Northern Ireland’s Chief Constable Matt Baggott has described the rioting in Belfast which injured 32 police officers and MP Nigel Dodds as “shameful and disgraceful”. Ross Kemp must be loving the video footage. But that wasn’t what was trending on social media over the past 24 hours. The hashtag #MyBelfast has been promoting positive images and messages about normal life in Belfast and represents the vast majority.
Below is just some of the messages trending….
— Melissa (@Melissa___J) July 12, 2013
— Máirtín Ó Muilleoir (@newbelfast) July 13, 2013
— Love Belfast (@love_belfast) July 16, 2013
— Love Belfast (@love_belfast) July 12, 2013
— Love Belfast (@love_belfast) July 13, 2013
— Stuart Robinson (@stuartrobinson1) July 13, 2013
Very proud, in representation of the majority, we got #mybelfast trending last night, showing the world how we feel about this wee place