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WATCH: Huge welcome home for TT rider’s body

June 19, 2017 . 12:02 pm

Monday, June 19th, 2017 12:02pm Share on Facebook Share on Messenger Share on Messenger Share on Twitter Share on Whatsapp

A TT rider who died during this year’s festival has been given a huge reception after his body was returned to Ireland for his funeral.

Alan Bonner lost his life during an incident at the 33rd Milestone during a qualifying session on June 7.

At the weekend, his body was taken to Ireland – his funeral will take place tomorrow.

Wellwishers lined the route as bikers provided an escort tailing back miles.

One filmed the huge cortege as it made its way past:

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