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Analysis: Donaghadee v Irish Football Association

Analysis: Donaghadee v Irish Football Association

Following the Arbitration ruling in Donaghadee v Irish FA, it is necessary to write an extensive analysis in order to clear up of the deliberately generated confusion, mistruths and utter fallacies circulating over the past number of days. You can read the document via the link here: DFC v IFA analysis  

Further questions over Storey’s IRA funeral- It isn’t going away, you know

Editor@UnionistVoice.com @JamieBrysonCPNI Let us begin by dissecting Belfast City Council’s (BCC) own statement. In the first paragraph the statement says that following the emergency change to permit 30 persons to gather outside that this permitted the Council to “offer this as an option for mourners”. Belfast City Council did not offer this option for mourners, […]

Sunday World issue a clarification after exploitative and inaccurate ‘vigilante’ article

Sunday World issue a clarification after exploitative and inaccurate ‘vigilante’ article

A statement has been issued by JWB Consultancy who represented the complainants in the case, Mr David English and two local businessmen. Statement on behalf of Mr David English and two other local businessmen following Sunday World clarification “On 7 June 2020 the Sunday World published a malicious, exploitative and entirely inappropriate interview with an […]

Lower North Belfast Concerned Residents respond to the pro-nationalist media narrative in relation to Grove

Lower North Belfast Concerned Residents respond to the pro-nationalist media narrative in relation to Grove

Statement by Lower North Belfast Concerned Residents   In the recent week’s residents living in the communities that border the Grove Playing Fields have been subjected to recurrent spates of sectarian abuse which has conveniently been downplayed by those who seek to disregard this. There have been several false accusations made by several Social Media […]

Charity Commission promote their legal advisor- only weeks after scathing High Court judgment

Charity Commission promote their legal advisor- only weeks after scathing High Court judgment

Editor@UnionistVoice.com @JamieBrysonCPNI From 2013-2019 Sarah Finnegan, a qualified Barrister, was legal advisor to the Charity Commission. In this period the Commission was operating unlawfully, with their statutory powers delegated to senior members of staff, none of whom were legally qualified. This led to an incredible situation whereby draconian powers were being arbitrarily deployed by commission […]

Covid-19 Regulations must be enforced in adherance to the rule of law- we must resist sliding into a police state

Covid-19 Regulations must be enforced in adherance to the rule of law- we must resist sliding into a police state

Editor@UnionistVoice.com @JamieBrysonCPNI Let me preface this article by making clear that I support the necessary regulations put in place as part of our collective effort to fight the Covid-19 pandemic. We all need to collectively do what we can to save lives and help the NHS. All sensible and reasonable people are onboard with that […]

DOWNLOAD: Basic guidance leaflet focusing on key issues affecting citizens in the Covid-19 crisis

DOWNLOAD: Basic guidance leaflet focusing on key issues affecting citizens in the Covid-19 crisis

Friends, During this difficult time there will be many issues which affect the lives of people right across our community. This brief information leaflet tries to succinctly provide some information and/or signposting in relation to some of the most prevalent issues. If anyone requires further help with social security issues, problems with HMRC, debt collection […]

It is telling that the BBC NI newsroom is silent on the High Court’s scathing judgement against the Charity Commission

It is telling that the BBC NI newsroom is silent on the High Court’s scathing judgement against the Charity Commission

Editor@Unionistvoice.com  @JamieBrysonCPNI On the 19th February the Court of Appeal, upholding an earlier decision of the lower court, delivered one of the most scathing judgements rendered in recent times. The Northern Ireland Charity Commission was found to have been unlawfully delegating their decision making to members of staff. This had allowed an environment to thrive […]

Jamie Bryson: It is time for a voluntary ‘Social Media Charter’ and collective stand against social media abuse

Jamie Bryson: It is time for a voluntary ‘Social Media Charter’ and collective stand against social media abuse

For over 8 years I have been subjected to relentless abuse, trolling and targeted harassment. Some of this has been in the form of random individuals hurling the most vile abuse imaginable, other times it has been part of a clearly orchestrated campaign to spread malicious rumours- which the perpetrators hope will take on the […]

ANALYSIS: Scathing IPSO judgement in Matthews v Sunday World sets a significant precedent

ANALYSIS: Scathing IPSO judgement in Matthews v Sunday World sets a significant precedent

Editor@UnionistVoice.com @JamieBrysonCPNI Let me begin this piece by drawing attention to the fact that whilst the recent Matthews IPSO judgement is significant, not only due to the precedent set but also the scathing conclusion of the panel, at the heart of all of this is a grieving family who were subjected to perhaps the most […]

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