Thousands at Marine Highway for Big Start

Visitors from the USA and continental Europe were among those who joined Carrick residents for Giro d’Italia celebrations today (Saturday).

Claire Swan, visitor information officer at Carrickfergus Museum and Civic Centre, said the service had one of its busiest days with over 200 people calling in.

A four-man group leads the front of the Giro d'Italia as it passes through Carrickfergus. INLT 20-401-RM
A four-man group leads the front of the Giro d'Italia as it passes through Carrickfergus. INLT 20-401-RM

Claire added: “That’s very good. We’ve had some from America, some English people over to the see the bike race and some Italian.

 

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