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“Braveheart” Queen Elizabeth visits Belfast.

Queen Elizabeth in Northern Ireland Photo Credit AP

Thousands of people are lining the streets ahead of the arrival of the Queen in Northern Ireland as part of her Diamond Jubilee tour.

The two-day visit to County Fermanagh and Belfast will include a meeting with former IRA leader and Northern Ireland’s Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness.

Her arrival has been delayed by up to an hour due to bad weather, and she will fly into Belfast, before being taken by helicopter to Enniskillen.

Northern Ireland Secretary Owen Paterson said the Queen’s visit to Stormont would have been “unthinkable”…READ MORE HERE