Tag Archives: Partition

This morning.

St Patrick’s Cathedral, Armagh.

Wild geese fleeing (out of picture).

NI centenary: Boris Johnson and Simon Coveney in Armagh for cross-community service of reflection and hope (Belfast Telegraph)

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth on her visit to Ireland in 2011

This morning.

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth has cancelled her planned visit to Northern Ireland, where she was due to attend a church service tomorrow marking the centenary of Northern Ireland.

The prayer service at St Patrick’s Church of Ireland Cathedral has been organised by the four main churches in Northern Ireland.

In a statement this morning, a Buckingham Palace spokesman said: “The Queen has reluctantly accepted medical advice to rest for the next few days.

And a corgi ate my homework.


Britain’s Queen cancels trip to Northern Ireland on medical advice (RTÉ)


Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney this afternoon

This afternoon.

Merrion Street, Dublin 2.

West Brit hits the fan.

Coveney to attend event marking NI centenary after President Higgins declined invitation (Independesnt.ie)