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McGurk’s Mural Fundraiser
If you pass along North Queen Street you will notice that work on the mural to commemorate the 40th anniversary
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Forum for Victims, Wednesday 26th October
A Victims-led Forum has been organised for Wednesday 26th October in Conway Mill from 1 pm – 5pm. Family representatives
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McGurk’s Mural Fundraising Event
This Friday, October 7th, the families of the McGurk’s Commemoration Committee have organised a fundraising event in the Docker’s Club,
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I would agree with Newton Emerson’s header that “We need ombudsman who’s prepared to bite” (Thursday 8th September 2011) and
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Families Demand To See Original McGurk’s Report
Below is piece by myself that featured in an article by Kieran Hughes in the North Belfast News (17th September 2011). Last Thursday
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Press Release: McGurk’s Families Attend Assembly Justice Committee
The families of those killed in the McGurk’s Bar Massacre of December 1971 are to attend today’s hearing of the
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Below is a short post on the back of a conversation on Twitter between myself, @EdSimpsonNI and @yeronlyman. Sometimes the
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This features in an article by Gemma Burns of the North Belfast News 18th August 2011. I will link the full
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Gerry Kelly, Sinn Féin, and the PONI Malady
Below is a press release by Gerry Kelly, Sinn Féin MLA for North Belfast. He is party spokesman for Policing
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What We Said About PONI Fiasco in July 2010
Below is a posting from I first made in July 2010 with relevant news pieces when the Police Ombudsman aborted his
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McGurk’s Presentation at Féile an Phobail
My name is Ciarán MacAirt. I am a grandson of John and Kathleen Irvine. Kitty, as her friends and family
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Shared Experiences and Dealing With the Past
Belfast Féile and the Ballymurphy Campaigners have given me a great honour: they have kindly asked me to attend and present at an
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