In pictures: Gilmore funeral takes place in Carrick

The funeral of loyalist Geordie Gilmore took place in Carrick this afternoon amid a heavy police presence.

Thursday, 23rd March 2017, 3:17 pm
Updated Friday, 24th March 2017, 10:39 am
PACEMAKER BELFAST 23/02/3017 Funeral of murdered loyalist Geordie Gilmore in Carrickfergus this afternoon. Gilmore was shot dead by fellow loyalists last week in the same Co Antrim town.

A column of mourners followed the coffin after a service at the Church of the Nazarene.

Mr. Gilmore was murdered in his car at Pinewood Avenue in Carrick’s Woodburn estate last week.

Police investigations are continuing.

PACEMAKER BELFAST, 23/03/2017 George 'Geordie' Gilmore funeral takes place in Carrickfergus amid a heavy police presence. Mandatory Credit: Samuel Severn / Pacemaker Press
PACEMAKER BELFAST 23/02/3017 Funeral of murdered loyalist Geordie Gilmore in Carrickfergus this afternoon. Gilmore was shot dead by fellow loyalists last week in the same Co Antrim town.
PACEMAKER BELFAST 23/02/3017 Funeral of murdered loyalist Geordie Gilmore in Carrickfergus this afternoon. Gilmore was shot dead by fellow loyalists last week in the same Co Antrim town.
PACEMAKER BELFAST, 23/03/2017 George 'Geordie' Gilmore funeral takes place in Carrickfergus amid a heavy police presence. Mandatory Credit: Samuel Severn / Pacemaker Press
PACEMAKER BELFAST 23/02/3017 Funeral of murdered loyalist Geordie Gilmore in Carrickfergus this afternoon. Gilmore was shot dead by fellow loyalists last week in the same Co Antrim town.
PACEMAKER BELFAST 23/02/3017 Funeral of murdered loyalist Geordie Gilmore in Carrickfergus this afternoon. Gilmore was shot dead by fellow loyalists last week in the same Co Antrim town.