IN PHOTOS: SHARED SPACE RALLY

Brendan Harkin

A rally was held on the 23rd June at Cherryvale Playing Fields in South Belfast in response to the erecting of UVF flags along routes including Ormeau Road and Ravenhill Road.

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Speaking to the rally was a local Ormeau resident, Dominica McGowan.
Roughly 250 people in attendance including representatives of Sinn Fein, SDLP, Alliance and the Green Party.

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On the day of the rally there was a police presence further down the Ravenhill Road in anticipation of Loyalist counter-protesters. An online petition against the flags has received almost 2,000 signatures.


Brendan Harkin is originally from Belfast and is currently based on Twitter. You can find more of his photography here.

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