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Archive: A quirky look at the life of King William III

Through an examination of some relics of King William III's visit to Belfast in 1690, BBC News NI's roving reporter James Boyce adds flesh to the traditional image of him as a man on a white charger.

In this archive footage from the 1960s, we find out what he ate for breakfast and hear about his favourite beverages as a child.