James McVeigh remembered at Tir na nÓg’s Walk, Run or Cycle fundraiser

Members of Tir na nÓg GAC, plus the family and friends of the late James McVeigh turned out in great numbers at Whitehill on Saturday for the club’s Walk, Run, or Cycle to raise funds for Chest, Heart & Stroke.

James’s parents Louise and Jim Mcveigh donated an all weather Defibrillator box which will provide 24 hour access to this vital piece of equipment for the local community. Balloons were released by James’s siblings, plus nephews and nieces, blue one for Tir na nÓg, black and white for his former club Ardoyne Kickhams and yellow ones for his county Antrim.

A large crowd took part in the event, some walking, some running and others cycling in what was a memorable event for the Tir na nÓg club and the McVeigh family

Bert Trowlen went along for the Saffron Gael to capture the events of the day.

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