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Durkan: Drugs misuse claiming lives within our communities

SDLP Health Spokesperson Mark H Durkan MLA has urged people to wake up to the deadly dangers of drug and alcohol misuse, following a marked increase in drug-related deaths in Northern Ireland last year, particularly over the Christmas and new year period.
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Mallon: Documentation for motorists another sign of Brexit chaos

SDLP Deputy Leader Nichola Mallon has said that the recent disclosure that the Motor Insurers’ Bureau of Ireland (MIBI) has sent out hundreds of thousands of application forms to insurers in Ireland to issue to motorists travelling into Northern Ireland in the event of a no-deal scenario is yet another reason why the Backstop must be banked.
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Eastwood: May has shut and locked the door on pro-remain parties here

SDLP Leader Colum Eastwood has criticised the lack of outreach to the pro-remain parties here who represent the view of the majority of people in Northern Ireland who voted to stay in the EU. Mr Eastwood added that it really is a bizarre state of affairs that Theresa May is less interested in parties here who vocally supported her Withdrawal Agreement, and more interested in appeasing the DUP who for months on end openly ridiculed her attempts to sell a deal that protected people here.
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Mallon: Audit Office report highlights a number of SDLP concerns

SDLP Deputy Leader Nichola Mallon MLA has welcomed publication of the report into welfare reform by the Northern Ireland Audit Office and the fact that this is the first in a series of investigations into the welfare system planned by the Comptroller and Auditor General.
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Letter to the Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn

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