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The Irish Times
Archaeologist finds 200-year-old Galway ‘refugee camp’homes and fled to areas such as the Slieve Aughty mountains. The Peep-O-Boys, w
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
homes and fled to areas such as the Slieve Aughty mountains. The Peep-O-Boys, who claimed victory, were precursors of the Orange Order. Unfortunately, the south Galway-bound migrants may have been taken advantage of before they left Ulster, Dr... Read more
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heraldscotland
Kevin McKenna: It is time to stand up to those who wish to criminalise faithare hotbeds of anti-gay propaganda and must be shut. It’s another lie. Not so
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
are hotbeds of anti-gay propaganda and must be shut. It’s another lie. Not so very long ago the Catholic Church viewed the Orange Order in Scotland with a degree of fear and suspicion. The two institutions might soon find themselves uniting under... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
GARC parade against Orange march deal strayed from route to 'avoid a riot', court hearsstrayed from route to 'avoid a riot', court hears Organisers of a march protes
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
strayed from route to 'avoid a riot', court hears Organisers of a march protesting at a deal to enable a controversial Orange Order parade through north Belfast strayed from their permitted route to avoid a riot, a court has... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Orange Order stray to 'avoid a riot', court hears August 15 2017 Organisers of a march protesting at a deal to enable a cont
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
August 15 2017 Organisers of a march protesting at a deal to enable a controversial Orange Order parade through north Belfast strayed from their... Read more
8d
Belfast Telegraph
Deal is struck with youths to ensure bonfire is not built in middle of Northern Ireland roadLecky Road flyover - a main thoroughfare in and out of Derry - with a 20ft bonf
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Lecky Road flyover - a main thoroughfare in and out of Derry - with a 20ft bonfire. The structure was adorned with Union, Orange Order and Northern Ireland football team flags, as well as several Sinn Fein election posters. There were also a... Read more
9d
The Irish Times
Interviews with paramilitaries: Histories of the IRA and UVFgiven the role that the two men played in securing the peace process. The book
The Irish Times / Posted 9 days ago
given the role that the two men played in securing the peace process. The book also reveals how a senior member of the Orange Order wrote to loyalist killer Billy Wright to thank him “and his comrades” for the role they played in the Drumcree... Read more
11d
Belfast Telegraph
Concerns grow after threat to torch Derry shop if bonfire material seizedof the Lecky Road flyover - a main road in and out of the city - with a 20ft py
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
of the Lecky Road flyover - a main road in and out of the city - with a 20ft pyre. The structure was adorned with Union, Orange Order and Northern Ireland football flags, as well as several Sinn Fein election posters. There was also a poppy... Read more
13d
Belfast Telegraph
Spectators at Twelfth had to jump to avoid drink driver, court hearspedestrians. Belfast Magistrates' Court heard the defendant had been drinking
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
pedestrians. Belfast Magistrates' Court heard the defendant had been drinking while in the city centre to watch the annual Orange Order parade. He then went back to collect and remove his Vauxhall Vectra as a large number of spectators were... Read more
14d
Daily Record
Lulu returns to Glasgow roots to find out story of why her mum was given awaywas from a Catholic family in the city’s Townhead, while her grandmother Helen
Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
was from a Catholic family in the city’s Townhead, while her grandmother Helen was associated with the Protestant Orange Order in Bridgeton. His family saved to send him to America to keep him from Helen but he returned a few months... Read more
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Scotsman
Singer Lulu uncovers sectarian scandal in her family’s pastHugh was a jailbird from a Catholic family in Townhead, while wife Helen’s fami
Scotsman / Posted 15 days ago
Hugh was a jailbird from a Catholic family in Townhead, while wife Helen’s family was strongly involved with the Protestant Orange Order in Bridgeton. Hugh’s family saved to send him to live in America to keep him from Helen, only him to work his... Read more
17d
Belfast Telegraph
No surprise that ancestor of Big Brother's Emma Willis was Orangeman with chequered past, insists Order5 2017 The Orange Order says scores around the world should not be surprised
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
5 2017 The Orange Order says scores around the world should not be surprised to discover they have loyalist... Read more
17d
EveningTimes Online
Fans defend anti-hate law at football and want it to staysuch as support from all sides of the political spectrum, from the SFA, particu
EveningTimes Online / Posted 17 days ago
such as support from all sides of the political spectrum, from the SFA, particularly from Rangers and Celtic, from the Orange Order – using the excuse of “culture” is not good enough.” Gordon Anthony said: “I have been a football fan all my... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Orange halls need police protection stepped up: Swannadditional resources so that they can increase patrols around Orange halls to s
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
additional resources so that they can increase patrols around Orange halls to stamp out this mindless vandalism." The Orange Order said there had been eight reported attacks on its property so far this year. A spokesman expressed sadness at... Read more
27d
Belfast Telegraph
DUP slams Presbyterian's claim Orange Order is sectarian A DUP MP has hit out at a former Presbyterian Moderator who said there is a
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
A DUP MP has hit out at a former Presbyterian Moderator who said there is a "reservoir of anti-Catholicism and sectarianism" in the... Read more
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27d
Belfast Telegraph
Orange Order member McNarry lifts lid on 'ride the goat' ritual for new recruits An Orangeman has revealed prospective members must go through an initiation
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
An Orangeman has revealed prospective members must go through an initiation ritual... Read more
27d
Belfast Telegraph
Top Presbyterian says Orange Order is sectarian - DUP slams claim A DUP MP has hit out at a former Presbyterian Moderator who said there is a
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
A DUP MP has hit out at a former Presbyterian Moderator who said there is a "reservoir of anti-Catholicism and... Read more
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28d
Belfast Telegraph
Orange Order shoots itself in foot with 'RIP' furore The Orange Order has an unfortunate habit of casting itself in a poor light.
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
The Orange Order has an unfortunate habit of casting itself in a poor light. A case in point is the article in the Orange Standard decrying the use of the letters RIP - Rest In Peace - by... Read more
28d
Belfast Telegraph
Top Presbyterian's says Orange Order is sectarian - DUP slams claim A DUP MP has hit out at a former Presbyterian Moderator who said there is a
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
A DUP MP has hit out at a former Presbyterian Moderator who said there is a "reservoir of anti-Catholicism and... Read more
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28d
Belfast Telegraph
Top Presbyterian's claims that Orange Order is sectarian angers Jeffrey Donaldson A DUP MP has hit out at a former Presbyterian Moderator who said there is a
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
A DUP MP has hit out at a former Presbyterian Moderator who said there is a... Read more
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28d
Belfast Telegraph
Orange Order members told 'don't use RIP - it's too Catholic' The term is widely used on Facebook and Twitter to mark the passing of someon
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
The term is widely used on Facebook and Twitter to mark the passing of someone. Orange Order members have been told not to... Read more
28d
Belfast Telegraph
Orange Order members told 'ditch RIP on social media' The term is widely used on Facebook and Twitter to mark the passing of someon
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
The term is widely used on Facebook and Twitter to mark the passing of someone. Orange Order members have been told not to use the term... Read more
29d
express
The Open 2017 LIVE: Updates, leaderboard, analysis as Jordan Spieth bids to win Claret Jugcome Alex Noren and Rickie Fowler, who you’ll be delighted to hear has ditched
express / Posted 29 days ago
come Alex Noren and Rickie Fowler, who you’ll be delighted to hear has ditched his black skinny trousers for the classic orange. Order has been restored, thank God! 13:25: Some bloke on Twitter: “Jordan Spieth is like a level-headed sports movie... Read more
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