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1986 North Antrim By-Election leaflet from Ian Paisley -DUP

From the 1986 North Antrim By-Election a leaflet from Ian Paisley of the DUP. Paisley won 97.4% of the vote!

It was one of the fifteen 1986 Northern Ireland by-elections held on 23 January 1986, to fill vacancies in the Parliament of the United Kingdom caused by the resignation in December 1985 of all sitting Unionist Members of Parliament (MPs).

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Irish Politics

Direct Rule or Formal Opposition? The storm that has finally hit Stormont

Ten years have passed since the historic moment when Martin McGuinness, a man who is Republican to his bones and has confessed to being an IRA leader during The Troubles, and the Rev. 1,089 more words

Northern Ireland

Mash ups - 1980

‘Mash ups’ or dubbing different souonds onto existing film footage have become all the rage since Youtube became popular.

But they’re not new, really.

This was done by Not the Nine O’Clock News, circa 1980, with a speech by Northern Ireland protestant leader Ian Paisley, the sounds of Northern Irish band Thin Lizzy, and – for reasons which are not clear – a bit of footage from Rod Stewart’s band of the time.

Mighty Prevailing Prayer (Pt 1)

Without many words, I simply wish to share with you by the words of much more worthy men than I the astounding power of prayer.  These testimonies compel me to my knees.   83 more words