DUP man selected to be next Mayor

Cllr Paul Hamill.
Cllr Paul Hamill.

Cllr Paul Hamill has been nominated to take up the position of Mayor of Antrim and Newtownabbey next month.

Commenting in a post on social media today, the Macedon DEA representative said: “I’m very humbled and grateful to say that last night I received the DUP group nomination to be the next Mayor of Antrim and Newtownabbey. I will take up this position on June 5 2017.

“I consider it to be a great honour and wonderful privilege to be selected for this post and look forward to serving all the residents of our amazing borough.

“In particular, I must thank our group leader Phillip Brett along with my fellow DUP councillors who have placed their confidence in me to hold this special office.”