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# flegs - Sunday 4 April, 2021

Will debates about the Irish flag obscure the dialogue around a united Ireland?
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# The Good Information Project

Will debates about the Irish flag obscure the dialogue around a united Ireland?

Apr 4th 2021, 12:05 AM 43,910 Views 110 Comments

Polling carried out by The Journal found it may be a red line issue.

# flegs - Friday 4 September, 2020

DUP blasts 'disgraceful' Ireland/Northern Ireland flag mix-up as BBC issues apology
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# Flegs

DUP blasts 'disgraceful' Ireland/Northern Ireland flag mix-up as BBC issues apology

Sep 4th 2020, 11:20 AM 140,782 Views 129 Comments

The programme had been reporting on the differing quarantine advice that exists in different parts of the UK.

# flegs - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Kem from Love Island was absolutely blasted for announcing a Belfast club night with an Irish flag
# Fun With Flags
From The Daily Edge
# Fun With Flags

Kem from Love Island was absolutely blasted for announcing a Belfast club night with an Irish flag

Aug 9th 2017, 1:31 PM 25,893 Views 0 Comments

Just don’t use flags when it comes to Ireland.

# flegs - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

This Dublin pub was caught rapid flying the Ivory Coast flag
# Gold White And Green
From The Daily Edge
# Gold White And Green

This Dublin pub was caught rapid flying the Ivory Coast flag

Apr 5th 2016, 11:56 AM 5,007 Views 0 Comments

Nooooo!

# flegs - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

DUP and UUP fanned flames of violent flag riots but lost control
# Flegs
# Flegs

DUP and UUP fanned flames of violent flag riots but lost control

Dec 3rd 2014, 10:39 PM 11,272 Views 57 Comments

Research from Queen’s says the parties did more than anyone to heighten tensions.

# flegs - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

There's a guy leading a group of tourists up Grafton Street with a Union Jack
# False Flag Op
From The Daily Edge
# False Flag Op

There's a guy leading a group of tourists up Grafton Street with a Union Jack

Oct 7th 2014, 11:36 AM 7,423 Views 22 Comments

Trolling level: Boss.

# flegs - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

PSNI called after Ryder Cup EU flag mistaken for 'terrorist' flag
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From The Daily Edge
# Flegs

PSNI called after Ryder Cup EU flag mistaken for 'terrorist' flag

Sep 30th 2014, 9:03 AM 3,232 Views 7 Comments

The flag was put up in Rory McIlroy’s Co Down hometown to celebrate Europe’s win in the Ryder Cup.

# flegs - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Did the Plaza Hotel mix up the Irish and Indian flags on St Patrick's Day?
# Flegs
From The Daily Edge
# Flegs

Did the Plaza Hotel mix up the Irish and Indian flags on St Patrick's Day?

Mar 19th 2014, 8:55 AM 4,055 Views 0 Comments

There was a tricolour with a difference flying in front of the hotel…

# flegs - Monday 30 December, 2013

'Today is the last day in Belfast. Hope leaders seize it' - Haass urges progress as deadline looms
# Deadline Day
# Deadline Day

'Today is the last day in Belfast. Hope leaders seize it' - Haass urges progress as deadline looms

Dec 30th 2013, 1:00 PM 6,186 Views 51 Comments

The final day of negotiations began at 10am this morning.

# flegs - Friday 8 March, 2013

# flegs - Saturday 2 March, 2013

PSNI encouraged by latest union flag protest in Belfast
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

PSNI encouraged by latest union flag protest in Belfast

Mar 2nd 2013, 3:46 PM 5,782 Views 20 Comments

Protestors today did not try to “parade unlawfully into the city centre” – a move welcomed by police authorities.

# flegs - Saturday 9 February, 2013

Timeline: How the flags drama unfolded in Northern Ireland
# Protests
# Protests

Timeline: How the flags drama unfolded in Northern Ireland

Feb 9th 2013, 8:45 AM 7,199 Views 0 Comments

It began with a vote and ended with burnt-out offices, dozens of injuries and arrests, and a sense that a fragile peace had been disrupted.

# flegs - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

Nearly four-fifths of NI voters would choose to stay in UK
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Nearly four-fifths of NI voters would choose to stay in UK

Feb 6th 2013, 2:58 PM 12,704 Views 105 Comments

A poll commissioned by the BBC shows that when undecideds are excluded, the North would vote 79-21 to stay in the Union.

# flegs - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Union flag pages under review as Facebook receives court order
# Flegs
# Flegs

Union flag pages under review as Facebook receives court order

Jan 22nd 2013, 4:21 PM 8,793 Views 20 Comments

A number of protest pages are currently unavailable in the UK as Facebook carries out its investigation.

# flegs - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Gilmore pledges to ‘repair damage done’ as a result of flag protests
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# Flegs

Gilmore pledges to ‘repair damage done’ as a result of flag protests

Jan 17th 2013, 7:40 PM 5,321 Views 39 Comments

The Tánaiste was in Belfast today to meet with Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, Theresa Villiers, along with the First Minister and Deputy First Minister.

# flegs - Sunday 13 January, 2013

PHOTOS: 29 PSNI injured after latest night of violence in Northern Ireland
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# Flegs

PHOTOS: 29 PSNI injured after latest night of violence in Northern Ireland

Jan 13th 2013, 4:00 PM 16,248 Views 122 Comments

The Chief Constable of the PSNI, Matt Baggott, said that those under his control had been ‘courageous’ in their actions.

Adams: The vast majority of the Belfast protests are illegal
# Violence
# Violence

Adams: The vast majority of the Belfast protests are illegal

Jan 13th 2013, 7:30 AM 5,746 Views 60 Comments

Gerry Adams said most of the protests are being organised by the BNP, the UVF and criminal elements, and need to end.

# flegs - Saturday 12 January, 2013

PHOTOS: Sixteen police officers hurt in Belfast clashes
# Unrest
# Unrest

PHOTOS: Sixteen police officers hurt in Belfast clashes

Jan 12th 2013, 4:46 PM 12,661 Views 72 Comments

Meanwhile Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore has said the violence is nothing to do with flags and is being orchestrated by “known criminals” intent on causing chaos.

# flegs - Monday 7 January, 2013

Fourth night of violence in East Belfast as flag protests continue
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# Flegs

Fourth night of violence in East Belfast as flag protests continue

Jan 7th 2013, 7:54 AM 4,825 Views 32 Comments

A 38-year-old who was arrested on Saturday will meanwhile appear in court charged with possession of a gun.

# flegs - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Northern Ireland leaders to meet over flag clashes
# Protests
# Protests

Northern Ireland leaders to meet over flag clashes

Dec 20th 2012, 9:28 AM 3,192 Views 37 Comments

The heads of the five main political parties will meet to discuss the unrest across Northern Ireland over the past two and a half weeks.

# flegs - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Children among 15 arrested during protests across Northern Ireland
# Tensions
# Tensions

Children among 15 arrested during protests across Northern Ireland

Dec 18th 2012, 10:24 AM 4,543 Views 42 Comments

An 11-year-old, a 12-year-old and two 13-year-olds were among those arrest after disorder broke out at loyalist protests last night.

# flegs - Monday 17 December, 2012

Loyalists plan protests across North over new policy on Union flag
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Loyalists plan protests across North over new policy on Union flag

Dec 17th 2012, 2:30 PM 10,701 Views 135 Comments

At least 21 peaceful protests are planned for 6pm this evening, in moves that could hamper commuters across NI.