15 October 2009 Edition
15 October 2009
NEGOTIATIONS on the financial package for transferring Policing and Justice powers from Britain to the North of Ireland concluded over the past week in Downing Street. The Sinn Féin focus in this negotiation was to ensure that a future Policing and Justice department in the North would have an adequate budget while at the same time ensuring that other departmental budgets would not be affected by transfer. This has been achieved. Free article
An Phoblacht Magazine
AN PHOBLACHT MAGAZINE:
- The first edition of this new magazine will feature a 10 page special on the life and legacy of our leader Martin McGuinness to mark the first anniversary of his untimely passing.
- It will include a personal reminiscence by Gerry Adams and contributions from the McGuinness family.
- There will also be an exclusive interview with our new Uachtarán Mary Lou McDonald.