Secrets from the Files

Dr Éamon Phoenix and Sam McBride will reveal the secrets behind the news headlines from the most recently released government files of 1995 at the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland. This event will take place on Wednesday 11 September 2019 at 1.00pm.

Dr Eamon Phoenix and Sam McBride at PRONI

Secrets form the Government files 1995

Dr Éamon  Phoenix is a political historian and Irish News columnist. He is a member of the Taoiseach’s Expert Advisory Group on Centenaries and has been reporting on the annual release of Northern Ireland government files for 30 years. 

Sam McBride is the Political Editor of the News Letter and the Northern Ireland Political Editor for the i newspaper.  He is a regular presence on radio and television, giving analysis of events which impact on Northern Irish politics. Since 2012, Sam has reported on what is now the biannual release of government records.

The event will include a display of recently released government files and papers.

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