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# ulster-unionists - Saturday 18 January, 2020

The strangest thing about Northern Irish politics? There's a government, but no opposition
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The strangest thing about Northern Irish politics? There's a government, but no opposition

Jan 18th 2020, 10:00 PM 20,822 Views 43 Comments

Some credit the short-lived opposition for helping to expose the ‘cash for ash’ scandal.

# ulster-unionists - Monday 30 September, 2019

Robin Swann to step down as leader of Ulster Unionists
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# UUP

Robin Swann to step down as leader of Ulster Unionists

Sep 30th 2019, 4:41 PM 12,925 Views 19 Comments

Swann will remain in the role until the party’s next annual general meeting in 2020.

# ulster-unionists - Sunday 30 December, 2012

1982: 'Ireland', 'Éire' and why both aren't written on postage stamps
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1982: 'Ireland', 'Éire' and why both aren't written on postage stamps

Dec 30th 2012, 8:00 AM 16,069 Views 28 Comments

Government thought that using the word ‘Ireland’ would be problematic as unionists regarded it as referring to the 32 counties.

# ulster-unionists - Friday 9 March, 2012

Ulster Unionist leader Tom Elliott resigns amid party tensions
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# Ulster Unionists

Ulster Unionist leader Tom Elliott resigns amid party tensions

Mar 9th 2012, 10:16 AM 1,075 Views 8 Comments

Elliott accused party colleagues of briefing journalists against him and said hostility to his leadership had been “relentless”.