Video: Hundreds turn out for ‘Day of Reflection’ in Magherafelt

Several thousand attended the ‘Day of Reflection’ at Magherafelt today to mark the centenary of World War I.

There was a parade of standard bearers through the town prior to aservice of remembrance in Meadowbank Sports Arena on the Ballyronan Road.

Those taking part travelled from across Northern Ireland and there were a number from the Irish Republic.

The event, which incorporated a family fun day with a wide range of entertainment, stalls, and exhibitions, was organised by the officers and members of Castledawson, Magherafelt and Upperlands Royal British Legion.