From top: The parade on Constitution Avenue, Washington this morning and the Baby Trump balloon being assembled at a nearby park
The July 4 Independence Parade and festivities – and protests – are under way.
More as we get it.
Trump to preside over Fourth of July celebrations in Washington (CBS)
Earlier: Expect Fireworks
American Ambassador’s Residence, Phoenix Park, Dublin
Two American muscle cars were among the attractions at a July 4 celebration last night.
Name those jammers (model plus year), anyone?
Newbridge, County Kildare
Communist China and capitalist US flags fly side by side outside Newbridge Silverware on 4th of July. Sweet!
(Independence Day celebrations at the American ambassador’s Residence in Phoenix Park, Dublin, today)
Let the star spangled banner fly high,
For today is the fourth of July,
When millions of yanks,
Gather round and give thinks,
For your mother and for apple pie.
(Laura Hutton/Photocall Ireland)
Independence carnie foik.
A July 4 welcome at T2 at Dublin Airport moments ago.
They won’t let him on with those.
Thanks James Stratford
Meanwhile, anything good in the Telegraph?Dublin airport ‘an alternative hub to Heathrow’, says Aer Lingus (Telegraph)