12th of July celebrations in Portrush, as Orangemen, bands and supporters parade through the seaside resort.
A thronged Portrush is the site of the annual 12th of July celebrations to mark the victory of Protestant King William of Orange over Catholic King James II at the Battle of the Boyne (1690). A procession of Orange lodges parade through streets bedecked with British flags and bunting. Banners commemorating the historic events are held aloft whilst bandsmen play their instruments.
This film was digitised as part of the BFI's Unlocking Film Heritage project