Prime Minister Terence O'Neill gives a speech following the resignation of two government ministers.
- Title O'Neill Calls for Unionist Unity
- 1st Broadcast 29/01/1969
- Clip Duration 00:01:11
- Material Type Video
- Series title RTÉ News
- Clip title O'Neill Calls for Respect and Unity
- Extended description
Prime Minister, Terence O'Neill, defends his policies and emphasises the constitutional relationship between Stormont and Westminster. He calls on party members to respect the integrity of the Unionist Party.
O'Neill states that "party integrity must never be sacrificed even in the interest of party unity." O'Neill says that you cannot put unity before principle and advocates for respect for the party over support.
A RTÉ News report in which Prime Minister of Northern Ireland, Terence O'Neill, calls for Unionist Unity on 29 January 1969.
- Local keywords Northern Ireland, 1969, The Troubles, Stormont, Terence O'Neill, Unionist Party
- Geographical coverage Ireland, Belfast
- Topic Wars and Conflict
- First broadcast channel RTÉ
- Production year 1969
- Country of production Ireland
- Original identifier N456/0069K
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- Item type part/extract
- Item colour Black and White
- Item sound Mono
- Aspect ratio 4:3
- Language used English (eng)
Brian Faulkner Resigns
Broadcast - 24/01/1969
Clip Length - 00:02:33
"The Country is Far More Important than Any One Man"
Broadcast - 26/01/1969
Clip Length - 00:02:45
O'Neill Calls for Respect and Unity
Broadcast - 29/01/1969
Clip Length - 00:01:11
"There is a Massive Split Now on the Question of Leadership"
Broadcast - 31/01/1969
Clip Length - 00:04:07
Paisley Looks to Morgan for Leadership
Broadcast - 31/01/1969
Clip Length - 00:00:32