UK News John Hume, peacemaker in Northern Ireland, died
EU ‘no longer seeking Belfast office’ after transition period
The EU had requested an office in Belfast to help oversee the implementation of the Northern Ireland protocol after the end of the transition period. Dr McCormick is the senior civil servant in Northern Ireland charged with Brexit-related issues.He told the Executive Office Committee of Assembly members at Stormont: “We have some way to go.”“How confident are you that GB businesses are just not going to write off the NI market?’ Lord Kerr questioning NI Minister Robin Walker on Ireland/Northern Ireland Protocol yesterday at Lords EY Committee. Worth listening to. @LordsEUCom https://t.
Several political leaders in the region hailed his courage, describing a visionary, a political giant opposed to violence, in a dark period that had made more than 3,500 dead in three decades ...
Liverpool FC preparing to re-open Anfield after sending out fan survey .
The ECHO understands talks between the club and fan groups about the return of match-goers have been taking place since June and Liverpool have now dispatched a survey to their supporters to complete ahead of the eventual comeback. The club are keen to garner the match-day habits of their fanbase as they aim to ensure Anfield meets and exceeds all the safety requirements for later this year.