Belfast Telegraph

Wednesday 23 July 2014

In Pictures: Olympic bronze medallists Paddy Barnes and Michael Conlan given huge welcome on return to Belfast

Crowds lined the streets of Belfast city centre as Olympic bronze medalists, Paddy Barnes and Michael Conlon travelled from Writer's Square to City Hall in an open-top bus

Crowds turned out in Belfast this afternoon as Olympic bronze boxers Paddy Barnes and Michael Conlan were driven through the city centre on an open-top bus.

Barnes (25) became the first Irish boxer to win medals at successive Olympics while Conlan (20), who is a member of west Belfast's St John Bosco club, won his first medal on his Olympic debut.

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