Protests continue in Belfast over Union flag

Protests are ongoing in Belfast over restrictions placed on the flying of the Union flag at City Hall, but ITV News staff on the ground report that the situation in Carrickfergus is currently peaceful.

Police and protesters
Police and protesters have not clashed this evening. Credit: ITV News
Police in Carrickfergus
A blocked road in Carrickfergus is cleared by police. Credit: ITV News
Police and protesters
Police officers keep an eye on protesters. Credit: ITV News


Belfast protests: Three arrests

A man and two teenagers have been arrested in Belfast during protests over the Union flag controversy.