Boys Brigade

Ballywillan Boys Brigade

The Boys Brigade is a youth organisation for boys of school age which seeks to advance Christ's Kingdom among boys through various activities, sport and games, with biblical teaching and community awareness.


Officer-in-charge: Heather Hanson

Leaders: Sylvia Starrett, Heather Lennox and Pam Howe

The Anchors is a section of the Boys Brigade open to all boys from 4 to 8 years of age (P1 to P4). This section meets every Thursday evening from 6.15pm to 7.30pm in the Church Youth Room and Hall.

Junior Section

Officer-in-charge: Melanie McAllister

Officer: Andy Wright

Leaders: Helen Johnston, Philip Waring and Chris Cunningham

The Junior Section meets every Thursday evening from 7.00pm to 8.30pm in the Church Hall and is open to all boys of school years P5 to P7.

Company Section

Officer-in-charge: Karen Shorter

Officer: Geoff Hagan

Scripture Leader: Ivan Adams

Leader: Jude Twigg

The Company Section is restarting this year after several years of not having boys and leaders. They are meeting on Thursday evenings from 7.00pm to 8.30pm in the Church Hall and all boys of Secondary School age will be made very welcome whether they have previously been in other Sections of the Boys Brigade or not.

For any further information about the Boys Brigade in Ballywillan please contact the church office (028 70822612) or come along on a Thursday evening and speak with any of the Leaders.