Our History

2nd Ahoghill Boys' Brigade Company was formed in 1967 by Rev. James Matthews and founding captain Stanley Gordon, to meet the needs of the boys and young men of the village.

Key Milestones

  1. 1967

    2nd Ahoghill Company is founded with the formation of the Life Boys.

  2. 1968

    Company Section is formed.

  3. 1972

    Rev. Ivan McKay becomes Company Chaplin.

  4. 1979

    Company flute band is formed.

  5. 1981

    Rev. Ivan McKay becomes Company Captain.

  6. 1984

    Thomas Bell becomes Company Captain.

  7. 1988

    Jim Heatherington becomes Company Captain.

  8. 1989

    James Young becomes Company Captain.

  9. 1992

    2nd Ahoghill Company celebrated its 25th anniversary.

  10. 1997

    Rev. David McGaughey becomes Company Chaplin.

  11. 2001

    Ian Young becomes Company Captain.

  12. 2005

    Geoffrey Young becomes Company Captain.

  13. 2008

    Rev. William Moody becomes Company Chaplin.

  14. 2015

    William Young becomes Company Captain.

  15. 2017

    2nd Ahoghill Company celebrates its 50th Anniversary.

OUR OBJECT: The advancement of Christ’s kingdom among Boys and the promotion of habits of Obedience, Reverence, Discipline, Self-respect and all that tends towards a true Christian manliness.
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