Video: Borough embraces the Giro

Take two minutes to look back at how Newtownabbey embraced the 2014 Giro d’Italia.

Glengormley, Whiteabbey and other areas of the borough celebrated in style by going pink for race day.

Nine-year-old Lee Walker gets ready to welcome the Giro to Whiteabbey. Pic by Freddie Parkinson

Nine-year-old Lee Walker gets ready to welcome the Giro to Whiteabbey. Pic by Freddie Parkinson

Hundreds of people lined the Antrim Road and Shore Road on Saturday, May 10 to cheer on the world’s top cyclists during stage two of the Grande Partenza.

Award-winning photographer Freddie Parkinson was there to capture the action.

This is a selection of his pictures, and some of those submitted by Newtownabbey Times readers.

 

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