Nostalgic memories of Dunmurry's local history

Share your own memories of Dunmurry and read what others have said

For many years now, we've been inviting visitors to our web site to add their own memories to share their experiences of life as it was when the photographs in our archive were taken. From brief one-liners explaining a little bit more about the image depicted, to great, in-depth accounts of a childhood when things were rather different than today (and everything inbetween!). We've had many contributors recognising themselves or loved ones in our photographs.

Why not add your memory today and become part of our Memories Community to help others in the future delve back into their past.

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Was in 1st Dunmurry Scouts until about 1966. Does anybody remember them.
The other barbers shop was harky.leathems,same as wee Paul,short back an side weather you wanted it or not.he always left you in chair jumped up on bench to nosey out into kingsway.
I spent part of my childhood in Dunmurry, living with my aunt and grandmother in the old Mill Row. Long gone now I expect. Will be over later this year for a wedding and would like to have a look around. Love these articles!
I lived in dunmurry for 16 years from 1960 until 1976 the things that i remember in the village were the two barber shops the first one was beside jack norths sweet shop on the bridge where as a young boy i remember being left in here to have my hair cut while my mother did her shopping Here i had to sit in with old men smoking their cigs and pipes creating a fog that floated above their heads in this barbers you ...see more