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Belfast Telegraph
IRA bomber McFarlane who killed five in bar blast given royal pardon as part of extradition deal'Bik' McFarlane was pardoned by the Queen for bombing the Bayardo Bar in 1975.
IRA bomber McFarlane who killed five in bar blast given royal pardon as part of extradition deal
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
'Bik' McFarlane was pardoned by the Queen for bombing the Bayardo Bar in 1975. Four Protestant civilians and a UVF member died when an IRA gang led by McFarlane targeted the pub, just off the Shankill Road. But three explosives... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
IRA bomber McFarlane who killed five in bar blast given royal pardon was as part of extradition deal'Bik' McFarlane was pardoned by the Queen for bombing the Bayardo Bar in 1975.
IRA bomber McFarlane who killed five in bar blast given royal pardon was as part of extradition deal
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
'Bik' McFarlane was pardoned by the Queen for bombing the Bayardo Bar in 1975. Four Protestant civilians and a UVF member died when an IRA gang led by McFarlane targeted the pub, just off the Shankill Road. But three explosives... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Raymond McCord granted funding to take Brexit challengeand inflict damage on the Northern Ireland peace process. The campaigner, whos
Raymond McCord granted funding to take Brexit challenge
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
and inflict damage on the Northern Ireland peace process. The campaigner, whose son Raymond McCord Jr was murdered by the UVF in north Belfast in 1997, is taking the case amid concerns that European peace money which goes towards victims of the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Daithi McKay resignation over Jamie Bryson coaching claims: The critics may mock him, but Bryson has rocked the foundations of Stormontformer foes in Sinn Fein. Within hours of the revelations that the Bangor-born
Daithi McKay resignation over Jamie Bryson coaching claims: The critics may mock him, but Bryson has rocked the foundations of Stormont
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
former foes in Sinn Fein. Within hours of the revelations that the Bangor-born blogger, who once refused to condemn the UVF, had been advised by an influential Sinn Fein figure and a party activist over his appearance in front of a Stormont... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Argos accused of glorifying terror gangs by helping to distribute T-shirts emblazoned with UDA/UFF and UVF slogansparamilitary T-shirts. Argos was the agreed collection point for eBay orders o
Argos accused of glorifying terror gangs by helping to distribute T-shirts emblazoned with UDA/UFF and UVF slogans
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
paramilitary T-shirts. Argos was the agreed collection point for eBay orders of T-shirts emblazoned with UDA/UFF and UVF slogans. The T-shirts were immediately removed from eBay's marketplace yesterday after concerns were raised by the... Read more
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The Irish Times
50 Irish graves to visit before you dietried to prevent it. A leader of the anti-home rule movement in Westminster and
50 Irish graves to visit before you die
The Irish Times / Posted 10 days ago
tried to prevent it. A leader of the anti-home rule movement in Westminster and a key figure in the formation of the UVF, he was given a state funeral at St Anne’s Cathedral in Belfast. Soil from each of the six counties was scattered on his... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
DUP raps granting of legal aid funds to Raymond McCord for Brexit challengea victims' campaigner to challenge Brexit has been labelled inappropriate. Ray
DUP raps granting of legal aid funds to Raymond McCord for Brexit challenge
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
a victims' campaigner to challenge Brexit has been labelled inappropriate. Raymond McCord, whose son was murdered by the UVF, is seeking a judicial review amid concerns that European peace money for those who suffered during the Troubles may be... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Vince Vaughn's Belfast murals documentary set for Galway Film Fleadhby a new mural of King William of Orange Coln Lenaghan/PacemakerVince VaughnA R
Vince Vaughn's Belfast murals documentary set for Galway Film Fleadh
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
by a new mural of King William of Orange Coln Lenaghan/PacemakerVince VaughnA Republican mural in West Belfast. 2009The UVF in East Belfast have started to paint another controversial mural in the area of masked paramilitaries wielding guns.The... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Victims' campaigner Raymond McCord takes the UK to court over Brexitbeing made to secure an initial court hearing in Belfast next week. Mr McCord,
Victims' campaigner Raymond McCord takes the UK to court over Brexit
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
being made to secure an initial court hearing in Belfast next week. Mr McCord, whose son Raymond jnr was murdered by the UVF in north Belfast in 1997, is believed to be the first person in Northern Ireland to issue proceedings over Brexit. He is... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Too many decent folk held captive under shadow of the gunmen when thugs should be the ones deprived of their freedomthey live in loyalist or republican enclaves still bedevilled by the bully boys
Too many decent folk held captive under shadow of the gunmen when thugs should be the ones deprived of their freedom
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
they live in loyalist or republican enclaves still bedevilled by the bully boys of the rump of the IRA, the UDA, the UVF, the INLA, or, now, the deranged dissidents, the courageous corps of decent folk who speak, even anonymously, to the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
PSNI in new war on paramilitary terror gangsby the PSNI and MI5 last year of paramilitary groups in Northern Ireland conclu
PSNI in new war on paramilitary terror gangs
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
by the PSNI and MI5 last year of paramilitary groups in Northern Ireland concluded that members of organisations like the UVF, Red hand Commando, UDA, PIRA and INLA, "continue to engage in violent activity, both directed by local leadership and... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
John Boreland murder: The idea that DUP want to facilitate loyalist paramilitaries is nonsense, says Jeffrey Donaldsonthe courage to stand against loyalist paramilitaries. Raymond McCord's 22-year
John Boreland murder: The idea that DUP want to facilitate loyalist paramilitaries is nonsense, says Jeffrey Donaldson
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
the courage to stand against loyalist paramilitaries. Raymond McCord's 22-year-old son Raymond jnr was murdered by the UVF in November 1997. His killers have never been brought to justice. Mr McCord said that the DUP have failed to do enough... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
John Boreland murder: Unionist politicians don't have guts to stand against loyalist paramilitaries, says Raymond McCorddon't have guts to stand against loyalist paramilitaries, says Raymond McCord
John Boreland murder: Unionist politicians don't have guts to stand against loyalist paramilitaries, says Raymond McCord
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
don't have guts to stand against loyalist paramilitaries, says Raymond McCord The father of a man killed by the UVF has said unionist politicians lack the courage to stand against loyalist... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Treachery is ingrained in loyalism, so did 'Bonzer' pay price for betraying drugs gang in Republic?who fired it at point-blank range into his face. It's already on record that t
Treachery is ingrained in loyalism, so did 'Bonzer' pay price for betraying drugs gang in Republic?
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
who fired it at point-blank range into his face. It's already on record that this is the type of weapon favoured by the UVF for non-attributable murders: think Bobby Moffett on the Shankill. There are still no forensics, no traceable murder... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Weekend where both love and hate were on display in Belfastthe federal, disparate nature of Ulster loyalism, in particular connected to th
Weekend where both love and hate were on display in Belfast
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
the federal, disparate nature of Ulster loyalism, in particular connected to the UDA and its structures. Unlike the rival UVF, the UDA has always had a more decentralised, federal leadership, with individual areas operating on a semi-autonomous... Read more
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19d
Belfast Telegraph
Limerick connection to gunning down of John Boreland emerges as loyalist feud fears growabout the Sunday night shooting of the former north Belfast UDA leader has cent
Limerick connection to gunning down of John Boreland emerges as loyalist feud fears grow
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
about the Sunday night shooting of the former north Belfast UDA leader has centred on a festering feud with the UVF, or divisions within the UDA itself. But there is also talk on the streets that Boreland was involved in a massive scam... Read more
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19d
Irish Central
Irish priest pictured waving bloodstained-handkerchief on Bloody Sunday dies aged 82who wanted it to remain part of the United Kingdom, Daly condemned the IRA just
Irish priest pictured waving bloodstained-handkerchief on Bloody Sunday dies aged 82
Irish Central / Posted 19 days ago
who wanted it to remain part of the United Kingdom, Daly condemned the IRA just as much as the Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), as noted yesterday by Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness, who has admitted to being a member of... Read more
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19d
Belfast Telegraph
Concerns grow that murder of loyalist John Boreland could spark 'tit for tat' shootingsabout the Sunday night shooting of the former north Belfast UDA leader has cent
Concerns grow that murder of loyalist John Boreland could spark 'tit for tat' shootings
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
about the Sunday night shooting of the former north Belfast UDA leader has centred on a festering feud with the UVF, or divisions within the UDA itself. But there is also talk on the streets that Boreland was involved in a massive scam... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Orange lodge suspends its Twaddell Avenue protest in north Belfastthree years. "In their statement Ballysillan LOL 1891 confirm a number of conc
Orange lodge suspends its Twaddell Avenue protest in north Belfast
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
three years. "In their statement Ballysillan LOL 1891 confirm a number of concerns that GARC raised about the Sinn Fein/UVF deal but which were denied by Sinn Fein to residents' faces on doorsteps and at their own public meeting. "These include... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
PSNI chief's regret over Billy Wright poster rowcarried a quote attributed to the late loyalist leader praising a gun attack ca
PSNI chief's regret over Billy Wright poster row
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
carried a quote attributed to the late loyalist leader praising a gun attack carried out by his Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) gang that claimed the lives of four people - three of them IRA members - in a bar in Cappagh, Co Tyrone, in... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Funding for Northern Ireland Troubles victims 'on brink of collapse'in 1969Belfast City Hall bombed. 23/5/1994.O'Tooles Bar (The Heights), in the q
Funding for Northern Ireland Troubles victims 'on brink of collapse'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
in 1969Belfast City Hall bombed. 23/5/1994.O'Tooles Bar (The Heights), in the quiet Co Down village of Loughinisland where UVF gunmen burst in opened fire, during a World Cup match on June 18, 1994.O'Tooles Bar (The Heights) in the Co. Down village... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Police 'stood by as UVF put on show of strength in Belfast' Up to 50 men took over a north Belfast housing estate in a sinister "UVF sh
Police 'stood by as UVF put on show of strength in Belfast'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
Up to 50 men took over a north Belfast housing estate in a sinister "UVF show of strength" as several police officers looked on,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Dad snubs invite to Feile film as group linked to his son's UVF murderers is a sponsor of festival Raymond McCordStill from film about hunger striker Bobby Sands The father of
Dad snubs invite to Feile film as group linked to his son's UVF murderers is a sponsor of festival
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
Raymond McCordStill from film about hunger striker Bobby Sands The father of a UVF murder victim has hit out at organisers of Feile an Phobail (West... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
'I've always been very anti-IRA and anti-nationalist... but there can't be a comparison with Isis sociopaths'elderly priest. They are just pushing it every time. These guys don't have a p
'I've always been very anti-IRA and anti-nationalist... but there can't be a comparison with Isis sociopaths'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
elderly priest. They are just pushing it every time. These guys don't have a political aspiration. The thickest IRA or UVF guy that you would have met - and no one had more contempt for them and their IQ than me - they could have given you an... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Parades Commission 'serious concern over Belfast anti-internment parade organiser's intention for peaceful and lawful event'any Protestant places of worship. Our departure and dispersal times meant no im
Parades Commission 'serious concern over Belfast anti-internment parade organiser's intention for peaceful and lawful event'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 30 days ago
any Protestant places of worship. Our departure and dispersal times meant no impact on trade. "In contrast, the UVF recently marched through Belfast City Centre, accompanied by DUP and UUP representatives and thousands of followers. They... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Belfast anti-internment parade banned from marching to City Hall by Parades Commissionany Protestant places of worship. Our departure and dispersal times meant no im
Belfast anti-internment parade banned from marching to City Hall by Parades Commission
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 30 days ago
any Protestant places of worship. Our departure and dispersal times meant no impact on trade. "In contrast, the UVF recently marched through Belfast City Centre, accompanied by DUP and UUP representatives and thousands of followers. They... Read more
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The Irish Times
Tartan army: how Belfast gang culture morphed into paramilitarismor the Ulster Volunteer Force youth battalion, the Young Citizen Volunteers; ot
Tartan army: how Belfast gang culture morphed into paramilitarism
The Irish Times / Posted a month ago
or the Ulster Volunteer Force youth battalion, the Young Citizen Volunteers; others were recruited directly into the UVF or joined the mass ranks of the Ulster Defence Association. What emerged through these interviews and subsequent... Read more

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