Ahead of next week’s Giro d’Italia cycle event, Solo branded Cable Service Station in Whitehead, Co Antrim, has gone pink!
As the iconic race speeds past the filling station on Saturday, May 10, a grandstand is being erected on the forecourt and there will be Italian themed food, etc, available on the day.
The Giro d’Italia will stage its Grande Partenza (big start) in Belfast on Friday May 9 with two days of racing in Northern Ireland and a third finishing in Dublin on May 11.
Friday (May 9) will see the Team Time Trial from Titanic Belfast to Stormont and finishing at Belfast City Hall.
Saturday (May 10) will see the competitors travel up to the North Antrim Coast and race along the Causeway Coastal Route back to Belfast before concluding on the Sunday (May 11) with a road stage from Armagh to Dublin.