Russell Sheils 3

The road racing season may be on hiatus for the winter but the hard work continues behind the scenes as Russell Shiels Tyres Ltd has been busy raising more than £2,000 towards the cost of replacing the Joey Dunlop grandstand at the start/finish line of the famous Ulster Grand Prix circuit in Dundrod.

Owner of the Magherafelt business Russell Shiels, who is a long-time road racing fan, produced and sold 1,000 car air fresheners that replicate Joey Dunlop’s iconic yellow Arai helmet to raise the funds.

Pictured receiving the cheque is William Dunlop with Joey’s son Gary Dunlop, Noel Johnston, Clerk of the Course at the Ulster Grand Prix and Russell Sheils.

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