This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
Dublin: 12 °C Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Orange Hall smoke damaged in arson attack

The incident occurred in the early hours of this morning in west Belfast.

Image: Keresaspa via Wikimedia/Creative Commons

POLICE IN NORTHERN Ireland are appealing for information about a reported arson attack on an Orange Hall in west Belfast during the early hours of this morning.

It is believed that a plastic container was placed against an external metal door of the property on the Springfield Road before it was set alight.

The door was damaged as a result. The blaze also caused smoke damage inside the building, according to PSNI detectives.

Anyone with information is asked to contact CID at Musgrave or the Crimestoppers line.

As Northern Ireland prepares for the traditionally tense parades’ seasons, residents have been asked to make positive choices for a peaceful summer.

‘Fighting fit and fit to fight’: Defence Forces train in 1940s Ireland

Suspect in attempted murder of PSNI officers arrested in England

Northern Ireland has a choice about ‘what type of summer’ it wants

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article

Read next:


This is YOUR comments community. Stay civil, stay constructive, stay on topic. Please familiarise yourself with our comments policy here before taking part.
write a comment

Leave a commentcancel