Clare Bailey’s letter on behalf of the Green Party (February 14) requires a response. Her party is actively campaigning to remove the constitutional right to life as expressed in article 40.3.3 of the Irish Constitution, known as the Eighth Amendment.
I see that the System Operator for Northern Ireland (SONI) has inevitably welcomed the statement by the Department of Infrastructure which approves planning permission for the North South Interconnector.
The current uncertainty surrounding the future of the Kilroot and Ballylumford power stations exposes a serious flaw in the energy security policy for Northern Ireland, and is something that was not foreseen when Northern Ireland signed up to an all-island energy market.
A booklet ‘33 Days to Morning Glory’, by Fr ME Gaitley, shows how True Devotion to Mary, as developed by St L. de Montfort, St Theresa of Calcutta and St John Paul II, is the surest, easiest, shortest and most perfect means of saintliness.
Every few years another English politician with little or no interest about the north or wider Irish affairs arrives to a fanfare from media outlets, tripping over themselves to get the best profile of our new ‘secretary of state’.
I read with some interest Clare Bailey MLA’s letter (January 11), about Archbishop Martin urging Catholics to lobby public representatives not to proceed with the proposed legislation of the Republic’s abortion law.