Traffic disrupted by flag protest

The PSNI say that some roads are being blocked by loyalist protesters in north and south Belfast.

A group of about 40 protesters blocked the junction of the Carnmoney and Antrim Road in Glengormley. This has now ended.

Translink have said that bus services in the area are being disrupted.

Protests near the Belvoir Estate and Shaw's Bridge have also ended. There are disruptions in north Belfast, with a protest on Hesketh Road.

There has also been a protest in Newtownards.

More Northern Ireland stories



  • Children in Africa graphicBaby steps

    Why are more children in Africa living beyond five?

  • Olive oil and olivesFood myth

    Did 1950s Britain get its olive oil from a pharmacy?

  • Rio Ferdinand and David Moyes'Playing to win'

    Memorable quotes from sporting autobiographies BBC Sport

  • Hand washing to contain Ebola in LiberiaEbola virus

    More action is needed to tackle Ebola, say experts

  • shadow of people kissing on grassOutdoor love

    Should the police intervene when people have sex in public?

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.