Gallery: New war memorial is dedicated in Kells & Connor

The Mayor of Mid & East Antrim Borough, Audrey Wales MBE lays a wreath at the new war memorial in Kells & Connor which was dedicated at a ceremony on Sunday.
The Mayor of Mid & East Antrim Borough, Audrey Wales MBE lays a wreath at the new war memorial in Kells & Connor which was dedicated at a ceremony on Sunday.

The fallen from two world wars and conflicts since from Kells, Connor and surrounding districts have been remembered at a special ceremony in the ‘twin villages’.

A new war memorial to those who made the surpeme sacrifice was dedicated on Sunday amidst torrential downpours.

Councillor Audrey Wales MBE, Mayor of Mid and East Antrim Borough Council attended the parade and service which took place in the presence of Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant for County Antrim, Joan Christie OBE who took the salute.

A dedication service was led by the Minister of St Saviours Church, Connor, Reverend McGowan and included a wreath laying at the war memorial.