian Paisley and his wife Eileen on wedding their day.

Former DUP leader Ian Paisley

Former DUP leader Ian Paisley

Jimmy Nesbitt family

Jimmy Nesbitt family

Jimmy Nesbitt - the cheeky grin being perfected at a young age

Jimmy Nesbitt - the cheeky grin being perfected at a young age

James Nesbitt stars in ITV1's  drama series, Monroe

James Nesbitt stars in ITV1's drama series, Monroe

X Factor star Janet Devlin as a young girl.

X Factor star Janet Devlin as a young girl.

X Factor star Janet Devlin as a young girl.

X Factor star Janet Devlin as a young girl.

County Tyrone singer and X Factor contestant  Janet Devlin

County Tyrone singer and X Factor contestant Janet Devlin

Ken McKay

Zoe Salmon

Zoe Salmon

Lara and Zoe Salmon

Lara and Zoe Salmon

Lara and Zoe Salmon

Lara and Zoe Salmon

Zoe Salmon

Zoe Salmon

Zoe Salmon

Zoe Salmon

Darren Clarke back in 1985 as part of the Fred Daley Team

Darren Clarke back in 1985 as part of the Fred Daley Team

Darren Clarke back in 1985 as part of the Fred Daley Team

Darren Clarke back in 1985 as part of the Fred Daley Team

Darren Clarke  1985 in his Junior Ireland Blazer

Darren Clarke 1985 in his Junior Ireland Blazer

Darren Clarke 1989

Darren Clarke 1989

Darren Clarke back in 1985 as part of the Fred Daley Team

Darren Clarke back in 1985 as part of the Fred Daley Team

Darren Clarke with the Claret Jug on the 18th green following his victory in The 140th Open Championship at Royal St George's. 2011

Darren Clarke with the Claret Jug on the 18th green following his victory in The 140th Open Championship at Royal St George's. 2011

Streeter Lecka

Eamonn Holmes, not quite in a party mood, at his fourth birthday party.

Eamonn Holmes, not quite in a party mood, at his fourth birthday party.

Eamonn Holmes:Tv Presenter/celebrating his fourth birthday at the family home on New Lodge Road

Eamonn Holmes:Tv Presenter/celebrating his fourth birthday at the family home on New Lodge Road

On ITV's Telethon in 1988. Eamonn stepped in at the last minute when original anchor Gerry Kelly, fell ill.

On ITV's Telethon in 1988. Eamonn stepped in at the last minute when original anchor Gerry Kelly, fell ill.

Eamonn Holmes

Eamonn Holmes

John Wright

George Best  pictured with other prefects at Lisnasharragh High School, Belfast, 1961. George is pictured second left, centre row.

George Best pictured with other prefects at Lisnasharragh High School, Belfast, 1961. George is pictured second left, centre row.

George Best, centre,  at Lisnasharragh High School in 1961.

George Best, centre, at Lisnasharragh High School in 1961.

Liam Neeson ... can you spot the Ulster schoolboy who was destined for great things? Next picture solves the mystery.

Liam Neeson ... can you spot the Ulster schoolboy who was destined for great things? Next picture solves the mystery.

Liam Neeson, pictured during his Ulster schooldays... centre of back row.

Liam Neeson, pictured during his Ulster schooldays... centre of back row.

Liam Neeson

Liam Neeson

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Hillsborough boys football team, 1970s. Vivan Campbell on bottom right

Hillsborough boys football team, 1970s. Vivan Campbell on bottom right

Vivian Campbell and Ricky Warwick of Thin Lizzy perform at the Best Buy Theater on March 25, 2011 in New York City.

Vivian Campbell and Ricky Warwick of Thin Lizzy perform at the Best Buy Theater on March 25, 2011 in New York City.

Dimitrios Kambouris

Lembit Öpik, Liberal Democrats, as a schoolboy. Pictured in 1982 along with other Inst National Essay Winners. He attended Royal Belfast Academical Institution (1976-83).

Lembit Öpik, Liberal Democrats, as a schoolboy. Pictured in 1982 along with other Inst National Essay Winners. He attended Royal Belfast Academical Institution (1976-83).

Belfast Telegraph

Lembit Opik 2009.

Lembit Opik 2009.

Stefan Rousseau

Head girl Christine (17) at Bloomfield Collegiate School

Head girl Christine (17) at Bloomfield Collegiate School

Christine Bleakley

Christine Bleakley

David Venni Photography Ltd

Schoolgirl Christine Bleakley Aged 6.

Schoolgirl Christine Bleakley Aged 6.

Pamela Ballantine. UTV Presenter. School Class Picture. Richmond Lodge School, Belfast.    IMAGE SUPPLIED

Pamela Ballantine. UTV Presenter. School Class Picture. Richmond Lodge School, Belfast. IMAGE SUPPLIED

<b>Pamela Ballantine </b>is pictured centre, front row, at Richmond Lodge School in 1974

<b>Pamela Ballantine </b>is pictured centre, front row, at Richmond Lodge School in 1974

Pamela Ballantine

Pamela Ballantine

Methodist College Belfast- Testing Bearded Schoolboy, 1964.

Methodist College Belfast- Testing Bearded Schoolboy, 1964.

Boys are no longer having it all their own way and ripples are beginning to appear on the quiet waters of school rowing scene. The masculine superiority in the sport in now being challenged by the recently formed girls' rowing club at Methodist College Belfast. It is the only school girls' club in Northern Ireland. Here the trailblazing eight sets off from the school's boathouse at Stranmillis for an afternoon's rowing on the Lagan, 1971.

Boys are no longer having it all their own way and ripples are beginning to appear on the quiet waters of school rowing scene. The masculine superiority in the sport in now being challenged by the recently formed girls' rowing club at Methodist College Belfast. It is the only school girls' club in Northern Ireland. Here the trailblazing eight sets off from the school's boathouse at Stranmillis for an afternoon's rowing on the Lagan, 1971.

Stephen (left) and Peter Weil in the language lab at Methodist College. The students listen to the teacher's voice, then record their own voices. When the tape is played back they can make comparisons. The system is monitored by the teacher, who can &quot;break in&quot; to give individual instruction to any pupil.

Stephen (left) and Peter Weil in the language lab at Methodist College. The students listen to the teacher's voice, then record their own voices. When the tape is played back they can make comparisons. The system is monitored by the teacher, who can "break in" to give individual instruction to any pupil.

Methody swimming gala. Competitions in the girls Inter-Schools Relay Freestyle dive into the pool at the first change during Methodist College, Belfast, Centenary Swimming Gala at Pirrie Park, Belfast, 1968.

Methody swimming gala. Competitions in the girls Inter-Schools Relay Freestyle dive into the pool at the first change during Methodist College, Belfast, Centenary Swimming Gala at Pirrie Park, Belfast, 1968.

Methodist College Belfast- New building, 1954.

Methodist College Belfast- New building, 1954.

The Governor talking to pupils after opening the new laboratories and swimming pool at Methodist College, 1966.

The Governor talking to pupils after opening the new laboratories and swimming pool at Methodist College, 1966.

Chapel of Unity dedication at Methody. Rev. Gerald G. Myles, president of the Methodist Church in Ireland performing the dedication of the new Chapel of Unity at Methody, 1968.

Chapel of Unity dedication at Methody. Rev. Gerald G. Myles, president of the Methodist Church in Ireland performing the dedication of the new Chapel of Unity at Methody, 1968.

Methodist College Belfast- Chapel of Unity dedication, 1968.

Methodist College Belfast- Chapel of Unity dedication, 1968.

A model of the Methodist College proposed sixth form centre, 1968.

A model of the Methodist College proposed sixth form centre, 1968.

An overseas touch at Methody is provided by this group of pupils which includes, Eddy Zain (Malaysia), Khatijah Jumangat (Malaysia), Juzer Mohammeddhai (Tanzania), Shelna Sinte (Belgium), and Noreen Chilambo (Zambia), 1975.

An overseas touch at Methody is provided by this group of pupils which includes, Eddy Zain (Malaysia), Khatijah Jumangat (Malaysia), Juzer Mohammeddhai (Tanzania), Shelna Sinte (Belgium), and Noreen Chilambo (Zambia), 1975.

Members of the Methodist College rowing team, who are taking part in the girls' fours at the Junior National Trials in Dublin. They are (from left) Jane Cooper, Joanne McGrath, Jill Brown (cox) and Jennifer Woods. Not available for the picture because of illness was Susan Budd, 1987.

Members of the Methodist College rowing team, who are taking part in the girls' fours at the Junior National Trials in Dublin. They are (from left) Jane Cooper, Joanne McGrath, Jill Brown (cox) and Jennifer Woods. Not available for the picture because of illness was Susan Budd, 1987.

Methodist College Belfast- Mr. Hunter and Mr. McCay, Director of Music, at the new organ in the Chapel of Unity, 1968.

Methodist College Belfast- Mr. Hunter and Mr. McCay, Director of Music, at the new organ in the Chapel of Unity, 1968.

Methodist College Belfast- McArther Hall, 1937

Methodist College Belfast- McArther Hall, 1937

Mark Wright (17), a lower sixth pupil at Methody, who came top in the Northern Ireland GCSE technology exams. Mark, who lives in Malone, is pictured with his teacher Mrs. Audrey Reid and his automatic liquid soap dispenser which was his project for the exam. This is the fourth time in six years that a Methodist College has won this award, 1990.

Mark Wright (17), a lower sixth pupil at Methody, who came top in the Northern Ireland GCSE technology exams. Mark, who lives in Malone, is pictured with his teacher Mrs. Audrey Reid and his automatic liquid soap dispenser which was his project for the exam. This is the fourth time in six years that a Methodist College has won this award, 1990.

The Governor, Lord Erskine, opening the new Science block at Methody, 1966.

The Governor, Lord Erskine, opening the new Science block at Methody, 1966.

Seventeen year old Ken Nicholls competing in the open long jump event at the Methodist College Centenary Sports held at Pirrie Park, Belfast, 1968.

Seventeen year old Ken Nicholls competing in the open long jump event at the Methodist College Centenary Sports held at Pirrie Park, Belfast, 1968.

Methodist College Belfast- Peaceful scene at the school in holiday time, 1957.

Methodist College Belfast- Peaceful scene at the school in holiday time, 1957.

Centenery Prize Day. The Prime Minister Captain Terence O'Neill addresses a capacity crowd in the Sir William Whitla Hall, Queen's University when he presentes the awards at the Methodist College Centenery Prize Day there, 1968.

Centenery Prize Day. The Prime Minister Captain Terence O'Neill addresses a capacity crowd in the Sir William Whitla Hall, Queen's University when he presentes the awards at the Methodist College Centenery Prize Day there, 1968.

Methodist College Belfast- Main building, 1996.

Methodist College Belfast- Main building, 1996.

The new boathouse for Methodist College situated at Stranmillis, Belfast, where an &quot;At Home&quot; will be held tomorrow to mark the opening, 1961.

The new boathouse for Methodist College situated at Stranmillis, Belfast, where an "At Home" will be held tomorrow to mark the opening, 1961.

The trio from Methodist College Belfast (from left), Mark White (16), Mathew Tennis (12) and Tobert McKeag (18), who will represent Northern Ireland in the national finals of the British Gas/British Association for the Advancement of Science, &quot;Mastermind&quot; science quiz, which will be held in the Natural History Museum, Kensington London next month. If successful the trio will collect &quot;1,000 to be spent on science or technology equipment for the college, 1990.

The trio from Methodist College Belfast (from left), Mark White (16), Mathew Tennis (12) and Tobert McKeag (18), who will represent Northern Ireland in the national finals of the British Gas/British Association for the Advancement of Science, "Mastermind" science quiz, which will be held in the Natural History Museum, Kensington London next month. If successful the trio will collect "1,000 to be spent on science or technology equipment for the college, 1990.

Methodist College Belfast- Senior Girls choir, 1996.

Methodist College Belfast- Senior Girls choir, 1996.

Methodist College Belfast- Building, 1954

Methodist College Belfast- Building, 1954

David Holley, Malcolm Boyd and Jonathan McQuoid, members of the Methody Sixth Form team who won the British Institute of Management &quot;Examine Industry&quot; competition at the University of Ulster, at Jordonstown, 1986.

David Holley, Malcolm Boyd and Jonathan McQuoid, members of the Methody Sixth Form team who won the British Institute of Management "Examine Industry" competition at the University of Ulster, at Jordonstown, 1986.

Methodist College Belfast- Business team, 1990.

Methodist College Belfast- Business team, 1990.

Methodist College Belfast- A boy tries on his new School Uniform in Belfast Co-Operative Children's Dept aided by one of the assistants, 1970.

Methodist College Belfast- A boy tries on his new School Uniform in Belfast Co-Operative Children's Dept aided by one of the assistants, 1970.

Methodist College Belfast- 1994

Methodist College Belfast- 1994

Methodist College Belfast-Fifth formers take part in a practice game of soccer in the school grounds, 1975.

Methodist College Belfast-Fifth formers take part in a practice game of soccer in the school grounds, 1975.

Getting in practice are three members of the Methody second XI hockey team- Christine Browne, Rosie Jones and Susan Elliot, 1975.

Getting in practice are three members of the Methody second XI hockey team- Christine Browne, Rosie Jones and Susan Elliot, 1975.

Methodist College Belfast- Mastering the art of typing are pupils on one of the business classes, 1975.

Methodist College Belfast- Mastering the art of typing are pupils on one of the business classes, 1975.

Methodist College Belfast- 1975.

Methodist College Belfast- 1975.

Methody Girls applaud the Prime Minister Captain Terence O'Neill's opening speech when he presented awards at the school centenery prize day in the Sir William Whitla Hall, Queen's University, 1968.

Methody Girls applaud the Prime Minister Captain Terence O'Neill's opening speech when he presented awards at the school centenery prize day in the Sir William Whitla Hall, Queen's University, 1968.

Pupils at Methodist College Prize Distribution in the Sir William Whitla Hall, Queen's University, 1970.

Pupils at Methodist College Prize Distribution in the Sir William Whitla Hall, Queen's University, 1970.

Prize Distribution. The girls of M.C.B. listen to the guest speaker Lord Dunleath at Sir William Whitla Hall, Queen's University, Belfast.

Prize Distribution. The girls of M.C.B. listen to the guest speaker Lord Dunleath at Sir William Whitla Hall, Queen's University, Belfast.

Methodist College &quot;A&quot; team chair their captain Ken Shaw, after they had won the Northern Ireland schools' cross country championship, at Barnetts Park, Belfast. Also, included are Alan Bell, David Green, Rodney Stone, Michael Stevenson, Michael McKimm, Brian Rowe and Eric McKee. The cup was presented by the &quot;Belfast Telegraph.&quot; 1969.

Methodist College "A" team chair their captain Ken Shaw, after they had won the Northern Ireland schools' cross country championship, at Barnetts Park, Belfast. Also, included are Alan Bell, David Green, Rodney Stone, Michael Stevenson, Michael McKimm, Brian Rowe and Eric McKee. The cup was presented by the "Belfast Telegraph." 1969.

Methody supporters in gay mood make a colourful spectacle with their banners and placards as they watch the Schools' Cup match with Annadale, at Pirrie Park, 1970.

Methody supporters in gay mood make a colourful spectacle with their banners and placards as they watch the Schools' Cup match with Annadale, at Pirrie Park, 1970.

Methodist College choirs and orchestras fill St. Anne's Cathedral, Belfast, for their performance of a cantata specially written by Raymond Warren for the college's centenary celebrations. Pupils of both the senior and junior schools took part, 1968.

Methodist College choirs and orchestras fill St. Anne's Cathedral, Belfast, for their performance of a cantata specially written by Raymond Warren for the college's centenary celebrations. Pupils of both the senior and junior schools took part, 1968.

Methodist College Belfast- Rowing Club, 1971

Methodist College Belfast- Rowing Club, 1971

Ropeworkers at Methody- otherwise pupils getting down to it in the gym, 1975.

Ropeworkers at Methody- otherwise pupils getting down to it in the gym, 1975.

M.C.B. prize distribution, 1972.

M.C.B. prize distribution, 1972.

Methodist College Belfast- Methody main building, 1878.

Methodist College Belfast- Methody main building, 1878.

Mr. A. S. Worrall, headmaster of Methodist College, Belfast, with a model of the sixth form centre, 1968.

Mr. A. S. Worrall, headmaster of Methodist College, Belfast, with a model of the sixth form centre, 1968.

The Prime Minister Captain Terence O'Neill presenting the Waugh Temperance Essay Prize to Stephen G. H. Plunkett at the Methodist College Centenery Prize Day in the Sir William Whitla Hall, Queen's University, Belfast, 1968.

The Prime Minister Captain Terence O'Neill presenting the Waugh Temperance Essay Prize to Stephen G. H. Plunkett at the Methodist College Centenery Prize Day in the Sir William Whitla Hall, Queen's University, Belfast, 1968.

Methodist College Belfast

Methodist College Belfast

The Methodist College Craig Cup crew make their way to their boat at Stranmillis for a training session on the Lagan. The boys, they are all under fifteen, train four days each week, rowing six miles per day for Craig Cup race which will be held on the Bann at Coleraine in June, 1970.

The Methodist College Craig Cup crew make their way to their boat at Stranmillis for a training session on the Lagan. The boys, they are all under fifteen, train four days each week, rowing six miles per day for Craig Cup race which will be held on the Bann at Coleraine in June, 1970.

Methodist College Belfast-Girls in the fourth from cookery class under Mrs. Margaret Crowe tackling the technique of the apple tart, 1975.

Methodist College Belfast-Girls in the fourth from cookery class under Mrs. Margaret Crowe tackling the technique of the apple tart, 1975.

Methodist College Belfast- Senior schools hockey final winners, 1983.

Methodist College Belfast- Senior schools hockey final winners, 1983.

The &quot;Bearded ones&quot; of Methodist College pictured with principal, Mr. A.S. Worrall, casting a keen eye along the row of sixth-form whiskers, 1964.

The "Bearded ones" of Methodist College pictured with principal, Mr. A.S. Worrall, casting a keen eye along the row of sixth-form whiskers, 1964.

Catherine Thom (13) gave prize day at Methodist College a musical uplift. She played a guitar solo during the junior prize distribution in the Whitla Hall Belfast. Pictured with her are prize winners Mary Jackson (12) and Ruth Eyre (12), 1970.

Catherine Thom (13) gave prize day at Methodist College a musical uplift. She played a guitar solo during the junior prize distribution in the Whitla Hall Belfast. Pictured with her are prize winners Mary Jackson (12) and Ruth Eyre (12), 1970.

The happy Methody crew with their valuable Spanish Galleon from Cork's rowing regatta, 1976.

The happy Methody crew with their valuable Spanish Galleon from Cork's rowing regatta, 1976.

Pupils from Fullerton House, Methodist College, Belfast, representing each class from P1 to P7 under the supervision of teacher Roy Topping (right) delivered 1,500 toys collected at the school as pasrt of BBC TV's Blue Peter appeal to Oxfam shop in Chichester Street, 1979.

Pupils from Fullerton House, Methodist College, Belfast, representing each class from P1 to P7 under the supervision of teacher Roy Topping (right) delivered 1,500 toys collected at the school as pasrt of BBC TV's Blue Peter appeal to Oxfam shop in Chichester Street, 1979.

Methodist College Centenary Banquet. Mr A.S. Worrall (third left) headmaster of Methodist College, at the Methodist College Centenary Banquet in the City Hall. With Mr Worrall are (from left) DR R.C.H. Elliott, Church of Ireland Bishop of Connor, Dr William Philbin, Roman Catholic Bishop of Down and Conner and Dr John H. Withers, Moderator of the General Assembly, 1968.

Methodist College Centenary Banquet. Mr A.S. Worrall (third left) headmaster of Methodist College, at the Methodist College Centenary Banquet in the City Hall. With Mr Worrall are (from left) DR R.C.H. Elliott, Church of Ireland Bishop of Connor, Dr William Philbin, Roman Catholic Bishop of Down and Conner and Dr John H. Withers, Moderator of the General Assembly, 1968.

The girls of the Methodist College, Belfast, rowing team, bring a touch of welcome glamour to a male dominated sport. The team, pictured here after a training session on the Lagan at Stranmillis, are (from left) Valerie Corrigan (17), Anne Cameron (17), captain; Suzanne Watson (17), Pauline Southam (16), Margaret Coburn (18), Janine Paisley (18), Sherlie McNeill (18), Andree Kerr (18) and Rosemary Moss (16), cox, 1972.

The girls of the Methodist College, Belfast, rowing team, bring a touch of welcome glamour to a male dominated sport. The team, pictured here after a training session on the Lagan at Stranmillis, are (from left) Valerie Corrigan (17), Anne Cameron (17), captain; Suzanne Watson (17), Pauline Southam (16), Margaret Coburn (18), Janine Paisley (18), Sherlie McNeill (18), Andree Kerr (18) and Rosemary Moss (16), cox, 1972.

Chapel of Unity Dedication at Methodist College Belfast, 1968.

Chapel of Unity Dedication at Methodist College Belfast, 1968.

Chapel of Unity dedication at Methodist College, 1968.

Chapel of Unity dedication at Methodist College, 1968.

M.C.B. Rowing Club, 1969.

M.C.B. Rowing Club, 1969.

Methodist College boat crew practice, 1970.

Methodist College boat crew practice, 1970.

The Methodist College Craig Cup crew push their boat away from the slip at the school boathouse, Stranmillis for a six mile training session on the Lagan. The boys, who are all under fifteen, are training four days each week in preparation for the Craig Cup race at Coleraine in June, 1070.

The Methodist College Craig Cup crew push their boat away from the slip at the school boathouse, Stranmillis for a six mile training session on the Lagan. The boys, who are all under fifteen, are training four days each week in preparation for the Craig Cup race at Coleraine in June, 1070.

Professor Wilson (left), president of the Methodist College Old Boys' Association, at the school's centenary banquet in the City Hall, with (from left) Dr. Hugh Flack, from Pietermaritzburg; Miss Louise Rangecroft and Mr. W.R. Rangecroft, from Johannesburg, and Mrs. Eillen Lockhart, president of the Old Girls' Association. Dr. Flack and Mr. Rangecroft were at MCB in the 1920's and flew from South Africa for the centenary celebrations, 1968.

Professor Wilson (left), president of the Methodist College Old Boys' Association, at the school's centenary banquet in the City Hall, with (from left) Dr. Hugh Flack, from Pietermaritzburg; Miss Louise Rangecroft and Mr. W.R. Rangecroft, from Johannesburg, and Mrs. Eillen Lockhart, president of the Old Girls' Association. Dr. Flack and Mr. Rangecroft were at MCB in the 1920's and flew from South Africa for the centenary celebrations, 1968.

MCB Prize Day. Demonstraters link hands and half walk, half run around the Sir William Whitla Hall at Queen's University prior to the arrival of the Prime Minister Captain Terence O'Neill for the Methodist College Centenary Prize Day there, 1968.

MCB Prize Day. Demonstraters link hands and half walk, half run around the Sir William Whitla Hall at Queen's University prior to the arrival of the Prime Minister Captain Terence O'Neill for the Methodist College Centenary Prize Day there, 1968.

Chapel of Unity dedication at Methodist College. The four clergy, who togeather spoke the Benediction after the dedication of the Chapel of Unity at Methodist College, pictured with the headmaster, Mr. A. Stanley Worrall (centre). They are (from left)- the Dean of Belfast, Very Rev. C. I. Peacocke; the President of the Methodist Church, Rev. Gerald G. Myles; Principal J.L.M. Haire, and Rev. R. G. Bagnall, chaplain of the college, 1968.

Chapel of Unity dedication at Methodist College. The four clergy, who togeather spoke the Benediction after the dedication of the Chapel of Unity at Methodist College, pictured with the headmaster, Mr. A. Stanley Worrall (centre). They are (from left)- the Dean of Belfast, Very Rev. C. I. Peacocke; the President of the Methodist Church, Rev. Gerald G. Myles; Principal J.L.M. Haire, and Rev. R. G. Bagnall, chaplain of the college, 1968.

Methodist College Belfast- Methody new pavilion, Pirrie Park, 1957.

Methodist College Belfast- Methody new pavilion, Pirrie Park, 1957.

Methodist College Belfast- Site for Methody's new boat house, 1960.

Methodist College Belfast- Site for Methody's new boat house, 1960.

The scene in Belfast City Hall as 450 old boys, old girls and guests sit down to dinner at Methodist College Centenary Banquet, 1968.

The scene in Belfast City Hall as 450 old boys, old girls and guests sit down to dinner at Methodist College Centenary Banquet, 1968.

Sir George Allen, secretary of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, and an old pupil of Methodist College, Belfast, unveiling the plaque to open the college's new labratories, art rooms and classrooms. With him is Mr. A.S. Worrall, the principal, 1962.

Sir George Allen, secretary of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, and an old pupil of Methodist College, Belfast, unveiling the plaque to open the college's new labratories, art rooms and classrooms. With him is Mr. A.S. Worrall, the principal, 1962.

Mr. Gerry Egan working on the organ which is being installed in the Methodist College chapel. The organ is the gift of Corpus Christie College, Cambridge, 1968.

Mr. Gerry Egan working on the organ which is being installed in the Methodist College chapel. The organ is the gift of Corpus Christie College, Cambridge, 1968.

The scene in the Sir William Whitla Hall, Queens University where Methodist College Belfast held their annual Prize Distribution Day. Mr. J.M. Benn (Commissioner for Complaints and Former Permanent Sec. to the Ministry of Education, Northern Ireland) presented the prizes, 1971.

The scene in the Sir William Whitla Hall, Queens University where Methodist College Belfast held their annual Prize Distribution Day. Mr. J.M. Benn (Commissioner for Complaints and Former Permanent Sec. to the Ministry of Education, Northern Ireland) presented the prizes, 1971.

The Governor, Lord Erskine opening a new block at the Methodist College, 1966.

The Governor, Lord Erskine opening a new block at the Methodist College, 1966.

Methodist College Belfast- Last week's successful squad hockey team with the Tasmania Trophy as Irish Schools Champions. Schoolmaster Robert Kenny (legend, left) and Philip Marshall are pictured with team members Mark Wallace (front left) Ian Weatherup, Geoffrey Clarke (captain), Jonathan Furphy, Nicholas Gharbaoui, and Conner Jordan. Back row: Steven Ferguson, Gregg Sterritt, Ian Hully, Michael Nevin, David Kerr, Colin Johnston, and Keith Davidson, 1985.

Methodist College Belfast- Last week's successful squad hockey team with the Tasmania Trophy as Irish Schools Champions. Schoolmaster Robert Kenny (legend, left) and Philip Marshall are pictured with team members Mark Wallace (front left) Ian Weatherup, Geoffrey Clarke (captain), Jonathan Furphy, Nicholas Gharbaoui, and Conner Jordan. Back row: Steven Ferguson, Gregg Sterritt, Ian Hully, Michael Nevin, David Kerr, Colin Johnston, and Keith Davidson, 1985.

The scene at Pirrie Park, Belfast last night during the back-stroke (under 17boys) race at Methodist College annual swimming gala, 1969.

The scene at Pirrie Park, Belfast last night during the back-stroke (under 17boys) race at Methodist College annual swimming gala, 1969.

These boys have a good reason to look happy as they stride along-every step means money. They were some of the 750 pupils of Dunlambert Boys' Secondary School, Belfast, who took part in a part in a 10-mile sponsored walk. They were raising the money to buy a mini-bus for the school, 1971

These boys have a good reason to look happy as they stride along-every step means money. They were some of the 750 pupils of Dunlambert Boys' Secondary School, Belfast, who took part in a part in a 10-mile sponsored walk. They were raising the money to buy a mini-bus for the school, 1971

Dunlambert School- 1976

Dunlambert School- 1976

Dunlambert School- 1976

Dunlambert School- 1976

Dunlambert School- 1976

Dunlambert School- 1976

The team from Dunlambert Boys' Secondary School, winners of the Belfast Education Authority inter-schools road safety quiz, who defeated the girls from Carolan Grammer School. They are (from left), George Clyde (15), William Greer (14), Keith Henderson (13), and Andrew Speers (12), 1970.

The team from Dunlambert Boys' Secondary School, winners of the Belfast Education Authority inter-schools road safety quiz, who defeated the girls from Carolan Grammer School. They are (from left), George Clyde (15), William Greer (14), Keith Henderson (13), and Andrew Speers (12), 1970.

Dunlambert School- 1976

Dunlambert School- 1976

Prize-winners applaud the guest speaker, Dr. N. A. Burges, vice-chancellor of the New University of Ulster, during the prize distribution at Dunlambert Secondary School, Belfast, 1971.

Prize-winners applaud the guest speaker, Dr. N. A. Burges, vice-chancellor of the New University of Ulster, during the prize distribution at Dunlambert Secondary School, Belfast, 1971.

The Lord Mayor Alderman Joseph Cairns at the controls of the T.K.1., a car built by fourth year boys at Dunlambert Secondary School, Belfast after presenting road safety prizes at the school. The car which is powered by a 125 cc engine cost £30 to build, 1969.

The Lord Mayor Alderman Joseph Cairns at the controls of the T.K.1., a car built by fourth year boys at Dunlambert Secondary School, Belfast after presenting road safety prizes at the school. The car which is powered by a 125 cc engine cost £30 to build, 1969.

Dunlambert School- 1976

Dunlambert School- 1976

Dunlambert School- 1976

Dunlambert School- 1976

Dunlambert School- 1976

Dunlambert School- 1976

Dunlambert School- 1976

Dunlambert School- 1976

Dunlambert School- 1976

Dunlambert School- 1976

Dunlambert School- 1976

Dunlambert School- 1976

Dunlambert and Hopefield, who will contest the final of the Belfast Secondary Schools' Senior Cup at Seaview on Monday afternoon, 2:30 kick-off. The teams are reckoned to be evenly balanced. A week ago Dunlambert were defeated by holders Ashfield in the semi-final of the Irish Schools' EA, 1974.

Dunlambert and Hopefield, who will contest the final of the Belfast Secondary Schools' Senior Cup at Seaview on Monday afternoon, 2:30 kick-off. The teams are reckoned to be evenly balanced. A week ago Dunlambert were defeated by holders Ashfield in the semi-final of the Irish Schools' EA, 1974.

Building students of Dunlambert Secondary School are erecting a workshop garage for the school car and motor-cycle, 1967.

Building students of Dunlambert Secondary School are erecting a workshop garage for the school car and motor-cycle, 1967.

Robert McConnell, of Whitehouse (left), and William McLaughlin, Shore Road, spent two months and many hours of research to make this totem pole as authentic as possible. Now that the piece has been finished it will stand at their school, Dunlambert Secondary, in place of honour in a courtyard, 1968.

Robert McConnell, of Whitehouse (left), and William McLaughlin, Shore Road, spent two months and many hours of research to make this totem pole as authentic as possible. Now that the piece has been finished it will stand at their school, Dunlambert Secondary, in place of honour in a courtyard, 1968.

Billy McCullough (right), of Glentoran, and Ewan Fenton (second right), manager of Linfield, two of the soccer personalities who attended the presentation of soccer medals and trophies at Dunlambert Boys' Secondary School, Belfast. Also in the picture are four captains (from left)- Christopher McGrath, junior team; John Flanagan, intermediate; George Hawthorne, senior, and Sam Higgins, colts, 1968.

Billy McCullough (right), of Glentoran, and Ewan Fenton (second right), manager of Linfield, two of the soccer personalities who attended the presentation of soccer medals and trophies at Dunlambert Boys' Secondary School, Belfast. Also in the picture are four captains (from left)- Christopher McGrath, junior team; John Flanagan, intermediate; George Hawthorne, senior, and Sam Higgins, colts, 1968.

Pupils maintenance class at work on &quot;Team Kilpatrick 1&quot; the first car that the class/have made themselves, out of motor scooter parts. The car, as yet unfinished, is named after their teacher Mr. James Kilpatrick (standing) and will be completed with an aluminium sports body, 1969.

Pupils maintenance class at work on "Team Kilpatrick 1" the first car that the class/have made themselves, out of motor scooter parts. The car, as yet unfinished, is named after their teacher Mr. James Kilpatrick (standing) and will be completed with an aluminium sports body, 1969.

Pupils car maintenance class push out &quot;Team Kilpatrick 1.&quot; 1969

Pupils car maintenance class push out "Team Kilpatrick 1." 1969

Dunlambert School- 1968

Dunlambert School- 1968

&quot;Z-car drivers were bombarded with questions when they arrived at Dunlambert Secondary School, Belfast, with their cars. They were giving a road safety demonstration along with the R.U.C accident prevention unit, 1966.

"Z-car drivers were bombarded with questions when they arrived at Dunlambert Secondary School, Belfast, with their cars. They were giving a road safety demonstration along with the R.U.C accident prevention unit, 1966.

Parents pack the assembly hall in Dunlambert Secondary School as they listen to speakers who hope to keep the school opened, 1982.

Parents pack the assembly hall in Dunlambert Secondary School as they listen to speakers who hope to keep the school opened, 1982.

These boys have a good reason to look happy as they stride along-every step means money. They were some of the 750 pupils of Dunlambert Boys' Secondary School, Belfast, who took part in a part in a 10-mile sponsored walk. They were raising the money to buy a mini-bus for the school, 1971

These boys have a good reason to look happy as they stride along-every step means money. They were some of the 750 pupils of Dunlambert Boys' Secondary School, Belfast, who took part in a part in a 10-mile sponsored walk. They were raising the money to buy a mini-bus for the school, 1971

A group of sixth-formers will be helping to look after 100 handicapped children this summer- nearly 2,000 miles away in the steamy heat of Morocco. The boys from Bangor Grammar School have been invited by the Save The Children Fund to the northern tip of Africa, 1978.

A group of sixth-formers will be helping to look after 100 handicapped children this summer- nearly 2,000 miles away in the steamy heat of Morocco. The boys from Bangor Grammar School have been invited by the Save The Children Fund to the northern tip of Africa, 1978.

The jubiliant Bangor Grammar School rugby team pictured after beating Campbell College 6-3 in the Schools' Cup final at Ravenhill, 1969.

The jubiliant Bangor Grammar School rugby team pictured after beating Campbell College 6-3 in the Schools' Cup final at Ravenhill, 1969.

School's Cup final hockey team for New Blaris next Wednesday afternoon: Front row (from left)- James Foote, Lindsay Holmes, Deryck Rothwell (captain), Rory McCrystal and Robin Hudson. Back row - Philip Skelly, Mark Hamilton, Jonny McNaught, Chris Wilkinson, Paul Wylie, Micael McLellan and Robert Stone, 1988.

School's Cup final hockey team for New Blaris next Wednesday afternoon: Front row (from left)- James Foote, Lindsay Holmes, Deryck Rothwell (captain), Rory McCrystal and Robin Hudson. Back row - Philip Skelly, Mark Hamilton, Jonny McNaught, Chris Wilkinson, Paul Wylie, Micael McLellan and Robert Stone, 1988.

Bangor Grammar- Haircuts, 1973

Bangor Grammar- Haircuts, 1973

The successful madrigal group from Bangor Grammar School are put through their paces by their director of music Ian Hunter, 1975.

The successful madrigal group from Bangor Grammar School are put through their paces by their director of music Ian Hunter, 1975.

Bangor Grammar, 1993

Bangor Grammar, 1993

Bangor Grammar- 1993

Bangor Grammar- 1993

Pupils, who refused to obey the short back and sides ruling on their way home from school, 1973.

Pupils, who refused to obey the short back and sides ruling on their way home from school, 1973.

Bangor Grammar-  1994

Bangor Grammar- 1994

Mr. Jim Claney (right), outgoing, chairman of Bangor Grammar School Parents' Association, hands over an original painting of the school to Mr. Brian Thompson, chairman of the Board of Governors and launches the sale of limited edition prints for old boys and parents. Included (from left) are: Mr. Tom Patton, headmaster; Ms. Phyllis Arnold, the artist; and Mr. Michael Curry, chairman of the Parents' Association, 1985.

Mr. Jim Claney (right), outgoing, chairman of Bangor Grammar School Parents' Association, hands over an original painting of the school to Mr. Brian Thompson, chairman of the Board of Governors and launches the sale of limited edition prints for old boys and parents. Included (from left) are: Mr. Tom Patton, headmaster; Ms. Phyllis Arnold, the artist; and Mr. Michael Curry, chairman of the Parents' Association, 1985.

Bangor Grammar- golfers, 1974.

Bangor Grammar- golfers, 1974.

The boys of Bangor Grammar School have swept all before them this season. Four major trophy wins, in fact- in the Ulster Section of the Aer Lingus Schools' championship (in which they were third-best in the all-Ireland finals), and in the Ulster Schools' League and Froggart Shield championships, and Irish Schools' championship, 1978.

The boys of Bangor Grammar School have swept all before them this season. Four major trophy wins, in fact- in the Ulster Section of the Aer Lingus Schools' championship (in which they were third-best in the all-Ireland finals), and in the Ulster Schools' League and Froggart Shield championships, and Irish Schools' championship, 1978.

Bangor Grammar- School Choir, 1994.

Bangor Grammar- School Choir, 1994.

British Steel could do worse than employ the six teenagers from Ballymena Academy who amassed a staggering £11m. profit to win the Ulster Bank annual school's management game. Last year the Academy finished in third place in the Northern Ireland finals but this year the sixth formers out-managed 64 teams throughout the province to win £120 for the school and a place in the All-Ireland final. Mr. David Kilpatrick, teacher in charge of the project, praised the team's success. &quot;It's a reward for the hard work they put in right through the competition,&quot; he said. David Tedford (left), David Long, Stephen Kirk, Micheale O'Connell, Mathew Brown and Stephen Boyd. The competition was held in the Stormont Hotel, Belfast.

British Steel could do worse than employ the six teenagers from Ballymena Academy who amassed a staggering £11m. profit to win the Ulster Bank annual school's management game. Last year the Academy finished in third place in the Northern Ireland finals but this year the sixth formers out-managed 64 teams throughout the province to win £120 for the school and a place in the All-Ireland final. Mr. David Kilpatrick, teacher in charge of the project, praised the team's success. "It's a reward for the hard work they put in right through the competition," he said. David Tedford (left), David Long, Stephen Kirk, Micheale O'Connell, Mathew Brown and Stephen Boyd. The competition was held in the Stormont Hotel, Belfast.

Mr. Tom Greenwood (centre back row), with the Ballymena Academy girls' choir who took part in &quot;A cermony of carols,&quot; at the musical concert held in the school assembly hall, 1971.

Mr. Tom Greenwood (centre back row), with the Ballymena Academy girls' choir who took part in "A cermony of carols," at the musical concert held in the school assembly hall, 1971.

Ballymena Academy players clamour for the ball after a line-out during the Schools' Cup-final against Belfast Boys' Model School, at Ravenhill, 1971.

Ballymena Academy players clamour for the ball after a line-out during the Schools' Cup-final against Belfast Boys' Model School, at Ravenhill, 1971.

Mr. William Livingstone, head of the music department of Ballymena Academy giving a final briefing to other members of  the orchestra, 1973.

Mr. William Livingstone, head of the music department of Ballymena Academy giving a final briefing to other members of the orchestra, 1973.

Carrick scrum half David Arbuckle breaks from a scrum during the Carrickfergus Grammer School vs Ballymena Academy Schools Cup semi-final at Carrickfergus. Ballymena qualified for the final, 1971.

Carrick scrum half David Arbuckle breaks from a scrum during the Carrickfergus Grammer School vs Ballymena Academy Schools Cup semi-final at Carrickfergus. Ballymena qualified for the final, 1971.

The Governor, Lord Eskine, discussing a physics experiment with Mr. G. McCullough during a tour of the classrooms after opening Ballymena Academy new premises. Also in the picture are (from left), Mr. W. H. Mol, headmaster; Alderman J. B. Millar, Major of Ballymena, and Captain William Long, Minister of Education, 1968.

The Governor, Lord Eskine, discussing a physics experiment with Mr. G. McCullough during a tour of the classrooms after opening Ballymena Academy new premises. Also in the picture are (from left), Mr. W. H. Mol, headmaster; Alderman J. B. Millar, Major of Ballymena, and Captain William Long, Minister of Education, 1968.

The sports pavilion with the rugby playing fields behind, 1968.

The sports pavilion with the rugby playing fields behind, 1968.

A view of the rear of the Ballymena Academy from the hockey playing fields, 1968.

A view of the rear of the Ballymena Academy from the hockey playing fields, 1968.

Ballymena Academy- 1965

Ballymena Academy- 1965

Ballymena's famous Academy, 1965

Ballymena's famous Academy, 1965

Ballymena Academy new building, 1968

Ballymena Academy new building, 1968

The Ballymena Academy captain Adrian Goodrich is carried shoulder high by his team mates after they had won the Medallion Shield by defeating Methodist College in the final at Ballyclare, 1970.

The Ballymena Academy captain Adrian Goodrich is carried shoulder high by his team mates after they had won the Medallion Shield by defeating Methodist College in the final at Ballyclare, 1970.

Over the years the Ballymena Academy Old Pupils have played the school at a variety of games, including hockey, rugby and cross-country. This year for the first times they met at badminton in a special challenge match in the school gym, 1974.

Over the years the Ballymena Academy Old Pupils have played the school at a variety of games, including hockey, rugby and cross-country. This year for the first times they met at badminton in a special challenge match in the school gym, 1974.

School Arms, 1972.

School Arms, 1972.

School Team, 1974.

School Team, 1974.

Schools Cup Final, 1970.

Schools Cup Final, 1970.

Members of the victorious Ballymena Academy team with the Schools' Cup after beating Belfast Royal Academy in the final at Ravenhill, 1972.

Members of the victorious Ballymena Academy team with the Schools' Cup after beating Belfast Royal Academy in the final at Ravenhill, 1972.

The Schools' Cup is held aloft in front of cheering supporters by Balltmena Academy captain, Montgomery, after defeating Belfast Royal Academy in the final at Ravenhill, Belfast, 1971.

The Schools' Cup is held aloft in front of cheering supporters by Balltmena Academy captain, Montgomery, after defeating Belfast Royal Academy in the final at Ravenhill, Belfast, 1971.

A public speaking team from Ballymena Academy from left: Alison Cunningham, Julie Edgar and Dawn Alexander, who won the Londonderry Business and Professional Women's Club annual public speaking competition held in Magee University College, being congratulated by Miss Angus Clarke, president of the club. Included is Miss Heaster Sterritt, competition organiser. The team will now go forward to the Northern Ireland divisional finals in Belfast, 1980.

A public speaking team from Ballymena Academy from left: Alison Cunningham, Julie Edgar and Dawn Alexander, who won the Londonderry Business and Professional Women's Club annual public speaking competition held in Magee University College, being congratulated by Miss Angus Clarke, president of the club. Included is Miss Heaster Sterritt, competition organiser. The team will now go forward to the Northern Ireland divisional finals in Belfast, 1980.

The Ballymena Academy team of Dawn Alexander (left), Julie Edgar, and Alison Cinningham who won the Northern Ireland Divisional Final of the United Kingdom Federation of Business and Professional Women's public speaking competition. They represent Northern Ireland in the national finals in London on November 29th, 1980.

The Ballymena Academy team of Dawn Alexander (left), Julie Edgar, and Alison Cinningham who won the Northern Ireland Divisional Final of the United Kingdom Federation of Business and Professional Women's public speaking competition. They represent Northern Ireland in the national finals in London on November 29th, 1980.

Ballymena Academy First XI cricket team. Back row from left: L. Bell, B. McKendry, D. Beattie, J. Colwell, G. McKendry, B. Rhodes and D. Gibson. Front row: D. Harkin, C. Dick A. McKee, J. Ireland (captain), A. Finlay and A. Smith, 1983.

Ballymena Academy First XI cricket team. Back row from left: L. Bell, B. McKendry, D. Beattie, J. Colwell, G. McKendry, B. Rhodes and D. Gibson. Front row: D. Harkin, C. Dick A. McKee, J. Ireland (captain), A. Finlay and A. Smith, 1983.

British Steel could do worse than employ the six teenagers from Ballymena Academy who amassed a staggering £11m. profit to win the Ulster Bank annual school's management game. Last year the Academy finished in third place in the Northern Ireland finals but this year the sixth formers out-managed 64 teams throughout the province to win £120 for the school and a place in the All-Ireland final. Mr. David Kilpatrick, teacher in charge of the project, praised the team's success. &quot;It's a reward for the hard work they put in right through the competition,&quot; he said. David Tedford (left), David Long, Stephen Kirk, Micheale O'Connell, Mathew Brown and Stephen Boyd. The competition was held in the Stormont Hotel, Belfast.

British Steel could do worse than employ the six teenagers from Ballymena Academy who amassed a staggering £11m. profit to win the Ulster Bank annual school's management game. Last year the Academy finished in third place in the Northern Ireland finals but this year the sixth formers out-managed 64 teams throughout the province to win £120 for the school and a place in the All-Ireland final. Mr. David Kilpatrick, teacher in charge of the project, praised the team's success. "It's a reward for the hard work they put in right through the competition," he said. David Tedford (left), David Long, Stephen Kirk, Micheale O'Connell, Mathew Brown and Stephen Boyd. The competition was held in the Stormont Hotel, Belfast.

Ballymena Academy team which won the Northern Bank Schools Cricket final at Muckamore. Front row (from left), Richard Bill, Stephen McBurney, John Glass (captain), Stephen Surgeoner, Paul Rainey and Jonathan Kennedy. Back row (from left), David Kennedy, Carl Williams, Mark Hamilton, David Berkley, Michael Glass, Mark McGladdery, Mark Dunlop and Clive Jackson, teacher in charge.

Ballymena Academy team which won the Northern Bank Schools Cricket final at Muckamore. Front row (from left), Richard Bill, Stephen McBurney, John Glass (captain), Stephen Surgeoner, Paul Rainey and Jonathan Kennedy. Back row (from left), David Kennedy, Carl Williams, Mark Hamilton, David Berkley, Michael Glass, Mark McGladdery, Mark Dunlop and Clive Jackson, teacher in charge.

St Dominic's- Eight Annual Young Scirntists Exhibition, 1971.

St Dominic's- Eight Annual Young Scirntists Exhibition, 1971.

Lieut-Gen Sir Richard Anderson visits St Dominic's High School, Belfast

Lieut-Gen Sir Richard Anderson visits St Dominic's High School, Belfast

Lieut-Gen Sir Richard Anderson visits St Dominic's High School, Belfast

Lieut-Gen Sir Richard Anderson visits St Dominic's High School, Belfast

St Dominic's- Suzanne Matthews (left), Sarah Curran (centre) and Maria Stuart (right) with Petra Sahm and Regine Hamacher, two of a party of 12 girls from &quot;Haus Eich,&quot; a youth educational centre at Aachen West Germany, who are in the province for a week under a schools' part-exchange scheme, 1982.

St Dominic's- Suzanne Matthews (left), Sarah Curran (centre) and Maria Stuart (right) with Petra Sahm and Regine Hamacher, two of a party of 12 girls from "Haus Eich," a youth educational centre at Aachen West Germany, who are in the province for a week under a schools' part-exchange scheme, 1982.

St Dominic's- A novel experiment on the connection between cigarette smoke and lung cancer has won a Belfast schoolgirl a special science prize. Rita Fox (17) is a pupil at St. Dominic's High School, Falls Road, and her project won a &quot;Highly Commended&quot; rosette at the Young Scientist of the Year competition in Dublin, 1975.

St Dominic's- A novel experiment on the connection between cigarette smoke and lung cancer has won a Belfast schoolgirl a special science prize. Rita Fox (17) is a pupil at St. Dominic's High School, Falls Road, and her project won a "Highly Commended" rosette at the Young Scientist of the Year competition in Dublin, 1975.

St. Dominic's girls won another prize, this time in the group section of Aer Lingus projects, 1975.

St. Dominic's girls won another prize, this time in the group section of Aer Lingus projects, 1975.

Napolean looks on, at St. Augustine's Boys School window painting, 1972.

Napolean looks on, at St. Augustine's Boys School window painting, 1972.

The three pupils of St. Augustine's Secondary School, Ravenhill Road, Belfast (from left), John Hanna, Harry Pye and William Jones busy at work on disregarded television sets getting them in working order for the old age pensioners, 1972.

The three pupils of St. Augustine's Secondary School, Ravenhill Road, Belfast (from left), John Hanna, Harry Pye and William Jones busy at work on disregarded television sets getting them in working order for the old age pensioners, 1972.

St. Augunstine Sec- 1972

St. Augunstine Sec- 1972

St. Augunstine Sec- Hovercraft built by them, 1972.

St. Augunstine Sec- Hovercraft built by them, 1972.

St. Augunstine Sec- 18 yesr-old Michael Blaney tests the engines of the hovercraft, 1972.

St. Augunstine Sec- 18 yesr-old Michael Blaney tests the engines of the hovercraft, 1972.

St. Augunstine Sec- Hovercraft built by them, 1972.

St. Augunstine Sec- Hovercraft built by them, 1972.

Boys from St. Augustine Secondary School presenting a TV set on behalf of St. Augustine's Radio Club old-age pensioners' scheme to Mrs. Sarah Haddock, of Maryville Street, Belfast, who will be 101 on July 13. From left are: Harry Pye, William James, John Hanna, and teacher Mr. B. Collins, 1972.

Boys from St. Augustine Secondary School presenting a TV set on behalf of St. Augustine's Radio Club old-age pensioners' scheme to Mrs. Sarah Haddock, of Maryville Street, Belfast, who will be 101 on July 13. From left are: Harry Pye, William James, John Hanna, and teacher Mr. B. Collins, 1972.