Jonathan Rea: Motorcycling ace receives MBE from Prince William

Motorcycling world champion Jonathan Rea has received his MBE at Buckingham Palace.

Tuesday, 21st November 2017, 1:57 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 12:09 am
Jonathan Rea is made an MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) by the Duke of Cambridge at Buckingham Palace.
Jonathan Rea is made an MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) by the Duke of Cambridge at Buckingham Palace.

The 30-year-old Ballyclare man, a triple world superbike champion, was presented with his honour by Prince William.

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Last June, Rea was named in the Queen’s birthday honours list. In September he completed a hat-trick of successive World Superbike titles.