Royal Black Institution parades August 2017Image copyright Pacemaker
Image caption The biggest demonstration was held in Comber

Thousands of members of the Royal Black Institution have taken part in parades at six locations across Northern Ireland.

About 17,000 people were involved in the marches, known as the traditional “last Saturday” demonstrations.

The largest event was in Comber, where 5,000 people took part.

Spectators also gathered to watch the other parades held in Antrim, Castledawson, Lisburn, Omagh and Aughnacloy.

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Image caption About 100 bands took part in the Comber procession
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Image caption About 80 bands accompanied the marchers in Aughnacloy

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