Portraits of former pupils who won their places in the Ulster side were presented to reps from their schools: from left, Sammy Woodside (Larne Grammar), Mervyn Shaw (Carrick Grammar) and James Brewster (Downshire).

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Attending Larne Drama Circle's celebrations were Phyllis Phillipson, Peggy O'Neill, Mrs Hawthorne, Ethel Gregg, Margaret Steward, Aileen Benson and Inga Reynolds.
Attending Larne Drama Circle's celebrations were Phyllis Phillipson, Peggy O'Neill, Mrs Hawthorne, Ethel Gregg, Margaret Steward, Aileen Benson and Inga Reynolds.
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Members of the East Antrim Harriers Club who competed in the 10k road race organised by Carrickfergus YMCA. 1989
Members of the East Antrim Harriers Club who competed in the 10k road race organised by Carrickfergus YMCA. 1989
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Ulster Club President Lindsay Luney (left) presenting appreciation plaques to Dennis McAuley, Derek Corbett and Robin McIlrath. Pictures from the Times' archives, 1989.
Ulster Club President Lindsay Luney (left) presenting appreciation plaques to Dennis McAuley, Derek Corbett and Robin McIlrath. Pictures from the Times' archives, 1989.
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Craigyhill, who were runners-up in the Larne Elim Pentecostal Church five-a-side football competition. 1989.
Craigyhill, who were runners-up in the Larne Elim Pentecostal Church five-a-side football competition. 1989.
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