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Playwright Martin Lynch honoured at Belfast reception

1 August 2013 Last updated at 22:28 BST

The work of the playwright Martin Lynch has been honoured at a special reception in Belfast.

The arts world gathered in the Cathedral quarter to witness the unveiling of a plaque to the playwright.

Martin Lynch is best known for his plays The History of the Troubles According to My Da, The Titanic Boys, The Chronicles of Long Kesh and Dancing Shoes - The George Best Story.

BBC Newsline's Peter Coulter reports.

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