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#karen bradley

# karen-bradley - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Former NI Secretary 'regrets' saying she didn't know that nationalists did not vote for unionist parties
# Karen Bradley
# Karen Bradley

Former NI Secretary 'regrets' saying she didn't know that nationalists did not vote for unionist parties

Sep 22nd 2020, 7:09 AM 59,341 Views 50 Comments

Karen Bradley made the comments in September 2018.

# karen-bradley - Saturday 27 April, 2019

White House welcomes new talks to restore Northern Ireland power-sharing executive
# Power Sharing
# Power Sharing

White House welcomes new talks to restore Northern Ireland power-sharing executive

Apr 27th 2019, 9:25 AM 8,056 Views 45 Comments

Talks are set to commence following the local elections in Northern Ireland next week.

# karen-bradley - Friday 26 April, 2019

Talks to restore Northern Ireland power-sharing executive to be announced today
# Crunch Time
# Crunch Time

Talks to restore Northern Ireland power-sharing executive to be announced today

Apr 26th 2019, 7:20 AM 9,230 Views 39 Comments

The talks are expected to begin after Northern Ireland’s local elections.

# karen-bradley - Saturday 6 April, 2019

'Staggering ignorance': Sinn Féin lambasts Karen Bradley over comments on voting rights for Irish citizens in NI
# Good Friday Agreement
# Good Friday Agreement

'Staggering ignorance': Sinn Féin lambasts Karen Bradley over comments on voting rights for Irish citizens in NI

Apr 6th 2019, 12:34 PM 73,627 Views 75 Comments

The Secretary of State for Northern Ireland’s response to a parliamentary question last month has drawn ire.

# karen-bradley - Saturday 9 March, 2019

Mary Lou McDonald: 'I think she should go... but the problem is much bigger than Karen Bradley'
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Mary Lou McDonald: 'I think she should go... but the problem is much bigger than Karen Bradley'

Mar 9th 2019, 12:31 PM 26,290 Views 64 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader added to calls for Karen Bradley’s resignation earlier today.

# karen-bradley - Friday 8 March, 2019

Poll: Should Karen Bradley resign as Northern Ireland Secretary?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Karen Bradley resign as Northern Ireland Secretary?

Mar 8th 2019, 10:29 AM 54,149 Views 101 Comments

She has been sharply criticised for comments she made about killings during the Troubles.

Families of Ballymurphy massacre victims refuse to meet Karen Bradley
# Call To Resign
# Call To Resign

Families of Ballymurphy massacre victims refuse to meet Karen Bradley

Mar 8th 2019, 10:13 AM 12,741 Views 20 Comments

The group have refused to allow the UK’s Northern Ireland Secretary to apologise to them in person over comments she made about the Troubles.

# karen-bradley - Thursday 7 March, 2019

Police-killings comments: Karen Bradley says she didn't believe what she said
# Rte News
# Rte News

Police-killings comments: Karen Bradley says she didn't believe what she said

Updated Mar 7th 2019, 9:55 PM 82,586 Views 175 Comments

There have been calls today for the UK’s Northern Ireland Secretary to resign.

FactCheck: Is Karen Bradley correct that killings committed by British forces during the Troubles were 'not crimes'?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Is Karen Bradley correct that killings committed by British forces during the Troubles were 'not crimes'?

Mar 7th 2019, 12:02 PM 28,759 Views 44 Comments

Bradley has come under severe criticism for her comments in the House of Commons yesterday, but is she correct?

# karen-bradley - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Tánaiste to meet with Bradley tonight to seek clarification on police-killings comments
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Tánaiste to meet with Bradley tonight to seek clarification on police-killings comments

Updated Mar 6th 2019, 7:57 PM 62,786 Views 163 Comments

Northern Ireland secretary Karen Bradley said that killings by military and police forces during the Troubles “were not crimes”.

# karen-bradley - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

Almost two-thirds of people 'fearful of a return to sectarian violence in Ireland after Brexit'
# Troubles
# Troubles

Almost two-thirds of people 'fearful of a return to sectarian violence in Ireland after Brexit'

Jan 22nd 2019, 10:50 AM 12,104 Views 14 Comments

There have been a number of security alerts in Derry in recent days.

# karen-bradley - Monday 21 January, 2019

Derry car bomb has 'absolutely nothing to do with Brexit', Bradley says
# Karen Bradley
# Karen Bradley

Derry car bomb has 'absolutely nothing to do with Brexit', Bradley says

Updated Jan 21st 2019, 6:30 PM 31,088 Views 48 Comments

British minister Karen Bradley gave a House of Commons statement; while earlier a fifth man was arrested in connection with the attack.

# karen-bradley - Friday 2 November, 2018

Brexit negotiators are 'very close' to resolving differences over Ireland’s border
# Down To The Wire
# Down To The Wire

Brexit negotiators are 'very close' to resolving differences over Ireland’s border

Nov 2nd 2018, 8:45 PM 15,265 Views 37 Comments

Tánaiste Simon Coveney has some movement is still needed from the UK side in order for a deal this month.

NI meeting dubbed a 'waste of time' but Bradley says getting Stormont on its feet isn't about 'soundbites'
# Powersharing
# Powersharing

NI meeting dubbed a 'waste of time' but Bradley says getting Stormont on its feet isn't about 'soundbites'

Nov 2nd 2018, 6:34 PM 9,232 Views 9 Comments

The British-Irish Intergovernmental Conference took place in Dublin today.

# karen-bradley - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

Karen Bradley 'actively considering' external mediator to restore NI powersharing talks
# Deadlock
# Deadlock

Karen Bradley 'actively considering' external mediator to restore NI powersharing talks

Oct 31st 2018, 5:13 PM 9,606 Views 30 Comments

Northern Ireland powersharing collapsed in January 2017 following the DUP’s and Sinn Féin’s failure to agree on a number of issues.

# karen-bradley - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

'Is this the best use of £150m?': Ex-NI Secretaries of State say Troubles investigations should stop
# Historical Investigations
# Historical Investigations

'Is this the best use of £150m?': Ex-NI Secretaries of State say Troubles investigations should stop

Oct 10th 2018, 8:02 AM 11,052 Views 18 Comments

The group says there needs to be a more ‘even-handed’ approach to investigations.

# karen-bradley - Saturday 8 September, 2018

Quiz: How much do you know about Northern Irish politics?
# Stormont Executive
# Stormont Executive

Quiz: How much do you know about Northern Irish politics?

Sep 8th 2018, 8:30 PM 30,612 Views 49 Comments

Karen Bradley admitted she didn’t know much about the divisive political history in the North when she took up her role in January.

# karen-bradley - Friday 7 September, 2018

Northern Irish Secretary admits she didn't understand 'nationalists don't vote for unionist parties'
# Karen Bradley
# Karen Bradley

Northern Irish Secretary admits she didn't understand 'nationalists don't vote for unionist parties'

Sep 7th 2018, 7:38 AM 61,907 Views 84 Comments

Karen Bradley has said there was a lot she didn’t understand about Northern Ireland before she was given the job.

# karen-bradley - Thursday 6 September, 2018

Northern Ireland Assembly members' salaries to be cut by £14,000
# Karen Bradley
# Karen Bradley

Northern Ireland Assembly members' salaries to be cut by £14,000

Sep 6th 2018, 12:49 PM 19,037 Views 45 Comments

The North has been without an Executive since January 2017 because of an ongoing row between Sinn Féin and the DUP.

# karen-bradley - Friday 29 June, 2018

Man loses High Court challenge against Northern Ireland Secretary over border poll
# United Ireland
# United Ireland

Man loses High Court challenge against Northern Ireland Secretary over border poll

Jun 29th 2018, 10:54 AM 10,336 Views 56 Comments

Raymond McCord wants both governments to set out the criteria for the holding of a border poll.

# karen-bradley - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

Tánaiste says report that Aidan McAnespie's body part was 'disposed of' must be 'extremely difficult' for the family
# The Troubles
# The Troubles

Tánaiste says report that Aidan McAnespie's body part was 'disposed of' must be 'extremely difficult' for the family

May 23rd 2018, 5:23 PM 20,552 Views 7 Comments

The 24-year-old was shot shortly after crossing an army checkpoint.

# karen-bradley - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Northern Ireland budget to include £410 million from DUP deal with Conservatives
# Stormont
# Stormont

Northern Ireland budget to include £410 million from DUP deal with Conservatives

Mar 8th 2018, 5:28 PM 12,333 Views 42 Comments

The budget also sets out £80 million in support of immediate health and education pressure.

# karen-bradley - Sunday 25 February, 2018

Man brings High Court challenge against Irish State and Secretary for Northern Ireland over border poll
# United Ireland
# United Ireland

Man brings High Court challenge against Irish State and Secretary for Northern Ireland over border poll

Feb 25th 2018, 9:30 AM 19,681 Views 0 Comments

Raymond McCord wants both governments to set out the criteria for the holding of a border poll.

# karen-bradley - Thursday 18 January, 2018

'We don’t have a lot of time': Last-ditch Stormont talks start next week
# Possible Thaw
# Possible Thaw

'We don’t have a lot of time': Last-ditch Stormont talks start next week

Jan 18th 2018, 2:45 PM 10,447 Views 36 Comments

It’s been one year since the power-sharing administration collapsed in Northern Ireland.

# karen-bradley - Monday 8 January, 2018

Conservative MP Karen Bradley named as new Northern Ireland secretary
# Cabinet Reshuffle
# Cabinet Reshuffle

Conservative MP Karen Bradley named as new Northern Ireland secretary

Jan 8th 2018, 6:06 PM 18,265 Views 30 Comments

Bradley was named as a replacement to James Brokenshire.