Orders of the Day — Northern Ireland Act 1974

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 10:45 pm on 26th June 1985.

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Photo of Mr Eldon Griffiths Mr Eldon Griffiths , Bury St Edmunds 10:45 pm, 26th June 1985

Since the hon. Member is speaking for the official Opposition, will he make clear to the House the views of his party on two specific matters? First, does he share the view of the hon. Member for Sheffield, Hillsborough (Mr. Flannery) that we should get out of Northern Ireland? Is that the view of the Labour party? Secondly, does he believe that the Government. Should negotiate with the political representatives of the IRA?