Those who believe the EU will “change course” over the proposed Brexit backstop are deluding themselves, Alliance Deputy Leader Stephen Farry MLA has said.
Alliance Health spokesperson Paula Bradshaw MLA has branded the latest health waiting times as utterly appalling and said health service users are the latest victims of political breakdown.
Alliance Leader Naomi Long MEP has said the Prime Minister’s request for the Queen to suspend Parliament only weeks before the Brexit deadline is a “cowardly and outrageous” move, which “follows in the footsteps of other dictators”.
Alliance Health spokesperson Paula Bradshaw MLA has called for a full public inquiry into the scale of abuse at Muckamore Abbey Hospital after it was revealed CCTV footage showed 1,500 crimes on one ward.
Alliance MLAs are among those who have signed a letter to European Council President Donald Tusk, outlining the majority support here for the proposed Brexit backstop.
Alliance North Belfast Councillor Nuala McAllister has said so-called 'punishment shootings' have no place in our society, after a man was shot in both legs in the north of the city.
Alliance Councillor Brian Pope has called the announcement of pre-Brexit funding for Councils “entirely inadequate” and has called for special case funding for border councils in Northern Ireland.
Alliance Justice spokesperson Stewart Dickson MLA has welcomed confirmation from the PSNI they are investigating the firing of shots over a coffin in West Belfast.
Alliance Brexit spokesperson Stephen Farry MLA has said the proposed backstop is about protecting Northern Ireland from the damaging effects of Brexit, after the Prime Minister criticised it.