Let the bells ring out for Christmas

BANGOR’S music lovers got in tune for the festive season thanks to a sell-out Christmas concert with the talented Ulster Orchestra, writes Julie Waters. Last Thursday (4th) night’s show at Bangor’s Aurora Aquatic and Leisure Complex, was a hit with all the family. Babes in arms, to grandparents alike enjoyed this lively blend of traditional


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      The selfie face of courage

      INSPIRATIONAL Bangor woman Gillian McDonald hopes that by sharing her brain tumour survival story, she will throw a lifeline of hope to others. The diagnosis of a brain tumour can be devastating, but this local mum of two told the Spectator she hopes others will find comfort and strength in her remarkable journey from the





      Bangor aim for All Ireland Junior Cup

      Bangor Rugby Club’s 1st XV travel to Portadown this coming Saturday (31st January) to contest the final of the All Ireland Junior Cup against Dundalk. Having secured a top four place in last season’s league, this is Bangor’s first involvement in this prestigious competition, and to reach the final after a challenging series of fixtures,