Our Anchors section of the Boys Brigade is for boys aged 6-8 years (Primary 2 to 4). The Anchor boys meet in the Guild Hall (upstairs), 6.30pm to 7.45pm each Friday. The anchor boys are lead by an excellent team, the leader in charge being Wayne Burgess. The uniform consists of grey trousers, and red jersey which can be obtained from Wayne. You are welcome to join our Anchors at any stage during the year, our first night back is Fri 1st Sept 2024.
The Boys Brigade Anchor programme consists of games (always popular), stories, craft and prayer. For those boys in P4, they have the opportunity to stay until 8.15pm to enjoy some football or board games. In the Anchors the boys also work towards the Boys Brigade badge course. The scheme covers 6 areas, Get Active, Get into the Bible, Get Creative, Get Learning, Get Adventurous, and Get Involved.
How do I join the Anchors?
If you are interested in enrolling your son for our Anchors, then please send us a message, using the contact page, with you name, address, your son’s name and his date of birth. Send us an email using the address at the top of the page.
The cost to join the Anchors is only £25.00 for the year. You can join at anytime during the year and the fee is pro-rata. There is no charge each Fri night, though we do collect for charity throughout the year.
To see some of the activities our Anchors have been doing, click here.
For more information on the Boys Brigade Northern Ireland click here to visit the Boys Brigade NI website.
Our Bugle Boys section of the Boys Brigade is for boys aged 4-5 years (Preschool & P1). The Bugle boys meet in the Wilson Hall, from 5.30pm to 6.30pm on a Friday evening. Boys are welcome to join us at any stage during the BB year, you don’t need to wait until the start of a new session. Our first night back is Fri 1st Sept 2024.
The boys take part in various fun games and activities and are led by an excellent group of leaders, Anna & Johnny being the leaders in charge. The uniform consists of grey trousers, and a light blue sweatshirt (which can be obtained from Anna & Johnny).
If you are interested in your son attending our Bugle Boys, then send us an email and will send you more information.