All 6 results for brexit speaker:Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

Northern Ireland Update - Statement (29 Apr 2019)

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass: ...we have allowed outside interference, and not just from the Taoiseach, who suddenly arrived on the scene and promised problems of violence that we would have on the border, whatever happened with Brexit. Today, we have had the leader of Fianna Fáil, who would advocate—

Northern Ireland: Devolved Institutions - Question (23 May 2018)

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass: My Lords, when will the Government recognise that Taoiseach Varadkar is in cahoots with Sinn Féin and encouraging it not to come together to let the Assembly work, and that a main architect of the Brexit negotiations, Mr Tusk, is briefed by an Irish republican? As the noble Baroness, Lady Blood, asked, when will we get to a stage where we do not have a Secretary of State who is unable to be...

Northern Ireland (Regional Rates and Energy) Bill - Second Reading (and remaining stages) (27 Mar 2018)

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass: ...that the Assembly will be back in place. It has become very clear that Taoiseach Varadkar has actually encouraged Sinn Féin not to complete the talks, conditional on what happens in terms of Brexit. I supplied evidence of that to the Front-Bench Northern Ireland Office spokesman. For us then to find that the case is argued on the basis that one day everything in the garden will be rosy is...

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Cyprus (19 Mar 2018)

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass: obtain visa-free access to the European Union, (3) whether EU arrangements highlight any inequity with which the EU treats the Turkish Cypriots on the island of Cyprus, and (4) whether Brexit will enable the UK to change its policies towards the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus.

Queen’s Speech - Debate (4th Day) (27 Jun 2017)

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass: Parliament, and subsequent to 12 years’ service as an officer in the Ulster Defence Regiment, I have never been as anxious about the state of our nation as I am today. I had looked forward to Brexit, hopeful that we would restore our Britishness and free our nation from the gross bureaucratic diktat that undermines our parliamentary democracy, and which has eroded our nation’s sense...

Outcome of the European Union Referendum - Motion to Take Note (Continued) (5 Jul 2016)

Lord Maginnis of Drumglass: ...logic. It was even less justifiable that the Prime Minister offered this referendum merely as an incentive to sway the electorate at the time of the last general election. Now, inevitably, in the Brexit case we have the nonsense where the losers are clamouring for a rerun. What comes after that—and again after that? Despite the fact that our Prime Minister neither made the right decision...

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