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#Parades Commission

# parades-commission - Monday 4 November, 2013

Column: Is parading culture in Northern Ireland under threat?

Any conversation about the parading culture in Northern Ireland needs to be honest and informed, writes Chair of the Parades Commission Peter Osborne.

# parades-commission - Friday 2 August, 2013

DUP councillor Ruth Patterson arrested over Facebook comments

Both the BBC and the Press Association report that the the councillor was arrested after apologising for her comments last night.

# parades-commission - Thursday 18 July, 2013

Parades Commission tells Orange Order: You can't march through Ardoyne

In a decision announced this evening, the Commission said it had received no representations from unionists ahead of Saturday’s march.

# parades-commission - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

Fifth night of Belfast violence

A number of petrol bombs thrown at police and two vehicles set on fire.

# parades-commission - Monday 15 July, 2013

Petrol bombs thrown at police in Belfast for third night running

A number of men and boys have been arrested as a result of continuing violence.

# parades-commission - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Orange Order banned from marching through Ardoyne area

The DUP have decried the decision as “illogical”, and say the order has been left in an “impossible position”.

# parades-commission - Thursday 20 June, 2013

Parades Commission announces three new locations

The Parades Commission has issued determinations for three additional parades passing Clifton Street in Belfast.

# parades-commission - Friday 17 May, 2013

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

The Parades Commission there is still time to ensure a peaceful summer.

# parades-commission - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

SDLP calls on police in Northern Ireland to "assert the rule of law" over flag protests

Earlier today the Chief Constable of the PSNI said that marches and protests in Northern Ireland which do not notify the Parades Commission “must now come to an end”.

PSNI: 'Un-notified processions must now come to an end'

The Chief Constable of the PSNI, Matt Baggott, also said that Public Processions Act did not act as a suitable deterrent.

Parades Commission says Northern Ireland can 'choose' a peaceful summer

Chairman Peter Osborne issued a lengthy statement last night about the ongoing Union flag demonstrations and the next marching season.

# parades-commission - Monday 1 October, 2012

Grand Secretary of Orange Order calls image 'outrageous and unacceptable'

Drew Nelson was responding to a photograph which appeared to show a bandsman urinating outside a Catholic church during Saturday’s marches.

# parades-commission - Thursday 6 September, 2012

Loyal order apologises to Catholic parish for marching band music

The Royal Black Institution, a Protestant fraternity, played music outside a Catholic church in spite of advice from the Parades Commission.

# parades-commission - Saturday 25 August, 2012

In pictures: violence erupts during Belfast parades Clashes This post contains images

In pictures: violence erupts during Belfast parades

Clashes erupted as band breached Parades Commission determination against it marching past a Catholic Church.