23 January 2003 Edition

New Lodge Six - Commemoration Events

23 January 2003

On the night of 3 February 1973, the British Army shot dead six men on the New Lodge Road of north Belfast. Free article

Community workers names and details found on UDA disc.

23 January 2003

The names and addresses of prominent Sinn Féin officials and nationalist community workers in North and East Belfast have been found on a computer disc following a PSNI raid connected to the ongoing UDA feud on premises in Carrickfergus on 9 January. Free article

South Armagh honours Vol Séamus Harvey

23 January 2003

On Sunday 19 January, a large crowd estimated at over a thousand people gathered outside Crossmaglen to commemorate the 26th anniversary of the death of Volunteer Séamus Harve Free article

NIE meter scheme slammed

23 January 2003

Lisburn Sinn Féin councillor Michael Ferguson has criticised an attempt by Northern Ireland Electricity to install new pay as you use meters in homes of people who have accumulated debts on electricity charges. Free article

In Brief

23 January 2003

Kelly leads delegation to Forum for Peace and Reconciliation

Sinn Féin Assembly member and spokesperson on policing, Gerry Kelly, led the party's delegation to the Forum for Peace and Reconciliation on Wednesday 22 January in Dublin Castle. He was joined by Seán Crowe TD, Mary Lou McDonald, Daithi Doolan and Short Strand Councillor Joe O'Donnell.

The theme of the meeting was... Free article

Key witness allowed stay away from Bogota trial

23 January 2003

The case of Niall Connolly, James Monaghan and Martin McCauley will resume in Bogota on 5, 6 and 7 February Free article


23 January 2003

The scene in Dublin's City Hall last Thursday night was sickening, as the Labour Party managed to once again serve its own interests Free article

174 SF elected reps endorse Shannon Peace Camp

23 January 2003

Sinn Féin spokesperson on International Affairs, Aengus Ó Snodaigh TD, visited the Shannon Peace Camp on Tuesday to deliver a message of support to its organisers on behalf of all 174 Sinn Féin elected representatives throughout Ireland. Free article

Farming communities need support

23 January 2003

"Rural issues and the agriculture crisis must be addressed if local communities are to survive and have a sustainable future," said Sinn Féin agriculture spokesperson Gerry McHugh last weekend. Free article

NEHB Service Plan rejected

23 January 2003

Commenting on the rejection by the North Eastern Health Board of the Service Plan for 2003, Health Board member and Sinn Féin Health spokesperson Caoimhghin Ó Caoláin TD, said it gives the Minister for Health and Children, Micheál Martin, the opportunity to restore services at Monaghan and Dundalk hospitals. Ó Caoláin said: Free article

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