Paisley Accuses Unionist Party of Crawling to the Catholic Church

EXHIBITION : NORTHERN IRELAND 1969

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Ian Paisley accuses Captain O'Neill and the Unionist Party of looking for Catholic votes.

  • Title
    Paisley Accuses O'Neill
  • 1st Broadcast
    20/02/1969
  • Clip Duration
    00:01:04
  • Material Type
    Video
  • Series title
    RTÉ News
  • Clip title
    Paisley Accuses Unionist Party of Crawling to the Catholic Church
  • Extended description

    Ian Paisley accuses Captain O'Neill and the Unionist Party of looking for Catholic votes to replace those they will lose among Loyalists and Protestants.

    Ian Paisley states that the Unionist Party are "prepared to go crawling to the hierarchy of the Roman Catholic Church", who have made it clear that their policy is of a united Ireland.

  • Information

    A RTÉ News report in which Ian Paisley speaks about the relationship between the Unionist Party and the Roman Catholic Hierarchy broadcast on 20 February 1969.

  • Local keywords
    Northern Ireland, 1969, Stormont, Election, The Troubles, Ian Paisley, 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
    N817/0069G
  • IPR restrictions
    Rights Reserved - Free Access
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  • Item type
    part/extract
  • Item colour
    Black and White
  • Item sound
    Mono
  • Aspect ratio
    4:3
  • Language used
    English (eng)
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