Everything possible must be done to find suitable buyer after Bombardier news, says Long

Alliance Leader Naomi Long MLA has said everything possible must be done to ensure a suitable buyer is found, after Bombardier announced it was selling its Belfast operation. The aerospace firm employs around 3,600 people across Northern Ireland. It said it was part of a reorganisation of the business. “Obviously this is an extremely unsettling […]

Long says election a chance to send a message about desire for positive, progressive politics

Tomorrow’s local government election is a chance to send a message about the desire for positive, progressive politics, Alliance Leader Naomi Long MLA has said. Mrs Long said Thursday’s poll, while a local government election, was also an opportunity to show the DUP and Sinn Féin a desire for the return of power-sharing at the […]

Long says there is a need to recapture spirit of Good Friday Agreement on anniversary

Alliance Leader Naomi Long MLA has said there is a need to recapture the spirit of the Good Friday Agreement, on the 21st anniversary of the signing of the document. Mrs Long said while the structures of the Agreement needed reform for the current day, its values remained key to restoring the political institutions. “Since […]