Mr John Kinahan, left, marketing manager, Arthur Guinness (Belfast) handing over trophies to the Holywood Yacht Club team which won the Guiness Inter-Pub/Club Charity Quiz, run in association with the Holywood Round Table. The team beat the Holywood Social Club in the district final. In the picture are Norman Bennett, captain, Austin Treacy, Tom Smeltzer and John Bingham. Also included are John Galbraith, scorer, Roy Williams, questionmaster, and Geoff Hunt, timekeeper. Picture: News Letter archives
Mr John Kinahan, left, marketing manager, Arthur Guinness (Belfast) handing over trophies to the Holywood Yacht Club team which won the Guiness Inter-Pub/Club Charity Quiz, run in association with the Holywood Round Table. The team beat the Holywood Social Club in the district final. In the picture are Norman Bennett, captain, Austin Treacy, Tom Smeltzer and John Bingham. Also included are John Galbraith, scorer, Roy Williams, questionmaster, and Geoff Hunt, timekeeper. Picture: News Letter archives

IN PICTURES: More old photographs from the News Letter photograph archives (1982)

Today we have another selection of photographs from the News Letter archives dating from 1982.

Friday, 12th March 2021, 12:00 pm

There are several interesting photographs including a selection of photographs related to a protest campaign which had been launched to save the schools threatened with the axe. Teachers, parents and taxi drivers all joined the campaign to save from Dunlamber Boys’ and Somerdale Boys’ Secondary Schools.

Meanwhile there are also photographs of industry minister Adam Butler when he had travelled to Carrickfergus in Co Antrim in February 1982 to launch a job creation scheme. Mr Butler was told by the mayor of the town, Mayor Alderman Ken McFaul, that he was “unwelcome”. Mr McFaul was joined by six other loyalist councillors who accused Mr Butler of “selling out to the enemies of Ulster”.

See who you might see from days gone by.

Do you have an old photograph that you would like to share? Email: [email protected].

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