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Andytown News diarist with an eye on the week just gone, or indeed the one just ahead. Interested in the strange, the funny and the totally bonkers.

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I very much liked the tea tents which were very popular and plentiful

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Plenty of portaloos but far end of field is open-air toilet. About eight older brethren peeing away there

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No, I don't know either

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Paramilitary badges/DVDs abound. This one had Red Commando: 30 Years of War and Heroes of the UVF (the AK47 kind)

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Lot of drinking in the field and in the forest surrounding the path. Younger ones have little interest in parade

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Awkward. This is what being in a band feels like

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The Belfast discipline is missing. Surreally, found myself in the middle of a band. That doesn't happen every day

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Here are the terms and conditions for entry

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The entrance to Scarva demesne. A wooded lane runs for about half a mile to the field

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Six quid for two hours in a muddy hayfield. CastleCourt's cheaper. The brethren appreciate the value of a pound

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Finally... this couple v nice. Waved, said 'Enjoy your day.' Now If you'll forgive me, some of us have work to do

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Virtually no-one bothered to attend Cenotaph wreath-laying ceremony at 10.45. Hard to reconcile that with rhetoric

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Strange. Scots band playing 'If You're Irish'. I started singing 'And if your name is Timothy or Pat...' Stopped

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Whiterock Temperance – that is so not right. Get the finger out, lads: that's not the spirit of the Twelfth

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Not sure what these two were saying to the cop, but they were swallin' away as they were saying it

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I did like Lola and I think she liked me. Her owner was a very nice woman

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You wouldn't know street drinking is banned. Many v. young people dangerously intoxicated in an up-all-night way

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Not even this was attracting interest. I'd have preferred a Duke of Schomburger

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And so in chronological order... the food market is tiny and the number of people giving it business is tinier

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The application for a judicial review of the Parades Commission's Ardoyne decision has been leaked

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