GALLERY: Queen pays tribute to Titanic


It is the first time for almost 50 years that the Queen has been in City Hall in Belfast. She was warmly welcomed by hundreds of well-wishers outside while a tight security cordon was in place right around the city centre. The Queen gave the short speech at a special banquet in her honour after visiting Crumlin Road Gaol with Stormont First Minister Peter Robinson and Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness – both of whom spent time in the cells in the 1970s or ’80s.