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Eleventh night bonfires: when and where they are being lit

Published 11/07/2015

Bonfires are seen as a loyalist tradition
Bonfires are seen as a loyalist tradition

The annual eleventh night bonfires are being lit at varying times this year. Here's a list of a few of the main bonfires across Northern Ireland and what time they are being lit.

  • Bloomfield walkway Saturday @ midnight
     
  • Avoniel Park Saturday @ midnight
     
  • Roden Street Sunday @ midnight
     
  • Orangefield Saturday @ midnight
     
  • Shankill estate Saturday @ midnight
     
  • Comber Saturday @ midnight
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  • Movilla Newtownards Saturday 10pm
     
  • Glenn estate, Newtownards Saturday @ midnight
     
  • Ravenhill Road Sunday 2am
     
  • Eastway Rathcoole Sunday 12am
     
  • Killymerron Saturday 10.30pm/11pm
     
  • Sandy Row Sunday 2am
     
  • Bloomfield estate Bangor Saturday @ midnight
     
  • East End Saturday 10pm
     
  • Craigyhill Larne Saturday @ midnight
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  • Ballymacash Saturday 11.45pm
     
  • Boyne Square Larne Saturday @ midnight
     
  • Woodburn Carrick Saturday @ midnight
     
  • Ballyduff Sunday 9pm
     
  • New Mossley Saturday @ midnight
     
  • Kilcooley estate Saturday @ midnight
     
  • Articlave Saturday @ midnight
     
  • Greenisland Saturday @ midnight
     
  • Conway (Shankill) Saturday @ midnight
     
  • Lanark Way Saturday @ midnight
     
  • Springmartin Saturday @ midnight
     
  • Ballybeen Saturday @ midnight
     
  • Cregagh Saturday @ midnight
     
  • Ardcarn and Tullycarnet Saturday @ midnight
     
  • Glencairn Saturday @ midnight
     
  • Ballycarry Saturday @ midnight

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Chobham Street where more than 50 homes have been boarded up to protect them from a 11 July bonfire. Photo: Matt Mackey/Presseye
Chobham Street where more than 50 homes have been boarded up to protect them from a 11 July bonfire. Photo: Matt Mackey/Presseye
Bonfire builders at Mount Vernon in north Belfast. Photo: Matt Mackey/Presseye
Bonfire builders at Mount Vernon in north Belfast. Photo: Matt Mackey/Presseye
Bonfire builders at Mount Vernon in north Belfast. Photo: Matt Mackey/Presseye
Bonfire builders at Mount Vernon in north Belfast. Photo: Matt Mackey/Presseye
Bonfire builders at Mount Vernon in north Belfast. Photo: Matt Mackey/Presseye
Bonfire builders at Mount Vernon in north Belfast. Photo: Matt Mackey/Presseye
Bonfire builders at Mount Vernon in north Belfast. Photo: Matt Mackey/Presseye
Chobham Street where more than 50 homes have been boarded up to protect them from a 11 July bonfire. Photo: Matt Mackey/Presseye
Chobham Street where more than 50 homes have been boarded up to protect them from a 11 July bonfire. Photo: Matt Mackey/Presseye
Chobham Street where more than 50 homes have been boarded up to protect them from a 11 July bonfire. Photo: Matt Mackey/Presseye
Chobham Street where more than 50 homes have been boarded up to protect them from a 11 July bonfire. Photo: Matt Mackey/Presseye
A workman boarding up houses at Chobham Street
Properties near the Chobham Street bonfire are boarded up
A bonfire at Cregagh Park
Bonfires are seen as a loyalist tradition
The bonfire at Ballymacash
Pallets stacked ready to be placed on the structure
There is to be a tightening of regulations regarding old tyres to prevent bonfires
Firefighters at the scene of the Sandy Row bonfire after it was set alight early
Firefighters at the scene of the Sandy Row bonfire after it was set alight early
Sandy Row Bonfire Firefighters extinguish the blaze at the Sandy Row Bonfire. The structure, in the car park of the Days Hotel on Wellwood Street. Pacemaker Press
PACEMAKER BELFAST 25/06/2015 Sandy Row Bonfire Firefighters extinguish the blaze at the Sandy Row Bonfire. The structure, in the car park of the Days Hotel on Wellwood Street, was lit on Thursday morning and has now been extinguished. However police remain at the scene where a man in his 30s has been detained as a result of disturbances in the area. Photo Aidan O'Reilly/Pacemaker Press
PACEMAKER BELFAST 25/06/2015 Sandy Row Bonfire Firefighters extinguish the blaze at the Sandy Row Bonfire. The structure, in the car park of the Days Hotel on Wellwood Street, was lit on Thursday morning and has now been extinguished. However police remain at the scene where a man in his 30s has been detained as a result of disturbances in the area. Photo Aidan O'Reilly/Pacemaker Press
PACEMAKER BELFAST 25/06/2015 Sandy Row Bonfire Firefighters extinguish the blaze at the Sandy Row Bonfire. The structure, in the car park of the Days Hotel on Wellwood Street, was lit on Thursday morning and has now been extinguished. However police remain at the scene where a man in his 30s has been detained as a result of disturbances in the area. Photo Aidan O'Reilly/Pacemaker Press
PACEMAKER BELFAST 25/06/2015 Sandy Row Bonfire Firefighters extinguish the blaze at the Sandy Row Bonfire. The structure, in the car park of the Days Hotel on Wellwood Street, was lit on Thursday morning and has now been extinguished. However police remain at the scene where a man in his 30s has been detained as a result of disturbances in the area. Photo Aidan O'Reilly/Pacemaker Press
PACEMAKER BELFAST 25/06/2015 Sandy Row Bonfire Firefighters extinguish the blaze at the Sandy Row Bonfire. The structure, in the car park of the Days Hotel on Wellwood Street, was lit on Thursday morning and has now been extinguished. However police remain at the scene where a man in his 30s has been detained as a result of disturbances in the area. Photo Aidan O'Reilly/Pacemaker Press
PACEMAKER BELFAST 25/06/2015 Sandy Row Bonfire Firefighters extinguish the blaze at the Sandy Row Bonfire. The structure, in the car park of the Days Hotel on Wellwood Street, was lit on Thursday morning and has now been extinguished. However police remain at the scene where a man in his 30s has been detained as a result of disturbances in the area. Photo Aidan O'Reilly/Pacemaker Press
PACEMAKER BELFAST 25/06/2015 Sandy Row Bonfire Firefighters extinguish the blaze at the Sandy Row Bonfire. The structure, in the car park of the Days Hotel on Wellwood Street, was lit on Thursday morning and has now been extinguished. However police remain at the scene where a man in his 30s has been detained as a result of disturbances in the area. Photo Aidan O'Reilly/Pacemaker Press
PACEMAKER BELFAST 25/06/2015 Sandy Row Bonfire Firefighters extinguish the blaze at the Sandy Row Bonfire. The structure, in the car park of the Days Hotel on Wellwood Street, was lit on Thursday morning and has now been extinguished. However police remain at the scene where a man in his 30s has been detained as a result of disturbances in the area. Photo Aidan O'Reilly/Pacemaker Press
PACEMAKER BELFAST 25/06/2015 Sandy Row Bonfire Firefighters extinguish the blaze at the Sandy Row Bonfire. The structure, in the car park of the Days Hotel on Wellwood Street, was lit on Thursday morning and has now been extinguished. However police remain at the scene where a man in his 30s has been detained as a result of disturbances in the area. Photo Aidan O'Reilly/Pacemaker Press
PACEMAKER BELFAST 25/06/2015 Sandy Row Bonfire Firefighters extinguish the blaze at the Sandy Row Bonfire. The structure, in the car park of the Days Hotel on Wellwood Street, was lit on Thursday morning and has now been extinguished. However police remain at the scene where a man in his 30s has been detained as a result of disturbances in the area. Photo Aidan O'Reilly/Pacemaker Press
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye AWARD-WINNING Belfast restaurant, Tedfords on Donegall Quay, is set to open a second restaurant in the city centre in the next two weeks, creating 20 new jobs. Owned and managed by husband and wife team, Alan and Sharon Foster, over ¬£250,000 has been invested in TedfordsÄô Kitchen, which is scheduled to open at the beginning of July and is situated at No. 1 Lanyon Quay. Pictured L Äì R are Colin Angus, Facilities Manager and Cormac Artt, Head of Design from Richmond Interiors & Fit Out with TedfordsÄô Kitchen Proprietor & Group Head Chef, Alan Foster ¬and Co-Proprietor, Sharon Foster
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye AWARD-WINNING Belfast restaurant, Tedfords on Donegall Quay, is set to open a second restaurant in the city centre in the next two weeks, creating 20 new jobs. Owned and managed by husband and wife team, Alan and Sharon Foster, over ¬£250,000 has been invested in TedfordsÄô Kitchen, which is scheduled to open at the beginning of July and is situated at No. 1 Lanyon Quay. Pictured L Äì R are Colin Angus, Facilities Manager and Cormac Artt, Head of Design from Richmond Interiors & Fit Out with TedfordsÄô Kitchen Proprietor & Group Head Chef, Alan Foster ¬and Co-Proprietor, Sharon Foster
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye AWARD-WINNING Belfast restaurant, Tedfords on Donegall Quay, is set to open a second restaurant in the city centre in the next two weeks, creating 20 new jobs. Owned and managed by husband and wife team, Alan and Sharon Foster, over ¬£250,000 has been invested in TedfordsÄô Kitchen, which is scheduled to open at the beginning of July and is situated at No. 1 Lanyon Quay. Pictured L Äì R are Colin Angus, Facilities Manager and Cormac Artt, Head of Design from Richmond Interiors & Fit Out with TedfordsÄô Kitchen Proprietor & Group Head Chef, Alan Foster ¬and Co-Proprietor, Sharon Foster
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye AWARD-WINNING Belfast restaurant, Tedfords on Donegall Quay, is set to open a second restaurant in the city centre in the next two weeks, creating 20 new jobs. Owned and managed by husband and wife team, Alan and Sharon Foster, over ¬£250,000 has been invested in TedfordsÄô Kitchen, which is scheduled to open at the beginning of July and is situated at No. 1 Lanyon Quay. Pictured L Äì R are Colin Angus, Facilities Manager and Cormac Artt, Head of Design from Richmond Interiors & Fit Out with TedfordsÄô Kitchen Proprietor & Group Head Chef, Alan Foster ¬and Co-Proprietor, Sharon Foster
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye AWARD-WINNING Belfast restaurant, Tedfords on Donegall Quay, is set to open a second restaurant in the city centre in the next two weeks, creating 20 new jobs. Owned and managed by husband and wife team, Alan and Sharon Foster, over ¬£250,000 has been invested in TedfordsÄô Kitchen, which is scheduled to open at the beginning of July and is situated at No. 1 Lanyon Quay. Pictured L Äì R are Colin Angus, Facilities Manager and Cormac Artt, Head of Design from Richmond Interiors & Fit Out with TedfordsÄô Kitchen Proprietor & Group Head Chef, Alan Foster ¬and Co-Proprietor, Sharon Foster
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye AWARD-WINNING Belfast restaurant, Tedfords on Donegall Quay, is set to open a second restaurant in the city centre in the next two weeks, creating 20 new jobs. Owned and managed by husband and wife team, Alan and Sharon Foster, over ¬£250,000 has been invested in TedfordsÄô Kitchen, which is scheduled to open at the beginning of July and is situated at No. 1 Lanyon Quay. Pictured L Äì R are Colin Angus, Facilities Manager and Cormac Artt, Head of Design from Richmond Interiors & Fit Out with TedfordsÄô Kitchen Proprietor & Group Head Chef, Alan Foster ¬and Co-Proprietor, Sharon Foster
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye AWARD-WINNING Belfast restaurant, Tedfords on Donegall Quay, is set to open a second restaurant in the city centre in the next two weeks, creating 20 new jobs. Owned and managed by husband and wife team, Alan and Sharon Foster, over ¬£250,000 has been invested in TedfordsÄô Kitchen, which is scheduled to open at the beginning of July and is situated at No. 1 Lanyon Quay. Pictured L Äì R are Colin Angus, Facilities Manager and Cormac Artt, Head of Design from Richmond Interiors & Fit Out with TedfordsÄô Kitchen Proprietor & Group Head Chef, Alan Foster ¬and Co-Proprietor, Sharon Foster
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye AWARD-WINNING Belfast restaurant, Tedfords on Donegall Quay, is set to open a second restaurant in the city centre in the next two weeks, creating 20 new jobs. Owned and managed by husband and wife team, Alan and Sharon Foster, over ¬£250,000 has been invested in TedfordsÄô Kitchen, which is scheduled to open at the beginning of July and is situated at No. 1 Lanyon Quay. Pictured L Äì R are Colin Angus, Facilities Manager and Cormac Artt, Head of Design from Richmond Interiors & Fit Out with TedfordsÄô Kitchen Proprietor & Group Head Chef, Alan Foster ¬and Co-Proprietor, Sharon Foster
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye AWARD-WINNING Belfast restaurant, Tedfords on Donegall Quay, is set to open a second restaurant in the city centre in the next two weeks, creating 20 new jobs. Owned and managed by husband and wife team, Alan and Sharon Foster, over ¬£250,000 has been invested in TedfordsÄô Kitchen, which is scheduled to open at the beginning of July and is situated at No. 1 Lanyon Quay. Pictured L Äì R are Colin Angus, Facilities Manager and Cormac Artt, Head of Design from Richmond Interiors & Fit Out with TedfordsÄô Kitchen Proprietor & Group Head Chef, Alan Foster ¬and Co-Proprietor, Sharon Foster
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast - Northern Ireland - Thursday 25th June 2015 - Sandy Row Bonfire Pictured is firefighters at the scene of the Sandyrow bonfire as it was set alight early on Thursday Morning Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye
The bonfire at Sandy Row has been set alight early. Pic Twitter/StephenMcVey/BBC
Tyres surrounding the bonfire at New Mossley

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