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#British-Irish Council

# british-irish-council - Last month November 2022

Taoiseach wears 'shamrock poppy' at British-Irish summit, says it's right to honour those who died
# Remembrance Day
# Remembrance Day

Taoiseach wears 'shamrock poppy' at British-Irish summit, says it's right to honour those who died

Nov 11th 2022, 2:31 PM 36,410 Views 47 Comments

Taoiseach says wearing a poppy is not as controversial as some might suggest.

Taoiseach and UK PM determined to get deal done on NI Protocol 'as quickly as possible'
# Relationship Reset
# Relationship Reset

Taoiseach and UK PM determined to get deal done on NI Protocol 'as quickly as possible'

Nov 10th 2022, 7:53 PM 9,494 Views 11 Comments
  • Taoiseach Micheál Martin met UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak at the British-Irish Council Summit in Blackpool this evening.
  • UK Government is keen on getting a negotiated settlement done on the Northern Ireland Protocol.
  • Sunak said he was committed to strengthening UK-Irish ties.

# british-irish-council - This year 2022

Taoiseach regrets 'lacking' UK-EU partnership on Protocol as he attends summit in Guernsey
# British-Irish Council
# British-Irish Council

Taoiseach regrets 'lacking' UK-EU partnership on Protocol as he attends summit in Guernsey

Jul 8th 2022, 1:28 PM 16,540 Views 4 Comments

Developments in Westminster will be on the agenda as they discuss the political situation in each nation.

# british-irish-council - Last year 2021

Gove confident progress can be made on NI Protocol without triggering Article 16
# British-Irish Council
# British-Irish Council

Gove confident progress can be made on NI Protocol without triggering Article 16

Nov 19th 2021, 1:02 PM 8,374 Views 4 Comments

The British-Irish Council meeting is taking place in Cardiff today.

Taoiseach expresses confidence that NI powersharing will be preserved
# Fermanagh
# Fermanagh

Taoiseach expresses confidence that NI powersharing will be preserved

Updated Jun 11th 2021, 6:34 PM 18,356 Views 19 Comments

Martin was among political leaders attending a meeting of the British Irish Council in Co Fermanagh today.

# british-irish-council - All time

Rockall: Irish and Scottish ministers to hold 'intensive process' in bid to solve dispute
# Rockall
# Rockall

Rockall: Irish and Scottish ministers to hold 'intensive process' in bid to solve dispute

Jun 28th 2019, 11:00 PM 12,727 Views 46 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar discussed the matter with Nicola Sturgeon today in Manchester.

Kenny to call convention on abortion if returned to power
# The Eighth
# The Eighth

Kenny to call convention on abortion if returned to power

Nov 28th 2015, 12:13 PM 13,584 Views 166 Comments

The Taoiseach was speaking at a meeting of the British Irish Council in London.

Where's Enda Kenny off to today?
# Channel Ireland
# Channel Ireland

Where's Enda Kenny off to today?

Jun 13th 2014, 7:50 AM 8,628 Views 49 Comments

Guernsey. He’s off to Guernsey.

Taoiseach in Wales for British-Irish Council
# Relations
# Relations

Taoiseach in Wales for British-Irish Council

Nov 26th 2012, 7:37 AM 2,492 Views 18 Comments

Education and economy will be the main topics up for discussion.

Stirling stuff: Taoiseach to attend British-Irish Council summit in Scotland
# British-Irish Council
# British-Irish Council

Stirling stuff: Taoiseach to attend British-Irish Council summit in Scotland

Jun 22nd 2012, 6:15 AM 1,727 Views 5 Comments

Enda Kenny will be accompanied by Communications Minister Pat Rabbitte on a trip that also includes a meeting with Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond.

Leaders clash over Scottish independence ahead of Dublin summit
# Scotland
# Scotland

Leaders clash over Scottish independence ahead of Dublin summit

Jan 13th 2012, 9:20 AM 2,625 Views 12 Comments

Alex Salmond and Nick Clegg have taken to Irish airwaves to express strong views about the issue of Scottish independence ahead of the British-Irish Council summit today.

Youth unemployment on the agenda at British-Irish summit
# Nick Clegg
# Nick Clegg

Youth unemployment on the agenda at British-Irish summit

Jan 13th 2012, 7:37 AM 1,105 Views 1 Comment

The 17th council summit gets underway in Dublin this afternoon, where the main issue on the table will be economic developments.

Nick Clegg's Irish visit postponed following death of Taoiseach's mother
# Off
# Off

Nick Clegg's Irish visit postponed following death of Taoiseach's mother

Nov 27th 2011, 5:32 PM 2,652 Views 2 Comments

Clegg had been due to meet with president Michael D Higgins and Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore in Dublin tomorrow.

British-Irish Council Summit postponed as mark of respect
# Postponed
# Postponed

British-Irish Council Summit postponed as mark of respect

Nov 27th 2011, 10:56 AM 2,316 Views 1 Comment

The council were due to meet tomorrow but have postponed the event following the death of the Taoiseach’s mother.

Economy the focus of Taoiseach's London visit
# British-Irish
# British-Irish

Economy the focus of Taoiseach's London visit

Jun 20th 2011, 8:06 AM 349 Views 7 Comments

Wind farms on Ireland’s west coast will also be on the agenda.

Cowen to meet Clegg over UK's bailout loan
# British-Irish Council
# British-Irish Council

Cowen to meet Clegg over UK's bailout loan

Dec 13th 2010, 11:35 AM 330 Views 0 Comments

The Taoiseach and deputy Prime Minister will meet on the Isle of Man on the fringes of a British-Irish Council meeting.