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Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Ian Lyons (31) (Lurgan) shot dead outside his girlfriend's home, DAAD claim killing, RUC say it is PIRA. Film report on fifth murder in five weeks. Derek McLoughlin (RUC Det. Insp) comment. Ian Lyons six sisters reject DAAD drug claims in interview. Reaction from Pat Mallon (SDLP, Cllr), then S. Mallon (SDLP, MP) views, Mitchell McLaughlin (SF) reaction followed by D. Trimble (UUP) who blames Republicans.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Tue 2nd Jan 1996
Duration: minutes
5 mins ? secs
DVD Number:
D02020
Tape Number:
126
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
Counterpoint
Programme Title:
Shoot to kill
Description:
Opening scene sees widow visit her husbands grave, then list of seven men killed as alleged drug dealers, RUC say the killers are the PIRA, Michael Devine whose brother was killed on the concept of justice and equality, is it accepted to use summary execution to change peoples social habits.
Type of Programme:
Current Affairs
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 8th Jan 1996
Duration: minutes
25 mins 4 secs
DVD Number:
D02020
Tape Number:
?
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
The N.Ireland Emergency Powers Act is renewed for another two years. P. Mayhew (Northern Ireland Secretary) comments in the Commons and attacks Sinn Fein over five recent killings of alleged drug dealers. Film report on legislation and proposed review. Mo Mowlam (Labour) comments on her parties views. A security journalist (B. Rowan) report called Tackling the Terrorist, shows an IRA video clip and details the recent spate of killings, then William Smith (PUP) says emergency laws aren't used in English drug wars so why here. Maggie Beirne (Committee for the Administration of Justice Spokesperson) argues the same point of view.

Phil McCullough (SF) banned from England since 1976 with an exclusion order is challenging ban in Euro courts.

Next the death of Joyce McCartan is profiled in the lower Ormeau. Local women comments on her nature and character. Film of the killing of her son Gary. Ann Walker from Ballymena comments, then former Northern Ireland Office Minister, R. Needham views on Joyce.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Tue 9th Jan 1996
Duration: minutes
7 mins 2 secs
DVD Number:
D02030
Tape Number:
126
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
The Mitchel Commission meet Major in London. Film report with analysis of today's meeting from Stephen Grimasson. Sinn Fein submission says they might ask IRA to decommission under a third party if an overall deal was done. M. Ancram (Northern Ireland Minister) called idea 'interesting' in a school visit to Methodist College in Belfast. He condemned recent killings in interview.

In Belfast, funeral of Ormeau Road's Joyce McCartan. Film report with Joe Hendron (SDLP) views.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Thu 11th Jan 1996
Duration: minutes
5 mins 12 secs
DVD Number:
D02030
Tape Number:
126
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
Inside The RUC
Programme Title:
The Crown Vs John Adair
Description:
How the RUC trapped UFF leader Johnny ('Mad Dog') Adair. This programme deals with the method used by the RUC to gather the evidence that convicted Johnny Adair (UDA, West Belfast) of directing terrorism, it also profiles the years in which he called the shots over the 'C' (UDA) company. It begins with an actual recording of Adair talking to RUC Cons. About firing a nine millimetre pistol, and the UDAs inactivity when he goes away.
Type of Programme:
Documentary
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Wed 24th Jan 1996
Duration: minutes
? mins
DVD Number:
D02030
Tape Number:
126
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC UK News
Programme Title:
Description:
Major responds to Mitchel decommissioning report in the House of Commons, detailing its contents and six basic principles.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC UK
Date Broadcast:
Wed 24th Jan 1996
Duration: minutes
2 mins 4 secs
DVD Number:
D02030
Tape Number:
126
Country of Origin:
England



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Major reaction in Commons to Mitchel report there will be elections here unless IRA begins decommissioning . Bitter reaction from John Hume (SDLP) who accuses Major of buying Unionist votes. Film report from Political Journalist on Major's Commons speech. Then at press conference the speech of George Mitchell and analysis of his six principles by S. Grimasson (Political Correspondent). Live from Commons, Michael Ancram (Northern Ireland Minister) on day's events and the difference between Government stance and Mitchell report and John Humes reaction. Then interview with John Bruton (Irish Prime Minister) on his view since Nationalists think on elected Assembly idea is seriously flawed. G. Adams reaction is Major has swapped one pre-condition for another. Then D. Trimble (UUP) interview on getting what he wants in elected body. He believes this body can handle negotiations, he rejects Hume views that Major bought UUP votes. Before the events in the Commons, the report had been published, I. Paisley (DUP) ill at home, comments on Mitchell report, it's a fudge and a farce. G. McMichael (UDP) is positive and B. Hutchinson (PUP) views. J. Allardyce (Alliance) comments on their position. Then a straw poll amongst people in Belfast City Centre, then a report from Brian Rowan, as Mitchell switches onus on decommissioning from before talks to during them, how will the IRA and Loyalists react. B. Feeney (SDLP) comments on paramilitaries possible positions. Mitchell proposals no forensics on decommissioning weapons wont please RUC. Next Jim Dougall (Political Editor) on the reaction to Major's election decision from local parties and what will Sinn Fein and the SDLP do now. Will the Irish Government take the idea on board and the US Government. (Wednesday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Wed 24th Jan 1996
Duration: minutes
? mins
DVD Number:
D02030
Tape Number:
127
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
British and Irish government split on next step for peace process, Major sends Bruton a letter of reassurance. Film report from Dail, Dick Spring believes elected body is not a way out, he will meet Mayhew. In Commons Major in no mood to back track, he blames Sinn Fein/IRA over decommissioning for problems, Ken Magennis (UUP) criticises Spring/Hume whinging and whining. Mayhew replies, then Hume asks question on Government position on all party talks. Mayhew reply affirmative. Dick Spring wants Trimble meeting. BBC goes to Ards to access reaction from locals, then from Downpatrick, then Jim Dougall (Political Editor) on the serious cracks between Government's opinions, The Irish think British have binned the Mitchell report and what wlll happen now.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Thu 25th Jan 1996
Duration: minutes
8 mins
DVD Number:
D02030
Tape Number:
127
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Sinn Fein accuse the British of binning the Mitchel report. Film report with Adams comments to the media, he says Sinn Fein could have signed up to six principles, and he praised Bruton's stance. In a separate interview Bruton gives his views on Major's decision. In Coleraine, John Wheeler criticises J. Hume as frightened of talks. S. Mallon (SDLP) says British collision course with Nationalist community. Attention now turns to the US, politicians going there next week.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Fri 26th Jan 1996
Duration: minutes
3 mins ? secs
DVD Number:
D02030
Tape Number:
127
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Gino Gallagher (31) (INLA Chief of staff) is shot dead on the Falls Road. Film report. RUC say it as internal feud. Baroness Denton reaction, then Derek Martindale (RUC Chief Supt.) comments. Profile of G. Gallagher and his rise to the top of INLA. Kevin McQuillan (IRSP) refutes idea this was feud killing. J. Hume (SDLP) and S. Mallon meet Major in London and at Stormont Adams met Mayhew, Adams comments 'no going back to Stormont' Then Mayhew sticks to the Government script in interview. From London, report on SDLP/Major talks. M. Ancram sent to Washington, S. Grimasson (Political Journalist) analysis of Hume/Major differences.

The Roman Catholic Bishops have issued a code of conduct in handling priests convicted of sex crimes. Film report with opinions of the public and details of guidelines, Cardinal Daly comments.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Tue 30th Jan 1996
Duration: minutes
11 mins
DVD Number:
D02030
Tape Number:
127
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Paisley is to meet John Major on the plans for an elected body to negotiate N.Ireland future. Meanwhile Adams is off to the USA to brief B.Clinton on their views. Film report with Adams, then Paisley says he'll never talk with Sinn Fein at a table. Meanwhile J. Bruton sets tone in Dail for tomorrow's meeting of Anglo-Irish conference from Commons, analysis of toing and froing from S. Grimasson (Journalist) on the series of talks.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Wed 31st Jan 1996
Duration: minutes
4 mins 12 secs
DVD Number:
D02030
Tape Number:
127
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Trouble flared at funeral of Gino Gallagher, causes funeral to be postponed. Film report on RUC moving in as hooded men appeared. Kevin McQuillan (IRSP) interview. IRSP/family and RUC negotiate but talks fail. Camera Crew inside his house and review his killing. P. Mayhew says there will be no election here unless parties here support them. Film report from Anglo-Irish conference meeting. Trimble believes support can be raised from Nationalists. Bruton interview on elections proposals popularity. S. Grimasson (Political Journalist) analysis of todays talks and the thawing of anglo-Irish anger. B. Rowan (Journalist) reports on the problems in the RUC and the reforms needed, document 'everyone's police' wants neutral working environment. Chris Ryder (Police Authority) gives his views on what's needed. Sinn Fein wants RUC disbanded, M.McGuinness comments, then Constable Nigel McGonagle comments, if reforms begin, jobs will go.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Thu 1st Feb 1996
Duration: minutes
9 mins 5 secs
DVD Number:
D02030
Tape Number:
127
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
For the first time in seventeen months, the home of an RUC man in Moy was hit fifty-seven times by gunfire. Film report with comments of Neville McCoubrey (RUC Det. Supt.). I. Paisley (DUP) says it's a breach of the ceasefire. In Switzerland, Mayhew gives his opinions on shooting and then Trimble doubts integrity of ceasefire.

In Belfast, funeral of Gino Gallagher passed off peacefully after agreement between relatives and the RUC. Film report with IRSP/RUC statements. Film report from Downpatrick on the decision to build a new hospital to replace the old one, it's going on thirty years. Gillian Shaw (Trust Chairman) comments, then Dr. Colin Patton (Chief Executive).
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Fri 2nd Feb 1996
Duration: minutes
7 mins 1 secs
DVD Number:
D02030
Tape Number:
127
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC UK News
Programme Title:
Description:
IRA ceasefire is over: IRA bomb Canary Wharf area, London, and issue statement, one hundred wounded, four seriously, one body found later. Film report shows IRA statement, and first reports from bomb scene, with eye witness accounts, and reports on the condition of those wounded. G.Adams (SF) comments peace still the aim of his party, reaction from J.Bruton (Irish PM) then John Major statement. Next film report on the scaling down of security in Northern Ireland and in Britain over last eighteen months but MI5 stayed active, then report from Westminister giving comments of Mo Mowlam (Labour), then Brian Mawhinney (Party Chairman), then Paddy Ashdown (Liberal Democrats, Leader) reaction. Then M. Mates (Tory, MP) views. Film report then covers reaction in Northern Ireland, Sinn Fein leaders caught unaware. Clip of Mitchell McLaughlin says Republicans still committed to peace. D.Trimble (UUP Leader) views, then Ian Paisley (DUP, Leader), then Robin Eames (Church of Ireland, Primate), then William Smith (PUP) comments on loyalist position, then Joe Hendron (SDLP) views, ordinary people in the street comments. Next live interview from Patrick Mayhew (Northern Ireland Secretary) on his reaction to bomb and Adams reaction. Followed by report from Dublin, Leo Enright ( Journalist) on the feelings amongst politicians there and analysis of IRA statement. Then from Washington, Bill Turnbull gives the US reaction, it's an embarassment to Bill Clinton's relationship with Adams, no official reaction as yet. Next a film report looks back at the last eighteen months of ceasefire in Northern Ireland. Reaction at the time and views of politicians at that time, plus the Loyalist ceasefires and British Governments reactions, the Clinton visit and the Mitchell report on decommissioning. Next a film report interview with Tony Blair (Labout Leader), then analysis from Denis Ireland (Journalist) in Belfast of the IRA's options and is there a split in Republican Movement between Sinn Fein and the IRA.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC UK
Date Broadcast:
Fri 9th Feb 1996
Duration: minutes
33 mins
DVD Number:
D02040
Tape Number:
126
Country of Origin:
England



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
The Irish government has said it won't meet Sinn Fein again until the IRA ceasefire is renewed. Film report from Shane Harrison in Dublin on Irish governments tough stance, and other parties views. G. Adams (SF) interview says peace process stretched like an elastic by Major, he had no prior knowledge of attack, he gives his initial reaction to last straw of rejection of Mitchell report, he comments on his personal position as Sinn Fein president after attack. Next reaction today from Mayhew, he doesn't believe peace process is at an end, but D. Trimble (UUP) says Republicans weren't committed to peace, then Paisley says Sinn Fein is outside the pale, then S. Mallon (SDLP) on Adams leadership worries. In the USA, Bill Clinton ooffers to still work for peace. Film report on his statement condemning attack.

From London reports that a body has been found in the rubble. Film report in the daylight with Metropolitan Commissioners views.

In Northern Ireland John Wheeler (Northern Ireland Office) on protecting Northern Ireland. Security levels up.

Next a report from Belfast City Centre with the reactions of locals in the city and in West Belfast. Then from Bogside in Derry.

In the studio, Brian Rowan (Security Journalist) analysis of IRA action and of Loyalists views.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Sat 10th Feb 1996
Duration: minutes
12 mins
DVD Number:
D02040
Tape Number:
127
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
In Commons, Major lays blame for peace breakdown at doors of IRA, he will continue with proposal for elections here, film report he says he won't talk to Sinn Fein unless ceasefire restored, then question from John Hume on referendum. Paisley comments on planning for Canary Wharf attack over three weeks. Outside Mo Mowlam (Labour) comments on Major's election plans, N. Scott (Tory) would prefer to have got talks going not elections. Then analysis of speech by Ken Reid in London and Dublin. Then report on peace vigil in Belfast by six thousand people with reactions from Maria McShane who's son Gavin was murdered in Armagh in 199(?) by Loyalists, then Anne Carr (Women Together) and other women's views, report on Gavin Walkers write a letter campaign for peace. The Loyalist parties went to the Maze to meet Loyalist prisoners on their ceasefire. William Smyth's (PUP) comments on prisoners worries, then Gary McMichael (UDP) on the UDA prisoner views.

(Monday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 12th Feb 1996
Duration: minutes
14 mins 51 secs
DVD Number:
D02040
Tape Number:
127
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC UK News
Programme Title:
Description:
John Major (PM) addresses the nation on the collapse of the N.Ireland peace process and the governments response, he intends carrying on with peace efforts, and emphasises the hope and changes that eighteen months of peace had meant in N.Ireland. He repeats belief that IRA and Sinn Fein must accept democratic conditions and begin disarmament. He says Sinn Fein rejected Mitchel plans and states his Stormont elected body was not bringing back the old Stormont regime.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC UK
Date Broadcast:
Mon 12th Feb 1996
Duration: minutes
5 mins 27 secs
DVD Number:
D02040
Tape Number:
127
Country of Origin:
England



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
I.Paisley (DUP leader) met Major in London and he says government going ahead with elections, interview outside Number ten, he gives his attitude to proximity talks idea, he won't talk to Sinn Fein anyway. From Strasbourg John Hume rejects idea of elections and explains why. Analysis from Ken Reid. J. Bruton (Irish Prime Minister) in the Dail says IRA must renounce violence completely. Film report on his speech and his views on British Government and Unionist mistakes and what he wants to happen now plus idea of primity talks. He backs Humes idea of a referendum. From London, Ken Reid gives analysis of Adams and Humes stance on elections in N. Ireland.

In Derry, a Trade Union peace rally called for talks not bombs. Clip from Eamon McCann speech and comments of percipients and Trade Unionists.

At Stormont, the UDP, WP and PUP held a joint meeting while the Alliance Party met Government Ministers. Film report with B. Hutchinson (PUP) views, then Robert McCartney (North Down MP) met Government and says he backed selective internment, he explains his views in interview. (Tuesday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Tue 13th Feb 1996
Duration: minutes
14 mins 46 secs
DVD Number:
D02040
Tape Number:
127
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
As five hundred British troops fly into N.Ireland, the PIRA call the peace process a sham. In London a device is defused. Film report and analysis of IRA statement in An Phoblacht, it says there is no IRA split. A. Reynolds (FF) comments in Dail, then Bruton. At Stormont, Paisley met M. Ancram who gives interview on election plans process. Mo Mowlam (Labour) wants to merge elections with a referendum. In studio, Mitchell McLaughlin (SF Chairman) comments on the IRA statement and he says IRA still interested in peace, despite London bombing, he outlines the way to get an IRA ceasefire restored. Film report on the arrival of five hundred troops into the border area, contrast to their leaving, local people's reactions in interviews. James Savage (farmer) condemns the return of army. Then other locals comments. Col. Mike Denver (Military Expert) analysis of the British Government decision to send in soldiers.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Thu 15th Feb 1996
Duration: minutes
9 mins 15 secs
DVD Number:
D02040
Tape Number:
127
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
In London a bomb on a bus killed one person and injured eight others, film report, dead man may have been bomber, with eye-witness accounts, one injured man guarded by police. John Grieve (Police Chief) interview. Political reaction from Andrew Hunter (Tory), then Lord Holme (Lib, Democrats) opinion, then Mo Mowlam (Labour), ordinary London People comments.

Meanwhile fears over Loyalist ceasefire status. D. Ervine (PUP) interview he's not hopeful over UVF ceasefire. Then G. McMichael (UDP) wants process to continue without Sinn Fein. Ken Magennis (UUP) asks Loyalists not to break their ceasefires. Paisley offers internment as a solution to IRA problem. Two protestant church men, Dr J. Ross (Presbyterian) and Robin Eames (Church of Ireland) call for no Loyalists revenge attacks.

J.Hume had a meeting with John Major for ninety minutes, he comments afterwards on Sinn Fein's credibility, Commons then, renewed emergency legislation for N. Ireland.

In Dublin the Irish Government met to discuss the security measures needed to prevent any Loyalist attacks in the city. G. Adams (SF) gives his reaction to the London bus bomb and ordinary Dubliners comment on fears over Loyalist attack. Dick Spring views.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 19th Feb 1996
Duration: minutes
12 mins 2 secs
DVD Number:
D02040
Tape Number:
127
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
In London D.Trimble (UUP leader) meets J.Major and says he and government agree on elections idea. Also in London the police have found explosives in houses, the injured man Brendan Woolhead is cleared of any involvement. Cliff Meeks (London taxi-driver) recalls the aftermath of bus bomb. Irish Centre at Camden Town is profiled about feelings towards Irish in London. Fr. Jerry Kivlehan interview, then customers at Irish Pub comment. Then report on Trimble visit to Major and his comments in Commons on London bus bomb with analysis by Ken Reid and Trimble interview on his view of Sinn Fein's role after election. Also Bob McCartney interview on his meeting with John Bruton, he says Governments have no plan B, also today S. Mallon (SDLP) questions the role of G. Adams in Republican movement. Major to meet G. Mitchell tomorrow. The UDP met P. Mayhew at Stormont. Film report on meeting with UDP hopes of no return to Loyalist violence. G. McMichael (UDP) views and fears.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Tue 20th Feb 1996
Duration: minutes
12 mins
DVD Number:
D02040
Tape Number:
127
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
D.Trimble (UUP leader) has revealed his plans for the elected "peace convention" here. Film report with analysis by Ken Reid on the ninety member assembly and Trimble interview. Both Sinn Fein and SDLP negative on proposals. S. Mallon (SDLP) explains their stance on elections. N. Dodds (DUP) welcomes idea, then J. Lowry (WP) views.

At Belfast's Europa controlled explosions carried out on suspect car. Film report.

Peace demonstration planned at Europa for Northern Ireland towns on Sunday. Film reprot with Gordon Burns comments on the IRA return to violence, then Anne Carr (Women Together) views. The Irish Government has posted troops to the border areas to support the Garda. Meanwhile in Gorey, Co. Wexford a report on feelings amongst locals that the London bus bomber killed was local Edward O'Brien. Fr Walter Forde views on dead man. O'Brien's family solicitor reads a statement.

In Dunmurray area in Belfast loyalists have again petrol bombed the Lismore family, this is the fifty seventh attack. Film report.

In Derry courts, twenty one people including a Sinn Fein Councillor were convicted on offences raising out of J. Major's visit to Derry last year. Film report on sixty sixth day hearing with review of May 1995 violence at Museum. Convicted Sinn Fein councillor is Mary Nelis, all to appeal.

(Wednesday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Wed 21st Feb 1996
Duration: minutes
13 mins
DVD Number:
D02040
Tape Number:
127
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
Panorama:
Programme Title:
Why did the ceasefire end?
Description:
Programme looks at peoples reaction to the end of the IRA ceasefire, and the blame game between politicians as to who was responsible for the end of peace. Opening comments from J.Taylor (UUP), M.McGuiness (SF) and John Hume (SDLP). (... ENTRY TO BE COMPLETED)
Type of Programme:
Current Affairs
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC1
Date Broadcast:
Thu 22nd Feb 1996
Duration: minutes
44 mins 14 secs
DVD Number:
D02050
Tape Number:
119A
Country of Origin:
England



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
J.Hume (SDLP) says date for all party talks will put all party talks back on track, Major's governments survived vote in Commons on Scott Report by one vote, in Commons Major denies he made any secret deal with UUP to survive. Film report includes Hume comments after meeting Major. Analysis by Ken Reid of rumours and D. Trimble (UUP) denies any deal with Tory Party. I. Paisley (DUP) says UUP did try to make a deal over Northern Ireland Elections. Summitt between Major and Bruton possible tommorrow.

In studio, Paul Arthurs (Academic Professor) assesses talks dates effect on Sinn Fein position. Then a film report on the row between the DUP and the UUP on the format for peace convention elections and the reasons behind it with comments of Prof. Paul Arthurs on the Paisley/Trimble clash and the position of the Unionist Fringe parties in different voting systems.

(Tuesday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Tue 27th Feb 1996
Duration: minutes
10 mins 43 secs
DVD Number:
D02050
Tape Number:
127
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
Panorama:
Programme Title:
Why Did The Ceasefire End?
Description:
The End of the IRA Ceasefire. The Canary Wharf bomb and the reasons behind it.
Type of Programme:
Current Affairs
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC1
Date Broadcast:
Wed 28th Feb 1996
Duration: minutes
44 mins
DVD Number:
D02050
Tape Number:
119A
Country of Origin:
England



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Major and Bruton announce 10th June as the start of all party talks. Film report with analysis of Government's package which includes talks, elections, acceptance of Mitchell principles and an IRA ceasefire. No Sinn Fein response in interview yet. Ken Reid reports with analysis on what is seen as last chance of talks. Firstly Major's speech, then an equally upbeat J. Bruton comments, he denies their haste caused by IRA bombs. Major says the reverse is true. Next report from Commons on Major announcement with Trimble, Mallon, Blair reaction. Adams says Sinn Fein will explore proposals. RSF rejects move, while Fringe Loyalists welcome move. D. Ervine (PUP) interview on problems that lay ahead, then David Adams (UDP).

In the courts two men, Chris Shields (28) and Steven Rules (30) sentenced to life for the band hall of Margaret Wright (31). Film report with Miss Wright's mother's interview.

In Gorey, Co, Wexford, the funeral of IRA bomber Ed O'Brien (21). Film report with Fr. Walter Forde comments on the two images of Ireland. John Major (Prime Minister) gives an interview to Ken Reid (Political Editor) on today's announcement of all party talks and lays out the rules for talks, he rejects he binned Mitchell proposals and blames IRA on decommissioning for holding things up.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Wed 28th Feb 1996
Duration: minutes
21 mins
DVD Number:
D02050
Tape Number:
127
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Hume and Adams meet the IRA leadership, about a new ceasefire. Film report with Adams interview on what he said to IRA, he wanted a restoration of the peace process. Then John Hume says he saw distrust of British amongst IRA leaders. Unionist reaction to talks from David Trimble (UUP), IRA issue statement.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Thu 29th Feb 1996
Duration: minutes
4 mins 37 secs
DVD Number:
D02050
Tape Number:
127
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
John Torney (RUC) convicted of killing his wife and son John (13). He gets twenty years.

At new round of consultative talks at Stormont, D. Spring met P. Mayhew. Sinn Fein executive arrived but were turned away by officials at the gate. Film report of exchange, then Adams comments to press. Later D. Spring addresses press, then Patrick Mayhew views on dodgy start to talks. Unionist parties didn’t turn up, SDLP did, J. Hume talks to press, then Paisley views he won't take part in talks, he is already meeting parties he says from Stormont analysis of farce by Ken Reid.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 4th Mar 1996
Duration: minutes
7 mins 1 secs
DVD Number:
D02050
Tape Number:
127
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Hopes of renewed IRA ceasefire shattered by article in An Phoblact, from IRA who say there is a need for an armed struggle. Michael Ancram's (SDLP) finds statement threatening and depressing, then G. McMichael (UDP), Alex Maskey (SF) comments. J. Major (Prime Minister) says process will continue with or without Sinn Fein. Film report with comments on Ken Reid, D. Trimble (UUP) will go to Whitehouse for St Patrick's Day celebrations.

(Thursday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Thu 7th Mar 1996
Duration: minutes
5 mins 5 secs
DVD Number:
D02050
Tape Number:
127
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Adams to visit USA, but he's banned from the White House. Film report first on CLMC (Loyalist) response to IRA bombs, they will match the IRA blow for blow. Coverage of their statement. Then G. McMichael (UDP) gives his reaction to the statement in an interview, he says IRA must pull us back from the brink.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Tue 12th Mar 1996
Duration: minutes
3 mins 4 secs
DVD Number:
D02050
Tape Number:
127
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
Spotlight
Programme Title:
Altered Mood of Irish America
Description:
Programme profiles the reaction in Irish American circles to the recent collapse of the peace process. Irish American opinion on recent events in Northern Ireland.
Type of Programme:
Current Affairs
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC1
Date Broadcast:
Thu 14th Mar 1996
Duration: minutes
29 mins 3 secs
DVD Number:
D02050
Tape Number:
128
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
In Belfast, Barbara McAlorum (9) was buried, she died in a shooting by an INLA faction at their Antrim Road home. Fr Aiden Brankin compares killing to the Dunblane Massacre, then Patrick Walsh (Bishop) comments. John Bruton is to meet J. Major for discussion on election rules. Film report on friction between Unionist parties with Paisley comments. They reject Dublin Government interference. Film report ad analysis includes efforts to get a renewed IRA ceasefire.

Next reports on the St Patrick's Day Parades in New York with Adams comments on parade, then Bill Flynn (Grand-Marshall) and Albert Reynolds, then a film report on why St Patrick's Day is not a public holiday here. Then film from Downpatrick on the parade and plans for a six million pound St Patrick's Heritage Centre, with John Doris (SDLP, Chairman) views, then Albert Comer (UUP, Cllr) counterview. Then R. Warner (Ulstre Museum) views.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Mon 18th Mar 1996
Duration: minutes
? mins
DVD Number:
D02060
Tape Number:
128
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
The government is meeting today to decide the format of the coming assembly elections, all the local parties have a grievance. Film report, firstly S. Mallon (SDLP) gives their position, then P. Robinson (DUP) on his concerns about Dublin interference. Mayhew comments on the parties unhappiness, then J. Allardyce (Alliance) complained about no mention of decommissioning. Meanwhile in London D. Trimble (UUP) expresses his first choice. In Belfast on the Whiterock Road, then INLA feud continues with a man escaping injury in a shooting incident. Film report with IRSP GHQ faction statement, and IRSP reply. Joe Hendron (SDLP) reaction to shootings. The RUC made an appeal for information on Barbara McAlorum (9) killing on Friday. Sam Kinkaid (Det. Supt.) comments, then film report on the shooting and the White getaway car.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Tue 19th Mar 1996
Duration: minutes
? mins
DVD Number:
D02060
Tape Number:
128
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
The government announces its decision on elections here, film report from Jim Dougal election will be 30 May, it'll be a list of candidates, you mark X beside your parties choice, one hundred and ten seats, with ten top parties getting extra two seats. Local parties still unhappy. Film of Major in commons making his announcement. Major likens forum to peace and reconciliation forum in Dublin, it won't be involved in peace talks. Reaction from S. Mallon (SDLP) and D. Trimble (UUP), then P. Robinson (DUP), all critical of Major. Analysis from Patrick Mayhew (Northern Ireland Secretary) of Government position. Further reaction from M. McGuinness (SF) in interview, then J. Allardyce (Alliance), then D. Ervine (PUP), then Davy Adams (UDP), then Dick Spring (Irish Foreign Minister) views.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Thu 21st Mar 1996
Duration: minutes
9 mins ? secs
DVD Number:
D02060
Tape Number:
128
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
An Orange stand off at the Ormeau bridge as their parade is banned is followed by riots yesterday. Film report as seven men appear in court on last night's attacks on the RUC with R. Flanagan (Dep. Chief Cons) opinion on rioters and the causes of this trouble. D. Ervine (PUP) agrees it was caused by drunks, he gives interview on how to stop long hot summer of the seven arrested only one is from Ormeau. Political reaction from the Steven McBride (Alliance) and Sandy Geddis (DUP, Cllr) who is apprentice boy. He comments on his stand off decision. Paisley was there. Film clips of battle, Gerard Rice (Lower Ormeau Nationalist Spokesman) opinion on Loyal Order's trouble. Interview with Pauline Gilmore (Loyalist) on their views on parades, a further five Parades are due this year. M. Smyth (Orange Chief) blames Dublin pressure for bans. Further report on yesterday's violence, gangs attack garage, local people on Ormeau Road give their opinions.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Thu 4th Apr 1996
Duration: minutes
12 mins
DVD Number:
D02060
Tape Number:
128
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Another bomb attack in London, at Bolton's club, Major reaction in Commons P.Mayhew defends electoral system for elections, the SDLP will fight elections. P. Robinson (DUP) on his amendments. Meanwhile Fringe loyalists say their ceasefire is intact, while M. McLaughlin (SF) isn't hopeful of an IRA ceasefire.

Job losses in Limavady.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Thu 18th Apr 1996
Duration: minutes
3 mins
DVD Number:
D02060
Tape Number:
128
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
Prime Time
Programme Title:
INLA Feud Analysis
Description:
Programme begins with a brief history of INLA, then goes on to profile its current internal feud, and asks how dangerous is the INLA to the peace process, they interview both factions in the current in-fighting. (... ENTRY TO BE COMPLETED)
Type of Programme:
Current Affairs
Broadcast Company:
Radio Telefis Eireann (RTE)
Channel:
RTE1
Date Broadcast:
Thu 18th Apr 1996
Duration: minutes
60 mins34 mins
DVD Number:
D02060
Tape Number:
?
Country of Origin:
Republic of Ireland



Series Title:
Dispatches
Programme Title:
The Fight For Peace
Description:
The peace process examined to date. Tonights programme claims to look at the inside story in the establishment of the IRA ceasefire on 31 August 1994 and the reasons behind why it collapsed in February 1996. The programme is based on the book of the same name by Eamon Maillie (journalist). (... ENTRY TO BE COMPLETED)
Type of Programme:
Current Affairs
Broadcast Company:
Channel 4
Channel:
CH4
Date Broadcast:
Wed 24th Apr 1996
Duration: minutes
40 mins
DVD Number:
D02060
Tape Number:
128
Country of Origin:
England



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
After seven years as Chief Constable, Hugh Annesley announces his retirement this November. Film report on highlights on his time in the job, stalker, shankill bomb, Greysteel, Canary Wharf, with Annesley interview. Pat Armstrong (Police Authority) comments, then Chris Ryder (Journalist) gives his assessment of Annesley performance.

Two IRA prisoners in English jails transferred to Ireland, Pat Kelly and B O'Dowd.

(Tuesday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Tue 21st May 1996
Duration: minutes
6 mins 42 secs
DVD Number:
D02070
Tape Number:
128
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Desmond McCleary (38) (leader of an INLA faction) in the current feud known as GHQ is shot dead by mainstream INLA in Pizza restaurant in Belfast city centre. Film report.

In North Belfast a man escaped from an attempt to abduct him in Skegonneil Avenue. Film report.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Sun 26th May 1996
Duration: minutes
2 mins 10 secs
DVD Number:
D02070
Tape Number:
128
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Headlines, then Patrick Mayhew and Dick Spring held three hours of talks in Dublin but failed to break impasse on decommissioning issue both men give interviews, then analysis by Ken Reid, role of George Mitchell discussed, both Ministers comments again after meeting on items discussed at conference.

In Lurgan the funeral of INLA GHQ faction leader, colour party but no RUC interference. Film report with comments of Fr. Des. Loughran.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Tue 28th May 1996
Duration: minutes
6 mins 3 secs
DVD Number:
D02070
Tape Number:
128
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
It's voting day, for the election to the (MISSING) all party talks. Film reports from areas around N.Ireland, including Rathlin Island, local people comments, film reports on party leaders movements, Steven Grimasson analysis of election procedure this time.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Thu 30th May 1996
Duration: minutes
2 mins 5 secs
DVD Number:
D02070
Tape Number:
128
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Forum election results come in, headlines UUP top the poll, Sinn Fein landslide in West Belfast, fringe Loyalists get elected. State of parties board so far, seats elected and share of the vote figures, then Prof. Paul Arthur (UU) analysis of results. Sin Fein has done well he says with Ken Reid analysis of the 15% share of the vote for Sinn Fein. Further comment on the Mid-Ulster results, including West Tyrone, then constituency round-up with Belfast East figures, then North, then South, then West, then a film report in detail on Belfast's results with Gerry Adams interview on his West Belfast success. Then Joe Hendron (SDLP) comments, then G. Kelly (SF), then from East Belfast, P. Robinson (DUP) views, then from South Belfast.

In the Studio, John Allardyce (Alliance Leader) discusses their performance. Next to foyle area, where unionists didn't gain any seats. Sinn Fein vote surged up 49%, SDLP got three seats, G. Campbell (DUP) comments, then J. Hume (SDLP), then M. McGuinness (SF) views on way forward. Next report on final declaration from Omagh. West Tyrone, Paul Arthur analysis of result here, then review of results from Foyle and share of the vote, then Strangford area statistics, then report from North Down on UUP, UKUP, and DUP. Alliance fight for votes, Alan McFarlan (UUP), Bob McCartney (UKUP), Olivier Napier (Alliance) interviews. Film report from Strangford with Iris Robinson (DUP) speech, then Women's Coalition joy, then switch to interview with Gerry Adams on his party's performance and the way forward as he sees it. Then up to Ballymoney for Ian Paisley's result, share of the vote figures for here and East Londonderry. Film report on declarations and Paisley comments on his reduced vote, then R. Coulter (UUP), then figures from East Londonderry and William Ross (UUP) comments, then Arthur Doherty (SDLP).

Next to East Antrim results, then South Antrim with percentage vote figures, then D. Trimble (UUP Leader) studio interview on his party's performance and Sinn Fein's mandate, then profile of results from Upper Bann, then figures for South Down (MISSING) (MISSING) (MISSING) where Trimble called for a recount and his speech lambasting small parties for giving Sinn Fein a seat, then to Newry/Armagh results with S. Mallon (SDLP) comments on results and from Jim Speers (UUP). With all the seats declared, a final state of the parties board showing the top ten parties who get forum places and the list of losers. Then in the studio I. Paisley (DUP) access his party's performance and the results over all. Next visit to count in Omagh for analysis of results West of the Bann with comments from Patsy McGlone (SDLP), B. McDuff (SF), William Thompson (UUP) and Ken Magennis. Then reports from South Down where Mick Murphy (SF) took a seat, he comments, then E. McGrady (SDLP) views and Darren Nesbitt (UUP), then report from Lagan Valley with J. Donaldson (UUP) comments on their performance and Edwin Poots (DUP) views, then S. Close (Alliance Deputy Leader) opinion, then last analysis comment from Ken Reid on fringe loyalists, forty three thousand votes and Labour Party's eclipse of the Workers Party and Democratic Left.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Fri 31st May 1996
Duration: minutes
44 mins
DVD Number:
D02070
Tape Number:
128
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
IRA statement says no weapons will be handed over without final agreement. Meanwhile Dick Spring met P. Mayhew in London for marathon talks. Mayhew comments, then Dick Spring after talks on decommissioning and role of George Mitchell. Analysis of talks problems by Ken Reid.

In the afternoon M. Robinson (Irish President) visited Britain, Hume and Trimble present. Then comment from J. Major on talks.

In Belfast G. Adams (SF) says Sinn Fein should be at Monday's talks because of their electoral mandate, he explains in interview and blames Major's Government, Then more analysis from Ken Reid on Government's talks.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 3rd Jun 1996
Duration: minutes
7 mins
DVD Number:
D02070
Tape Number:
128
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Stormount talks begin. Sinn Fein refused entry, Unionists object to Mitchell as chairman. Film report on days events beginning with party's arriving. Paisley/McCartney tell Mitchell he won't be Chairman. Reg Empey (UUP) views, then G. Adams comments as he is refused entry, then UDP and PUP arrive, Gary McMichael comments, then Joe Hendron (SDLP) views. Inside J. Major (Prime Minister) and John Bruton give opening speeches. Bruton appeals to Republicans. Afterwards D. Trimble comments on G. Mitchell situation. Then live to Jim Dougall (Political Editor) who spoke to J. Major (Prime Minister) on the confusion around opening day and Sinn Fein's blockage at the doors, he restates he needs IRA ceasefire and current position on decommissioning element. He outlines a time scale for progress and comments on George Mitchell's position. Next a profile of Sinn Fein arrival at Stormont in motorcade, at locked gates film of Verbal exchange with official statement from Northern Ireland Office to press. Adams comments on what happened. Northern Ireland people express vox-pop opinions in Sinn Fein's blockagee out, then J. Bruton (Irish Prime Minister) gives interview and is asked if he can envisage another IRA ceasefire on the G. Mitchell role as Chairman of plenary talks and Unionist objections Brief look at other news as the INLA feud continues, another man Francis Shannon (23) wa shot dead in Turf Lodge, he was from INLA GHQ faction and was a pallbearer at funeral of Des McCleary in Lurgan. Profile of dispute by Henry McDonald.

In the Republic today before Stormont talks, J. Bruton (Irish Prime Minister) attended the funeral of Garda Sgt. Gerry McCabe, shot dead on Friday in an armed robbery. Garda believe the PIRA done it, but IRA denies involvement. Next film report on how the world sees the talks at Stormont, from Russia, USA and Spain etc. Film clip of Sinn Fein rush, then back to Jim Dougall for his analysis of this 'historic day' and the comings and goings of the days 'confusion'.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Mon 10th Jun 1996
Duration: minutes
19 mins 5 secs
DVD Number:
D02070
Tape Number:
129
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Day two of Stormont talks, Sinn Fein still locked out, they protest with street theatre. Meanwhile inside disagreement over George Mitchell as chairman. Views of I. Paisley (DUP) and Bob McCartney (UKUP) against and J. Hendron (SDLP) for Ken Maginnis (UUP) view is, he has a role to play, with talking over Ken Reid interviews, D. Trimble (UUP) and I. Paisley (DUP) on their positions on role of G. Mitchell as Chairman. Meanwhile Pat Doherty (SF, President) on RTE refused to condemn the killing of Garda Gerry McCabe. John Bruton (Irish Prime Minister) shocked by Sinn Fein's reaction, he explains in interview. G. Adams (SF) explains his party's position. Then return to Stormont with Ken Reid interview S. Mallon (SDLP) on the G. Mitchell impasse, he blames Unionists and says Mitchell will be Chairman.

Then rest of the day's news, a car mechanic from South Armagh, Patrick McKinley (32) has been charged with the Canary Wharf bomb blast in London. Film report.

In Dublin, Jeremiah Sheehy (35) is charged with IRA firearms offences in follow up raids over Garda McCabe killing. Film report.

lso in courts, Sean Braniff and Anthony Gorman from N. Ireland's trial begins on firearms offences in Ballybriggan last April. They are believed to be in INLA.

Film report on Wheelchair Push 2000 to raise funds to allow research into Spinal injuries. Simon Barnes interview and Dr John McCann (Musgrave Parks), then local John McLernon views and Deirdre O' Maloney (MPH Nurse).
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Tue 11th Jun 1996
Duration: minutes
15 mins
DVD Number:
D02070
Tape Number:
129
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Wilson (FG) to create four hundred jobs in employment black spots, then from Stormont a compromise deal has been worked out on Mitchell role as talks chairman. Film report on tension between UUP and DUP, Trimble and McCrea clash at TV interview. McCrea calls Trimble a liar, then Paisley comments on why Trimble accepted Mitchell. Cedric Wilson (UKUP) gives their view. Trimble says compromise was success for UUP strategy in interview. D. Ervine (PUP) condemns DUP and UKUP, as does G. McMichael (UDP). Then J. Hume (SDLP) views on the way forward now. Still outside, G. Adams (SF) outlined the Sinn Fein position on the killing of Garda G. McCabe. P. Mayhew has nominated J. Gorman (UUP) as Interim Chairman for the first meeting of the plenary session. (Wednesday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Wed 12th Jun 1996
Duration: minutes
6 mins 3 secs
DVD Number:
D02070
Tape Number:
129
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Forum opens with delegation failing to agree on a Chairman as DUP refuses to support J.Gorman (UUP). Film report on lack of progess. Forum moved onto rules committee election. D. Ervine (PUP) heckled by DUP as he speaks. Monica McWilliams (WC) comments amid DUP smirks and whispers.

As seventeen Sinn Fein members boycotted, G. Adams comments on the forum as a diversion. Forum members, Paisley and Hendron views on proceedings. Ken Reid analysis of days proceedings and previews next week's plenary meeting under G. Mitchell, plus UUP pressure on Trimble for supporting Mitchell appointment.

(Friday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Fri 14th Jun 1996
Duration: minutes
6 mins 49 secs
DVD Number:
D02070
Tape Number:
129
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
Programme Title:
Description:
Two hundred injured in massive PIRA bomb attack in Manchester. Film report on van bomb outside M&S store with eye-witness accounts. Reports from Manchester hospital, with injured and paramedics, and clergyman. J.Major (PM) condemns attack, G.Adams (SF) expresses regret but no condemnation, film reports with interviews, including Joe Hendron (SDLP) and P.Robinson (DUP), then from Mary Robinson (Irish President).
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Channel:
Sky News
Date Broadcast:
Sat 15th Jun 1996
Duration: minutes
7 mins
DVD Number:
D02080
Tape Number:
129
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
British government repeats its message to IRA, Irish government to meet tomorrow to discuss further contact with Sinn Fein. More reaction to Manchester bomb, Adams says IRA is not Sinn Fein. Film report on reaction from Ken Reid, George Mitchell (Forum Chairman) views, then Patrick Mayhew (N.Ireland Secretary), then John Bruton (Irish PM) calls to Republicans to make up their mind and go for peace process. Clinton issues White House statement, Adams comments, then Trimble (UUP leader) met Major and wants tougher action against IRA, at the Forum Paisley gives his reaction to IRA bomb, then S.Mallon (SDLP) says it difficult for Sinn Fein to be in process, J.Allardyce (APNI) says Sinn Fein must now split from the IRA. Meanwhile PUP and UDP Loyalist parties have said the UVF and UDA ceasefires are under pressure, B.Hutchinson views, G.McMichael comments. D.Trimble (UUP) wants talks without Sinn Fein. In the studio, Alan Murray (Security Journalist) gives analysis of Loyalist ceasefire statement and it's latent threat. Then from Dublin, Steven Collins (Sunday Tribune) comments on reaction from Irish Government towards Sinn Fein over the Manchester and Garda McCabe killing.

In Belfast, Shorts is hoping to contract to replace the RAF's Nimrod and add two hundred jobs to Belfast plant. Ray McNulty (Short's boss) interview on Nimrod 2000 project.

Back to Manchester, bomb experts say repair bill will be £150,000,000. It was biggest bomb on mainland Britain yet. Film report from Manchester on damage done and reaction from local people and Peter Harris (Chief Supt.) and Richard Lees (local council leader). Insurance assessor views, then Terry Thomas (Co-Op bank boss) views.

Next report on integrated school movement in Northern Ireland from Mal O'Doherty, profile of Lorgan College.

(Monday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 17th Jun 1996
Duration: minutes
19 mins
DVD Number:
D02080
Tape Number:
129
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Garda arrest seven men in an IRA bomb factory in Co.Offaly. Film report with Dean Camon (Garda Chief Supt) comments, two arrested believed to be senior men in IRA, one was previously arrested on the arms ship, the Eksund, the other is believed to be a senior bomb maker. J. Bruton (Irish Prime Minister) on find and criticise Sinn Fein/Ira. Mary Harney (PD, Leader) comments, further follow up raids carried out. G. Adams (SF) responds to Bruton.

In the Belfast forum, politicians condemn the Manchester bombing. J.Gorman (UUP) and Ken Maginnis, I. Paisley (DUP), then B. Rodgers. Earlier the talks were adjourned after a row when J. Allardyce (Alliance) sat in an SDLP seat. N. Dodds/H. Smyth comments. Discussions to be on procedure and who will be permanent Chairman.

In North Belfast, the Orange Tour of the North Parade is due to take place tonight. Film report. Sinn Fein and residents to protest.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Fri 21st Jun 1996
Duration: minutes
7 mins 3 secs
DVD Number:
D02080
Tape Number:
129
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
In North Belfast disturbances followed last nights tour of the North Orange parade, three men in court on charges following residents protest. Film report on trouble from New Lodge area and on Cliftonville Road earlier. G. Kelly (SF) arrested and escaped Martin Morgan (SDLP, Cllr) views. I. Paisley (DUP) views. Rival factions also clashed in East Belfast. In London J. Major again called for another IRA ceasefire.

At Shaftesbury Inn on Antrim Road, a man has been seriously injured in an incident, while in Mount area of city, a punishment squad beat up a man.

(Lunch-time)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Sat 22nd Jun 1996
Duration: minutes
2 mins 4 secs
DVD Number:
D02080
Tape Number:
129
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
It's eighth anniversary of Battle of Somme in WW I, five thousand, five hundred Ulster men died on the first day. Film report from Belfast cenotaph, veteran comments. On Ormeau Road Loyalists painted kerb stones red, white and blue. Film report but DOE won't remove them without community support, local people express opinions.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Mon 1st Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
3 mins 4 secs
DVD Number:
D02080
Tape Number:
129
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Report on Somme commemoration, and details of the battle and causalities in Ireland. Report from Belfast cenotaph led by Margaret Crooks (Deputy Lord Mayor), ceremony and wreath laying. Then report from Flanders ceremony. Trimble and Mayhew attended.

Other news, the Government is to revive the Grand Committee on Northern Ireland at Westminster. Trimble (UUP) welcomes the idea the SDLP is hostile and suspects a Major/Trimble secret deal. Ken Reid reports on this with Tony Newton comment in parliament and M. Smyth views, then S. Mallon (SDLP) views. Meanwhile at Stormont I. Paisley (DUP) says Mitchell is part of Republican agenda and strategy in interview, but S. Mallon critical of Paisley stance in counterviews. Ken Reid analysis.

In Courts, Lurgan man, Colin Duffy (28) convicted one year ago of killing a UDR man begins his appeal, then man witness against him was Lindsay Robb who has since been convicted in Glasgow of UVF gun running. Film report. (Monday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 1st Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
10 mins 3 secs
DVD Number:
D02080
Tape Number:
129
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Film report on later BBC News about the Loyalist painting of kerbs on the Ormeau Road with local comment and the DOE statement plus Peter O'Reilly (SDLP Cllr.) views. RUC statement.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Mon 1st Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
1 mins 30 secs
DVD Number:
D02080
Tape Number:
129
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC UK News
Programme Title:
Description:
In Portadown the Orange Order's march at Drumcree has been stopped by the RUC from marching back into Portadown thought the Nationalist Garvaghy Road. Film report on the spreading disturbance, vehicles hijacked around Portadown. Kate Adie report and comments.

Next a film report on Northern Irelands marching season and it's history with old film clips and Prof. Paul Bew (Queens University Belfast) views, population shifts results and Brendan McKenna (Garvaghy Road Residents), then M. Smyth (Orange Grand Master) gives interview criticising B. McKenna for provoking Orangemen, he rules out talks with Sinn Fein in resident groups, he says local protesters are threatened by Sinn Fein/IRA.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC UK
Date Broadcast:
Mon 8th Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
6 mins 5 secs
DVD Number:
D02080
Tape Number:
129
Country of Origin:
England



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Thirty hours on since Drumcree banned, violence continues, Michael McGoldrick (31) (Catholic taxi-driver) found shot dead near Lurgan by Loyalists, Alan Thompson (Det.Supt) comments, Fr.Terry Rafferty comments on family reaction. D.Trimble (UUP) reaction over the wire at Drumcree. Last Friday Michael graduated from Queens University, Belfast, his lecturer Dr Jim Martin recalls his student.

At Drumcree, the RUC have erected a barbed wire fence. Film of clashes at fence. Rev. John Pickering appeal for calm over loud speaker. Fred Crowe (UUP, Cllr) comments. Film of Overnight violence. Trimble interview on Orange Order position of events. Then live to Drumcree for latest report from Conor McAuley (Journalist), no formal contact between order and residents.

Next to news desk for more reports on violence in Portadown, vehicles hijacked and burnt. Film clips. Portadown deserted. Orange leaders condemn violence in Ballymena last night. £1,000,000 of damage done to a car showroom. Film report. Orange Leaders deny any blame, David Lindsay (Lindsay Cars) interview, James Currie (UUP Mayor) comments, M. Gilmore (Orangeman, Cllr) statement. Report on roads and train lines blocked by hijacking and bomb alerts across Northern Ireland in Loughgall, Sydenham, Moy, Bangor, Ards.

Unionists won't attend Forum talks until Drumcree is solved. Patrick Mayhew wants negotiations over parade at local level, J. Taylor (UUP) views, then I. Paisley (DUP), then Bob McCartney (UKUP). M. Durkan (SDLP) wants talks to continue at Forum as does J. Allardyce (Alliance). The fringe Loyalist parties, PUP/UDP want talks to continue, G. McMichael (UDP) comments. G. Adams (SF) wants dialogue with Unionists. (Monday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 8th Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
21 mins 1 secs
DVD Number:
D02080
Tape Number:
129
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Latest traffic chaos profiled, list of towns and roads blocked across N.Ireland Railways closed between Coleraine and Derry. Reports on last nights violence, hijacking and rioting, Unionists work out of forum, Paisley comments, then G.McMichael (UDP) Harry Allen (Presbyterian Moderator) guarded condemnation.

In London Unionist leaders met J. Major, report first from Prime Minister Question Time, he answers Paddy Ashdown question on violence, then he met Unionists afterwards (MISSING) (MISSING) (MISSING) Annesley decision reversed. Then Paisley comments on his way out of situation, RUC must acknowledge they are wrong. Ken Reid analysis of talks and Trimble wants to meet four church leaders. Robin Eames (Church of Ireland Primate) visited Drumcree. Film report includes remarks from J. Taylor (UUP) and report on Nationalist Garvaghy Road attitude, Mrs Cusack comments for residents, then Robin Eames interview.

Next live to Drumcree for latest situation report from Conor McAuley, worries are growing that on 12th, forty to fifty thousand Orangemen will go to Drumcree. Next rest of news.

Last night in North Belfast, Roman Catholic familiy's attacked. Film report from Torrens area, Christina Corbett recalls overnight threats from Loyalists, then Denise Dorrian tells her story, M. Meehan blames Unionist politicians, B. Hutchinson (PUP) wants Roman Catholics to stay, he says Protestants attacked.

Meanwhile on Ligonel Road, Roman Catholic areas laid siege too. Film report. Tony Morgan (Community Woker) on total isolation.

Roman Catholic School at Ballysillan, Our Lady of Mercy burnt out in arson attack. B. Feeney (SDLP) views on twenty first attack on the school. Shore Road Roman Catholic Primary School, St Mary's, also firebombed by Loyalists.

In Ballymena a Roman Catholic priest, Fr. Frank Mullan had his car burnt when a mob attacked his house. Film report and interview, then local residents reactions mixed. William Wright (UUP, Cllr) blames Annesley for attack on priest's house. Other Ballymena businesses attacked. CBI comments.

Report from blockade of Aldergrove Airport last night. Hundreds of passengers stranded. Hotel Manager interview, Funeral Party refused passage through Orange lines. Passengers interviewed. Government warns of danger to Northern Ireland economy and tourism. Film report as tourists head South. US tourists interviewed, then Youth Hostel Manager views, then Roy Baillie (Northern Ireland Tourist Board).

Further report on North Down with Paula Gilmore (Regional Development Officer) views.

RUC make fresh appeal for information on murder of Roman Catholic taxi-driver, Michael McGoldrick in Lurgan.

In Courts, Robert Murphy and Robert Maguire (23) appear on charges.

In Republic IRA suspect Pearce McCauley has jumped bail, he escaped from Brixham Jail in London.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Tue 9th Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
34 mins
DVD Number:
D02080
Tape Number:
129
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Latest reports on violence, at Drumcree RUC fire plastic bullets at attacking Orange men. Film report as ten thousand extra Orangemen arrive, Rev. John Pickering appeal for calm, violence also in Belfast. Film report from Ligonel Road/Upper Crumlin, cars hijacked, fires at Shore Road, Belfast deserted except for four Italian tourists who give an interview on their fears.

In Torrens estate another Roman Catholic family has fled. Film report includes Nationalist protest led by M. Meehan (SF) about the intimidation of Roman Catholic families. Theresa Murphy interview as she leaves her home in Torrens, her protestant neighbours say they aren't putting her out, but she wants Orangemen to get down Garvaghy Road and blames for all the trouble.

Further road blocks across Belfast and Northern Ireland are listed on screen.

As Unionists appeal to Major to reverse Annesley decision, Major says he must stand by RUC Chief. (10.00pm)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Tue 9th Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
7 mins
DVD Number:
D02080
Tape Number:
129
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
No breakthrough in Drumcree crisis day four, residents say no parade down Garvaghy Road. Government officials met residents group. Trimble met four church leaders, film reports, last years compromise spoiled by Trimble and Paisley jig. Brendan McKenna interview. Patrick Mayhew (Northern Ireland Secretary) interview wants accomodation through dialogue. Then interview with D. Trimble on his meeting with four churchmen. No comment on details of talks but he's sure problem will be resolved by Orangemen marching forward, then J. Hume (SDLP) wants marchers to meet residents. The UVF and RHC an end to street violence and deny involvement in Lurgan killing of Roman Catholic Michael McGoldrick. Film report on statement, UFF called for restraint yesterday.

Next report on the road blocks across the country tonight and the town centres that are impassable. No buses after 6.30pm.

Rest of news, Harry Allen (Presbyterian Moderator) condemns millions of pounds of damage in East Belfast last night. Film report on trouble and businesses destroyed with Pentlan Motor's boss views. Rev. David Coe comments.

In overnight violence thirty families forced out on peace line at Clifton Park Avenue. Roman Catholic families burnt out. Film report and interviews with residents. Sean Colligan (Community Worker) says it's ethnic cleansing. Nelson McCausland (DUP, Cllr) says protestant homes attacked before Drumcree.

In Courts, Ballymena, UVF leader, Samuel Carly (44) accused of intimidation.

In Antrims Greystone estate, a nine year old Roman Catholic boy survived when a petrol bomb landed on his bed. Film report on attack on McManus home. Grandfather Roy Johnston interview. Report from Carrick on trouble there. S. Mallon (SDLP) airlifted out of Markethill as Loyalists block off town. Film report on Loyalists blockade. Noel Lyttle (Ulster Resistance) interview (arrested in 1989 with shorts missile in france), then local shopkeeper Betty Stewarts comments on deliveries. Phone interview with S. Mallon (SDLP) on his problems, then reply from Noel Lyttle. In Donaghadee a Roman Catholic Priest hurt in petrol bomb attack on his house at St Comgall's Church. Film reprot with Fr. Gerry Patton comments on damage. Arthur Arbuckle (Church of Ireland neighbour) anger at attack and Rev. Jim Gordon (presbyterian minister), Ald. John Shiels (Orangeman) condemns attack on all churches.

(Wednesday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Wed 10th Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
26 mins 4 secs
DVD Number:
D02090
Tape Number:
129
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Reports on night four from Drumcree on developing situation, film report on violence in Rathcoole and security operation at Short Strand as Orange march past. Ormeau Road open, city deserted, five hundred troops to arrive in next hour. Brian Rowan Report on Newtownards Road trouble, Nelson McCausland (DUP) criticises Hugh Annesley. Live report from Portadown. 1000's of Orangemen arrive for protest. Garvaghy Residents, Brendan McKenna comments, then live report showing digger fitted with armour plating at Drumcree Church.

Next film report from East Belfast on last night's major violence and arson attacks on local businesses. Jim Rea (Methodist Minister) views.

In North Belfast, Roman Catholic, Christine Doherty and her husband forced out, she gives interview. Oldpark Presbyterian Church and St Comgall's Roman Catholic both burnt out. Fire Chief on number of calls.

In the North West, Orangemen held protest parades in Newbuildings. Film report with William Hay (DUP) comments. Also Orange protests in Eglinton and Claudy. Roads closed in Limavady and Kilrea. Live report from roof of BBC building. Journalist reads out the Belfast roads that are blocked.

In Ashley Gardens, RUC fire plastic bullets at mob preventing helpers to move out Roman Catholic family.

Then out to Drumcree for a latest Report on what happening there. Paisley is addressing 10,000 Orangemen at the church.. No information on any talks going on.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Wed 10th Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
14 mins 3 secs
DVD Number:
D02090
Tape Number:
129
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Drumcree stand off ends as H.Annesley (RUC Chief) does a u-turn on its no parade decision, he says it was in best interest of everyone. Nationialists beaten off the road. Film report on today's events, Barbed wire removed, J.Donaldson (UUP) comments, then film of parading Orange Order with no music. Resident anger, RUC fire plastic bullets. B. Rodgers (SDLP) comments, but focus now is on Ormeau Bridge tomorrow. In Republican areas hi-jacking has broke out, buses re-routed also in Lurgan, Armagh and Derry.

P. Mayhew (Northern Ireland Secretary) in commons says Government is looking at new Parades Commission.

At Prime Minister question time, Michael Heseltine express anger over disgraceful decision. P. Mayhew replies saying Annesley was under no political pressure. Then S. Mallon (SDLP) expresses his anger at Government. Outside M. Smyth (UUP, MP & Orange Chief) expresses his comments on Parades Commission idea. Stott (Labour MP) comments on bitterness in Parliament. J. Bruton (Irish Prime Minister) in Paris says he can't comprehend the u-turn decision. In a film interview, H. Annesley (RUC Chief) explains his reasons for changing his mind but first film of Nationalist rioting and local youths opinions. Annesley statement has clip of local women's anger in it, then Harry Allen (Presbyterian Moderator) says talks must begin for next year. Mitchel McLaughlin (SF) gives their opinion on Orange Marches. Annesley says he is sick of being stuck in the middle. John Allardyce (Alliance) says Annesley's position untenable. Then M. Ancram (Northern Ireland Office Minister) views on the decision to allow parade, he supports RUC Chief and comments on peace process now and talks process.

Live to London for analysis of tension in Commons from Ken Reid, he comments on position position of two Governments and their hopes for a return to the forum next Monday. Ken Reid says Tory MP's including Cabinet Ministers were unhappy about original ban on Drumcree Parade.

In Courts a challenge by Lower Ormeau Residents to tomorrow's Orange Parade in area has been rejected. Justice Girvan's decision. Then LOCC held a news conference with Gerard Rice comments on RUC. Reports say the RUC have begun to move in .

In Lurgan the funeral of Roman Catholic taxi driver Michael McGoldrick (31) has taken place. Film report with comments from Fr. Kieran McKenna. Then Bishop Francis Brooks, afterwards Michael McGoldrick Snr asks Northern Ireland people to bury their pride with his son, he forgives gunmen. Last night saw violence in Castlereagh area, row of shops destroyed. Film report with S. Wilson (DUP, Cllr) comments, then locals views. Firemen says mob wouldn't let them put the fire out.

(Thursday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Thu 11th Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
25 mins
DVD Number:
D02090
Tape Number:
129
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Coverage of RUC u-turn on Drumcree decision begins with Claire Dignan expressing her anger on the Garvaghy Road at the RUC. Film of youths hijacking a van in Lurgan, J.Donaldson (UUP) comments in Portadown, then Orangemen views, film clips of violence erupting in Armagh and Belfast. Film report on H. Annesley's (RUC Chief) u-turn. Brian Rowan assesses the reasons behind his decision and answering questions from B. Rowan, he questions Garvaghy Residents stance on talks. Report from Lower Ormeau Road, RUC seal off area, stopping civilians and asking their address. In Studio M. McGuinness (SF) talks of Nationalist anger at British Government and RUC. He praises Garvaghy and Ormeau Residents, he says RUC thinks Nationalists don't count. Views of John Bruton (Irish Prime Minister) and Mo Mowlam (Labour Spokwoman) also the views of Seamus Close (Alliance) and R. Eames (Church of Ireland, Archbishop) and C. Daly (Roman Catholic, Cardinal).
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Thu 11th Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
8 mins ? secs
DVD Number:
D02090
Tape Number:
130
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
On Ormeau Road, an RUC strangle hold on the Nationalist residents lets the Orange parade through the area. Film report shows G.Rice hustled behind RUC lines, G.Adams (SF) present in side streets, afterwards at a press conference G.Rice (LOCC secretary) asks were did all the Orange marchers come from as local district only has two hundred and fifty members. It calls the parade a sectarian march. Fr. Peter McCann calls it a victory parade. Joe Costello (Republic TD), an observer comments on local restraint. A. McDonnell (SDLP, Cllr) comments.

Violence flared in Derry and North Belfast. Film report from Ardoyne, RUC man hit by petrol bomb. Shots fired, three RUC injured in rioting in Portadown, Armagh and Derry. Intimidation continued. Joe Austin (SF) interview on Nationalist rights.

At venues across Northern Ireland, 12th July parades got under way. Film report from Belfast with service at cenotaph. Fringe Loyalists join orange parade to call for Loyalist prisoner releases. B.Hutchinson (PUP) comments on Loyalist ceasefires after shooting in Ardoyne. Then Martin Smyth (MP) comments (MISSING) (MISSING) (MISSING)

(1.00pm)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Fri 12th Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
9 mins 2 secs
DVD Number:
D02090
Tape Number:
130
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Headlines, then summary of overnight violence. First film report on Orange parade, through Nationalist Lower Ormeau Road, RUC maintained a strangle hold on district until Orangemen marched through. Rice hustled off road, residents jeer marchers, Adams in crowd. ( Press conference comments from G. Rice, then Joe Costello (TD) on restraint, anger over fifteen hour curfew on residents, Fr. Peter McCann views and M. Morgan (SDLP, Cllr) anger. Film clip of landrover up against man's door. A. McDonnell (SDLP, Cllr) expresses disappointment, then G. Adams (SF) views on British Policy.

In Ardoyne, last night three RUC officers slightly wounded. Film report on shooting and rioting. Joe Austin (SF) comments on shooting of RUC, B. Hutchinson (PUP) wants loyalist ceasefire to continue. Film of Ardoyne/Old Park area this morning and local reports on plastic bullet injuries. Fifty families have moved out of North Belfast.

In Derry, the worst rioting in twenty years fighting with RUC spread to Altnagelvin Hospital. French tourists lose Camper Van. Film report with Ronnie Smith views on casuality fight with RUC. Tom Melaugh (Hospital Administration) comments, M. McGuinness (SF) says RUC targeted injured relatives.

In Portadown, riots on Garvaghy Road. Film reports three RUC ten civilians hurt. In Craigwell Road Loyalists wrecked Roman Catholic homes, Theresa Campbell shows the damage. Also vans burned in Armagh, Teebane Memorial damaged.

In Coalisland Francie Molloy (SF) led protest and Orange Parade re-routed. Film report then political correspondent, Ken Reid covers the comment of John Major (Prime Minister) on recent events and denies Sinn Fein allegation of interference by the Government, the John Bruton (Irish Prime Minister) backs idea for Parades Commission body, also supported by Cathal Daly (Roman Catholic), G. Adams (Sinn Fein) says peace process lies in ruins, he says Parades issue is about Human Rights, he explains his point of view. Then in the studio, Ken Reid profiles the current state of Anglo-Irish relations and the Mitchell talks next week and the problems ahead in talks.

Next a profile of today's Orange Parades across Northern Ireland in Newry, Camlough Road residents blocked an Orange Lodge who took alternate route. Gary Jones (resident) views, baton rounds fired, L. Taylor (Orangemen) views, then report on Newry Orange Demonstration with onlookers views on Drumcree and Gerard Douglas (Orange Chief) comments.

Next report from Belfast begins in Clifton Street Hall, then march begins through city centre, D. Trimble (UUP) says Drumcree was seen as surrender to Republican aggression, then M. Smyth (UUP, MP) opinions on resolving Drumcree, Loyalists join Parade ahead of Orangemen. William Smith (PUP) and Joe English (UDA) comments at field D. Trimble addresses the crowd on Drumcree problem, then to Coleraine for comments of William Ross (UUP) on Drumcree end shooting of three policemen, then to Tandragee for Armagh demonstration, Portadown district given warm welcome, Gracey refuses comments. Film clip of bands on parade.

Finally back to Ormeau where district is still under seige awaiting Orangemen return. Film profile of a young family in Hatfield Street and how the days parade affects their routine. Interview with Michael Morrison.

(6.00pm)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Fri 12th Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
30 mins 47 secs
DVD Number:
D02090
Tape Number:
130
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Another night of street violence, in Derry a march is planned for tonight over the death of Dermot McShane (35) crushed by an Army saracen, the RUC say over one thousand plastic bullets were fired, and one thousand petrol bombs thrown. Film report shows riot scenes, six people serious in hospital. M. McLaughlin (SF) anger at different usage of plastic bullets against Nationalists, then Loyalilst last week. He condemns British Government. Trouble also in Strabane and Dungiven.

In West Belfast's New Barnsley a gunmen fired at the RUC base and hundreds of petrol bombs were thrown. Film report gunfire heard, also trouble in Ardoyne and New Lodge, Lower Ormeau, Falls Road, rioting in Newry and Lurgan. Anglo-Irish realtions on shaky ground as John Bruton (Irish Prime Minister) accused the British Government of yielding to Unionist force. Film report with Patrick Mayhew's reply. Dick Spring spoke to Mayhew by phone. Austin Currie (TD) compares RUC handling of Nationalists and Unionists. Paisley comments, then D. Trimble (UUP) says Northern Ireland owes Orange Order it's gratitude for keeping Unionist calm. Film interview.

In Courts four men on riotous behaviour charge.

In Tenerife, hundreds of Unionist and Nationalist tourists clashed in the resort over the Drumcree issue. Four British tourists arrested.

In Kimberley Street, in the Ormeau Road, Thomas 'Tucker' Annett was beaten to death by fellow Loyalists, two men were arrested.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Sat 13th Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
10 mins
DVD Number:
D02100
Tape Number:
130
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Coverage of days events including the death of Dermot McShane (35) in Derry. Film reports on riots, Pat Devine (SDLP Cllr.) blames British government. Derry businesses man views, William Ross (UUP MP) says Protestants attacked in Dungiven. Film of trouble in West Belfast and in North Belfast, hundreds plastic bullets fired, vans hijacked. Film of wreckage in the morning. Anglo-Irish relations are at low as John Bruton attacks Drumcree u-turn. Film of comments with Mayhew reply, interview with M. McGuinness on Nationalist protest. SDLP has decided to pull-out from Forum this week.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Sat 13th Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
4 mins
DVD Number:
D02100
Tape Number:
130
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC UK News
Programme Title:
Description:
Enniskillen hotel wrecked in bomb attack, PIRA denies involvement in first bomb attack in N.Ireland in two years. Film report from Kate Eadie, wedding disrupted, eye-witness interviews. Tom Craig (RUC, ACC) comments. Loyalists politicians say their ceasefire is under threat.

In West Belfast today a Republican march protests the Drumcree u-turn. G. Adams (SF) views on Enniskillen bomb, speculation about Republican Sinn Fein involvement, M. Ancram (Northern Ireland Office Minister) comments, speculation on Loyalist response, B. Hutchinson (PUP) comments.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC UK
Date Broadcast:
Sun 14th Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
5 mins 3 secs
DVD Number:
D02100
Tape Number:
130
Country of Origin:
England



Series Title:
RTE 1 News
Programme Title:
Description:
PIRA denies Enniskillen Hotel bombing, film report on attack with views of Sam Foster (UUP), then views of two German tourists leaving today, Dublin security forces suspect armed wing of Republican and Sinn Fein. Film profile of the groups history and it's INRA military wing. Film of other failed INRA attacks. No comment from the RUC, Brian McVicker (Det. Supt.) comments. Reaction in N. Ireland from G. Adams (SF) in interview he's suspicious of British, he wouldn't condemn blast. Then P. Robinson (DUP) blames PIRA, then Ken Magennis (UUP) blames PIRA. All same family. D. Ervine (PUP) asks Loyalists to remain calm. Reaction from Republic politicians and the Pope. Film report with J. Bruton views includes B. Ahern (FF) attack on British Government Drumcree decision, then D. Spring (Labour) on talks necessity, which J. Bruton supports.

In Derry rioting for a third night. Film report masked men set up barricades, battle in Little James Street, buildings burnt. Sean Maloney (Senator) criticises RUC use of plastic bullet.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Radio Telefis Eireann (RTE)
Channel:
RTE1
Date Broadcast:
Sun 14th Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
11 mins 3 secs
DVD Number:
D02100
Tape Number:
130
Country of Origin:
Republic of Ireland



Series Title:
Panorama
Programme Title:
Drumcree and its aftermath
Description:
The Drumcree Orange parade and its aftermath reviewed. This, Peter Taylor documentary, examines the events leading to and after the u-turn by the RUC on the siege of Drumcree. All the main participants are interviewed. Opening sees verbal sound bites from community leaders, then Taylor begins the story at last years triumph by paisley and Trimble, Hugh Annesley comments on his burning issue for residents. Trimble says Sinn Fein and IRA focused on this alleged triumph to wipe up fear. Then film of 7 July parade being blocked, Annesley recalls his Mayhew meeting, he left it to Annesley giving no view on either option, but Loyalists seen it as Ulster's last stand.
Type of Programme:
Current Affairs
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC1
Date Broadcast:
Mon 15th Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
46 mins 4 secs
DVD Number:
D02100
Tape Number:
130
Country of Origin:
England



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Patrick Mayhew (N.Ireland Secretary) outlines his plans for a Parades Commission to decide on parades, he has been heavily critised over his role in Drumcree, H.Annesley (RUC) says Mayhew give him no direction on issue, his glib remarks to reporter to cheer-up shown, then his remark nobody was killed at Drumcree, forgetting about Michael McGoldrick (MISSING>>>>>>>>>) and Irish News Editor assess his blunder.

In Commons Mayhew releases figures on violence, twelve hundred attacks on RUC and six thousand plastic bullets fired. Film report he supports H, Annesley (RUC Chief) and confirms Government review on parades. Mo Mowlam (Labour) blames Mayhew.

At new conference later David Trimble (UUP Leader) attacks SDLP and is cool on parades review.

In Dublin Bruton to meet John Hume, Spring comments on coming Anglo-Irish conference meeting and Michael McDowell (PD) blames British Government for Drumcree U-turn. Albert Reynolds (TD) blames P. Mayhew, then live from Dublin, Jim Dougall (Political Editor) gives analysis of today's meetings and British/Irish relations at this point in time.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Mon 15th Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
10 mins 6 secs
DVD Number:
D02100
Tape Number:
130
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
SDLP and APNI have requested a ruling on whether the Unionists parties have broken the Mitchell principles in Drumcree protests. The parties gathered against Stormont. J. Allardyce (Alliance) views on Unionist protests, then S. Mallon (SDLP) views, Unionists reject idea, Bob McCartney (UKUP) and I. Paisley (DUP) comments, then J. Donaldson (UUP) anger, the D. Ervine (PUP) views, Mitchell holding bi-lateral meetins. Sinn Fein protest at not being allowed into talks. Portadown loyalist, Billy Wright has denied he influenced outcome at Drumcree, after story in Panorama last night, he gives an interview on his Trimble meeting, while Trimble explains why he met a Loyalist paramilitary, UVF on ceasefire he says, S. Mallon (SDLP) gives his view on meeting, then, M. McGuinness (SF) views, Trimble's a hypocrite. Eamon Maillie (Journalist) gives his assessment of meeting. J. Donaldson (Orange Orders Deputy Grand Master) says they will participate fully in Parades review, he explains in interview.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Tue 16th Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
12 mins 3 secs
DVD Number:
D02100
Tape Number:
130
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
In London SDLP MPs met John Major, S.Mallan criticises D.Trimble, J.Hume resignation from Forum on agenda. After meeting J.Hume gives press statement, then S.Mallan on damage done by Drumcree u-turn. In Belfast the APNI wants Forum talks on Friday postponed due to current atmosphere. J. Allardyce explains but I. Paisley (DUP) says Alliance is aiding and abetting the pan nationalist front, then B. Hutchinson (PUP) views. Paisley clashes with Alliance member on film.

In Dublin G. Adams (SF) met B. Ahern, he comments on events last week with Irish Government Officials, Adams comments on those talks agenda.

Pat Doherty wants talks with Ministers. Also in Dublin resident groups from Ormeau Road, Garvaghy Road and the Bogside met the Irish Government, John Gormley (Ormeau) comments.

In Newry, footballer, Donal Grey (19) was beaten by an IRA punishment squad. Film reprot with Alan Maines (RUC Det. Insp.) views
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Wed 17th Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
12 mins
DVD Number:
D02100
Tape Number:
130
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
History made as Loyalist leaders met John Major (PM) in Downing Street. Film report as PM meets people with terrorist convictions and haven't decommissioned. On 26 June 1973 Pat Wilson (SDLP Senator) and his girl friend stabbed to death, J.White (UDP) convicted of that killing met Major. D.Ervine (PUP) served eight years on explosives charge. Reaction to meeting from B.McCartney (UKUP), then M.McLaughlin (SF) wants meeting government distinction is Loyalists still have ceasefire. Film profile of Loyalists political parties and their mandate.

At Forum talks were hot and heavy on procedure rules. J. Taylor (UUP) says Norah Owens (FF) was offensive. Film report, I. Paisley Jnr (DUP) views, then S. Mallon (SDLP). Back to London for Loyalist parties new conference after meeting Major, McMichael (UDP) and Ervine (PUP)answer questions on their talk agenda, talks will stabilise Loyalists ceasefires.

In Derry fear are growing at violence at August (Apprentice Boys) next month, talks are going to find a solution but D. Nellis (Bogside Residents) isn't being met by Apprentice Boys, Trimble comments, then S. Hegarty (Bishop) on Nationalist anger, then G. Campbell (DUP) views on Bogside Residents, Trimble comments while visiting the protestant fountain estate.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 22nd Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
13 mins 56 secs
DVD Number:
D02100
Tape Number:
130
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
In an exclusive interview, John Major says he hopes the despair over Drumcree will help give momentum to forum peace talks, he also defends his meeting with Loyalist paramilitary politicians and says he won't meet Sinn Fein until after IRA ceasefire. Drumcree was a disgrace he says mob rule won't be allowed to happen again. At Stormont's procedure talks continue. Film report with J. Taylor (UUP) views on proceeding, the DUP differ, S. Mallon (SDLP) views. Decommissioning also on the agenda G.McMichael (UDP) views. Then live to stormont for comment from I. Paisley on talks and on Major's comments on parades.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Thu 25th Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
10 mins
DVD Number:
D02110
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Headlines, then in Derry John Hume chaired meeting between Apprentice boys leaders and Bogside Residents Group. Film report on his first meeting. Last night BRG had march through Derry, it passed off peacefully. SDLP has criticised plans for an evacuation of the Lower Ormeau Road area resident if trouble erupts during next next month's Apprentice Boys parade to twinbrook. Film report on Twinbrook Relief Committee call. Hugh Lewesley's (SDLP, Cllr) critical views. Michael McMullan (Twinbrook Committee) interview.

At the Maze, near Lisburn, Loyalist paramilitaries attacked a mother, June McCallum. Film report on attack by six armed men with June McCallum interview on the beating of her and her partner Peter.

At Forum, the SDLP has walked out on the procedural talks over Dumcree, P. Robinson (DUP) says they have in effect left the talks, but Jon Stephenson (SDLP) says the Forum and the peace talks are separate creations. Film report on the matter and analysis of the SDLP position. Alliances echoes criticism Paisley gives his party's view of Forum's role.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Fri 26th Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
11 mins ? secs
DVD Number:
D02110
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
At Stormont forum talks the rows of procedural rules has been resolved after six weeks of negotiations. The main point now is decommissioning. Film report with D. Trimble (UUP), I. Paisley (DUP) on his position on decommissioning. Film report with D. Trimble (UUP) comments , then I. Paisley (DUP) on his position on decommissioning. The frings Loyalists, D. Ervine (PUP) says talk will collapse if decommissioning is demanded before talks. G. McMichael (UDP) views, Journalist's analysis.

In Derry, Nationalists say no deal can be done on Apprentice Boys August parade. Film report with Doncha MacNeilis (BRG) press conference views, also Ormeau Road's Michael Goodman comments, then Sandy Geddis (DUP, Cllr & Apprentice Boys) views. Nationalists issue guidelines for Loyalist parades.

In Keady Sinn Fein has called for end to attacks on Protestant businesses. Film report on clash between Orangemen and locals and RUC on Saturday last. Alan Caldwell (RUC Chief Insp.) comments, then Keady resident, S. McMullan views, a local man, M. Toner lost an eye in plastic bullet attack. RUC comment, then Robert McCullagh interviw whose shop was attacked by locals, Tommy Kavanagh (SDLP, Cllr) comments. Other attacks on Woolworths in Armagh for which seventeen year old Jason Grimley was charged.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 29th Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
10 mins 4 secs
DVD Number:
D02110
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
At site of new Hilton Hotel the human remains found have been identified as those of missing Belfast teenager Andrew Spence (17) who disappeared six and half years ago. Film report. The new chairman of the Independent Committee to review the parades issue has been named as barrister Dr Peter North, an Oxford (MISSING), who has never seen an Orange parade. Film report and interview with P. North. Other panel members not named yet. ICTU leaders met P. Mayhew about the Drumcree dispute and it's effects on jobs. Tom Gillen interview on ineffective RUC handling of road blocks.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Wed 31st Jul 1996
Duration: minutes
7 mins
DVD Number:
D02110
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
The UVF announce they have disbanded their unit in Portadown, film report on the internal dispute within the UVF. Shows armed UVF Belfast leadership. Mid-Ulster UVF being blamed for recent murder of M.McGoldrick (RC). Statement contents detailed and a counter statement from mid-Ulster UVF. Alan Murray (Security Journalist) analysis of dispute and possible reactions.

From Derry, film report on the death of Thomas Doherty (46) in his flat which the RUC are treating as suspicious.

In Belfast employees at a City Council Cleansing Depot have returned to work after a dispute over a picture of the Queen. Film report on the background with Billy Hutchinson (PUP) comments, then A. Maskey (SF) views. Bob Cooper's (Fair Employment Commission, Chairman) views.

In the Courts, lower Ormeau Road residents have taken out an injunction against the RUC to prevent another fifteen year curfew for the next Orange Parade. Bruton's views.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Fri 2nd Aug 1996
Duration: minutes
9 mins
DVD Number:
D02110
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Apprentice boys parade in the Lower Ormeau Road has been re-routed on Saturday. Film report with review of previous parades. Sandy Geddis (DUP, Cllr and Apprentice Boys) reaction, then Gerard Rice (Resident Spokesman) reaction.

In Derry the Apprentice Boys are meeting Bogside Resident Group under John Hume (Chairman). David Nichol (Ulster Community Action Network Spokesman) interview (he's in UDA/UDP) on parades position in Derry and Ormeau. Northern Ireland business leaders issue a statement on parades violence threat to the local economy. Film report.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 5th Aug 1996
Duration: minutes
7 mins 5 secs
DVD Number:
D02110
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Derry talks between Bogside Residents group and the Apprentice Boys have ended with no agreement. Film report and comments from Alastair Simpson (Apprentice Boys), then John Hume (talks chairman) views. Ulsterbus says over Drumcree week it lost forty buses and £5,000,000.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Tue 6th Aug 1996
Duration: minutes
1 mins 33 secs
DVD Number:
D02110
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Patrick Mayhew (N.Ireland Secretary) orders Derry's Walls locked to Apprentice Boys on Saturday. In the studio Joe English (Apprentice Boy, UDP & UDA member) gives interview, then film report on Mayhew's decision on Derry's walls from Brian Rowan, with Ronnie Flanagan (Deputy Chief Cons.) interview on decision and David McClurg appeals to politicians to watch their words. Preview of possible other flashpoints this weekend. Derry residents comments, United Against Bigotry Rally film clip, then three church leaders comments, with J. Mahaffey (Church of Ireland) and S. Hegarty (Roman Catholic Bishop) views. Film report on Orange Orders belief that SF/SDLP is behind move to stop all parades. Martin Smyth views and M. Durkan (SDLP) counterview, Unionists like G. Campbell (DUP) points finger at Republican ex-prisoners roles.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Thu 8th Aug 1996
Duration: minutes
8 mins
DVD Number:
D02110
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Parades begin in Derry. In Fountain area Loyalist bands parade, and in Guildhall Square thousands of Nationalists hear Martin McGuiness (SF) and Donncha MacNellis comments on Orange parades. Alistair Simpson (Apprentice Boys) says BRG arranged rallies while talking to them. Harry Allen (Presbyterian Moderator) calls for peaceful parade tomorrow.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Fri 9th Aug 1996
Duration: minutes
3 mins
DVD Number:
D02110
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Annual Apprentice Boys parade in Derry passes off relatively peacefully. Film report with comments of Alastair Simpson (Apprentice Boys Chief) and G.Campbell (DUP Cllr.) interview. Seven Loyalists arrested after minor clash with RUC.

The Bogside Residents Group called off it's planned afternoon rally as the morning Apprentice Boys feeder parades passed off peacefully. Doncha MacNeilis comments. Film reports on earlier feeder parades by Apprentice Boys in Dunloy, Newtownbutler and at the Ormeau Road.

In North Belfast John Molloy (18) stabbed to death after night out.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Sat 10th Aug 1996
Duration: minutes
3 mins ? secs
DVD Number:
D02110
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
RTE 1 News
Programme Title:
Description:
Today's Republican rally at Belfast City Hall addressed by G.Adams passed off peacefully, film report with Adams comments on Orange marches.

In Bellaghy, Co. Derry a stand off continues between residents and Orange marchers. Film report, then from Derry a film report on last night's violence and from Dunloy's standoff, where Orange Marchers attempted to breach RUC lines and walk through the town on their return parade.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Radio Telefis Eireann (RTE)
Channel:
RTE1
Date Broadcast:
Sun 11th Aug 1996
Duration: minutes
3 mins ? secs
DVD Number:
D02110
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Republic of Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Headlines, then report from Bellaghy, were Protestants allege intimidation by Nationalists and Republicans. Anonymous residents tell their stories, Pat McErleen (SDLP, Cllr) views. Housing Executive is dealing with three cases of (MISSING)

in the standoff last month at Drumcree. Film report includes views of Chris Ryder (Former Board member) and Joel Speers (Co. Tyrone Orangeman) counterview. Meanwhile in courts another RUC/Orange member has taken a court action over the RUC's discipline of him for involvement in late 1980's Orange Parade.

Events of the last few weeks have led to claims Sinn Fein has moved Centre Stage at expense of the SDLP. Reg Empey (UUP) comments on residents groups role. Jim Dougall previews the rise of Sinn Fein with B. Feeney (SDLP) comments on the party's rivalries and M. Durkan's (SDLP) claims, then G. Adams (SF) denies any plan.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Tue 13th Aug 1996
Duration: minutes
7 mins 40 secs
DVD Number:
D02110
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Sean McEvoy (30) shot and seriously injured in New Barnsley, West Belfast. Film report RUC believe shooting may be linked to the INLA feud.

In Derry courts Declan Shearing charged with killing Damien Curran (19) yesterday, film report.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Sat 17th Aug 1996
Duration: minutes
1 mins 52 secs
DVD Number:
D02110
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
James Smyth (Maze escaper) has been extradited from the USA today back to the Maze. Film report looks back to September 1983 escape, and his arrest in San Francisco, S.Wilson's (Dupt.) reaction to extradition. Film clip of J.Smyth in USA and Joe Austin (SF) comments.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 19th Aug 1996
Duration: minutes
4 mins 17 secs
DVD Number:
D02110
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
UVF leaders today gave Billy Wright and Alex Kerr (mid-Ulster men) seventy-two hours to leave N.Ireland. Film report threatens summary justice if they stay. Derry factory Coates Vialla to close. Film report. In Bellaghy the Royal Black Order and residents have reached an agreement for Saturday's parade. Film report on the details of deal, views of John Gilmour (Black Order) and residents, Jim Hasson in interviews. List of feeder parades where no agreement has been reached, then report from Newry where residents groups will oppose order if talks don't take place. Gary Jones comments for residents. Peter Whiteroft (Mediator) comments on the stance of both sides. Henry O' Reilly (Unionist Cllr) comments on deal done in Kilkeel.

The Independent Commission on parades began it's work today, the three man panel held a press conference and Dr. P. North answered questions, he welcomed Bellaghy compromise, as did Fr. Oliver Crilly and Rev. John Dunlop.

The Independent Development Board announces £1,300,000 investment and one hundred and ten new jobs.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Wed 28th Aug 1996
Duration: minutes
13 mins 53 secs
DVD Number:
D02110
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Ronnie Flanagan (Deputy Chief Con.) is promoted to new Chief Constable from 4 November. His main aim is to restore image of RUC. Film report with Pat Armstrong (Police Authority) comments, then R. Flanagan news conference, then M. Durkan (SDLP) reaction and J. Taylor (UUP) views. Brian Rowan previews the careers of Flanagan and film of Shankill bomb and his role as Special Branch Chief, then B. Rowan interviews R. Flanagan on the way ahead for the RUC under his command with comments on marching problems.

At Lurgans Brownlow house built in 1847, the Headquarters of the Black Institution was destroyed in an arson attack. Film report with Billy Logan (Institution) comments and other members anger including Sam Gardiner (UUP, Cllr) comments.

Next film report on the finding problems of Musgrave Park Hospital and allegations of two-tier services. Comments from patient, Stanley Linton, Tom Ryan (GP) and James Nixon (Surgeon), with views of Dr. Phillip Nixon (Eastern Health Board).
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Fri 30th Aug 1996
Duration: minutes
12 mins 3 secs
DVD Number:
D02110
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
An explosion at the home of Alec Kerr (Loyalist) recently ordered to leave N.Ireland by the UVF, has been denied by Loyalists. Film report on attack with Alex Kerr Snr. account of what happened and the latest reports on the looming Loyalist split. Paisley wants UDP/PUP to leave talks. D. Ervine (PUP) interview, then Reg Empey (UUP) views, then analysis of reactions from Ken Reid on position of UDP/PUP within talks and look forward to new weekend Forum talks agenda.

Next report from Limestone Road area in North Belfast on last night's sectarian clashes. Nationalist resident, Stephen Hyndman comments, then Tommy English (Unionist Resident) views, other residents comments includes local woman. David Anderson (Nationalist) wants new wall built between communities, Tommy English disagrees. Nelson McCausland (DUP) and M. Morgan (SDLP) comments, then Richard Meeke (RUC Chief Insp) opinions followed by Vivien Anderson (cross community worker) comments.

Next a report from Crumlin on the clash there at the weekend between bandsmen and locals. Film report with Rev. Brian Kennaway comments and local Nationalist, Frank Creagh.

Next a report from Belfast's Ormeau Road on the opening of a new Irish Language Primary School on Belfast Avenue. Pilib O'Ruarai (School Teacher) interview, then parents, Paul Smylie and Mary Crawford.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 2nd Sep 1996
Duration: minutes
16 mins
DVD Number:
D02120
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
As trouble flares again in the Limestone Road area, the demands for a new peace wall grows. Film report on violence with Protestant resident, Brian McCormick views, then Elisha Boothman (Nationalist) comments. Stephen White (RUC, Supt. Sub-divisional Commander) denies the RUC were inactive. Nigel Dodds (Political Representative, DUP) and Martin Morgan (SDLP) views.

In the High Courts a crown lawyer has revealed a split has occurred in the UVF in mid-Ulster, it came as two men arrested at a show of strength, George Milliken, Alex Kerr were refused bail. The men were arrested as armed men from the mid-Ulster UVF Brigade told press men they wouldn’t be disbanding. Film report.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Tue 3rd Sep 1996
Duration: minutes
7 mins ? secs
DVD Number:
D02120
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
The INLA has admitted the killing Hugh "Cue ball" Torney (former leader) in Lurgan, a leader of the GHQ faction currently feuding with mainstream INLA. Film report from Lurgan, two guns found, Brid Rodgers (SDLP) comments, then Henry McMullan (RUC Chief Insp.) appeal for witnesses. Library film clip of Torney carrying coffin of his colleague Des McCleary, also killed by the INLA, also present Fra Shannon, shot in June. Profile of killing of Gino Gallagher, Barbara McAlorum, and John Fennell. Henry McDonald (Journalist) assesses state of feud now.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Wed 4th Sep 1996
Duration: minutes
4 mins
DVD Number:
D02120
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Coverage of the killing of Hugh Torney in Lurgan and a report from Brian Rowan on the recent INLA feud and what sparked it off, including the killings to death and the Kevin McQuillan (IRSP) views, and an appeal by Mitchel McLaughlin (SF) for the INLA to disband, D.Ervine (PUP) views.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Wed 4th Sep 1996
Duration: minutes
2 mins ? secs
DVD Number:
D02120
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
All party forum opens, but no Nationalist parties are present, film report, delegates debate to fly the union flag over building, Paisley comments on Nationalist boycott, they also discuss the boycotting of businesses across N.Ireland. William McCrea (DUP) blames Republicans in his speech, other delegates emotional speeches including David Brewster (UUP). Meanwhile G. Adams (SF) has described the boycott of Unionist owned business, a legitimate means of protest. Film report looks at the example of leading Orangemen in Fermanagh, S.D. Kells, whose being boycotted, then Adams comments on boycotts and denies Sinn Fein is organising them.

A football match between Glentoran and Cliftonville is to go ahead early to help avoid clashes between rival supporters. Morton McKnight (IFA) comments and a look back at Wednesday night's clashes between supporters. Then David Chick (Glentoran Chairman) views and Jim Boyce's (Cliftonville) views.

Next funeral of Hugh Torney (former INLA leader) in lower Falls, one hundred people attended. Film report (MISSING)

(Friday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Fri 6th Sep 1996
Duration: minutes
18 mins 3 secs
DVD Number:
D02120
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Stormont proceeding dominated by CLMC death threats against Billy Wright and colleagues, film report with Paisley and Joe English (UDP) comments.

In Bellaghy Co. Derry Protestants have alleged there is a campaign on going to force them out of town. Film report with Robert Overand interview, then for residents, Paul Henry views.

Housing Executive says since July it has had 200 requests for rehousing across Northern Ireland.

In Dunloy mediators have both sides involved in talks to agree on a Loyalist Parade this weekend. Film report.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Mon 9th Sep 1996
Duration: minutes
2 mins 5 secs
DVD Number:
D02120
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
At Forum talks, the DUP argue with the PUP and UDP continues, film report on PUP and UDP submission to George Mitchell today.

In the USA Bill Clinton meets John Bruton (Irish PM), both men comment on talks.

At Stormont, I. Paisley Jnr (DUP) and Robert McCartney comment on the PUP/UDP. D. Trimble seems to take a more moderate stance in his interview, S. Mallon (SDLP) wants talks to be all-inclusive, G. McMichael (UDP) and D. Ervine (PUP) are hopeful of success. (Tuesday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Tue 10th Sep 1996
Duration: minutes
4 mins 2 secs
DVD Number:
D02120
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Group called Direct Action Against Drugs (DAAD) has claimed its shot dead Sean "Weber" Devlin (31) in the markets area today. Film report. He had recently been ordered out of Northern Ireland by IRA, Fr. Anthony Curran comments.

In Co. Antrim, Loyalists have picketed Roman Catholic Church in Ballymena and Bushmills in protest at the re-routing of an Orange Parade in Dunloy. Film report with picketers comments in Bushmills. Patrick Mayhew condemnation, then Godfrey Brown (Presbyterian Minister) views.

Ken Magennis (UUP Security Spokesman) say the next recruits to the RUC should be 50% Roman Catholic and 50% Protestant for a period of years. He explains his view.

A. Reynolds (former Irish Prime Minister) is observer in the appeal of Lurgan man Colin Duffy in a murder appeal.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Mon 16th Sep 1996
Duration: minutes
2 mins 5 secs
DVD Number:
D02120
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Headlines, then Richard Dallas (UUP, Mayor of Derry) has lost his high court challenge to the City Council stripping him of his privileges for supporting blockade over Drumcree. Film report with Dallas comments, he wont resign, then his leader, D. Trimble views on the Judgement, Pat Devine (SDLP Cllr) gives the council's views, which G. Campbell (DUP) criticises SDLP.

At the forum, a row erupted over the Business Committee's decision not to put Decommissioning on the agenda. B. McCartney's (UKUP) views, then Jim Rodgers (UUP), then John Allardyce's (Alliance) comments, afterwards Paisley press conference on decommissioning legislation says Governmenta are proposing. Trimble rejects the UUP has gone soft on decommissioning issue.

(Friday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Fri 20th Sep 1996
Duration: minutes
2 mins
DVD Number:
D02120
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
In London, police have shot dead one man in North London and seized ten tons of explosives. Film report on raids with neighbours accounts. Report on shooting of yet unnamed man, explosives found in warehouse. Sir Paul Condon (Police chief) interview, undercar bombs, rifles, timers found, five men arrested, (MISSING) comments on finds. Film of Canary Wharf and Manchester blasts.

In Cookstown, then RUC are keeping an open mind on the murder of a man by three men. Short report.

At forum talks, Unionist Leaders have commented on the event in London. Ken Reid (Political Editor) analysis of reactions and the hopes and speculation around a renewed IRA ceasefire, from Forum Paisley views, then M. Durkan (SDLP), then Bruce Morrison (US Congressman) views, then D. Trimble (UUP) opinion. G. Adams (SF) repeats the need for real talks and D. Ervine (PUP) says there is only a political process not a peace process. B. McCartney (UKUP) says IRA only interested in violence.

In Belfast Roden Street area, a man called Kevin McGeown escaped an attack by DAAD gunmen by jumping out a window. Film report with comments of his sister Roisin on his minor drug dealing.

In North Belfast, Norman Blair (Shopkeeper) escaped an arson attack, he refused to pay protection money. Film report with interview, his assistant, Rhoda Ferguson was badly burnt.

(Monday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 23rd Sep 1996
Duration: minutes
15 mins
DVD Number:
D02120
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Colin Duffy (Lurgan) convicted of killing John Lynes (Ex-UDR) wins his appeal, after tainted evidence from Lynssy Robb (UVF gun runner). Film report, with Duffy's comments, the dead man in the London police raid was named as Dermot O'Neill (27), he had been charged before on a bank robbery charge. Some details released on the five men arrested two are from N.Ireland.

Next report on this weekend's Cliftonville and Glentoran soccer match. Fans angry at security measures. Jim Rodgers (UUP, Cllr) views on East Belfast residents demands, then Journalist Stephen O'Reilly comments.

(Tuesday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Tue 24th Sep 1996
Duration: minutes
9 mins
DVD Number:
D02120
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
On Governor Road, Belfast, nineteen members of the same family "the McKeown" from five different houses forced from their homes for alleged anti-social behaviour. Film report with Anne McKeown film clip. Missiles exchanged as family leaves.

G. Adams (SF) is to go to Commons despite a ban on him attending a news conference. It's also been reported Dermot O'Neill was unarmed when shot dead by London Police. Adams (SF) criticises police and comments on his London trips aims. Jane Winter (British/Irish Rights Watch spokeswoman) interview on D. O'Neill shooting.

Patrick Mayhew comments and in the Dail, John Bruton (Irish Prime Minister) comments.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Wed 25th Sep 1996
Duration: minutes
9 mins
DVD Number:
D02120
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
A Protestant church in Derry was set on fire in sectarian attack say the RUC, Canon D.McLean comments, film report includes condemnation from John Hume, and G.O'Hara (SF). Roy Toner (RUC Insp.) opinions.

Next report on Boycott campaign, from Portglenone the family of Gordon Laverty tell the story of how their business is affected. Mr Laverty is in DUP and did attend Drumcree protest.

A group of pro-Union businessmen has rejected an apeal to boycott Irish goods.

In Down, the McCarton family pub is target of boycotts. Bill Jeffrey (Small Business Assoc.) comments, then Cedric Wilson (UKUP) views. Bishop Hannon (Church of Ireland) and David McNArry (Orangeman) clash over Drumcree.

In Portadown, local Orangemen have tried to get three Roman Catholics teams banned from St Dobbins Church of Ireland Hall. Film report with Ignatius Fox (SDLP, Cllr) and Jim McCammick (UUP) views.

In London Shane O'Neill freed from Police custody. Next report on forum talks and speculation on IRA ceasefire. Decommissioning issue key to new IRA ceasefire. David Trimble (UUP leader) sets out what Unionists want in regard to decommissioning.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Fri 27th Sep 1996
Duration: minutes
? mins
DVD Number:
D02120
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
In Belfast a car bomb with two hundred and fifty pounds of explosives was left by the Continuity Irish Republican Army, it didn't explode, film report with D.Ervine (PUP) comments. (Monday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 30th Sep 1996
Duration: minutes
? mins
DVD Number:
D02120
Tape Number:
131
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Loyalists prisoners have withdrawn their support for the peace process. Film report and interview with J. White (UDP) who reports on his meeting with the prisoners reasons.

Next report from Brian Rowan on the finding of a CIRA car bomb containing two hundred and fifty pounds of explosives and analysis of who the CIRA's attack, then Brian Rowan gives a studio interview on pace of change within the Loyalist prisoners views on the peace process.

At Forum talks D. Trimble (UUP) has accused the Governments of burying the decommissioninig idea. SDLP reacts. Film report with Trimble views and S. Mallon's (SDLP) reaction.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Mon 30th Sep 1996
Duration: minutes
8 mins
DVD Number:
D02130
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Catholic Cardinal Cathal Daly retired today, on his seventy-ninth birthday. Archbishop Sean Brady takes over. Today Cathal Daly called IRA to decommission, and asks Loyalists to reconsider ceasefire support, profile of C.Daly's career. R. Eames (Church of Ireland, Archbishop) views, then Harry Allen (Presbyterian Moderator) views and Methodist Ken Best. William Smith (PUP) says Loyalist Ceasefire near to breaking. Film report with prisoners relatives views on leaving prison visits. UVF prisoners unaware of UFF comments yesterday. William Smith (PUP) interviews on situation. Then Rev. Roy Magee comments on this low point. Patrick Mayhew (Northern Ireland Secretary) has commented on the Loyalist ceasefire situation and G. Adams (SF) in an interview refused to have a little side argument with Loyalists. J. White (UDP) and D. Ervine (PUP) views. Republic politicians comment, and S. Mallon (SDLP) wants another IRA ceasefire, while I. Paisley Jnr (DUP) doubts that will happen. Then film of P. Mayhew's press conference statement.

(Tuesday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Tue 1st Oct 1996
Duration: minutes
11 mins 3 secs
DVD Number:
D02130
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Garda find IRA mortars in Louth. Film report from Cork on the funeral of Dermot O'Neill shot dead by London police during raid in Hammersmith, he was unarmed. Relative reads signed statement. Noel Smith (Garda Chief) says tomorrow's funeral will have no paramilitary trappings.

In Belfast Pat McGeown (SF, Cllr) a former IRA bomber and hunger striker dies of a heart attack. Film report on his career.

(Wednesday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Wed 2nd Oct 1996
Duration: minutes
4 mins 2 secs
DVD Number:
D02130
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
D.Ervine (PUP) has repeated a warning that violence will return if Forum talks collapse.

Film report with interview by Ken Reid on what could happen as he sees it, including UVF attacks on the Republic. Other Politicians react to Ervines views including Michael Ancram (Northern Ireland Minister) and J. Hume (SDLP), then report from West Cork on the funeral of Diarmuid O'Neill, shot dead in London last week with Fr. James Coombes questions on his death. No paramilitary trappings.

More Garda searches along the Louth Border. Film report on recent finds with Supt. M. Stanton comments and details of finds. M. O. Donnell (FF, Cllr) opinions on Garda searches. (Thursday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Thu 3rd Oct 1996
Duration: minutes
9 mins 40 secs
DVD Number:
D02130
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
M.Ancram (N.Ireland Office Minister) addresses Health Boards conference.

A family was beaten by a gang in Ballysillan, North Belfast, film report on sever attack with neighbours account.

M.McGoldricks widow has given birth to a son called Andrew Michael.

At the forum today a major debate on talks progress. Trimble refuses to apologise for talking to the Dublin Government. Paisley takes counterview and racists and Hitler to the Dublin Government. J. Allardyce (Alliance) speech, then Bob McCartney (UKUP), then Hugh Smyth's (PUP) views. P. Ashdown (Liberal Leader) visited Belfast. Next a funeral in Andytown of Pat McGeown (SF, Cllr) with preview of his career with Sinn Fein and speech by Gerry Kelly.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Fri 4th Oct 1996
Duration: minutes
9 mins
DVD Number:
D02130
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Twenty people injured in two bomb blasts at the British Army HQ in Lisburn, film report with phone update from Lisburn, then Peter Robinson's (DUP) reaction, then Joe Hendron's (SDLP) views, then switch to first film report showing smoke rising from base, then Robinson asks Loyalists not to break their ceasefires as does(MISSING LINE) UV/RHC prisoners about their ceasefires. Film report on fragile two year UVF ceasefire. William Smith (PUP) comments before entering the prison. Then further report from the Maze looking at the smoke rising over Thiepval Army base. Then from London an interview with D. Trimble on the Lisburn attack, he urges Loyalists to continue their ceasefires. Then live to Lisburn barracks for latest report on attacks with comments from Davy Adams (UDP).
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 7th Oct 1996
Duration: minutes
17 mins
DVD Number:
D02130
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Thirty-one people injured in Army HQ bomb blasts, no claim of responsibility yet for the attack. Reaction from John Major (PM) and film of confusion as second bomb explodes, it was meant to catch Army helping injured, local residents homes damaged in the blasts. Bill Stewart (RUC, ACC) comments. Next report on the injured which included an eight year old girl, Brendan Sinnott (Surgeon) comments, serious injured sent to Belfast. James Livingston (Hospital Spokesman) analysis of injuries. M. Ancram (Northern Ireland Office Minister) gives his reaction in interview. Then M. McGuinness (SF) interview on attack he wants parties to negotiate. Brian Rowan (Journalist) gives his analysis of who is responsible for attack and the position now of Loyalists.

Other story, four year old Belfast girl in Orlando Florida has been found. Then back to Lisburn for latest reports.

(10.00pm)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Mon 7th Oct 1996
Duration: minutes
9 mins
DVD Number:
D02130
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
No group has yet claimed Lisburn attack, security breached by two car bombs. Film report on appeals to Loyalist paramilitaries to stay on ceasefire. Adams calls for need for talks, review of terms of 1994 Loyalist ceasefires. Report on other effects of yesterday's blast at Thompson House hospital, then from Wallace High School, then comments from John Nelson (Housing Executive) on seventy homes damaged , local comments, people comment at Lisburn market. Also today Royal Victoria Hospital doctors describe their patients conditions. One man is still serious, Laurence Rocks comments, then a report from Thiepval Barracks on the increased security, Col. Mike Dewar comments on the level of this breach of security, map of area shows scenes of blasts, civilians comment on the strict level of security at the base.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Tue 8th Oct 1996
Duration: minutes
9 mins 4 secs
DVD Number:
D02130
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
A Poleglass man was arrested in connection with the Lisburn bomb, RUC say they know identity of IRA gang. Film report burnt out getaway car found. Photo fit of car buyer. The CBI and ICTU condemn the PIRA bomb attack and ask Loyalists to stay on ceasefire. John Bruton (Irish Prime Minister) says they will keep open links too, but Republicans must choose between bomb and ballot box. Film report on Dail comments from Bruton, Ahern and M. Harney (PD) and Dick Spring (Labour). G. Adams (SF) reacts to Bruton comments as does N. Dodds (DUP).
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Thu 10th Oct 1996
Duration: minutes
6 mins 33 secs
DVD Number:
D02130
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
James Bradwell (43) (W/O) dies of his injuries at Lisburn bomb, film report, man arrested yesterday is released, Soldiers relatives interviewed "they want island sank and troops brought home. Gordon Grey (Lisburn Minister) comments. Peace rally at Belfast City Hall by Peace Women, John White (UDP) interview. Then Seamus Close ( Alliance) views, some Sinn Fein people attended rally. Paddy McManus (SF, Cllr) comments. Anne Carr (Organiser) comments.

In Bournemouth at Tory Party Conference, J. Major (Prime Minister) attacked Sinn Fein/IRA and G. Adams 'crocodile tears''. Film report onhis emotional speech. He applauded Loyalist Ceasefire and commented on decommissioning legislation for parliament, also Grand Committee on Northern Ireland given a greater role and hinted at security measures for Northern Ireland, analysis from Ken Reid. At forum talks today, a debate on the attack heard D. Trimble (UUP), P. Robinson (DUP), S. Close (Alliance), Bob McCartney (UKUP) comments.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Fri 11th Oct 1996
Duration: minutes
11 mins ? secs
DVD Number:
D02130
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Headlines, then film report from PUP conference, with speech from David Ervine, the talks is our only hope he says. Meanwhile G.Adams (SF) views what is required is a viable process.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Sat 12th Oct 1996
Duration: minutes
11 mins 41 secs
DVD Number:
D02130
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Loyalist ceasefire remains intact following more talks with prisoners in the Maze. Film report, John White and Joe English meet M. Stone and others in prison, after J. White (UDP) says CLMC won't be provoked into a response to Lisburn attack. D. Ervine (PUP) backed Andrew Hunter (Tory MP) idea to give Loyalist prisoners extra remission. D. Trimble (UUP) against the idea and Patrick Mayhew is wary of the idea. Mo Mowlam (Labour) went to he Maze to meet Loyalist politicians and prisoners. G. Adams (SF) sets out what they need to get peaceful environment. Film report and response from Patrick Mayhew (Northern Ireland Secretary). At Stormont talks the UUP said decommissioning is not now the main issue. D. Trimble explains his views. S. Mallon (SDLP) comments on Unionist decommissioning position, then G. McMichael (UDP) views on Stormont talks, but Ian Paisley (DUP) criticises Trimble, Bob McCartney (UKUP) says talks are doomeed, news coming in from Stormont, an agenda for talks has been agreed.

In the Republic, the Garda have arrested Brixham prison escaper Nesson Quinlivan on explosives charges. Film report from Limerick, Journalist comments on arrest. Meanwhile Loyalists want the Irish Government to take security measures against the PIRA. Chris Hudson (mediator) comments.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 14th Oct 1996
Duration: minutes
?? mins secs
DVD Number:
D02130
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
Spotlight
Programme Title:
Statesman or Street Fighter
Description:
David Trimble's first year as the Unionist Party leader reviewed. This programme is an assessment of David Trimble's first year as leader of the Ulster Unionist party. ( ... ENTRY TO BE COMPLETED)
Type of Programme:
Current Affairs
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC1
Date Broadcast:
Tue 15th Oct 1996
Duration: minutes
? mins
DVD Number:
D02140
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Stormont multi-party talks discuss decommissioning, thirty minutes after agreeing agenda for talks, thanks to deal between SDLP and UUP. P. Robinson (DUP) and Bob McCartney (UKUP) criticise deal, Bob Empey (UUP) defends their deal with SDLP, as does M. Ancram (Northern Ireland Office Minister), then S. Mallon (SDLP) on problems ahead, other parties welcomed the development. D. Ervine/D. Adams views.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Tue 15th Oct 1996
Duration: minutes
4 mins 49 secs
DVD Number:
D02130
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Three days before UUP conference, Cecil Walker (their North Belfast MP) has decided to become an independent as he feels his constituency association is about to deselect him. Film report with Walker interview on the hardline takeover of his branch, he is suspicious of Trimble's role. His friend Fred Rogers backs his allegations, but Association Members, William Humphrey and Davis Browne want Walker out. Profile of votes cast in North Belfast, N. Dodds (DUP) views on his party strengths, then Joe Austin's (SF) views.

(Wednesday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Wed 16th Oct 1996
Duration: minutes
5 mins 22 secs
DVD Number:
D02130
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
In Derry the Apprentice Boys want to parade on City Walls on Saturday, but the Bogside Residents Group is against this, film report on the latest situation with Doncha McNellis of BRG views, then DUP and William hay (Apprentice Boys) comments, then John Hume (SDLP) comments.

Next a report on the Loyalist protest at Ballymena Roman Catholic Church at Harryville with comments of P.J. McEvoy (SDLP, Cllr) on worshippers problems with video clip of 14th September 1996 protest. Loyalist priest called for Paisley help. Ian Paisley Jnr interview on threats aimed at Roman Catholic worshippers and his views on the protest, he would like it suspended for one week, but he understands the reasons behind the protest. (Thursday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Thu 17th Oct 1996
Duration: minutes
8 mins
DVD Number:
D02140
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
D.Trimble (UUP leader) met UDA and UVF prisoners in the Maze, film of Trimble comments before going in, he says these people have a ceasefire, unlike IRA, then Trimble comments on leaving, warns IRA violence will destabilise Loyalist ceasefires. John Hume (SDLP Leader) to visit Loyalist Prisoners. Sinn Fein accuse Trimble of hypocrisy as does Sandra Peacock (Widow of a prison officer killed by UVF) in an interview. Political analysis of prisoners role at present by Ken Reid, then he looks ahead to UUP conference tomorrow and the Cecil Walker case.

In Derry, the SDLP leader John Hume has supported the Apprentice Boys in their desire to walk Derry's walls. Film report and Hume interview. His opinion is criticised by the Pat Finucane Centre. Meanwhile Joe McKeever (RUC Chief) visited the walls today but made no decision. Dodie McGuinness (SF) comments on tension. Map of city walls shown. Richard Dallas (UUP, Mayor of Derry) comments.

In County Louth the Garda found an IRA arms dump and in Bangor two men arrested with guns.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Fri 18th Oct 1996
Duration: minutes
10 mins 2 secs
DVD Number:
D02140
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
RTE 1 News
Programme Title:
Description:
In Dublin a Garda has been arrested after guns found in his house. Film report.

Also in Dublin, Paul Ward is charged with conspiracy to murder Veronica Guerin (Journalist).

In Derry, the BRG held a protest at Derry walls as Apprentice Boys passed by, but rioting followed parade. D. MacNeilis (BRG) and Alastair Simpson (Apprentice Boys) comments, then M. Durkan (SDLP) views. Dick Spring (Labour Leader) says forum talks will lead to political settlement but in Ballymena, D. Trimble tells the UUP conference talks should press ahead without Sinn Fein. Film report from the conference on speeches regarding Orange Parades including D. Trimble leadership address.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Radio Telefis Eireann (RTE)
Channel:
RTE1
Date Broadcast:
Sat 19th Oct 1996
Duration: minutes
6 mins 3 secs
DVD Number:
D02140
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Republic of Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Dermot McNally (39) (Maze Escaper) located by newspaper living openly in Republic. Film report on the former Lurgan man. Liam Clarke (Sunday Times journalist) says he even appeared in court on voting twice charge in election under his own name. It embarrasses Dublin Government as currently three other Maze escapers Kevin Artt, Paul Brennan, Terry Kirby are fighting extradition from USA and Jim Smyth has been sent back already, Michael McDowell (PD, TD) says McNally can be extradited in interview. Film review of Maze escape and Ken Magennis (UUP) comments. Only three Maze escapers, G. Fryers, A. McAllister and S. Campbell remain unaccounted for.

Report on Saturday's violence at Portadown vs Cliftonville Football match with Andrew Cully (RUC Chief Insp.) views, Barry Bradbury (protest reps) comments. Last month East Belfast residents blocked Cliftonville fans going to the Oval. Morton McKnight (Irish League Chairman) expresses his concerns. M. Brodie (Journalist) views on what happens if Cliftonville, like Derry and Belfast Celtic is forced from League Football. Jim Boyce (Club Chairman) interview on current situation.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 21st Oct 1996
Duration: minutes
9 mins 2 secs
DVD Number:
D02140
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Robert "Basher" Bates, (Shankill butchers gang member), sentenced in 1979 is to be released after nineteen years in jail. Film report with reaction from Charlie Neeson, whose brother was tortured and murdered, then from Brian Gormley (Resettlement of Offenders Assoc.). Former Loyalist prisoner, Kenny McClinton says Bates is now a Christian.

Commission on Administration of Justice (CAJ) has published it's annual report today, it criticises RUC handling of Parades and Marches, especially over Drumcree. Film report with Maggie Beirne (CAJ) interview, then Jon Snow (Broadcaster) on his involvement in the report. Ian Paisley Jnr (DUP) criticises the CAJ for blackballing the RUC and not terrorists.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Wed 23rd Oct 1996
Duration: minutes
4 mins 4 secs
DVD Number:
D02140
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Thomas Stewart (31) (Former UVF commander) shot dead in Ballysillan be alleged criminals. Film report and profile of Stewarts dismissal from the UVF, D.Ervine (PUP) repeats UVF denials of involvement, then Nelson McCausland (DUP) views and P Mayhew (Northern Ireland Secretary). 1985….
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Tue 29th Oct 1996
Duration: minutes
5 mins
DVD Number:
D02140
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
A West Belfast man is to appear in court tomorrow on charges relating to the Lisburn Army camp bomb.

At Ballysillen the funeral of Thomas Stewart (former UVF), took place attended by David Ervine and Billy Hutchinson. Film report with speculation on who was responsible. (Friday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Fri 1st Nov 1996
Duration: minutes
3 mins
DVD Number:
D02140
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Patrick Mayhew (N.Ireland Secretary) denies he has had secret talks with Sinn Fein, Paisley reaction in film report with Mayhew comments, then Reg Empey (UUP) refers to 1992 government denials, J.Hume (SDLP) says he is not involved in back door deals.

Ronnie Flanagan (New Chief Constable) took over today, he gives interview on current IRA thinking on violence, he expects more attacks. He also wants more Roman Catholics and women in the force, he wants subtle reforms, he explains in his interview. He admits being a former member of (Masonic order and will address deal membership, he accepts Drumcree damaged RUC's image.

(Monday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 4th Nov 1996
Duration: minutes
9 mins
DVD Number:
D02140
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
Spotlight
Programme Title:
An Exiles Return
Description:
An informer tells his story. This programme deals with Martin McGartland's (IRA informer) story, heavily disguised he gives interview on his work undercover for the Special Branch. He is returning to Belfast to go to courts to appeal a ruling he is not initiated to compensation for injuries he received because he was in IRA.
Type of Programme:
Current Affairs
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC1
Date Broadcast:
Tue 12th Nov 1996
Duration: minutes
30 mins
DVD Number:
D02140
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Loyalists today met John Major (PM) in London. Film report with Major's comments on the current "sticky patch".
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Wed 20th Nov 1996
Duration: minutes
1 mins 4 secs
DVD Number:
D02140
Tape Number:
132
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
Loyalist parties meet J.Major in London. Film report, they told Major peace process is in jeopardy, comments from John Mayor, then reaction from G.Adams on what's required from governments, Anglo-Irish conference to meet for first time since May. Gary McMichael (UDP) comments on leaving Number ten. Then D.Ervine (PUP) views. From Stormont, Jim Dougall (editor) gives his analysis of talks going on between the two governments on decommissioning and what options they have.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Wed 20th Nov 1996
Duration: minutes
6 mins
DVD Number:
D02150
Tape Number:
133
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
At RUC HQ, Derry, a six hundred pound dissident Republican car bomb was defused. Film report on continuity IRA attack and political reactions. Comments from Derek Brown (RUC Supt.) and John Hume (Local MP), then G. Campbell (DUP) wants a military response, then review of previous CIRA attacks and profile of who they are.

In London, D. Trimble met J. Major and the Government announced a small concession to prisoners by increasing the number available parole days. Ken Reid reports on both items, Jim Nicholson (UUP, MEP) wants the UUP to vote against the government on the BSE issue.

At Queen's University, Belfast, Loyalist fringe parties and Sinn Fein had a strange debate. Film report explains why no platform was shared. Loyalists asked about Michael McGoldrick killing and A. Maskey (SF) comments on the Loyalists walk out. John Connellan (Queens University Debating Society) gives his assessment of the 'debate'.

At the forum, the Presbyterian Church give it's views as does Dr Godfrey Brown, who wants local compromises, he explains his comments in an interview, J. Donaldson (UUP) views.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Thu 21st Nov 1996
Duration: minutes
11 mins
DVD Number:
D02150
Tape Number:
133
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
Equinox
Programme Title:
Men With Nine Lives
Description:
Twenty-five years of the ATO defusing bombs in Northern Ireland. This programme examines the world of Army Technical Officers (ATO) the bomb disposal squad, looking back over the twenty-five years of their history in N.Ireland and profiles the ups and downs in their battle of wits with the PIRA. (... ENTRY TO BE COMPLETED)
Type of Programme:
Documentary
Broadcast Company:
Channel 4
Channel:
CH4
Date Broadcast:
Sun 24th Nov 1996
Duration: minutes
50 mins
DVD Number:
D02150
Tape Number:
133
Country of Origin:
England



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
A daughter of Bernadette Devlin's is to be extradited to Germany to face charges over a bomb attack on an Army barracks. Film report on Roisin McAliskey (25), and other wanted man Michael Dixon. Film report from Ken Reid. Hume acting as Mediator, he comments on his hopes and McGuinness recent comments. The Paisley comments on British deal with the IRA. Trimble doubtful of ceasefire, then D. Ervine (PUP) views, then Ken Reid on problems facing Major.

Yesterday in Dunloy an Orange Lodge was prevented from parading through the Nationalist Village. John Finney (Orangeman) comments, then Ian Paisley Jnr views, then Sean Farren (SDLP, Cllr) opinion. Paisley met Ronnie Flanagan (RUC Chief) today he comments afterwards on Dunloy and Harryville situations.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 25th Nov 1996
Duration: minutes
9 mins 1 secs
DVD Number:
D02150
Tape Number:
133
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
G.Adams (SF) says he doesn't see any chance of an IRA ceasefire after Major's response. Film report from Commons on questions to John Major on IRA and Sinn Fein position. Then Ken Reid interviews Adams on Sinn Fein's position, he is asserting Sinn Fein mandate, at a police liaison conference, Ronnie Flanagan (RUC Chief) says sectarianism has got worse in N.Ireland since the summer. Film report on his speech and his belief the RUC image has been damaged. Pat Armstrong (Police Authority Chairman) backs Flanagan's comments.

In Fermanagh, the inquest into the shooting of IRA Vol, Joseph McMAnus had not fired a weapon in February 1992. Film report with Eric Glass statement, McManus did fire.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Tue 26th Nov 1996
Duration: minutes
8 mins
DVD Number:
D02150
Tape Number:
133
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
In Commons J.Major laid down the conditions under which Sinn Fein could re-enter talks. Film report with Major interview on his position, on permanence, time scales, no targeting, no beatings, no recruiting, he denies he is raising the hurdle for the IRA to get into talks. Then Ken Reid gives a film report on the Commons exchanges and his analysis of realised Government document, David Trimble (UUP Leader) gives his reaction to the Government's position, he is relaxed about it, I. Paisley (DUP) says the document is a sell out because it has no decommissioning element, they will vote to bring the Government down at the earliest opportunity. From Derry Mitchel McLaughlin (SF) gives a hostile reaction to Major's responses, he says news hurdles have been erected, he believes Major has rejected Hume's proposals, but Sinn Fein won't be walking away. From London Ken Reid gives his assessment of the Government position. Major has opted to back Trimble instead of John Hume.

In Armagh army ATO's are dealing with a suspect device on a trailer. Film report.

As seventy one new RUC recruits pass out, Ronnie Flanagan addresses the officers on difficult times ahead. Film report, he says he will be tolerant of honest mistakes. Then back to politics. From Dery, John Hume gives an interview on his proposals to Major which he rejected, he says he will keep searching for a solution. (Thursday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Thu 28th Nov 1996
Duration: minutes
18 mins 3 secs
DVD Number:
D02150
Tape Number:
133
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Catholic Bishop Patrick Walsh comments on arson damage to Greenisland Catholic church, then Roy Beggs (UUP) statement and Fr Hugh Crossan comments on tensions, reaction from Douglas Armstrong (Presbyterian Minister) on recent attacks and views of Sean Neeson (Alliance, Cllr).

At Harryville, a Roman Catholic nurse was attacked by Loyalists as she left mass, Paisley calls Harryville demonstration a disgrace. Film report on the weekend events in Ballymena, including the attack on the priests house, Beth Reid (Nurse) recalls the attack. Then priest, Fr. Frank Mullan, Stuart Lloyd's (Church of Ireland) views, then Ian Paisley, then Martin McGuinness (SF) on the lack of arrests by the RUC. Peter Morrison (Businessman) on Ballymena business, Robin Eames (Church of Ireland Primate) gives his views on Harryville bigotry.

At talks, Senator G. Mitchell has rubbished rumours his no. 2, Martha Pope is having an affair with G. Kelly (SF). Film report.

D. Trimble (UUP Leader) is to meet Bill Clinton in the White House tomorrow. Film report with Trimble comments on leaving Sinn Fein out of the talks and the role he sees for Bill Clinton. Jim Molyneaux (former leader) is in talks team, he gives his views, but Fr. Sean McManus gives his analysis.

On Saturday at the DUP's twenty fifth conference, Paisley said MI5 had linked Martha Pope and G. Kelly but both say they have never met.

Next a film report from DUP conference. Paisley sets the tone, no compromise, the Orangemen will March etc, then Peter Robinson's views the Government wants to have talks with the IRA not Unionists, other speeches from G. Campbell, William McCrea, Sammy Wilson and John Finney (Dunloy Orangeman)

(Monday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 2nd Dec 1996
Duration: minutes
18 mins 4 secs
DVD Number:
D02150
Tape Number:
133
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
In Ballymena, two Catholic families homes petrol bombed and a Catholic Primary School set on fire. Film reports from family homes with Roger McCollum (RUC Chief Insp.) interview. Also from St Mary's P. S. at Harryville with Martin Kearney (Principal) comments then Bishop Patrick Walsh's views and Vicar Stuart Lloyd (Church of Ireland) opinions, Fr Sean Connolly appreciates the support. James Currie (Ballymena Mayor) comments. Ian Paisley Jnr says solving Dunloy is answer to attacks, Declan O'Loan (SDLP) views.

In West Belfast, the security forces found mortars in the Whiterock area. A women was arrested and a gun and ammo in Poleglass. Film report with Police Authority statistics, two thirds of Roman Catholics have no confidence in the RUC. Pat Armstrong (Chairman) concedes a need for change in the RUC. Ken Magennis (UUP) says the survey is wrong, S. Mallon (SDLP) and G. Adams (SF) comments.

At the opening today of the Falls Community Centre, G. Adams (SF) says he is not optimistic about next week's summit between the Prime Ministers. Film report with interview and Jim Lyon's (US Observer) comments on Bill Clinton's views, then Liz Groves (Falls Community Council) comments.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Thu 5th Dec 1996
Duration: minutes
14 mins
DVD Number:
D02160
Tape Number:
133
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
In Ballymena three Catholic families forced out of Ballykeel, a woman and her family beaten up, they lived there for twenty-two years. Film report with interview with woman. RUC arrest seven people nearby. Reports on other families attacked and on the Roman Catholic primary school at Agohill and at St Patrick's College. Liam Rave (Headmaster) interview. Fr. Frank Mullan on the lack of public outrage here at attacks. Ballymena Council refused to condemn Harryville protests. Sean Farren (SDLP) views on 'Harryville evil' areas. Ian Paisley (MP) calls on protesters to stay away but he won't go to Harryville to stand with Roman Catholics, he explains his stance.

The RUC put on show the mortar seized in West Belfast yesterday. Film report on history of MK16 mortars with comments of Harry Cully (Supt.). Raids continue in Twinbrook and Springhill and Ballymurphy.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Fri 6th Dec 1996
Duration: minutes
11 mins 3 secs
DVD Number:
D02160
Tape Number:
133
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Three hundred RUC men insure Loyalist protest at Harryville Catholic church in Ballymena passes off relatively peacefully. Film report James Curries (UUP Mayor) and Protestant clergymen turned up to support Mass goers.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Sat 7th Dec 1996
Duration: minutes
4 mins
DVD Number:
D02160
Tape Number:
133
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
An Independent Commission should take the decisions on parades says the Police Authority. Film report on its submission to the North Commission, with Herb Wallace (PA chairman) interview on their stance. Four out of twenty one members disagree with the proposal. Reg Empey (UUP) speaks for them. G. Rice (Lower Ormeau Road Action Group) gives his assessment of proposals. Meanwhile Robert Saulters has been elected the New Chief of the Orange Order, he succeeds Martin Smyth. Film report with his press conference on the parades issue and Drumcree specifically.

A security operation is underway on the Fermanagh border. Brief report.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Wed 11th Dec 1996
Duration: minutes
6 mins 1 secs
DVD Number:
D02160
Tape Number:
133
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Headlines, then report on Tony Blairs visit to N.Ireland, firstly he went to Newry and comments on the general election situation in the UK and peace in N.Ireland. He met Trimble in Portadown and says he won't play politics with the peace issue. He then visited the Waterfront Hall in Belfast and met P. Robinson (DUP) and then Martin Smyth (UUP), then at Queens University, Belfast in his keynote speech, he said no change in Northern Ireland without the consent of the people in Northern Ireland. This is no party policy, persuading for unity won't be in next manifesto. (Friday)
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Fri 13th Dec 1996
Duration: minutes
3 mins 41 secs
DVD Number:
D02160
Tape Number:
133
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
John Major visits N.Ireland for Christmas, he concedes multi-party talks are struck. Film report begins with his comments in Carrickfergus, in a speech he said permanent peace would bring (MISSING>>>>>>>>>>>) army base by car, then also went to Bush Primary School for a photo opportunity, kids comment on Major. He also visited Community Groups at Cultra, the onto Ballynahinch for a walkabout, locals comment. The back to London. Meanwhile G. Adams (SF) says Major should give the people a general election as a Christmas present. Film report and interview on the peace process.

Unemployment here is now lowest in sixteen years. Brief report.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Wed 18th Dec 1996
Duration: minutes
9 mins 3 secs
DVD Number:
D02160
Tape Number:
133
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
In the Royal Victoria Hospital on Falls Road, Belfast, the IRA wounded RUC man guarding N.Dodd (DUP) who was visiting his sick son. Eye-witness, N. McCausland statement and Peter Robinson (DUP Deputy Leader) interview.

In Armagh a bomb scare caused an evacuation. Paisley views, then Joe Hendron (SDLP).

Richard Tilt (Prison Chief) has denied in court IRA suspect, Roisin McAliskey is being treated differently from other remand prisoners.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Fri 20th Dec 1996
Duration: minutes
2 mins 58 secs
DVD Number:
D02160
Tape Number:
133
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
J.Major (PM) sent a message to N.Dodd (DUP) on last nights gun attack in the Royal Victoria Hospital, an RUC man was wounded. Film report with Dr Ian Carson's (Royal Victoria Hospital Medical Director) views, then John Humes (SDLP leader) views. Nigel Dodds gives an interview on depravity of attack. Attention now switches to the reaction within the Loyalist paramilitaries, G. McMichael (UDP) comments, then D. Ervine (PUP) opinions. Joe Kennedy (US Congressman) condemns the attack in an interview and says Adams told him there was a defacto ceasefire. M. McLaughlin (SF) views.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Sat 21st Dec 1996
Duration: minutes
4 mins 35 secs
DVD Number:
D02160
Tape Number:
133
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
UTV News
Programme Title:
Description:
Eddie Copeland (leading Republican) survives a suspected Loyalist booby trap bomb following the attack on N.Dodds, he gives an interview on what he sees as an attack on him, not the RUC. Alan Murray (Security Journalist) opinons on attack and the status of the Loyalist Ceasefire now. Gary McMichael (UDP) refused to condemn the attack on Copeland. The PUP made no comment. Meanwhile as forty seven Loyalists were released on Christmas Parole, one prisoner said he hoped it was a one off attack. Film report with Trotter interview (serving life for murder). Gerry Adams reaction in interview on Dodds attack and Copeland attack in interview, he wants armed action ended, he believes Loyalist ceasefire was tactical, John Hume (SDLP Leader) condemns the violence and wants to have dialogue with Loyalist prisoners but is critical of mainstream Unionism, who find it easier politically if IRA violence conitnues. D. Trimble (UUP Leader) wants ceasefire to continue. Film report with Trimble interview.

In European Parliament, Jim Nicholson (UUP, MEP) is to switch his voting allegiance from the Tory Party to the Referendum Party, Trimble comments.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
Independent Television (ITV)
Channel:
UTV
Date Broadcast:
Mon 23rd Dec 1996
Duration: minutes
11 mins 10 secs
DVD Number:
D02160
Tape Number:
133
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



Series Title:
BBC NI News
Programme Title:
Description:
In Derry a suspect booby trap has been found at the car of Liam Duffy (Sinn Fein Director of elections). Film report with Lynn Fleming (SF) comments. In West Belfast six people were arrested in RUC raid.
Type of Programme:
News Report
Broadcast Company:
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Channel:
BBC NI
Date Broadcast:
Sat 28th Dec 1996
Duration: minutes
1 mins 3 secs
DVD Number:
D02160
Tape Number:
133
Country of Origin:
Northern Ireland



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