Friday 11th January 2013 - wonderful news arrived through the post via a letter from Dr. David Hume MBE, Director of Services at the Grand Orange Lodge of Ireland, informing us, Loughries True Blues LOL 1948 - that we had been nominated in the category for 'Best New Banner Award.
This award is part of a series of awards handed out at at the annual Orange Community Awards affectionately known as 'The Grands'.
This year the ceremony will take place on Saturday 26th January 2013 at 7.30pm in the Waterside Theatre in Londondery.
Here is Loughries New Banner which was unveiled on Saturday 9th June 2012 in Newtownards.
Good Luck Louighries!!