Robert in fine voice as he celebrates opening of Brandywell greyhound track

Inishowen man Robert Bonner, who expressed a wish that he would live to see the new Brandywell greyhound track as he battled cancer, has said he was absolutely delighted with the new facility after visitng the new stadium.

And to mark the occassion here's Robert, who is in his 80s and originally from Burt, County Donegal, was in fine voice as he gave a rendition of 'Lovely Derry, On the Banks of the Foyle'.

Robert Bonner with a framed picture of the old and new Brandywell Greyhound tracks, presented to him by his niece.

Robert Bonner with a framed picture of the old and new Brandywell Greyhound tracks, presented to him by his niece.

See full story in Friday's Derry Journal.