Pierce Brosnan honoured by Navan Town

Thursday 11 November 1999 20.15

Over 500 people turned out in Navan County Meath today to honour the actor Pierce Brosnan. Navan Urban District Council bestowed the honour of Freeman on the 46-year-old at a civic reception at ten o'clock this morning. The James Bond star, who was accompanied by his mother May and his son Christopher, mingled with locals for over an hour. Mr Brosnan, who was born in Drogheda and lived in Navan for 12 years, declared himself proud to be a Navan man.