Belfast Telegraph

Five charged over un-notified Northern Ireland parades

Five people have been charged with 20 offences in connection with un-notified parades in Lurgan and Belfast this year.

As well as being charged with taking part in an un-notified procession, the four men aged 24, 27, 48, 47 and a 49-year-old woman have also been charged with wearing clothing or having articles as a member or supporter of a proscribed organisation.

The parades took place on April 15 and 16.

All five individuals are due to appear at Craigavon Magistrates court on Friday, October 6.

As is usual procedure, the charges will be reviewed by the Public Prosecution Service.

Two males, aged 35 and 41 have also been reported to the PPS for similar offences relating to the same processions. A 48-year-old man has also been reported to the PPS for the offence of organising an unnotified procession.

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