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Wednesday 20 November 2019 

The Fermanagh Branch would like you to join them in a Carvery Lunch in our private room at the Riverside Suite of the Killyhevlin Hotel, Dublin Road, Enniskillen BT74-6RW on Wednesday 20th November 2019 at 12.00pm for 12.30pm. The Executive Committee is heavily subsidising this lunch (costing £16.95) so that all you pay is £10 per person. The menu for this Carvery Lunch, from which you may choose on the day itself, comprises Mains of either Roast Beef, Chicken or Salmon (all accompanied by seasonal vegetables and potatoes etc.) and Dessert plus tea/coffee. As always, your friends are also very welcome. The previous lunch attracted 38 members who all agreed that we should repeat this event before Christmas. For further details, please contact the Hon. Secretary RTANI, Brendan McGlone by e-mail:

Monday 25 November 2019

All members of the Retired Teachers’ Association but in particular the members of the North-East Branch are cordially invited to the Annual Lunch of the North-East Branch in the Magherabuoy House Hotel, 41 Magheraboy Road, Portrush, BT56-8NX on Monday 25th November at 12.30pm for 1.00pm. The cost is £16.75 per person for a Carvery Lunch in the Lanyon Room. Main Course will include roast chicken and stuffing; roast beef and Yorkshire pudding; oven baked salmon; buttered carrots; cauliflower Mornay; Brussels sprouts; roast and creamed potatoes and roast gravy. Desserts will include a choice of fruit salad, apple crumble or fruit Pavlova. Tea and coffee will follow. The pupils of Carnalridge Primary School will provide our after-lunch entertainment. Over the years this function has been popular with our members, so please come along, renew friendships and enjoy the afternoon. Further details from Mrs. M. Martin. 94, Shanreagh Park. Limavady. BT49-0SG.

Wednesday 27 November 2019

All members of the Retired Teachers’ Association but in particular the members of the Belfast Branch are invited to join us for a Buffet-Lunch in our own private room in the Westbury Suite of the Balmoral Hotel, Black’s Road, Belfast BT10-0NF on Wednesday 27th November 2019 at 12.30pm for 1.00pm.
We are delighted to inform you that the Baroness May Blood M.B.E. will be our distinguished guest of honour and she will address us after lunch.
The Executive Committee is very generously subsidising this event so that all you pay is £13 per person and, as always your friends are also very welcome.
The menu for this Buffet-Lunch, from which you may choose on the day itself, comprises Beef Bourguignon or Chicken à la King both served with baby-boiled potatoes, rice, bread rolls, salads and coleslaw, followed by dessert with tea/coffee and a free light-hearted quiz with prizes! Please e-mail: for further information.

Tuesday 3 December 2019

All members of the Retired Teachers’ Association but in particular the members of the Tyrone Branch are invited to the Annual General Meeting of the Tyrone Branch at 11.00am on Tuesday, 3rd December 2019 in the Silverbirch Hotel, 5 Gortin Road, Omagh BT79-7DH followed by lunch at 12.45pm app. in the Dining Room. Tea and coffee will be served at 10.30am. Our guest speaker will be noted author, broadcaster and former Headmaster of St. Joseph’s College, Enniskillen, Mr. Bryan Gallagher. Your friends are also very welcome to join us for the meeting and lunch, or if you are a new member or a member of another branch please make yourself known as we would love to meet you. For further information, please contact Ms. Ann Stevenson. 16 Willowmount. Omagh. Co. Tyrone BT79-7EA (02882243094).

Wednesday 4 December 2019

North-Down Branch invites you to join us for Christmas Lunch and a free ballot on Wednesday 4th December 2019 at 12.30pm for 1.00pm in Carnalea Golf Club, Bangor. The cost will be £18.50 per person. Following our lunch, we have as our guest speaker Eddie Lynch, Commissioner for Older People in Northern Ireland. The commissioner is the independent champion for the elderly whose role is to safeguard their interests. This promises to be a very enjoyable occasion and we look forward to meeting you all again. As always, new members, guests and friends are particularly welcome. Enquiries to Mrs. Sandra Savage. 4 Seymour Avenue. Bangor. BT19-1BN or e-mail

Wednesday 14 October 2020

The 78th Annual Conference of the Retired Teachers' Association Northern Ireland will take place at 11.00am on Wednesday, 14th October 2020 in the Glenavon House Hotel, Cookstown, beginning with complimentary tea/coffee & scones from 10.00am.
Following a very brief AGM, our guest speaker, Baroness May Blood MBE will address us and this will be followed by a Question & Answer Session. 
The President of UTU, Chair of the Northern Committee INTO, Retired Members’ Rep. NEU and NAS among others, will also be present. The Ulster Tatler magazine will be taking photographs for publication in November. A generous lunch, (subsidised) at £12.50 only, will be served at 1.00pm. The Annual Report containing details of the conference, lunch and speakers will be posted out to all members around the second week of September. We hope to continue to encourage more recently-retired teachers, our newer members particularly, to attend this popular event in our calendar.