X Factor judge helps to launch Circuit of Ireland

X Factor judge Louis Walsh travelled to Lisburn for the ceremonial launch of the Circuit of Ireland.

The boyband manager was joined by Lisburn’s mayor, Councillor Thomas Beckett for the launch, which included a special concert by local favourite Flash Harry.

Victoria Lindsay and friends with former X Factor judge and famous boy band manager Louis Walsh.

Victoria Lindsay and friends with former X Factor judge and famous boy band manager Louis Walsh.

Performing the songs of Queen, Flash Harry delighted the crowds that had flocked to Market Square.

Also taking to the stage were the McGuigan School of Irish Dancing and members of Drumlough Pipe Band.