Royal Black parade in Fermanagh hailed as ‘wonderful family day’

The Royal Black Institution in Fermanagh delivered a “wonderful family day out” with its annual parade on Saturday, August 3, according to the Loyal Order’s top official. Sovereign Grand Master William Anderson was speaking after approximately 30 preceptories, accompanied by as many bands, descended on the village of Brookeborough. Hosted this year by Brookeborough Victoria...
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Sir Knights set for Fermanagh parade

The annual County Fermanagh demonstration hosted by the Royal Black Institution will take place in Brookeborough early next month. Approximately 30 preceptories, accompanied by as many bands, will step out on Saturday, August 3 to commemorate the 1689 Battle of Newtownbutler. Sir Knights from three local districts will be joined by visiting members from the...
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New assistants with a grand plan for loyal order

A farmer and a chartered accountant have been nominated to senior positions within the Imperial Grand Black Chapter. Richard Emerson and Colin Berry both recently assumed the roles of assistant sovereign grand masters, having been personally appointed by the loyal order’s leader, Rev William Anderson. The sovereign grand master is traditionally supported by three assistants,...
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