Our way of life reliant on sustainable environment, says McReynolds

Our way of life is reliant on having a sustainable environment, Alliance Belfast Deputy Lord Mayor Peter McReynolds has told a major event designed to highlight the growing impact of climate change and calling for action to mitigate against it. The global climate strike took place at locations around the world today (Friday), with local […]

Good Relations Week important showcase but more needs done to improve relations here, says Hendron

Good Relations Week is an important opportunity to showcase how to build a united society, Alliance MLA Máire Hendron has said. However, the East Belfast MLA said more still needs to be done to improve community relations here. The theme of this year’s week is People Making Change for Peace, with hundreds of events taking […]

Alliance representatives condemn kidnapping

Alliance representatives have condemned the kidnapping of a businessman in Co Fermanagh. Kevin Lunney, a director of Quinn Industrial Holdings, was taken while driving from his work to his home in Kinawley around 6.40pm yesterday (Tuesday). He was beaten, suffering “a broken leg and other very severe but non-life-threatening injuries,” before being left at the […]

Walker says those who didn’t back no deal Brexit motion showed complete disdain for genuine concerns

Alliance Councillor Gavin Walker has said those who didn’t support his party’s motion against a no deal Brexit showed “complete disdain” for the genuine concerns of the business community. Councillor Walker was speaking after the motion at Ards and North Down Borough Council calling for the removal of a no deal Brexit as an option […]