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NEWS: Kate Hoey MP challenges Chief Constable on one sided seizure of UVF memorabilia

Prominent MP Kate Hoey, who was once a member of Tony Blair’s Government, has this morning challenged PSNI Chief Constable George Hamilton in relation to the seizure of historical and conflict related UVF memorabilia, which it has been suggested is not actually a criminal offence under the Terrorism Act. Ms Hoey quizzed the Chief Constable […]

EXCLUSIVE: Jim Wells complains to BBC over Talk Back interview with Jamie Bryson and Dominica McGowan

Prominent DUP MLA and former Executive Minister Jim Wells has lodged an official complaint to the BBC in relation to a recent Talkback interview with Jamie Bryson and Sinn Fein member Dominica McGowan. Mr Wells has alleged bias against Mr Bryson and favourable treatment offered to Sinn Fein member Dominica McGowan. Mr Wells said in […]

NEWS: Sinn Fein demands sectarian ghetto at Sirocco site in East Belfast 

Sinn Fein has controversially sought to create a nationalist ghetto at the Sirocco site with a sectarian campaign to ‘demand’ housing.        The Sinn Fein ‘demand’ is politically motivated, designed to create another nationalist ghetto and interface in the east Belfast area.  The overall strategy of the sectarian Sinn Fein demand for nationalist only […]

NEWS: EBCI secures removal of commemorative flags after discussions with DUP MP 

The East Belfast Community Initiative has held positive discussions with local MP Emma Little-Pengelly in relation to the issues arising in Cantrell close, including the threats made to elderly loyalist community workers.     In these discussions Emma re-iterated her strong desire to de-escalate tensions relating to the Cantrell close situation.  As a result of these […]

News: Elderly community workers placed under republican threat in east Belfast 

This mornings Irish News has revealed that two elderly loyalist community workers in East Belfast have received threats from dissident groupings http://www.irishnews.com/news/northernirelandnews/2017/10/04/news/east-belfast-loyalists-receive-threats-as-tensions-rise-1153108/    The community workers are part of the East Belfast Community Initiative who have released the following statement:   “It is disgraceful that two elderly community workers have been threatened by republicans. This is […]

Sinn Fein’s cosy relationships with armed dissident organisations and their community surrogates must end 

On Monday night once again republican gunmen took to the streets in North Belfast, wounding a 30 year old man in what has been described as a punishment shooting.    Restorative Justice groups which claim to mediate with dissident republican terror groups have been awarded substantial financial assistance from a number of funding outlets, including […]

NEWS: Humiliated Sinn Fein retract bogus UVF threat allegation 

Sinn Fein’s Gerry Kelly has moved away from the earlier party position which stated as fact that the UVF was behind threats in a shared housing development in south/east Belfast.     The East Belfast Community Initiative, which mediates on behalf of ex combatants linked to east Belfast UVF, categorically dismissed the allegations of UVF involvement […]

NEWS: Anti-Unionist culture ‘rally’ organiser exposed as arms length Sinn Fein activist 

On Thursday’s BBC Talk Back program Dominica McGowan was in the studio raising the issue of British flags within South Belfast.     Ms McGowan was instrumental in organising a ‘shared space’ anti-culture rally which claimed at the time to be non-political and simply a gathering of concerned residents.  Many Unionists warned at the time that […]

NEWS: Kelly’s own account contradicts his claim he left the IRA 

   Convicted IRA bomber Gerry Kelly today told the BBC Talk Back program that an individual being sentenced to prison was no longer a member of the IRA.  In this context the Sinn Fein MLA stated he left the IRA when he went into prison.  Despite this Mr Kelly’s own account of the Maze escape […]