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Save Monkscoole House

http://chng.it/Bbm7D2YnNK Share and sign folks. Petitions are easily dismissed but when one reaches 10,000 signatures parliament by law have to respond to it. If the community speak loud enough people will have to listen. It cannot be justified to not only demolish an iconic building; but to also demolish a building that could put a …

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The Northern Ireland protocol: ‘All shades of unionist are really angry’

https://www.irishtimes.com/news/ireland/irish-news/the-northern-ireland-protocol-all-shades-of-unionist-are-really-angry-1.4489813 Community leaders on frustration at article 16 and fears of violence returning Sat, Feb 20, 2021, 01:00 Freya McClements Loyalist Jim Wilson on the Newtownards Road in Belfast. Photograph: Stephen Davison Jim Wilson has seen tension on the streets of Belfast for much of his life. Today, he uses the image of the boiling …

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Trigger Article 16. We want unfettered GB-NI Trade.

https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/573209 Please sign the petition above.

Former loyalist paramilitaries call for ‘rational’ talks on Northern Ireland protocol

https://www.irishtimes.com/news/ireland/irish-news/former-loyalist-paramilitaries-call-for-rational-talks-on-northern-ireland-protocol-1.4483571 Reach UK group backs DUP plan to ‘free’ Northern Ireland from protocol about 17 hours ago Freya McClements A loyalist sign in Lurgan, Co Armagh, about the Belfast Agreement amid tensions over the Northern Ireland protocol. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire A community organisation which represents former loyalist paramilitaries has called for “calm and rational” …

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REACH UK Statement – 13/2/21

Reach UK endorses the 5 point plan from our countries First Minister and call on all to engage with it as a first step to resolving the divisive Irish Sea Border and NI Protocol. We also ask all within Northern Ireland to sign the relevant petition extending the 100,000 signatures to 250,000, not as a …

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LCC statement

A delegation from the Loyalist Communities Council has met with the Permanent Secretary of the Northern Ireland Office, Madeleine Alessandri, to be briefed on the implementation of the Northern Ireland protocol following the UKs’ withdrawal from the European Union. The delegation comprising David Campbell (Chairman), Winston Irvine, Jimmy Birch, and Robert Williamson relayed concerns from …

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To spend millions more on murder of Pat Finucane would be insult to many other victims who have had little attention

https://www.newsletter.co.uk/news/opinion/columnists/ruth-dudley-edwards-spend-millions-more-murder-pat-finucane-would-be-insult-many-other-victims-who-have-had-little-attention-3053592   I’m very relieved that Secretary of State Brandon Lewis did not cave into the pressure from politicians at home and abroad by setting up a public inquiry into the murder of Pat Finucane. Pat Finucane in late 1988 at a shoot to kill inquest of IRA men. months before he was shot dead …

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Wullie Drennan In Lockdown 2020. Official Press Release.

http://www.theulsterfolk.com/2020/11/wullie-drennan-in-lockdown-2020.html Wullie Drennan In Lockdown 2020. Official Press Release.   Wee Book/ Big CD Booklet with 24 track CD disc included. It’s always as much about the story as it is about the music. Why Press Release? Up to March 2020 I regularly sold CD’s, books and DVD’s at live concerts. All live concerts have …

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Lest we forget

This morning some members of Dalaradia paid our respects to our fallen friends and comrades at a time of reflection on Remembrance Sunday. The service was located at Dr Ian Adamsons lampost Dalaradia installed a few months ago. Ian spearheaded the Somme memorials to the 10th, 16th and 36th Divisions, being Vice Chair of the …

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Rathcoole Row on Row closing ceremony

Folks on behalf of RATH. Community Group/Dalaradia can we say a huge thank you to everyone who attended the closing of Rathcoole Row on Row today. One of the marvelous things about community is that it enables us to welcome and help people in a way we couldn’t as individuals. When we pool our strength …

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