Thousands of unionists have taken part in a parade to celebrate the 100 year anniversary of the signing of the Ulster Covenant. Police are on high alert as the march will pass by a number of potential flashpoint areas in north and east Belfast.
A huge union flag was hoisted above Belfast's City Hall and hundreds of bands marched through the city centre and towards Stormont.
Thousands of unionists have marched peacefully through Belfast to celebrate the 100 year anniversary of the Ulster Covenant.
A group of bandsmen get ready to take part in Saturday's Ulster Covenant parade in the name of the Union.
An Orange Order parade will be held in Belfast tomorrow to celebrate the centenary of the Ulster Covenant.