Billy Wright

Billy Wright Inquiry Statement

The Secretary of State for Northern Ireland (Mr Owen Paterson): In anticipation of the publication of the report of the Billy Wright Inquiry, I have today asked a team of officials to commence the checking of the Inquiry's report in relation to human rights and national security matters, as outlined...

British Secretary of State Paul Murphy makes announcement on Hamill, Nelson and Wright Inquiries

Below is an Northern Ireland Office press release issued earlier today. The PFC has not yet formed a view on the adequacy of the terms of reference or the acceptability of the members as proposed. This will, to an extent, be determined by the views of the families.

Loyalist linked to many sectarian killings was quizzed over death

Loyalist Mark 'Swinger' Fulton - found dead in his prison cell in 2002 - has been linked to some of the most horrific sectarian murders in Northern Ireland.