Volunteer Bank Project

Volunteer Bank Project

Strategic Partners: Volunteer Now; Prince’s Trust. Volunteers are vital for all of the Cluster members. Coordinating volunteers, though, takes time and effort, and members of the Cluster have lots of different capacities for doing this. This project aims to...
Urban Design

Urban Design

Strategic Partners: Department of Communities and Department of Infrastructure, Academy of Urbanism, Royal Society of Ulster Architects (RSUA), Ministerial Advisory Group on Architecture and the Built Environment, Royal Town Planning Institute. The physical...
Colin Hall North on Belfast Working Men’s Club

Colin Hall North on Belfast Working Men’s Club

Reverend Colin Hall Thompson is the current President of the North Belfast Working Men’s club. He is the fourth generation of his family to be involved in the club, which was established by his great grandfather in 1894. Colin Hall Interview (long edit) Colin Hall...
North Belfast Working Men’s Club: The First Bowl

North Belfast Working Men’s Club: The First Bowl

On a sunny Saturday afternoon, 6th June 1914, the North Belfast Working Men’s Club (NBWMC) officially unveiled their new bowling green before ‘a large number of bowlers and their lady friends’. It was due to be opened by Robert Thompson, M.P. for North Belfast, but...