View From Stormont

View From Stormont - Episode 113

This special edition View From Stormont comes live from Brussels with the latest reaction to the new Brexit deal agreed between the Prime Minister and the EU.

We speak to Northern Ireland's MEP's and the European Parliament's Vice-President Mairead McGuinness. Plus, there's analysis from our political team and a panel of experts.

View From Stormont- Episode 112

With the EU ramping up the pressure on the Prime Minister in his attempts to get a Brexit deal, we speak to DUP MP Sir Jeffrey Donaldson, Sinn Féin MP Elisha McCallion and UUP MLA Steve Aiken. Amid fears that this could be the last chance saloon for Boris Johnson, we get the view from Brussels and Dublin. Plus, a panel of business experts outlines the impact of a no-deal on Northern Ireland.

View From Stormont- Episode 111

We speak to the Secretary of State Julian Smith after he pledged to bring forward legislation within weeks to allow victims of historical sex abuse to be compensated. As Northern Ireland approaches 1,000 days without a functioning Executive, we ask the five main parties what can be done to restore power-sharing? Ken Reid and Tracey Magee have the latest from the Tory conference in Manchester plus Tony Blair's former right hand man Jonathan Powell shares his thoughts on the Brexit crisis.

View From Stormont- Episode 110

This week we're in Brighton as chaotic scenes over a Brexit vote dominated Labour's annual conference. Tracey Magee has an in-depth interview with Hilary Benn, Chair of the Brexit Committee. There's a special report examining how farmers here are planning for a no-deal amid growing fears that the agri industry could be irretrievably damaged if an agreement with the EU isn't reached. Plus, we're joined from Brussels by Alliance MEP Naomi Long.

View From Stormont- Episode 109

With little sign of a Brexit breakthrough, this week's programme has the latest from Luxembourg and London as the Prime Minister held his first meeting with the European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. A special report examines how Northern Ireland's ports are preparing for the impact of a potential no-deal. Plus, there's expert analysis on what's likely to happen in the weeks ahead.

View From Stormont- Episode 108

As the Brexit chaos continues amid government warnings of what might happen in the event of a no-deal, the first programme since the summer break has an in-depth interview with DUP MP Jeffrey Donaldson and Sinn Féin MP Chris Hazzard. We have expert analysis from Political Editor Ken Reid and the commentators Allison Morris and Sam McBride share their thoughts on these turbulent political times and the prospect of Stormont returning.

View From Stormont-Episode 107

The last programme before the summer break examines the latest from London and Belfast as the battle for leadership of the Conservative party continues. Brexit expert Anand Menon shares his thoughts on how the new leader might succeed in delivering Brexit, where Theresa May could not. Local Tories give us their views on who they think should be the next Prime Minister. Plus, there is a progress check on the Stormont talks as negotiations enter their seventh week.

View From Stormont- Episode 106

The Stormont talks descend into disharmony as the DUP accuses Sinn Féin of being stuck on narrow issues. Our Political Editor Ken Reid joins us with his analysis. On the eve of the second Tory leadership vote, we get the thoughts of Kevin Maguire and Andrew Pierce plus there’s a special report on whether all Irish Passport holders outside the Republic should be allowed to vote for the Irish President.