10/01/2013 07:48 GMT | Updated 10/01/2013 07:52 GMT

Union Flag Row: Belfast Council Announces Surprise Compromise (PICTURE)

Following weeks of protests - and the flying of the flag on Kate Middleton's birthday - Belfast City Council has issued a letter confirming which days the Union Jack flag will now be raised:

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(Letter reproduced for The Huffington Post UK by Dave Cohen and David Beresford.)