Picture special: Sculpture is a reminder of Ballyrobert’s racing past

An impressive new piece of outdoor art has been erected in Ballyrobert.

A ceremony to mark the unveiling of the metal sculpture took place on Friday, April 4.

David (92) and Betty (87) Beattie from Ballyrobert with Mayor Fraser Agnew and Councillor Mark Cosgrove at the unveiling the sculpture of the car used by Prince Bira in the 1946 Ulster Trophy Race. INNT 15-024-FP Pic by Freddie Parkinson

David (92) and Betty (87) Beattie from Ballyrobert with Mayor Fraser Agnew and Councillor Mark Cosgrove at the unveiling the sculpture of the car used by Prince Bira in the 1946 Ulster Trophy Race. INNT 15-024-FP Pic by Freddie Parkinson

It was hosted by the mayor, Alderman Fraser Agnew, with local councillors, community representatives and pupils from The Thompson Primary School in attendance.

 

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