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Kelly: Ballymurphy families must no longer be denied justice

SDLP Upper Bann MLA Dolores Kelly has said that the families of those killed in the Ballymurphy Massacre, and all victims of atrocities during the past, cannot continue to be denied truth and justice.
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Attwood: Scale of political challenges immense but ill-served by more SF revisionism of history since GFA

The comments of the Sinn Fein President appear to endorse elements of SDLP thinking on the scale and range of political challenges but these challenges are ill-served by Sinn Fein revisionism of history since the signing of the Good Friday Agreement says SDLP MLA Alex Attwood.
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McKinney: Department needs to explain why we are paying for NHS operations twice

SDLP Health Spokesperson Fearghal McKinney has today said that he is appalled to learn that there were nearly 170,000 appointments cancelled by hospitals last year. At the same time there were a record number of independent sector appointments – just over 91,000 which is a 66% increase since 2010.
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McKinney: Minister must take up free cancer drugs offer

SDLP Health Spokesperson Fearghal McKinney has said that cancer patients are becoming increasingly concerned and angry over lack of equal access to cancer drugs. So far 39 cancer drugs that are available in England are not available here.
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Dallat wishes Speaker well as he moves on

John Dallat of the SDLP who is the longest serving Deputy Speaker of the Assembly has paid tribute to Willie Hay while Speaker of the Assembly.
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