Orange Order

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Lodge secretary Keith Roulston and Stewart McClean, deputy master of the Orange Order lodge in Newtowncunningham. Photograph: Freya McClements

In Newtowncunningham Orange Hall in Co Donegal, yoga class is under way. Yoga mats are laid out in rows on the floor; at the back of the stage i(...)

Northern Ireland secretary Sir Patrick Mayhew and  Tánaiste Dick Spring. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Northern secretary Patrick Mayhew was berated by the Orange Order at a private meeting in Belfast in 1993 after he said the behaviour of Orangemen on (...)

 Leo Varadkar  meets  the Grand Secretary of the Orange Lodge, Rev Mervyn Gibson at Government Buildings. Photograph:  Niall Carson/PA Wire

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar met with the grand secretary of the Orange Order in Dublin on Monday for a wide-ranging discussion on North-South issues that a(...)

Thousands of Orange Order members are to voice ‘despair’ over the outcome of the abortion referendum  in the Republic during their Twelfth of July celebrations. Fie photograph: Paul Faith/AFP/Getty Images.

Thousands of Orange Order members are to voice “despair” over the outcome of the abortion referendum in the Republic during their Twelfth of July cele(...)

The relationship between Ireland and the United Kingdom is being “tested” for the first time in several years over the Brexit negotiations, Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney has said.   Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The relationship between Ireland and the United Kingdom is being “tested” for the first time in several years over the Brexit negotiations, Tánaiste a(...)

Orangemen and women make their way past the nationalist Ardoyne area in Belfast. Photograph: Getty Images

The normally contentious Orange Order parade past the Ardoyne shops in north Belfast took place on Wednesday without incident or protest. As tens of (...)

Orangemen at the annual pre Twelfth of July parade held in Rossnowlagh, Co  Donegal. Photograph; Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

DUP leader Arlene Foster joined a large crowd watching the Republic’s only annual Orange parade on Saturday. She was with family members and friends (...)

The stirrups can be seen in this painting, ‘The Battle of the Boyne’, by Dutch artist Jan van Huchtenburg

The most mundane items can, by chance, become extremely valuable if they acquire the magic of provenance. A pair of 17th-century riding stirrups, in C(...)

 Orange Order grand secretary Drew Nelson. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Orange Order grand secretary Drew Nelson has died aged 60 after a short illness. Mr Nelson, from Dromore in Co Down, was described as a pragmatic and(...)

A loyalist protester gestures to the police in north Belfast in July 14th, 2013, after an Orange Parade was blocked from marching past the nationalist Ardoyne area. File photograph: Cathal McNaughton

The Parades Commission has formally given permission for an Orange Order parade to finally complete its return leg through the nationalist area of Ard(...)

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