#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 14°C Tuesday 22 September 2020

#Theresa Villiers

# theresa-villiers - Thursday 14 July, 2016

This man has just been given responsibility for Northern Ireland

James Brokenshire is the new Secretary of State for Northern Ireland.

# theresa-villiers - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

What will Theresa May as British Prime Minister mean for Ireland?

David Cameron’s successor previously predicted post-Brexit border controls across Ireland, affecting the common travel area

# theresa-villiers - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Provisional IRA members leafleting and electioneering for Sinn Féin - report

Two reports into the current status of the Provisional IRA have been published today. Here’s what they say…

# theresa-villiers - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

'Broad agreement' reached in Stormont talks as politicians take selfies and listen to Serial

Talks on welfare reform, flags, parades and the past continued through the night.

# theresa-villiers - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Back at the table: Leaders head to Stormont to revive talks on Northern Ireland

The Irish Government will be represented by Charlie Flanagan.

# theresa-villiers - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Fresh talks on the horizon for Northern Ireland legacy issues

Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan said that he believes “it is now time” for the talks to begin.

# theresa-villiers - Friday 5 September, 2014

The SAS 'Loughall ambush' which killed 8 IRA men may be investigated

A civilian was also killed in the gunfight which was the biggest single loss of life for the IRA during The Troubles.

# theresa-villiers - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Former IRA members could face prosecution despite comfort letters

British Secretary of State to Northern Ireland Theresa Villiers has stated that the letters no longer serve as immunity from prosecution.

# theresa-villiers - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Flanagan to meet Northern Irish leaders today

The new Minister for Foreign Affairs is making the trip to Belfast today.

# theresa-villiers - Thursday 17 July, 2014

PSNI chief apologises to Hyde Park bombing families over 'failure to secure justice'

Trial collapsed over issuing of an ‘on the run’ letter which falsely told suspect that he was not being sought by the Met.

# theresa-villiers - Monday 9 June, 2014

Is there a future for the 'Haass' process? Eamon Gilmore's in Belfast to find out

It’s hoped progress can be made ahead of the peak of the marching season next month.

# theresa-villiers - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Ballymurphy parachute regiment killings: NI Secretary says 'no' to Hillsborough-style probe

Ten people were shot dead by the British Army in August 1971. An 11th person died from a heart attack.

# theresa-villiers - Thursday 17 October, 2013

DUP MP says republican "fixed committee" existed to deal with sex abuse claims

Gregory Campbell MP made the allegation in the House of Commons yesterday.

# theresa-villiers - Sunday 11 August, 2013

In pics: Controversial Republican parade passes peacefully in Tyrone Castlederg This post contains images

In pics: Controversial Republican parade passes peacefully in Tyrone

A minority of protesters shouted angrily and one demonstrator temporarily broke through a security barrier amid emotional scenes.

# theresa-villiers - Friday 9 August, 2013

'Call off' the Republican parade in Tyrone urges Villiers

She made the comments after a meeting with representatives of the Derg Valley Victims’ Voice opposed to the parade.

# theresa-villiers - Monday 29 April, 2013

Gilmore to visit Northern Ireland to mark 15 years of 'Good Friday'

The Tánaiste will meet Britain’s Northern Secretary and the First and Deputy First Ministers to discuss continued peace.

# theresa-villiers - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Gilmore pledges to ‘repair damage done’ as a result of flag protests

The Tánaiste was in Belfast today to meet with Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, Theresa Villiers, along with the First Minister and Deputy First Minister.

# theresa-villiers - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Prison officer killed in Armagh motorway shooting

This morning’s shooting, which caused the death of a Northern Ireland prison officer, has been condemned by the Northern Ireland Secretary.