Mayoral reception for ‘sporting legend’

Mayor of Antrim and Newtownabbey, councillor Jim Montgomery recently welcomed renowned local sportsman, Neil Booth and his wife Doreen to Antrim Civic Centre to acknowledge Neil’s recent achievements.

Thursday, 10th September 2020, 9:27 am
Mayor of Antrim and Newtownabbey, Councillor Jim Montgomery was delighted to welcome local sportsman, Neil Booth and his wife Doreen to Antrim Civic Centre to acknowledge Neil's recent achievements. Neil is a Commonwealth gold medal winner in the field of bowls and was inducted into Council's Gallery of Sporting Legends in 2013. He recently completed a bowling challenge, visiting and playing at 52 venues throughout Ireland, raising 14k for mental health charities; Mindwise and Pieta House.

Mayor of Antrim and Newtownabbey, councillor Jim Montgomery recently welcomed renowned local sportsman, Neil Booth and his wife Doreen to Antrim Civic Centre to acknowledge Neil’s recent achievements.

Neil is a Commonwealth Games gold medal winner in bowls and was inducted into Council’s Gallery of Sporting Legends in 2013.

He recently completed a bowling challenge, visiting and playing at 52 venues throughout Ireland, raising 14k for mental health charities - Mindwise and Pieta House.