Mark Durkan

Type: Person
Name: Mark Durkan
Title: Party Leader - Social Democratic and Labour Party (United Kingdom)
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Legal bid over murders 'collusion'

The British Government is facing mass legal action over alleged collusion with loyalists in murders in Northern Ireland in the 1970s.A total of 32 families are to claim the police, Army and Northern Ireland Office (NIO) facilitated or sanctioned the cooperation, ... [Published Wimbledon Guardian - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Tributes paid to the late Mickey McGuinness

Tributes have been paid to well known Londonderry character Mickey McGuinness, who has sadly passed away.Foyle MP Mark Durkan expressed deep sadness at the death of Mr McGuinness, a familiar face to anyone who attended local cultural events in Londonderry ... [Published Londonderry Sentinel - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Northern Ireland Minister takes action to address illegal dumping

The Northern Ireland Environment Minister, Mark Durkan has given his formal response to the findings of the Mills report into both the illegal dump at Campsie and waste management in Northern Ireland.Speaking to the Assembly he announced the following ... [Published Chartered Institution of Wastes Management - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Green light for retail park expansion

Plans to extend two Newtownabbey shopping centres by a combined total of more than 107,000 sq ft have been approved.The project will include a 41,677 sq ft extension of the Abbeycentre, which will include the merger of four units and the creation of a ... [Published Insider Media Limited - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

NI minister toughens stance on waste crime

Northern Ireland’s environment minister Mark H Durkan has announced the creation of a new board within the Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA) to oversee efforts to tackle waste crime.The move comes following the publication of the Mills report, ... [Published Lets Recycle - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 2 reports

Mayor to promote Londonderry amid first state visit

Londonderry Mayor Martin Reilly says he’ll travel to London on Wednesday and Thursday to attend elements of President Michael D. Higgins’ state visit to Britain.The Mayor says he’ll use the opportunity to promote Londonderry Music City 2014.He commented: ... [Published Londonderry Sentinel - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Cat and dog test ban support whilst NI Unis use rodents

Londonderry MP Mark Durkan is supporting a campaign to ban experiments on cats and dogs whilst local universities continue to test rabbits, guinea pigs, mice and rats.Mr Durkan joined Paul O’Grady and Ricky Gervais in support of a campaign by the British ... [Published Londonderry Sentinel - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Law on dilapidated buildings to be reviewed - Durkan

Environment Minister Mark H Durkan is reviewing the law to help councils deal with properties that become a blight on the landscape.~  Tuesday, 1 April 2014The Minister has issued a Discussion Document entitled “Environmental Legislation – Dilapidated/Dangerous ... [Published Northern Ireland Executive - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Derry social housing project set for green light

Planning approval has been recommended to build 127 new homes on the site of St Peters' High School in Derry/Londonderry.The recommendation was made by environment minister Mark Durkan. The plans propose that the site on the former school's ground be ... [Published Insider Media Limited - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

New legislation for Northern waste

waste lorryPublished on 27 March 2014A consortium involving Shanks had been named as the preferred bidder for a contract worth up to £560 million with the North West Regional Waste Management Group (NWRWMG) of councils.A group of seven Northern Irish ... [Published Irish Trucker Magazine - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Councillor wage hike: A ‘real brass neck’ says union leader

The chair of trade union Unite’s all-Ireland executive has slammed wage increases of almost £4,500 for councillors which will take effect in 2015 after the amalgamation 
of local authorities across Northern Ireland.Derry man Liam Gallagher spoke out after ... [Published Londonderry Sentinel - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 3 reports

Video shows PSNI leaving unconscious woman in bus lane

A video which appears to show PSNI officers leaving an incapacitated woman on a roadside in Derry has been referred to the North’s Police Ombudsman.The video shows the woman being dragged from the middle of the road onto a bus lane on John Street by two ... [Published Irish Times - Mar 19 2014]

Quotes

Mark H Durkan said, "we need to use the resources at our disposal much more efficiently in tackling waste crime. the waste sector in northern ireland is highly vulnerable to criminal infiltration and some of this activity is linked to organised crime. that's why it's important that i reshape doe to create a new directorate that will be joined up."
Mark Durkan, environment minister, said: "this is a real boost for newtownabbey. these approvals are to be welcomed as they regenerate previously developed sites and assist the expansion of existing shopping centres which will also bring construction jobs in the short term."

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Legal bid over murders 'collusion' [Published Wimbledon Guardian - Apr 11 2014]
Tributes paid to the late Mickey McGuinness [Published Londonderry Sentinel - Apr 11 2014]
Sad passing of Mickey McGuinness [Published Derry Journal - Apr 10 2014]
Northern Ireland Minister takes action to addre... [Published Chartered Institution of Wastes Management - Apr 10 2014]
Green light for retail park expansion [Published Insider Media Limited - Apr 10 2014]
Irish president meets with Cameron - Video [Published UTV - Apr 09 2014]
Bag levy generates £4m in a year [Published NewsLetter - Apr 09 2014]
NI minister toughens stance on waste crime [Published Lets Recycle - Apr 09 2014]
Donald Macintyre's Sketch: Michael D Higgins ri... [Published The Independent - Apr 08 2014]
Mayor to promote Londonderry amid first state... [Published Londonderry Sentinel - Apr 08 2014]
Derry’s Mayor takes part in President’s state v... [Published Derry Journal - Apr 08 2014]
Robotics expert leaves Magee [Published Londonderry Sentinel - Apr 06 2014]
Cat and dog test ban support whilst NI Unis u... [Published Londonderry Sentinel - Apr 05 2014]
Innovative future for former army base [Published UTV - Apr 03 2014]
Only 14 British Lawmakers Sign Motion Condemnin... [Published LifeNews.com - Apr 03 2014]
Only 14 MPs Sign Motion Condemning Burning of F... [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 03 2014]
Science Park anchor tenant is 8over8 [Published Londonderry Sentinel - Apr 03 2014]
Law on dilapidated buildings to be reviewed - D... [Published Northern Ireland Executive - Apr 01 2014]
Syria: Breaking the Sieges: What further measur... [Published Amnesty International UK - Mar 28 2014]
Debate on the background to and implications of... [Published United Kingdom Parliament - Mar 27 2014]
Derry social housing project set for green light [Published Insider Media Limited - Mar 27 2014]
New legislation for Northern waste [Published Irish Trucker Magazine - Mar 27 2014]
Scottish Mutual Building to undergo £12m boutiq... [Published Leisure Management - Mar 26 2014]
Scrapping NI waste procurement ‘correct decision’ [Published Lets Recycle - Mar 25 2014]
Ground broken on Galgorm extension [Published Insider Media Limited - Mar 25 2014]
Electric cars go live in Larne at test drive event [Published Larne Times - Mar 23 2014]
Poots welcomes meningitis B jab [Published BBC - Mar 21 2014]
Extra payment proposal rejected by DoE [Published Derry Journal - Mar 21 2014]
Councillor wage hike: A ‘real brass neck’ says ... [Published Londonderry Sentinel - Mar 21 2014]
EYF feels ‘vindicated’ [Published Londonderry Sentinel - Mar 21 2014]
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