YOU CAN JOIN THE BOYNE BRIDGE DEFENDERS TODAY:
On the 30th November 2016, the BOYNE BRIDGE DEFENDERS, historical and cultural organization was officially constituted. It was agreed to form a steering committee of 10 persons to take the new organization to its next stage by arranging a public
meeting in the near future. A constitution was agreed along with the objects of the Boyne Bridge
Defenders Organization; they are:
1: To foster
deeper understanding and appreciation for the Boyne Bridge and its role in history;
2: To support the preservation of the two original arches of the 1642 Great Bridge, and to retain the bridge at its present
and original position.
3: To oppose any proposal to have the 1642 bridge demolished or relocated.
4: To oppose the removal of the present
1936 Boyne Bridge.
5: To promote the Boyne Bridge as a major tourist and educational attraction for Sandy Row and the City of Belfast.
6: To promote the above objects through
meetings, conferences, publications, awards, educational programs, historical activities; consulting services, guided tours and any other related historical activities agreed by the membership.
1: Membership of the Boyne Bridge Defenders is open to all Sandy Row area residents and former residents over 16 years of age.
2: Application for membership from those living outside the Sandy Row area can be agreed to by the membership.
Send name, address, contact number and email to firstname.lastname@example.org
It would be good to know which days and times would be most suitable for you to attend meetings and events.