Above are pictures of the Sailors’ Service which was held in Islandmagee Methodist Church on Sunday 23 March.
Islandmagee residents have, over the generations, been closely linked with the sea. Nearly every family had at least one member a mariner. In recognition of this the Isalndmagee churches each hold an annual Sailors Service to acknowledge the contribution made by local people to various aspects of life at sea. This has been the tradition for many years..