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#Nigel Dodds

# nigel-dodds - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

Jeffrey Donaldson replaces Nigel Dodds as DUP's Westminster leader

Meanwhile, Sammy Wilson MP has been elected as the DUP’s chief whip.

# nigel-dodds - Friday 13 December, 2019

Unseated: the high-profile losers in the UK election (including Jo Swinson and Nigel Dodds)

It’s been a tough night for the Liberal Democrats and the DUP in particular.

# nigel-dodds - Monday 4 November, 2019

It'll be a head-to-head between the DUP and SF as the SDLP stands aside in Belfast North

Sinn Féin announced that it would not contest three constituencies in Northern Ireland.

# nigel-dodds - Friday 1 November, 2019

Investigation launched over threats towards Ulster Unionist Party staff

The DUP has also condemned the alleged intimidation.

# nigel-dodds - Saturday 12 October, 2019

DUP deputy leader warns mooted Brexit compromise ‘cannot work’

Nigel Dodds says Boris Johnson ‘knows very well’ Northern Ireland must remain fully part of the UK customs union.

# nigel-dodds - Friday 29 March, 2019

Nigel Dodds 'would stay in the EU rather than risk Northern Ireland's place in UK'

The DUP deputy leader said that he wanted Brexit to be delivered, but not if it would risk Northern Ireland’s status within the UK.

# nigel-dodds - Friday 22 March, 2019

The DUP is not happy with Theresa May's 'humiliating' Brexit delay

It had been thought that the DUP were softening their stance towards the draft Brexit deal – until this statement today.

# nigel-dodds - Friday 15 March, 2019

Is the DUP moving from 'no' to yes? Dodds says they've had constructive talks with ministers

Brexiteer Jacob Rees Mogg said that he would support Theresa May’s deal if the DUP agreed to vote for it.

# nigel-dodds - Thursday 3 January, 2019

DUP: 'It is becoming clearer by the day that no one is ever going to build a border'

The DUP’s deputy leader said that an “east-west barrier should be no more palatable than having any new north-south barriers”.

# nigel-dodds - Friday 16 November, 2018

Brexiteers worry that the EU's withdrawal agreement will turn the UK into a 'vassal state' - but what does that mean?

The draft agreement has been denounced across Britain’s political spectrum since it was unveiled on Wednesday night

# nigel-dodds - Friday 8 December, 2017

DUP 'pleased' with Brexit deal but says 'more work needs to be done' on border issue

A deal to avoid a hard border has been reached between the UK and EU.

# nigel-dodds - Sunday 30 July, 2017

DUP accuses Varadkar of sending 'mixed messages' and 'going backwards'

“Just what is going on in Dublin?” DUP deputy Nigel Dodds has asked provocatively.

# nigel-dodds - Saturday 2 May, 2015

Sinn Féin defends leaflet amid accusations of 'blatant sectarianism'

A leaflet for Gerry Kelly contains census figures showing more Catholics than Protestants in North Belfast.

# nigel-dodds - Thursday 10 October, 2013

'IRA' claims responsibility for Belfast murder

Kevin Kearney’s believed to have been killed on Tuesday. His body was found in a city park yesterday afternoon.

# nigel-dodds - Saturday 13 July, 2013

Police knocked unconscious by rioters 'wielding swords and missiles' in Belfast Belfast This post contains images

Police knocked unconscious by rioters 'wielding swords and missiles' in Belfast

One officer has a suspected broken jaw and a number of people have been arrested.

# nigel-dodds - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

DUP deputy leader hospitalised after falling ill in Westminster

Tests are still being carried out on the north Belfast MP Nigel Dodds.

# nigel-dodds - Friday 16 March, 2012

DUP deputy leader tells House of Commons: Make St Patrick's Day a public holiday

Nigel Dodds asks Sir George Young, the Leader of the House of Commons, if March 17 will be made a holiday in the UK.

# nigel-dodds - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

DUP MPs warn that EU deal may hit Ireland's corporation tax

Ian Paisley Jr and Nigel Dodds tell the House of Commons that Ireland will face further pressure to raise the 12.5 per cent rate.