IN PICTURES: Twenty pictures from Donaghcloney on July 12

Rihanna Graham gets in some last minutes practice before the parade in Donaghcloney
Rihanna Graham gets in some last minutes practice before the parade in Donaghcloney

Thousands of spectators descended on the Co Down village to see more than 100 lodges, accompanied by around 80 bands, take part in the annual procession.

Addressing brethren at the demonstration field, the Orange Order’s Deputy Grand Master Harold Henning said Holding a border poll on the future of Northern Ireland would only give nationalists false hope.

He also spoke about the importance of maintaining and strengthening the Union.