"We Must Have Some Justice, Mr Wilson Please"

EXHIBITION : NORTHERN IRELAND 1969

About this Item

An exhausted Bernadette Devlin tries to articulate her plans following victory in the Mid-Ulster by-election.

  • Title
    Bernadette Wins Mid-Ulster Seat
  • 1st Broadcast
    18/04/1969
  • Clip Duration
    00:01:06
  • Material Type
    Video
  • Series title
    RTÉ News
  • Clip title
    "We Must Have Some Justice, Mr Wilson Please"
  • Extended description

    An exhausted Bernadette Devlin tries to articulate her plans following victory in the Mid-Ulster by-election.

    Devlin says "My most immediate plan is to get rid of all you press men and get some sleep".

    On her plans to sit at Westminster, Devlin states "I have very little time for useless formalities." When asked what line she will take Devlin replies  "The line that we must have some justice Mr, Wilson please".

  • Information

    A RTÉ News report featuring Bernadette Devlin following her election to Westminster broadcast on 18 April 1969.

  • Local keywords
    Northern Ireland 1969, Bernadette Devlin, Mid-Ulster, By-Election, Westminster
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland
  • Topic
    Wars and Conflict
  • First broadcast channel
    RTÉ
  • Production year
    1969
  • Country of production
    Ireland
  • Original identifier
    N1828/0069C
  • 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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