Tag: Deirdre Hargey
18 days ago
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Isolated Naomi Long abandons appeal plan over sex offences ruling after other Executive parties c...

Naomi Long has abandoned her plan to appeal a judgment overturning a law criminalising those who named Jimmy Savile a...

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about 2 months ago
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Defiant Naomi Long says she did nothing wrong and refuses to rule out perverse paedophile law appeal

Justice Minister Naomi Long has refused to say if she will spend more public money appealing a law protecting suspect...

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2 months ago
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Nothing to see here... Sinn Fein closes ranks for a Covid whitewash

Where does real power lie in Sinn Féin? With the leaders we see or the leaders who are unseen? When the UK-wide publi...

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2 months ago
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SF minister admits she knew going to Bobby Storey funeral would undermine Covid effort

A senior Sinn Féin figure has admitted that she knew before attending veteran republican Bobby Storey's funeral that ...

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over 1 year ago
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Sinn Fein ex-minister silent on why she sat on housing report for weeks

A former Sinn Fein minister has refused to say why for weeks she sat on a politically embarrassing housing report, wh...

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over 1 year ago
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Sam McBride: Housing crisis will not be solved by Sinn Féin’s cynical populism

Nine months ago, a bafflingly absurd scene unfolded in the Northern Ireland Assembly, followed by a less public seque...

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almost 2 years ago
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Sinn Fein’s Deirdre Hargey asks for benefits uplift in joint letter with Scottish and Welsh minis...

The Northern Ireland Communities Minister has issued a joint letter to the UK Work and Pensions Secretary alongside t...

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almost 2 years ago
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Communities Minister needs to review cash given to pensioners for winter fuel payment, says SDLP

A review of the rate of Winter Fuel Payment and an emergency package of money should be developed by the Communities ...

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almost 2 years ago
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Chancellor Nadhim Zahawi reaffirms commitment to £400 energy discount scheme in Northern Ireland

Households in Northern Ireland will receive a £400 payment in the autumn to help with energy costs, according to the ...

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over 2 years ago
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MLAs who tried to cut rents in Northern Ireland will actually force them up, claims estate agents...

A body which represents estate agents has claimed that private rents in Northern Ireland are likely to increase as a ...

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over 2 years ago
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Northern Ireland-wide 10% rent cut halted after Sinn Féin U-turns to vote down proposal

Within the space of 12 days, the Assembly has bizarrely U-turned on a new law to give every private renter a 10% rent...

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over 2 years ago
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Sam McBride: MLAs ‘mistakenly’ vote to force 10% cut on rents in latest Stormont shambles

MLAs have voted, seemingly by mistake, to change the law in a way which would cut housing rents for every private ren...

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over 2 years ago
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Minister Deirdre Hargey confirms £200 energy support payments to begin from March 10

A one-off £200 payment scheme for those struggling with rising energy costs in Northern Ireland is to open from March...

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over 2 years ago
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Northern Ireland Football League welcomes ‘assurances’ after Minister Hargey confirms stadium fun...

The Northern Ireland Football League has welcomed assurances they have received from the Communities Minister Deirdre...

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over 2 years ago
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Sinn Fein’s Hargey writing to other Stormont ministers in hope of ‘unlocking’ stadium funding

Communities Minister Deirdre Hargey has confirmed she will write to other Stormont ministers in a bid to progress fun...

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over 2 years ago
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Residents at Northern Ireland’s only homeless hostel for women have occupancy licence ‘terminated’

Residents at Northern Ireland’s only all-women homeless accommodation facility have received a letter by management t...

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over 2 years ago
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Deirdre Hargey announces additional £2million for emergency winter fuel scheme

An additional £2million is to be issued as part of emergency fuel payments to those most impacted by rising energy co...

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over 2 years ago
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Public is asked for its views on £150m Queen’s Quay proposal

A new era is set to dawn for part of Belfast’s waterfront as the public is consulted on a £150m redevelopment of Quee...

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almost 3 years ago
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Success for local Paralympians ‘inspiring’ as games come to a close

Northern Ireland’s Paralympians have been celebrated for their success as the Games in Japan came to a close yesterday.

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almost 3 years ago
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Success for Northern Ireland Paralympians ‘inspiring’ as games come to a close

Northern Ireland’s Paralympians have been celebrated for their success as the Games in Japan came to a close yesterday.

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almost 3 years ago
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Rural homes: Sympathetic design and green heating key elements of £1.8m scheme

Construction has begun on nine new homes in Randalstown, Co Antrim, in an £1.8m investment.

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