First Minister visits Tyrone Orange Hall after two attacks this week


The North's First Minister has said that verbal attacks on the the Orange Order must be condemned as well as physical attacks on Orange property.

Arlene Foster was speaking during a visit to Strawletterdallon Orange hall in County Tyrone yesterday.

The hall, on the Plumbridge Road outside Newtownstewart, has been attacked twice this week, and was also subjected to an arson attack in

Mrs Foster said Strawletterdallon was a prime example of how many Orange halls are community hubs, particularly in rural areas.

That a message echoed by Ulster Unionist Cllr Derek Hussey...........