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Wednesday, 21 October 2020 | 11.2°C Belfast...
Mr Poots criticised the attendanc [...]

Wednesday, 21 October 2020 | 11.2°C Belfast... Mr Poots criticised the attendanc [...]

Wednesday, 21 October 2020 | 11.2°C Belfast... Mr Poots criticised the attendance of Sinn Fein leaders Michelle O’Neill and Mary Lou McDonald at the Bobby Stor [...]

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Coronavirus in Ireland: Disabled ‘are forgotten’ in pandemic, says Sinn Féin leader

Coronavirus in Ireland: Disabled ‘are forgotten’ in pandemic, says Sinn Féin leader

People with disabilities are the forgotten people of the pandemic, Mary Lou McDonald has claimed.The Sinn Féin leader called on the government to restore disab [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus in Ireland: Disabled ‘are fo...→
Dubliners left in cruel limbo by coronavirus confusion, says Sinn Féin

Dubliners left in cruel limbo by coronavirus confusion, says Sinn Féin

Dubliners have been left in a “cruel limbo” by uncertainty around coronavirus restrictions, Mary Lou McDonald has claimed.The Sinn Féin leader’s comments came [...]

Read full article: Dubliners left in cruel limbo by coronav...→
Irish government COLLAPSE: Bumbling Varadkar and Martin told to pull plug after crisis

Irish government COLLAPSE: Bumbling Varadkar and Martin told to pull plug after crisis

LEO Varadkar and Micheal Martin should end their "chaotic" coalition government, Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald has said, after she savaged their refusal t [...]

Read full article: Irish government COLLAPSE: Bumbling Vara...→
Don't let Leo sneak back in! Urgent plea for rival coalition as Varadkar nears victory

Don't let Leo sneak back in! Urgent plea for rival coalition as Varadkar nears victory

MARY LOU MCDONALD has renewed her efforts to form "a government for change led by Sinn Fein" as rival Leo Varadkar inches closer to building a coalition with F [...]

Read full article: Don't let Leo sneak back in! Urgent plea...→

Incoherent nonsense from Mary Lou McDonald who is talking like Donald Trump

I refer to Sam McBride’s piece of Monday regarding comments in the Sunday Times on April 26.

Read full article: Incoherent nonsense from Mary Lou McDona...→
It's like your whole body is being invaded: Sinn Fein's McDonald relives coronavirus battle

It's like your whole body is being invaded: Sinn Fein's McDonald relives coronavirus battle

Sinn Fein president Mary Lou McDonald has said she will never again take her health for granted after battling Covid-19.

Read full article: It's like your whole body is being invad...→
Sinn Fein's McDonald refuses to say if party will give any of donor's money to charity

Sinn Fein's McDonald refuses to say if party will give any of donor's money to charity

Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald will not commit to making a charity donation with any of the £4m her party received from a reclusive English millionaire who [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein's McDonald refuses to say if p...→
Brexit: Ireland needs to press for reunification vote, says Sinn Féin

Brexit: Ireland needs to press for reunification vote, says Sinn Féin

Party leader Mary Lou McDonald says Boris Johnson’s attitude to EU withdrawal agreement means her country cannot trust him

Read full article: Brexit: Ireland needs to press for reuni...→
Covid-19 and Brexit ‘have made Irish unity part of every day conversation’, says Mary Lou McDonald

Covid-19 and Brexit ‘have made Irish unity part of every day conversation’, says Mary Lou McDonald

The coronavirus pandemic and Brexit have made Irish unity part of “every day conversation”, the Sinn Fein president has said.

Read full article: Covid-19 and Brexit ‘have made Irish uni...→
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Selling Irish unity to unionist people will be 'tricky': McDonald

Selling Irish unity to unionist people will be 'tricky': McDonald

Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald has laid out her plans for a united Ireland, but warned that people must start preparing a Plan B and Plan C, as their first [...]

Read full article: Selling Irish unity to unionist people w...→

Mary Lou McDonald is as entitled to think of Ireland as a single nation as I, an Englishman, am to think of England that way

How dare the Belfast News Letter publish a letter characterising Mary Lou McDonald TD (Sinn Fein) as expressing ‘incoherent babbling nonsense’ (April 29).

Read full article: Mary Lou McDonald is as entitled to thin...→

Sinn Féin saying pandemic hastens a united Ireland ‘regrettable’: First Minister

Arlene Foster has decried as “constitutional navel-gazing” comments by Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald in which she described the pandemic as a greater “acc [...]

Read full article: Sinn Féin saying pandemic hastens a unit...→
Sinn Fein's Kearney accuses 'some unionists' of putting economy over health during coronavirus crisis

Sinn Fein's Kearney accuses 'some unionists' of putting economy over health during coronavirus crisis

Sinn Fein party president Mary Lou McDonald told BBC Talkback public health measures had to trump the economy. She said she agreed with the points made and it [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein's Kearney accuses 'some unioni...→
Steady support locked down for Fianna Fail, Fine Gael and government in poll

Steady support locked down for Fianna Fail, Fine Gael and government in poll

Sinn Fein is down two points and Mary Lou McDonald’s satisfaction rating is down four as support for the government parties holds steady through the autumn Dai [...]

Read full article: Steady support locked down for Fianna Fa...→
Coronavirus in Ireland: Tea and sympathy of no use to struggling mortgage holders, says Mary Lou McDonald

Coronavirus in Ireland: Tea and sympathy of no use to struggling mortgage holders, says Mary Lou McDonald

Tea and sympathy is of no use to the thousands of mortgage holders unable to make their repayments due to Covid-19, Mary Lou McDonald has told the Dáil.The Sin [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus in Ireland: Tea and sympathy...→
Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald: I will co-operate with PSNI probe into Storey funeral

Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald: I will co-operate with PSNI probe into Storey funeral

Mary Lou McDonald says she will "absolutely" co-operate with the PSNI investigation of breaches of social distancing rules at Bobby Storey's funeral.

Read full article: Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald: I wi...→
Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Storey funeral 'undermined Covid health message,' admits SF's O'Neill

Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Storey funeral 'undermined Covid health message,' admits SF's O'Neill

Thursday, 10 September 2020 | 11.5°C Belfast... Sinn President Mary Lou McDonald has accepted that she and Ms O'Neill should not have attended the funeral.

Read full article: Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Storey fun...→
Leo Varadkar compares Sinn Fein leader to Donald Trump in Dail row

Leo Varadkar compares Sinn Fein leader to Donald Trump in Dail row

Irish Taosaich Leo Varadkar rebuked Sinn Fein leader Mary-Lou McDonald in the Dail for criticising his party's response to the coronavirus pandemic. He describ [...]

Read full article: Leo Varadkar compares Sinn Fein leader t...→
Sinn Fein leader denies using coronavirus pandemic to score political points

Sinn Fein leader denies using coronavirus pandemic to score political points

Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald has denied using the coronavirus pandemic to score political points as she called for the Government to press for an all-Ire [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein leader denies using coronaviru...→
Coronavirus: Unionists accuse Sinn Fein's Mary Lou McDonald of using pandemic for 'political gain'

Coronavirus: Unionists accuse Sinn Fein's Mary Lou McDonald of using pandemic for 'political gain'

Unionists have hit out at comments made by Sinn Fein president Mary Lou McDonald that the current coronavirus crisis is a greater "accelerant" to a united Irel [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus: Unionists accuse Sinn Fein'...→
Wednesday, 21 October 2020 | 11.2°C Belfast...
Mr Poots criticised the attendanc [...]

Wednesday, 21 October 2020 | 11.2°C Belfast... Mr Poots criticised the attendanc [...]

Wednesday, 21 October 2020 | 11.2°C Belfast... Mr Poots criticised the attendance of Sinn Fein leaders Michelle O’Neill and Mary Lou McDonald at the Bobby Stor [...]

Read full article: Wednesday, 21 October 2020 | 11.2°C Belf...→
Steady support locked down for Fianna Fail, Fine Gael and government in poll

Steady support locked down for Fianna Fail, Fine Gael and government in poll

Sinn Fein is down two points and Mary Lou McDonald’s satisfaction rating is down four as support for the government parties holds steady through the autumn Dai [...]

Read full article: Steady support locked down for Fianna Fa...→
Brexit: Ireland needs to press for reunification vote, says Sinn Féin

Brexit: Ireland needs to press for reunification vote, says Sinn Féin

Party leader Mary Lou McDonald says Boris Johnson’s attitude to EU withdrawal agreement means her country cannot trust him

Read full article: Brexit: Ireland needs to press for reuni...→
Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald: I will co-operate with PSNI probe into Storey funeral

Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald: I will co-operate with PSNI probe into Storey funeral

Mary Lou McDonald says she will "absolutely" co-operate with the PSNI investigation of breaches of social distancing rules at Bobby Storey's funeral.

Read full article: Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald: I wi...→
Selling Irish unity to unionist people will be 'tricky': McDonald

Selling Irish unity to unionist people will be 'tricky': McDonald

Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald has laid out her plans for a united Ireland, but warned that people must start preparing a Plan B and Plan C, as their first [...]

Read full article: Selling Irish unity to unionist people w...→
Irish government COLLAPSE: Bumbling Varadkar and Martin told to pull plug after crisis

Irish government COLLAPSE: Bumbling Varadkar and Martin told to pull plug after crisis

LEO Varadkar and Micheal Martin should end their "chaotic" coalition government, Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald has said, after she savaged their refusal t [...]

Read full article: Irish government COLLAPSE: Bumbling Vara...→
Leo Varadkar compares Sinn Fein leader to Donald Trump in Dail row

Leo Varadkar compares Sinn Fein leader to Donald Trump in Dail row

Irish Taosaich Leo Varadkar rebuked Sinn Fein leader Mary-Lou McDonald in the Dail for criticising his party's response to the coronavirus pandemic. He describ [...]

Read full article: Leo Varadkar compares Sinn Fein leader t...→

Mary Lou McDonald is as entitled to think of Ireland as a single nation as I, an Englishman, am to think of England that way

How dare the Belfast News Letter publish a letter characterising Mary Lou McDonald TD (Sinn Fein) as expressing ‘incoherent babbling nonsense’ (April 29).

Read full article: Mary Lou McDonald is as entitled to thin...→

Incoherent nonsense from Mary Lou McDonald who is talking like Donald Trump

I refer to Sam McBride’s piece of Monday regarding comments in the Sunday Times on April 26.

Read full article: Incoherent nonsense from Mary Lou McDona...→
Coronavirus: Unionists accuse Sinn Fein's Mary Lou McDonald of using pandemic for 'political gain'

Coronavirus: Unionists accuse Sinn Fein's Mary Lou McDonald of using pandemic for 'political gain'

Unionists have hit out at comments made by Sinn Fein president Mary Lou McDonald that the current coronavirus crisis is a greater "accelerant" to a united Irel [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus: Unionists accuse Sinn Fein'...→
Sinn Fein's Kearney accuses 'some unionists' of putting economy over health during coronavirus crisis

Sinn Fein's Kearney accuses 'some unionists' of putting economy over health during coronavirus crisis

Sinn Fein party president Mary Lou McDonald told BBC Talkback public health measures had to trump the economy. She said she agreed with the points made and it [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein's Kearney accuses 'some unioni...→
Sinn Fein's McDonald refuses to say if party will give any of donor's money to charity

Sinn Fein's McDonald refuses to say if party will give any of donor's money to charity

Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald will not commit to making a charity donation with any of the £4m her party received from a reclusive English millionaire who [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein's McDonald refuses to say if p...→
Coronavirus in Ireland: Disabled ‘are forgotten’ in pandemic, says Sinn Féin leader

Coronavirus in Ireland: Disabled ‘are forgotten’ in pandemic, says Sinn Féin leader

People with disabilities are the forgotten people of the pandemic, Mary Lou McDonald has claimed.The Sinn Féin leader called on the government to restore disab [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus in Ireland: Disabled ‘are fo...→
Coronavirus in Ireland: Tea and sympathy of no use to struggling mortgage holders, says Mary Lou McDonald

Coronavirus in Ireland: Tea and sympathy of no use to struggling mortgage holders, says Mary Lou McDonald

Tea and sympathy is of no use to the thousands of mortgage holders unable to make their repayments due to Covid-19, Mary Lou McDonald has told the Dáil.The Sin [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus in Ireland: Tea and sympathy...→
Covid-19 and Brexit ‘have made Irish unity part of every day conversation’, says Mary Lou McDonald

Covid-19 and Brexit ‘have made Irish unity part of every day conversation’, says Mary Lou McDonald

The coronavirus pandemic and Brexit have made Irish unity part of “every day conversation”, the Sinn Fein president has said.

Read full article: Covid-19 and Brexit ‘have made Irish uni...→
  • #Mary Lou McDonald
Dubliners left in cruel limbo by coronavirus confusion, says Sinn Féin

Dubliners left in cruel limbo by coronavirus confusion, says Sinn Féin

Dubliners have been left in a “cruel limbo” by uncertainty around coronavirus restrictions, Mary Lou McDonald has claimed.The Sinn Féin leader’s comments came [...]

Read full article: Dubliners left in cruel limbo by coronav...→
Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Storey funeral 'undermined Covid health message,' admits SF's O'Neill

Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Storey funeral 'undermined Covid health message,' admits SF's O'Neill

Thursday, 10 September 2020 | 11.5°C Belfast... Sinn President Mary Lou McDonald has accepted that she and Ms O'Neill should not have attended the funeral.

Read full article: Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Storey fun...→
Don't let Leo sneak back in! Urgent plea for rival coalition as Varadkar nears victory

Don't let Leo sneak back in! Urgent plea for rival coalition as Varadkar nears victory

MARY LOU MCDONALD has renewed her efforts to form "a government for change led by Sinn Fein" as rival Leo Varadkar inches closer to building a coalition with F [...]

Read full article: Don't let Leo sneak back in! Urgent plea...→
Sinn Fein leader denies using coronavirus pandemic to score political points

Sinn Fein leader denies using coronavirus pandemic to score political points

Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald has denied using the coronavirus pandemic to score political points as she called for the Government to press for an all-Ire [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein leader denies using coronaviru...→

Sinn Féin saying pandemic hastens a united Ireland ‘regrettable’: First Minister

Arlene Foster has decried as “constitutional navel-gazing” comments by Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald in which she described the pandemic as a greater “acc [...]

Read full article: Sinn Féin saying pandemic hastens a unit...→
It's like your whole body is being invaded: Sinn Fein's McDonald relives coronavirus battle

It's like your whole body is being invaded: Sinn Fein's McDonald relives coronavirus battle

Sinn Fein president Mary Lou McDonald has said she will never again take her health for granted after battling Covid-19.

Read full article: It's like your whole body is being invad...→
Wednesday, 21 October 2020 | 11.2°C Belfast...
Mr Poots criticised the attendanc [...]

Wednesday, 21 October 2020 | 11.2°C Belfast... Mr Poots criticised the attendanc [...]

Wednesday, 21 October 2020 | 11.2°C Belfast... Mr Poots criticised the attendance of Sinn Fein leaders Michelle O’Neill and Mary Lou McDonald at the Bobby Stor [...]

Read full article: Wednesday, 21 October 2020 | 11.2°C Belf...→
Sinn Fein's McDonald refuses to say if party will give any of donor's money to charity

Sinn Fein's McDonald refuses to say if party will give any of donor's money to charity

Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald will not commit to making a charity donation with any of the £4m her party received from a reclusive English millionaire who [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein's McDonald refuses to say if p...→
Steady support locked down for Fianna Fail, Fine Gael and government in poll

Steady support locked down for Fianna Fail, Fine Gael and government in poll

Sinn Fein is down two points and Mary Lou McDonald’s satisfaction rating is down four as support for the government parties holds steady through the autumn Dai [...]

Read full article: Steady support locked down for Fianna Fa...→
Coronavirus in Ireland: Disabled ‘are forgotten’ in pandemic, says Sinn Féin leader

Coronavirus in Ireland: Disabled ‘are forgotten’ in pandemic, says Sinn Féin leader

People with disabilities are the forgotten people of the pandemic, Mary Lou McDonald has claimed.The Sinn Féin leader called on the government to restore disab [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus in Ireland: Disabled ‘are fo...→
Brexit: Ireland needs to press for reunification vote, says Sinn Féin

Brexit: Ireland needs to press for reunification vote, says Sinn Féin

Party leader Mary Lou McDonald says Boris Johnson’s attitude to EU withdrawal agreement means her country cannot trust him

Read full article: Brexit: Ireland needs to press for reuni...→
Coronavirus in Ireland: Tea and sympathy of no use to struggling mortgage holders, says Mary Lou McDonald

Coronavirus in Ireland: Tea and sympathy of no use to struggling mortgage holders, says Mary Lou McDonald

Tea and sympathy is of no use to the thousands of mortgage holders unable to make their repayments due to Covid-19, Mary Lou McDonald has told the Dáil.The Sin [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus in Ireland: Tea and sympathy...→
Covid-19 and Brexit ‘have made Irish unity part of every day conversation’, says Mary Lou McDonald

Covid-19 and Brexit ‘have made Irish unity part of every day conversation’, says Mary Lou McDonald

The coronavirus pandemic and Brexit have made Irish unity part of “every day conversation”, the Sinn Fein president has said.

Read full article: Covid-19 and Brexit ‘have made Irish uni...→
  • #Mary Lou McDonald
Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald: I will co-operate with PSNI probe into Storey funeral

Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald: I will co-operate with PSNI probe into Storey funeral

Mary Lou McDonald says she will "absolutely" co-operate with the PSNI investigation of breaches of social distancing rules at Bobby Storey's funeral.

Read full article: Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald: I wi...→
Dubliners left in cruel limbo by coronavirus confusion, says Sinn Féin

Dubliners left in cruel limbo by coronavirus confusion, says Sinn Féin

Dubliners have been left in a “cruel limbo” by uncertainty around coronavirus restrictions, Mary Lou McDonald has claimed.The Sinn Féin leader’s comments came [...]

Read full article: Dubliners left in cruel limbo by coronav...→
Selling Irish unity to unionist people will be 'tricky': McDonald

Selling Irish unity to unionist people will be 'tricky': McDonald

Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald has laid out her plans for a united Ireland, but warned that people must start preparing a Plan B and Plan C, as their first [...]

Read full article: Selling Irish unity to unionist people w...→
Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Storey funeral 'undermined Covid health message,' admits SF's O'Neill

Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Storey funeral 'undermined Covid health message,' admits SF's O'Neill

Thursday, 10 September 2020 | 11.5°C Belfast... Sinn President Mary Lou McDonald has accepted that she and Ms O'Neill should not have attended the funeral.

Read full article: Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Storey fun...→
Irish government COLLAPSE: Bumbling Varadkar and Martin told to pull plug after crisis

Irish government COLLAPSE: Bumbling Varadkar and Martin told to pull plug after crisis

LEO Varadkar and Micheal Martin should end their "chaotic" coalition government, Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald has said, after she savaged their refusal t [...]

Read full article: Irish government COLLAPSE: Bumbling Vara...→
Leo Varadkar compares Sinn Fein leader to Donald Trump in Dail row

Leo Varadkar compares Sinn Fein leader to Donald Trump in Dail row

Irish Taosaich Leo Varadkar rebuked Sinn Fein leader Mary-Lou McDonald in the Dail for criticising his party's response to the coronavirus pandemic. He describ [...]

Read full article: Leo Varadkar compares Sinn Fein leader t...→
Don't let Leo sneak back in! Urgent plea for rival coalition as Varadkar nears victory

Don't let Leo sneak back in! Urgent plea for rival coalition as Varadkar nears victory

MARY LOU MCDONALD has renewed her efforts to form "a government for change led by Sinn Fein" as rival Leo Varadkar inches closer to building a coalition with F [...]

Read full article: Don't let Leo sneak back in! Urgent plea...→

Mary Lou McDonald is as entitled to think of Ireland as a single nation as I, an Englishman, am to think of England that way

How dare the Belfast News Letter publish a letter characterising Mary Lou McDonald TD (Sinn Fein) as expressing ‘incoherent babbling nonsense’ (April 29).

Read full article: Mary Lou McDonald is as entitled to thin...→
Sinn Fein leader denies using coronavirus pandemic to score political points

Sinn Fein leader denies using coronavirus pandemic to score political points

Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald has denied using the coronavirus pandemic to score political points as she called for the Government to press for an all-Ire [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein leader denies using coronaviru...→

Incoherent nonsense from Mary Lou McDonald who is talking like Donald Trump

I refer to Sam McBride’s piece of Monday regarding comments in the Sunday Times on April 26.

Read full article: Incoherent nonsense from Mary Lou McDona...→

Sinn Féin saying pandemic hastens a united Ireland ‘regrettable’: First Minister

Arlene Foster has decried as “constitutional navel-gazing” comments by Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald in which she described the pandemic as a greater “acc [...]

Read full article: Sinn Féin saying pandemic hastens a unit...→
Coronavirus: Unionists accuse Sinn Fein's Mary Lou McDonald of using pandemic for 'political gain'

Coronavirus: Unionists accuse Sinn Fein's Mary Lou McDonald of using pandemic for 'political gain'

Unionists have hit out at comments made by Sinn Fein president Mary Lou McDonald that the current coronavirus crisis is a greater "accelerant" to a united Irel [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus: Unionists accuse Sinn Fein'...→
It's like your whole body is being invaded: Sinn Fein's McDonald relives coronavirus battle

It's like your whole body is being invaded: Sinn Fein's McDonald relives coronavirus battle

Sinn Fein president Mary Lou McDonald has said she will never again take her health for granted after battling Covid-19.

Read full article: It's like your whole body is being invad...→
Sinn Fein's Kearney accuses 'some unionists' of putting economy over health during coronavirus crisis

Sinn Fein's Kearney accuses 'some unionists' of putting economy over health during coronavirus crisis

Sinn Fein party president Mary Lou McDonald told BBC Talkback public health measures had to trump the economy. She said she agreed with the points made and it [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein's Kearney accuses 'some unioni...→