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Fortune
Brexit Has Revived Calls for a United IrelandDemocratic Unionist Party (DUP) campaigned to leave the EU Her rival for leader
Brexit Has Revived Calls for a United Ireland
Fortune / Posted yesterday
Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) campaigned to leave the EU Her rival for leadership of that community, Mike Nesbitt of the Ulster Unionist Party, pushed to stay in. The loss was particularly hard for Catholic nationalists, who are more likely to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
No Brexit contingency plan to deal, MLAs are toldand political elite, treated with contempt." His party colleague Edwin Poots a
No Brexit contingency plan to deal, MLAs are told
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
and political elite, treated with contempt." His party colleague Edwin Poots added: "Most of the former leaders of the Ulster Unionist Party voted not to stay in the European Union, including past leaders Tom Elliott and David Trimble. "Mr... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
'Grave mistake to ignore democratic will of people,' Brexit backer warnsNorthern Ireland 56% of voters backed remain while 44% said they wanted to leav
'Grave mistake to ignore democratic will of people,' Brexit backer warns
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Northern Ireland 56% of voters backed remain while 44% said they wanted to leave the European Union. While, the Ulster Unionist Party (UUP) accepted the outcome Mr Nesbitt claimed the country had been plunged into a period of uncertainty... Read more
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RTE News
Dáil to discuss impact of UK exit from EUThe Dáil is being recalled with TDs set to discuss the implications of the UK e
Dáil to discuss impact of UK exit from EU
RTE News / Posted 2 days ago
The Dáil is being recalled with TDs set to discuss the implications of the UK exit from the EU. In the Stormont Assembly, Ulster Unionist Party leader Mike Nesbitt will attempt to raise the fallout from the UK's referendum decision to leave the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
DUP defector Patterson's 'hurt' at nasty messages from ex-UUP colleaguesbut certainly not surprised by the abuse and nasty commentary that has been hur
DUP defector Patterson's 'hurt' at nasty messages from ex-UUP colleagues
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
but certainly not surprised by the abuse and nasty commentary that has been hurled at him from a small element within the Ulster Unionist Party in Fermanagh in particular," she said. "Instead of attacking Alastair some Ulster Unionists need to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Decline in number of FDI projects with Invest NI backinga significant drop from 332 a year earlier. The figures were released by Inves
Decline in number of FDI projects with Invest NI backing
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
a significant drop from 332 a year earlier. The figures were released by Invest NI following an Assembly question from Ulster Unionist Party leader Mike Nesbitt. In the last five years, project support numbers peaked at their highest level... Read more
11d
Belfast Telegraph
Ulster Unionist defects to DUP: Alastair Patterson backs Arlene Foster as 'leader of unionism'these values. Consequently, this is the right time for me to join the party."
Ulster Unionist defects to DUP: Alastair Patterson backs Arlene Foster as 'leader of unionism'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
these values. Consequently, this is the right time for me to join the party." He said that "recent decisions by the Ulster Unionist Party, both locally and nationally, have disappointed me and did leave me feeling let down". "For many weeks... Read more
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USA Today
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five peo
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.
USA Today / Posted 12 days ago
Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five people were killed, including Berry. In 1983, Ulster Unionist Party leader Edgar Graham was shot in the head and killed by the IRA at the Queen’s University campus in... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five peo
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 12 days ago
Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five people were killed, including Berry. In 1983, Ulster Unionist Party leader Edgar Graham was shot in the head and killed by the IRA at the Queen’s University campus in... Read more
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12d
11 News Houston
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five peo
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.
11 News Houston / Posted 12 days ago
Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five people were killed, including Berry. In 1983, Ulster Unionist Party leader Edgar Graham was shot in the head and killed by the IRA at the Queen’s University campus in... Read more
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12d
WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five peo
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 12 days ago
Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five people were killed, including Berry. In 1983, Ulster Unionist Party leader Edgar Graham was shot in the head and killed by the IRA at the Queen’s University campus in... Read more
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12d
WXIA-TV Atlanta
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five peo
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 12 days ago
Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five people were killed, including Berry. In 1983, Ulster Unionist Party leader Edgar Graham was shot in the head and killed by the IRA at the Queen’s University campus in... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five peo
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 12 days ago
Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five people were killed, including Berry. In 1983, Ulster Unionist Party leader Edgar Graham was shot in the head and killed by the IRA at the Queen’s University campus in... Read more
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12d
KGW Channel 8 Portland
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five peo
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 12 days ago
Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five people were killed, including Berry. In 1983, Ulster Unionist Party leader Edgar Graham was shot in the head and killed by the IRA at the Queen’s University campus in... Read more
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12d
KENS 5 San Antonio
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five peo
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 12 days ago
Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five people were killed, including Berry. In 1983, Ulster Unionist Party leader Edgar Graham was shot in the head and killed by the IRA at the Queen’s University campus in... Read more
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12d
KTVB Boise
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five peo
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.
KTVB Boise / Posted 12 days ago
Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five people were killed, including Berry. In 1983, Ulster Unionist Party leader Edgar Graham was shot in the head and killed by the IRA at the Queen’s University campus in... Read more
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12d
5KSDK St. Louis
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five peo
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 12 days ago
Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five people were killed, including Berry. In 1983, Ulster Unionist Party leader Edgar Graham was shot in the head and killed by the IRA at the Queen’s University campus in... Read more
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12d
KVUE-TV Austin
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five peo
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 12 days ago
Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five people were killed, including Berry. In 1983, Ulster Unionist Party leader Edgar Graham was shot in the head and killed by the IRA at the Queen’s University campus in... Read more
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12d
KREM.com Spokane
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five peo
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 12 days ago
Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five people were killed, including Berry. In 1983, Ulster Unionist Party leader Edgar Graham was shot in the head and killed by the IRA at the Queen’s University campus in... Read more
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12d
WCSH 6 Portland
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five peo
Gun violence rare in U.K. compared to U.S.
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 12 days ago
Conservative Party conference. Thatcher, the target, was uninjured but five people were killed, including Berry. In 1983, Ulster Unionist Party leader Edgar Graham was shot in the head and killed by the IRA at the Queen’s University campus in... Read more
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12d
heraldscotland
Jo Cox is first member of House of Commons to be murdered in office since 1990The IRA also claimed the life of Ulster Unionist Party MP Robert Bradford, who
Jo Cox is first member of House of Commons to be murdered in office since 1990
heraldscotland / Posted 12 days ago
The IRA also claimed the life of Ulster Unionist Party MP Robert Bradford, who was shot dead aged 40 while holding a constituency surgery in a Belfast community centre in 1981. Two years later another UUP MP, Edgar Graham, who was a law lecturer at... Read more
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12d
Daily Record
Jo Cox is first MP murdered in office since Ian Gow was killed by IRA in 1990conference. Eastbourne MP Ian Gow who was killed by an IRA car bomb in Sussex
Jo Cox is first MP murdered in office since Ian Gow was killed by IRA in 1990
Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
conference. Eastbourne MP Ian Gow who was killed by an IRA car bomb in Sussex in 1990 The IRA also claimed the life of Ulster Unionist Party MP Robert Bradford, who was shot dead aged 40 while holding a constituency surgery in a Belfast... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Paramilitary violence must be stamped outfor its breadth, if not its depth, of support. There were members present from
Paramilitary violence must be stamped out
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
for its breadth, if not its depth, of support. There were members present from the SDLP, Alliance Party, Labour Party NI, Ulster Unionist Party, Workers Party, Green Party and, significantly, also two members of the Human Rights Commission. We... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland's Green and White army descend on France as tournament set to beginthose arriving this morning was long-time supporter Stephen Barr. Mr Barr, who
Northern Ireland's Green and White army descend on France as tournament set to begin
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
those arriving this morning was long-time supporter Stephen Barr. Mr Barr, who works as a press officer for the Ulster Unionist Party, said: “We came through Paris last night and flew down this morning. “We are all very excited. It’s... Read more
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21d
express
Sinn Fein warns: Brexit would lead to referendum on IRISH UNIFICATIONFéin has been pushing for a united Ireland since the country was partitioned in
Sinn Fein warns: Brexit would lead to referendum on IRISH UNIFICATION
express / Posted 21 days ago
Féin has been pushing for a united Ireland since the country was partitioned in 1921, while unionist parties including the Ulster Unionist Party and the Democratic Unionist Party oppose it. GETTYIreland has been divided into the Republic of... Read more
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heraldscotland
David Cameron rejects calls to ban zero-hours contractsGovernment and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Libe
David Cameron rejects calls to ban zero-hours contracts
heraldscotland / Posted 21 days ago
Government and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Liberal Democrats, we have the support of the Ulster Unionist Party, we have the support of the Green Party. "This is one occasion when business large and small and trade... Read more
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21d
Hampshire Chronicle
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be bannedGovernment and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Libe
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be banned
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
Government and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Liberal Democrats, we have the support of the Ulster Unionist Party, we have the support of the Green Party. "This is one occasion when business large and small and trade... Read more
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21d
This is Oxfordshire
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be bannedGovernment and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Libe
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be banned
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 21 days ago
Government and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Liberal Democrats, we have the support of the Ulster Unionist Party, we have the support of the Green Party. "This is one occasion when business large and small and trade... Read more
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21d
Lancashire Telegraph
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be bannedGovernment and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Libe
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be banned
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
Government and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Liberal Democrats, we have the support of the Ulster Unionist Party, we have the support of the Green Party. "This is one occasion when business large and small and trade... Read more
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21d
Northern Echo
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be bannedGovernment and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Libe
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be banned
Northern Echo / Posted 21 days ago
Government and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Liberal Democrats, we have the support of the Ulster Unionist Party, we have the support of the Green Party. "This is one occasion when business large and small and trade... Read more
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21d
West Moreland Gazette
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be bannedGovernment and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Libe
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be banned
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
Government and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Liberal Democrats, we have the support of the Ulster Unionist Party, we have the support of the Green Party. "This is one occasion when business large and small and trade... Read more
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21d
Kingston Guardian
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be bannedGovernment and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Libe
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be banned
Kingston Guardian / Posted 21 days ago
Government and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Liberal Democrats, we have the support of the Ulster Unionist Party, we have the support of the Green Party. "This is one occasion when business large and small and trade... Read more
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21d
Oxford Mail
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be bannedGovernment and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Libe
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be banned
Oxford Mail / Posted 21 days ago
Government and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Liberal Democrats, we have the support of the Ulster Unionist Party, we have the support of the Green Party. "This is one occasion when business large and small and trade... Read more
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21d
Streatham Guardian
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be bannedGovernment and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Libe
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be banned
Streatham Guardian / Posted 21 days ago
Government and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Liberal Democrats, we have the support of the Ulster Unionist Party, we have the support of the Green Party. "This is one occasion when business large and small and trade... Read more
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21d
Bury Times
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be bannedGovernment and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Libe
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be banned
Bury Times / Posted 21 days ago
Government and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Liberal Democrats, we have the support of the Ulster Unionist Party, we have the support of the Green Party. "This is one occasion when business large and small and trade... Read more
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Gazette
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be bannedGovernment and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Libe
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be banned
Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
Government and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Liberal Democrats, we have the support of the Ulster Unionist Party, we have the support of the Green Party. "This is one occasion when business large and small and trade... Read more
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21d
guardian-series
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be bannedGovernment and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Libe
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be banned
guardian-series / Posted 21 days ago
Government and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Liberal Democrats, we have the support of the Ulster Unionist Party, we have the support of the Green Party. "This is one occasion when business large and small and trade... Read more
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Harrow Times
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be bannedGovernment and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Libe
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be banned
Harrow Times / Posted 21 days ago
Government and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Liberal Democrats, we have the support of the Ulster Unionist Party, we have the support of the Green Party. "This is one occasion when business large and small and trade... Read more
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Gazette News
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be bannedGovernment and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Libe
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be banned
Gazette News / Posted 21 days ago
Government and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Liberal Democrats, we have the support of the Ulster Unionist Party, we have the support of the Green Party. "This is one occasion when business large and small and trade... Read more
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This is West Country
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be bannedGovernment and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Libe
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be banned
This is West Country / Posted 21 days ago
Government and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Liberal Democrats, we have the support of the Ulster Unionist Party, we have the support of the Green Party. "This is one occasion when business large and small and trade... Read more
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Bolton News
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be bannedGovernment and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Libe
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be banned
Bolton News / Posted 21 days ago
Government and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Liberal Democrats, we have the support of the Ulster Unionist Party, we have the support of the Green Party. "This is one occasion when business large and small and trade... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be bannedGovernment and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Libe
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be banned
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
Government and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Liberal Democrats, we have the support of the Ulster Unionist Party, we have the support of the Green Party. "This is one occasion when business large and small and trade... Read more
161 related stories
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Wandsworth Guardian
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be bannedGovernment and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Libe
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be banned
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 21 days ago
Government and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Liberal Democrats, we have the support of the Ulster Unionist Party, we have the support of the Green Party. "This is one occasion when business large and small and trade... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be bannedGovernment and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Libe
Prime Minister rejects call for zero-hours contracts to be banned
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 21 days ago
Government and the Labour Party agree, but we also have the support of the Liberal Democrats, we have the support of the Ulster Unionist Party, we have the support of the Green Party. "This is one occasion when business large and small and trade... Read more
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23d
Farming Life
Butler wants funding pledge for farmers’ mental healthLagan Valley Ulster Unionist Party Assemblyman, Robbie Butler has called on new
Butler wants funding pledge for farmers’ mental health
Farming Life / Posted 23 days ago
Lagan Valley Ulster Unionist Party Assemblyman, Robbie Butler has called on new Stormont Farming Minister Michelle McIlveen to implement and fund an effective and long-term programme of support to help with farmers’ mental health. Assemblyman Butler... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Eastwood needs Nesbitt and Nesbitt needs Eastwood if SDLP and UUP are to survivepark his Irish unification project and make common cause with his counterpart i
Eastwood needs Nesbitt and Nesbitt needs Eastwood if SDLP and UUP are to survive
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
park his Irish unification project and make common cause with his counterpart in the Ulster Unionists, writes Alex Kane Ulster Unionist Party leader Mike NesbittSDLP leader Colum Eastwood When he launched his leadership campaign in October 2015... Read more
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Farming Life
UUP announces new agricultural team at StormontThe Ulster Unionist Party has announced its new frontbench team for agriculture
UUP announces new agricultural team at Stormont
Farming Life / Posted 25 days ago
The Ulster Unionist Party has announced its new frontbench team for agriculture, following the recent Assembly election. Newly elected South Down MLA Harold McKee will become agriculture spokesperson for the Party, while North Antrim MLA Robin Swann... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Family home targeted for fourth time in arson attack on Larne pigeon loftdeliberate." PSNI Detective Constable Rachel Gardiner appealed to the public f
Family home targeted for fourth time in arson attack on Larne pigeon loft
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
deliberate." PSNI Detective Constable Rachel Gardiner appealed to the public for information regarding the attack Local Ulster Unionist Party councillor Andy Wilson said the culprits had put lives at risk. "What is really worrying about this is... Read more
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The Irish Times
More details on €1.2bn Nama sale in North soughtthe finance committee and there are no reasons why criminal and public inquirie
More details on €1.2bn Nama sale in North sought
The Irish Times / Posted 27 days ago
the finance committee and there are no reasons why criminal and public inquiries cannot operate in parallel,” she said. Ulster Unionist Party member Ross Hussey said the committee must keep focus on the issue. “This is something that has to be... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Arlene Foster's recruiting call may be music to ears of those driven by a raw political ambitionascendancy has shown just how far and fast promotion can be. New Education Min
Arlene Foster's recruiting call may be music to ears of those driven by a raw political ambition
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
ascendancy has shown just how far and fast promotion can be. New Education Minister Peter Weir is also a former Ulster Unionist Party member, as are most of the DUP's senior strategists. A DUP insider said: "Anyone from the UUP who... Read more
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