Councillors tackle football legends at London property event

Cllr Uel Mackin, Bobby Zamora, Ald Allan Ewart and Rio Ferdinand.
Cllr Uel Mackin, Bobby Zamora, Ald Allan Ewart and Rio Ferdinand.

Cllr Uel Mackin and Ald Allan Ewart met former Premier League footballers Bobby Zamora and Rio Ferdinand at MIPIM - the UK’s largest property event - at Olympia, London recently.

The councillors were part of a delegation from Lisburn and Castlereagh who were at the event promoting the area to potential investors and developers.

Ex-England internationals Zamora and Ferdinand are directors of the Legacy Foundation, which works to bring sport, education and affordable housing projects to local communities.