VIDEO: Sammy gives the Mayor’s Parade a Seal of approval

There was a special guest appearance at the Mayor’s Parade at the weekend.

Lisburn’s resident seal popped up to see what all the fuss was about as the Lisburn community came out in force.

Lisburn's own version of this little critter made an appearance at the Mayor's Parade.

Lisburn's own version of this little critter made an appearance at the Mayor's Parade.

Just last week, ‘Sammy’ had been spotted roaming far from the Lagan riverside, with BBC Newsline shoring up her sealebrity status by posting on Facebook a picture of her reportedly resting some seven miles inland, between Lisburn and Seymour Hill.

Yes, ‘her’ - Sammy - or perhaps Samantha - was also revealed in last week’s Star to be a girl, as identified by Exploris.