Picture the scene, in Belfast Magistrates’ Court in May 1974. A man is in in the dock for a remand hearing. He is charged with possession of a haul of revolvers and pistols as well as 2,500 rounds of ammunition. 323 more words
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Stephen Donnan writes about the need for the political parties to work together in Northern Ireland to achieve the goal of marriage equality
First off let me just state that I don’t believe that being politically active or involved in a political party is a bad thing at all – I have been at times a member of a political party, and indeed I was the first Chair of the Alliance Party’s LGBT Committee – something I am immensely proud to have been able to do. 835 more words
Yesterday saw the N53 Dundalk to Castleblayney Road close for resurfacing and widening works with major problems caused for motorists along the road.
Last night local councillor Tomás Sharkey describing it as a “crisis day for traffic and public safety.” 104 more words