The village of Gracehill, a settlement founded by the Moravians in 1765 and Northern Ireland’s First Conservation area.
Monthly Archives: October 2006
Situated two miles to the west of the town of Ballymena in County Antrim, Gracehill village dates from 1759. It is the only complete Moravian Settlement in Ireland and it is characterised by classic Georgian architecture with a grid-like street … Continue reading
Lovers of light opera were delighted again in October 2006 when “The West Yorkshire Savoyards”, for many years favourites at the Waterford Festival of Light Opera, made a welcome return to Ballymena following their highly acclaimed performance as part of the 2005 Ballymena Arts … Continue reading