Ballyrashane

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Coordinates: 55°08′31″N 6°36′18″W / 55.142°N 6.605°W / 55.142; -6.605

Ballyrashane Presbyterian Church in 2006

Ballyrashane (from Irish: Baile Ráth Seain) is a small village and civil parish outside Coleraine, County Londonderry in Northern Ireland. The civil parish of Ballyrashane covers areas of County Antrim as well as County Londonderry.[1]

It is well known for its creamery, Ballyrashane Creamery, which processes milk, butter and cheese for shops and supermarkets all over Ireland and Europe.

Ballyrashane Coronation Football Club founded in 2009 play out of the "Coronation Club" in Ballyrashane.[citation needed]

Ballyrashane Flute Band recently celebrated their 100th year (2008).[2] They are a traditional "First Flute" marching band, and are known locally as "The White Army" due to their distinctive uniform.

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  1. ^ "Parishes of Northern Ireland". Public Record Office of NI. Retrieved 30 December 2012. 
  2. ^ Newsletter - Flute band leads the way in Coleraine