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40th Anniversary For La Mon Bombing Tragedy

It was a solemn occasion at the La Mon House Hotel near Ballygowan during the remembrance event for the bombing at the hotel forty years ago. Strangford MP Jim Shannon, speaking after attending the memorial, said “The bombing by the IRA saw the loss of twelve lives, all brutally murdered…

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Call To Back Alliance Over on Shared Future Leadership

SOUTH Down Alliance Party  Councillor Patrick Clarke has told delegates at the Party’s annual Conference that other parties should take lessons from Alliance and show true commitment to a shared society. Speaking after the 42nd annual Alliance Party Conference at the La Mon Hotel on Saturday 2 March, the South Down…

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