Two Newtownabbey men have received gongs in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List.
Councillor Billy Webb of Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council, who was Mayor of Newtownabbey from 2012 until 2013, will receive an MBE for services to local government and the community.
The Alliance party member has been a representative for the Macedon area since 1997.
Also receiving an MBE is Chairman of the Board of Governors of Hazelwood Integrated College Trevor Parkhill, who was recognised for services to education in Northern Ireland.
For the full story see the next edition of the Newtownabbey Times, in shops from Wednesday June 18.