Very positive meeting with Lord David Trimble of the British House of Lords regarding Boris Johnson’s Brexit Compromise. Agree on pursuing UK-USA free trade deal. Lord Trimble and I first met during Irish Peace Process days. Didn’t always agree then. On same page now.
PM makes "absolute commitment" to constitutional status of NI & quotes Lord Trimble on deal being in accordance with spirit of GFA
Lord Trimble’s conversion to gay marriage shows we should keep challenging our beliefs rather than revile opponents, says @aliceTTimes
“The answer… is to get it working. Not to say... let’s get rid of it.” Former First Minister of Northern Ireland Lord Trimble said we need the Good Friday Agreement. New talks aimed at restoring NI devolution will begin in May | #newsnight
“The answer… is to get it working. Not to say, oh it’s run its course, let’s get rid of it.” Former First Minister of Northern Ireland Lord Trimble says we need the Good Friday Agreement. NI has been without a power-sharing government since Jan 2017 | #newsnight
“Don’t say that Northern Ireland is unstable. It is not.. don’t go round talking this down or trying to undermine it.” Lord Trimble, former First Minister of Northern Ireland, says NI's ability to function without a government shows “a degree of stability” #newsnight
Exclusive: Lord Trimble Serves Legal Notice on Government Over Backstop Breaching Good Friday Agreement [READ IN FULL]
Lord Trimble 'I'm scratching my head', but if details of what we expect are right, 'it's a thoroughly bad idea'