View From Stormont

View From Stormont-Episode 98

Can the Brexit deadlock be broken through cross party talks with Labour ahead of this week's no deal deadline? Marc Mallett and Ken Reid get the view from Westminster as Tracey Magee who's in Brussels looks ahead to another emergency EU summit. And as Theresa May seemingly bypasses the DUP, we assess the party's position in the Brexit process so far.

View From Stormont- Episode 97

As MPs again rejected a series of alternatives to Theresa May's Brexit deal in the Commons, the show asks where next for the Brexit process? With the DUP's decision to vote against rather than abstain in the votes proving crucial, we speak to the party's Westminster's leader Nigel Dodds and get reaction from the SDLP, Alliance and the Ulster Unionist Party. Plus, after meeting the EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier in Brussels we speak to Sinn Féin Vice-President.

View From Stormont - Episode 96

This special edition examines another extraordinary week in Westminster as Brexit continues to cast a long shadow over the political landscape. We've expert analysis from our team in London and Brussels and we get the view from Dublin. With much of the focus on the DUP, the party's Deputy leader Nigel Dodds outlines their position on the eve of a Commons vote on the Withdrawal Agreement.

View From Stormont- Episode 95

As parliament remains paralysed over Brexit, Marc Mallett and Ken Reid bring us the latest from Westminster on what the Prime Minister might do to break the deadlock. Our team of analysts share their thoughts on the looming crisis. In a special report on legacy, Brian Rowan hears from former soldiers who speak of betrayal and label investigations into the past as a witch-hunt. Plus, fresh from his party's annual conference we talk to the TUV Leader Jim Allister.

View From Stormont - Episode 94

This special edition of the programme comes from Derry and Westminster on the day it was announced that one soldier will face two murder charges and four attempted murder charges for his alleged actions on Bloody Sunday. We get reaction from victims' families and political representatives. Plus Marc Mallett digests the drama at Westminster after the Commons voted for an extension to delay Brexit.

View From Stormont - Episode 93

As Theresa May made a dash for last-minute Brexit talks, our team digests the PM's statement on the negotiations and her assertion that she has secured legally-binding changes to the backstop on the eve of a crucial vote in the House of Commons. Plus ahead of Thursday's PPS announcement on Bloody Sunday we talk to Kate Nash and Conservative MP Bob Stewart.

View From Stormont- Episode 92

This week we examine the shock decision by former SDLP leader Mark Durkan to stand as a Fine Gael candidate in the upcoming European elections with our Political Editor and team of expert commentators. Amid speculation that the DUP and hard line Brexiteers might soften their stance on the backstop, Tracey Magee brings us the latest from Westminster. Following the announcement that funding is being made available for outstanding legacy inquest cases we are joined by the Victims' Commissioner Judith Thompson, former Vice Chair of the Policing Board Denis Bradley and Professor Louise Mallinder from Queen's University.

View From Stormont- Episode 91

This week we've interviews with Mairead McGuinness, Vice-President of the European Parliament, DUP MEP Diane Dodds and Chair of the Westminster Brexit Committee Hilary Benn following the announcement that Labour could back a second EU referendum. A special report examines the use of anti-terror powers at ports and concerns about what impact Brexit might have on journeys in the Common Travel Area. With Sinn Féin and the SDLP at loggerheads over a border poll we speak to Colum Eastwood and Martina Anderson.