Ireland’s foreign minister privately told the British home secretary that the controversy surrounding the Birmingham Six and Guildford Four cases was “seriously affecting” the relationship between the two nations, state papers have revealed.
Sat, 28 Dec, 2019
Guildford Four member Paddy Armstrong has welcomed the announcement that inquests into the Guildford bombings are to be resumed after 40 years after a coroner ruled that the public were “entitled” to have the incident explored “untainted”.
Thu, 31 Jan, 2019
BUSINESSMAN Philip Lynch and his family are to appeal to the Supreme Court against a finding they must repay €26 million to AIB arising from an unpaid loan made to them and developer Gerry Conlon to buy development lands in Waterford.
Wed, 21 Dec, 2011
VINCENT BROWNE was utterly indignant on his programme on Tuesday night as he launched into the Irish Times over the column in which Kevin Myers used the term “bastards” in an offensive and distinctly insensitive way.
Sat, 12 Feb, 2005
IT has taken the British Government all of 31 years to apologise to members of the Conlon and Maguire families for their wrongful imprisonment for IRA bomb attacks, but they will derive a large measure of consolation from the fact that when it finally came it amounted to outright exoneration.
Thu, 10 Feb, 2005