President Biden was greeted by British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak on Tuesday as he landed in Belfast for a four-day visit to Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. The visit marks the 25th anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement, which ended 30 years of violent sectarian conflict. Biden said before he arrived that his tripContinue reading “Biden marks Good Friday Agreement anniversary”
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How Britain could move away from contentious Protocol trade deal
Brexit border checks have been a contentious issue since the UK and European Union first sat down to negotiate divorce terms.
The Telegraph Frontpage for Saturday 2022 November 26
Good evening. The Princess of Wales has spoken exclusively to the Telegraph about her mission to protect the next generation. Royal editor Hannah Furness explores why children under-five need our attention like never before. The Princess of Wales today warns that “not enough is being done” to nurture Britain’s youngest children, as she vows toContinue reading “The Telegraph Frontpage for Saturday 2022 November 26”
Charles’ much-loved great uncle’ and godfather was murdered by the Provisional IRA in Sligo, Ireland, August 1979.
The events of August 27th, 1979, in Mullaghmore, County Sligo, on the western coast of the Republic of Ireland, shocked the world. A massive 50lb remote control bomb exploded on board the fishing boat Shadow V, killing Lord Louis Mountbatten and three others while they were boating on holiday off the coast. Lord Mountbatten (aged 79)Continue reading “Charles’ much-loved great uncle’ and godfather was murdered by the Provisional IRA in Sligo, Ireland, August 1979.”