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Democratic Unionist Party · [email protected]
January 22, 2022 at 9:53 AM

DUP - Delivering Better Broadband

DUP - Delivering Better Broadband View this email in your browserWe have a vision to take Northern Ireland forward. As a result of our decisions and strategy, Northern Ireland now has the best digital infrastructure in Europe. But we have more to do. Sinn Fein want to spend the next decade…
Sir Jeffrey Donaldson · [email protected]
January 15, 2022 at 9:31 AM

7 Reasons the Irish Sea border must go

7 Reasons the Irish Sea border must go View this email in your browserJohnOn Wednesday I addressed members of the 1922 Committee of Conservative Party backbench MPs. It was a very useful opportunity to outline the destabilising impact of the Protocol on Northern Ireland and the damage it i…
Sir Jeffrey Donaldson · [email protected]
January 8, 2022 at 9:14 AM

Our schools deserve more than political stunts

Our schools deserve more than political stunts View this email in your browserJohnYesterday marked the first time in Northern Ireland since 26th July last year that no Covid related deaths were registered in the previous 24 hours. As I have said previously, the threat from Omicron is real …
Sir Jeffrey Donaldson · [email protected]
January 1, 2022 at 12:59 PM

Happy New Year

Happy New Year Best wishes for 2022 View this email in your browserI wish everyone living in Northern Ireland a peaceful and prosperous New Year.2022 will be a busy year politically. We must get Northern Ireland’s place within the United Kingdom restored so we can trade freely again with …
Sir Jeffrey Donaldson · [email protected]
December 24, 2021 at 7:59 AM

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas 🎅 View this email in your browser JohnHello from home.The decorations are up and the lights are on but we are stuck in the house!Whilst Santa doesn’t bring the same excitement in our home these days, I look back at wonderful Christmas excitement when we couldn’t get the ch…
Sir Jeffrey Donaldson · [email protected]
December 18, 2021 at 8:59 AM

Hello from the airport

Hello from the airport and a Happy Christmas to everyone View this email in your browserGood morning JohnIts one week to Christmas. I write this whilst sitting in the airport after a meeting with Lord Frost and the Secretary of State Brandon Lewis.Whilst in Stormont on Monday to meet with…
Sir Jeffrey Donaldson MP · [email protected]
December 11, 2021 at 8:59 AM

Sinn Fein fooling no-one

Sinn Fein fooling no-one Join UsDonateSinn Fein fooling no-oneGood morning John,This week’s news was dominated by the Downing Street party story. I buried my dad in lockdown. No one was above the rules. Anyone breaking the rules was wrong. Our family had a covid compliant funeral despite u…
Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) · [email protected]
December 4, 2021 at 8:59 AM

Jabs, Jabs, Jabs.

Jabs, Jabs, Jabs. View this email in your browserBecome a memberDonateJabs, Jabs, Jabs.Good morning John,I received my booster jab earlier this week at the Ulster Hospital.By getting your vaccination and your booster when eligible, you can ease the pressure on our hospitals.The booster pro…
Sir Jeffrey Donaldson · [email protected]
November 27, 2021 at 8:29 AM

Will you get involved and make the difference?

Will you get involved and make the difference? View this email in your browser | Visit our WebsiteJohnOver the last few weeks I have been travelling across Northern Ireland meeting with hundreds of people from every county. In every part of NI we have been talking, and listening, on the is…
Sir Jeffrey Donaldson · [email protected]
November 20, 2021 at 8:59 AM

Supporting a plan for our hospitals

Supporting a plan for our hospitals View this email in your browser | Visit our WebsiteJohnCases of Covid-19 have been rising and our hospitals are under increasing pressure. Indeed, right across the Health Service staff are overstretched and overworked. In particular there is a shortage o…
Sir Jeffrey Donaldson · [email protected]
November 13, 2021 at 9:33 AM

John Help shape our childcare policy

*|FNAME|* Help shape our childcare policy View this email in your browserJohnWe know the pressure on families across Northern Ireland with increases in the cost of fuel, electricity and heating. Childcare is also a major cost for many people, yet Northern Ireland lags behind other UK regio…
Sir Jeffrey Donaldson · [email protected]
November 6, 2021 at 9:59 AM

John Help shape the future

*|FNAME|* Help shape the future View this email in your browser | Visit our WebsiteJohnThis week the University of Liverpool published a significant opinion poll on attitudes within Northern Ireland. We should be encouraged by the very strong support shown in favour of the Union here. Alm…
Sir Jeffrey Donaldson · [email protected]
October 30, 2021 at 8:29 AM

John Give me your view

*|FNAME|* Give me your view VIsit our Website | View this email in your browserHello JohnOn Monday at 3pm I am meeting with the Health Minister. I’m concerned about a growing crisis across our Health Service and asked for this meeting back in the summer. We have an agenda for the meetin…
Sammy Wilson MP · [email protected]
October 27, 2021 at 6:29 PM

Our take on Budget 2021

Our take on Budget 2021 Visit our website | View in your browserThe last two years have been unprecedented, and there was unprecedented support offered by Treasury to protect jobs and safeguard employers. We received this support only because Northern Ireland is part of the United Kingdom…
Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) · [email protected]
October 23, 2021 at 8:31 AM

DUP News Update - 23rd October

DUP News Update - 23rd October View this email in your browserSF told to get on with making NI workDUP Leader Sir Jeffrey Donaldson has called on Sinn Fein to get on with making Northern Ireland work rather than attempting to deny its existence. Sir Jeffrey said. "When we look back on the …
Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) · [email protected]
October 16, 2021 at 7:59 AM

DUP News Update - 16th October

DUP News Update - 16th October View this email in your browserSefcovic told there must be a sustainable solutionParty Leader Sir Jeffrey Donaldson held virtual discussions with EU Commission Vice President Maros Sefcovic this week. It followed new proposals tabled by the EU in relation to …
Sir Jeffrey Donaldson · [email protected]
October 9, 2021 at 7:44 AM

100 days as DUP Leader

100 days as DUP Leader View this email in your browserToday marks my 100th day as Leader of the Democratic Unionist Party. I want to take this opportunity to share with you some of the progress we have made during that time. On my first day as Leader I set out my vision to build a better …
Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) · [email protected]
October 2, 2021 at 8:29 AM

DUP News Update - 2nd October

DUP News Update - 2nd October View this email in your browserDetermination to remove Protocol marks DUP’s 50th anniversaryOn Thursday evening the Party marked 50 years since the foundation of the Democratic Unionist Party. Speaking at the event Party Leader Sir Jeffrey Donaldson said there…
Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) · [email protected]
September 18, 2021 at 9:08 AM

DUP News Update - 18th September

DUP News Update - 18th September View this email in your browserHiggins Centenary snub “a backwards step”Party Leader Sir Jeffrey Donaldson has criticised Michael D Higgins for his snub to a cross-community church service marking the centenary of Northern Ireland. Speaking before another c…
DUP · [email protected]
July 24, 2021 at 9:07 AM

DUP News Round Up - 24th July

DUP News Round Up - 24th July View this email in your browserGovernment’s ‘first step’ on Protocol welcomedDUP Leader Sir Jeffrey Donaldson MP has said the publication of the Government’s Command Paper on the Northern Ireland Protocol is a first step and a tacit acceptance that the Protoco…
DUP · [email protected]
July 17, 2021 at 8:43 AM

DUP News Round Up - 17th July

DUP News Round Up - 17th July View this email in your browserParty Leader announces 7 tests for HM Government on ProtocolDUP Leader Sir Jeffrey Donaldson MP has set out Seven Tests for any new arrangements the Government would announce regarding the Northern Ireland Protocol.These tests ar…
DUP · [email protected]
July 3, 2021 at 8:42 AM

DUP News Round-Up - 3rd July

DUP News Round-Up - 3rd July View this email in your browserParty Leader seeks to renew and revitalise unionismFollowing unanimous ratification by the Party Executive on Wednesday, Party Leader Sir Jeffrey Donaldson outlined his vision for the DUP and for unionism in a speech on Thursday m…
DUP · [email protected]
June 5, 2021 at 10:05 AM

DUP News Round Up - 5th June

DUP News Round Up - 5th June View this email in your browser Taoiseach told Protocol must goDUP Leader Edwin Poots travelled to Dublin on Thursday for a meeting with Taoiseach Micheal Martin. Ahead of the meeting The Party Leader outlined that he would be outlining the anger in Northern Ir…
DUP · [email protected]
May 29, 2021 at 9:30 AM

DUP News Round Up - 29th May

DUP News Round Up - 29th May View this email in your browserLeader & Deputy Leader Ratified by Party ExecutiveOn Thursday evening the Party’s new Leader and Deputy Leader were ratified by the Party Executive. Afterwards both Edwin Poots and Paula Bradley outlined their vision for the P…
DUP · [email protected]
May 22, 2021 at 12:52 PM

DUP News Round Up - 22nd May

DUP News Round Up - 22nd May View this email in your browserFirst Minister welcomes Prince of Wales to Northern IrelandFirst Minister Arlene Foster MLA pictured with HRH Prince Charles on the first day of his two-day visit to Northern Ireland. Leader designate sets out his prioritiesThis w…
DUP · [email protected]
May 15, 2021 at 8:00 AM

DUP News Round Up - 14th May

DUP News Round Up - 14th May View this email in your browser New Leader Designate & Deputy Leader Designate elected Following the results of yesterday’s leadership election, Edwin Poots MLA was elected Party Leader Designate and Paula Bradley MLA as Deputy Leader Designate. Both spoke …
DUP · [email protected]
May 8, 2021 at 8:34 AM

DUP News Round Up - 8th May

DUP News Round Up - 8th May View this email in your browserNew Party Leader to be elected on FridayParty Chairman Lord Morrow confirmed on Thursday the candidates who have been nominated to stand in the election for Party Leader and Deputy Leader which will take place on Friday 14th May. T…
DUP · [email protected]
May 1, 2021 at 8:00 AM

DUP News Round Up - 1st May

DUP News Round Up - 1st May View this email in your browserParty Leader announces intention to step downOn Wednesday Arlene Foster announced her intention to step down as Party Leader on 28th May and as First Minster at the end of June.Speaking afterwards she said, “I want to sincerely tha…
Arlene Foster MLA · [email protected]
April 24, 2021 at 7:00 AM

DUP News Round Up - 24th April

DUP News Round Up - 24th April View this email in your browserFirst Minister welcomes re-opening progressFirst Minister and Party Leader Arlene Foster has welcomed the progress on reducing restrictions on business and wider society in Northern Ireland. As sports training and outdoor band p…
Arlene Foster MLA · [email protected]
April 17, 2021 at 9:06 AM

DUP News Round Up - 17th April

DUP News Round Up - 17th April View this email in your browserPositive steps on the pathway to recoveryFirst Minister Arlene Foster this week announced dates for a series of relaxations to Covid-19 restrictions. Speaking after the announcement she said “This is a landmark day for Northern …
Arlene Foster MLA · [email protected]
April 10, 2021 at 8:48 AM

DUP News Round Up - 10th April

DUP News Round Up - 10th April View this email in your browserTributes paid to HRH Prince PhilipPaying tribute to HRH the Duke of Edinburgh, DUP Leader and First Minister Arlene Foster MLA said, "In a speech marking her Diamond Jubilee in 2012 Her Majesty the Queen described her husband as…
DUP · [email protected]
March 27, 2021 at 8:00 AM

DUP News Round Up - 27th March

DUP News Round Up - 27th March View this email in your browserEveryone can join the fight to protect the UnionThe joint unionist legal action against the Northern Ireland Protocol has commenced and now there is an opportunity for everyone who values the Union to play their part in supporti…
Arlene Foster MLA · [email protected]
March 20, 2021 at 7:59 AM

DUP News Round-Up - 20th March

DUP News Round-Up - 20th March View this email in your browser"Nasty and intolerant” veto of centenary stone proposalParty Leader Arlene Foster has criticised the approach by Sinn Fein towards the proposal for a stone to mark Northern Ireland’s centenary.She said, "This bitter, nasty and i…
Arlene Foster MLA · [email protected]
March 13, 2021 at 8:00 AM

DUP News Round Up - 13th March

DUP News Round Up - 13th March View this email in your browserPM must stand up for Northern IrelandThat was the message from the Party leader ahead of the Prime Minister’s visit to Northern Ireland yesterday. Welcoming commitments to mark the Centenary of Northern Ireland she said, ”Our fi…
Arlene Foster MLA · [email protected]
February 27, 2021 at 8:00 AM

DUP News Round Up - 27th February

DUP News Round Up - 27th February View this email in your browserUnionism working together against NI ProtocolThis week seen a number of initiatives taken forward across unionism in opposition to the Northern Ireland Protocol. At the start of the week, Arlene Foster joined DUP colleagues L…
Arlene Foster MLA · [email protected]
February 20, 2021 at 8:29 AM

DUP News Round Up - 20th February

DUP News Round Up - 20th February View this email in your browserAll MPs urged to support Protocol debateAhead of Monday’s virtual debate in Parliament as a result of the petition tabled by Party Leader Arlene Foster, the Party has written to all 650 MPs in the House of Commons urging them…
Arlene Foster MLA · [email protected]
February 13, 2021 at 7:59 AM

DUP News Round Up - 13th February

DUP News Round Up - 13th February View this email in your browserParliament to debate Protocol PetitionParty Leader and First Minister Arlene Foster confirmed yesterday that Parliament will debate the petition tabled on the Northern Ireland Protocol on 22nd February. She also highlighted h…
DUP · [email protected]
February 6, 2021 at 8:00 AM

DUP News Round Up - 6th February

DUP News Round Up - 6th February View this email in your browserCampaign to free NI from Protocol builds momentumThis week the Party set out a 5-point plan highlighting the real economic and societal difficulties caused by the first month of the Northern Ireland Protocol and the need for t…
Arlene Foster MLA · [email protected]
January 30, 2021 at 7:59 AM

DUP Weekly News Round up - 30th January

DUP Weekly News Round up - 30th January View this email in your browserEU erects vaccine borderDUP Leader & First Minister of Northern Ireland Arlene Foster MLA said,"This is an incredible act of hostility. By triggering Article 16 in this manner, the European Union has once again show…
DUP · [email protected]
January 23, 2021 at 9:00 AM

DUP News Roundup - 23rd January

DUP News Roundup - 23rd January View this email in your browserParty Leader and First Minister Arlene Foster appeared on BBC’s Question Time. Watch more here. DUP Deputy Leader and Peer Nigel Dodds called for uncertainty around the victims pension to be removed and condemned rising numbers…
Arlene Foster MLA · [email protected]
October 10, 2020 at 6:59 AM

DUP News Update - 10th October

DUP News Update - 10th October Share Tweet Forward DUP News Update   -   10th October 2020 Round up of the week …
Arlene Foster MLA · [email protected]
October 2, 2020 at 7:46 PM

DUP News Update - 2nd October

DUP News Update - 2nd October Share Tweet Forward DUP News Update   -   2nd October 2020 Tough decisions taken on furth…
Arlene Foster MLA · [email protected]
September 25, 2020 at 6:33 PM

DUP News Update - 25th September

DUP News Update - 25th September Share Tweet Forward DUP News Update   -   25th September 2020 Practical, pragmatic and…
Arlene Foster MLA · [email protected]
August 21, 2020 at 5:34 PM

DUP News Update - 21st August

DUP News Update - 21st August Share Tweet Forward DUP News Update   -   21st August 2020 Pension ruling a win for victi…
Arlene Foster MLA · [email protected]
August 14, 2020 at 6:57 PM

DUP News Update - 14th August

DUP News Update - 14th August DUP Update   -   14th August 2020 Share Tweet Forward Guidance sets down clear rules on v…
Arlene Foster MLA · [email protected]
August 7, 2020 at 6:08 PM

DUP News Update - 7th August

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Arlene Foster MLA · [email protected]
July 3, 2020 at 7:13 PM

DUP COVID-19 News Update - 3rd July

DUP COVID-19 News Update - 3rd July DUP Update   -   3rd July 2020 Share Tweet Forward There has been no recognition th…
Arlene Foster MLA · [email protected]
June 26, 2020 at 6:38 PM

DUP COVID-19 News Update - 26th June

DUP COVID-19 News Update - 26th June DUP Update   -   26th June 2020 Share Tweet Forward Social distancing change as ti…
Arlene Foster MLA · [email protected]
June 19, 2020 at 7:53 PM

DUP COVID-19 News Update - 19th June

DUP COVID-19 News Update - 19th June DUP Update   -   19th June 2020 Share Tweet Forward Re-opening of schools, hairdre…
Arlene Foster MLA · [email protected]
June 12, 2020 at 6:20 PM

DUP COVID News - 12th June

DUP COVID News - 12th June DUP Update   -   12th June 2020 Share Tweet Forward NI retail open for business again …