ODA Breakfast Social

Just a regular, informal get together - See ODA Events Calendar for Details or contact us.

August 16th 2017


Dear All,

Please note that the Rucksack Walk previously scheduled for August18th  has been POSTPONED until Friday 25/8/17…  See member’s news or members’ Events Calendar for details.  Otherwise, please contact us



August 14th 2017

2017/18 Subscriptions are Overdue…

Dear All,
If you’ve not already paid your subscription for this year, please note the grace period is about to end - the Summer 2017 Newsletter is almost ready to be sent to the Printers, by which time we need confirmation of Subscribed Members.  If you’re a current member and not sure if you’ve paid for this year, please check the Members list HERE

The password to view the Members’ pages changes when the Summer Newsletter is issued, marking the end of the ‘grace period’.  If you think the information against your name is wrong, then please let us know ASAP.  New subscribers can join us at any time

Subscription membership runs April to March annually, but if you’ve missed the recent reminders, then to be sure of your Summer Newsletter, please act now. 

In case it helps, we have a PayPal account which may help you.  New Applicant should also fill out the Membership Application form, however, existing members don’t unless your details have changed.  Just follow the instructions and pick the membership type that suits you HERE.  

If you just wish to resign your membership, then please let us know and we’ll make sure your records are updated accordingly and if you prefer, we won’t trouble you further.  If you do decide to leave us, we would sincerely appreciate your Feedback [HERE]

Many thanks in anticipation!



Membership Coordination

July 23rd 2017

Grwpiau Panoramic Groups

Diolch i Ysgol Friars, ‘rydym wedi medru copïo a chynnwys lluniau o 1925,1931 a 1935 i’n Casgliad Panoramig

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Thanks to Ysgol Friars, we’ve been able to copy and include photographs from 1925, 1931 and 1935 into our Panoramic Collection

July 16th 2017

Rucksack Walk Schedule Change...

The walk previously scheduled for July 17th, has now been changed to 7/7/17.  Please check the ODA Events Calendar, or contact us if needed.

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Mae’r cerdded ddaru gael ei hysbysu i fod ar Gorffennaf 17ain, wedi’w newid i 7/7/17.  Gwelwch y dyddiadur am wybodaeth, neu, cysylltwch a ni

June 28th 2017

Ychwanegiadau i’r Archif / Archive Additions

Diolch i gyfraniadau, mae gennym ddogfennau a lluniau newydd yn ein harchif, fel rhestrwyd isod.  

Os oes ganddo’ch chi ddogfennau neu luniau yn eich casgliad personol, fyddem y falch iawn o’r cyfle i’w cofnodi yn ein harchif:

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Thanks to recent Donations, we have some additions to our Archives:

Photos to Friars Groups, including:

  • Soccer
  • Cricket
  • Cartoons
  • Newspaper cuttings

If you have any documents or photographs in your personal collections that are not in our archives, we would very much welcome the opportunity of including digital copies in our archives

May 19th 2017

Archif DOMINICAN Archive

New Additions Editions / Ychwanegiadau Newydd: 

  • July 1919
  • Easter 1925
  • Mid-Summer 1927
  • Spring 1933    

We’ve got some new additions to our Digital Archive (as above), available to subscribed members and patrons HERE

Mae gennym ychwanegiad i’n harchif, (gweler uchod), sydd ar gael i’n haelodau a’n noddwyr YMA:

May 19th 2017

Dathliad ‘460′ Celebrations

Diolch i bawb ddaeth, neu cyfrannodd i’r Dathliadau 460 - Mae gennym Ddogfennau o’r diwrnod i’w gweld ar dudalennau’r aelodau a noddwyr YMA , a Lluniau YMA .  Mae’r cyfraniadau dal i ddod mewn, felly mi rown fwy pan gawn ni nhw - ond os oes ganddo’ch chi luniau hoffech rannu - gadewch i ni wybod os gwelwch yn dda!

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Thanks to all who came or contributed to the 460 Celebrations -  We have Documents from the Day available to subscribed Members and Patrons HERE and photographs HERE.  Contributions are still coming in, so check regularly for more entries.  If you have any photographs yourself that you’d like to share with us, please contact us.  Thank you!  

May 1st 2017
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April 28th 2017

Estyniad i Arddangosfa ‘STORIEL’ Exhibition Extended

Great News!  

The Friars School Exhibition at Storiel, Bangor, to which the ODA have contributed, has been extended for another month; So you’ll now be able to see the display until the 3rd of June 2017.

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Newyddion Da!  

Mae cyfnod arddangosfa Ysgol Friars  yn Storiel, Bangor ddaru'r Hen Ddominiciad gyfrannu tuag at, wedi ei estyn am fis arall; Felly, gallwch weld yr arddangosfa tan y 3ydd o Fehefin 2017.

April 25th 2017
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