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All Party Notices

18 November 2011
APN 51 – 11/15

North-South Ministerial Council Meeting

The Speaker received notification from the First Minister and deputy First Minister, in accordance with section 52A (1) of the Northern Ireland Act 1998 (as amended), that a meeting of the North South Ministerial Council in Plenary format will be held in the North South Ministerial Council Joint Secretariat Offices, Armagh, on 18 November 2011.

The First Minister and deputy First Minister will be attending the meeting, together with the following Ministers;

Minister Attwood MLA;
Minister Farry MLA;
Minister Foster MLA;
Minister Kennedy MLA;
Minister McCausland MLA;
Minister Ní Chuilín MLA;
Minister O’Dowd MLA;
Minister O’Neill MLA;
Minister Poots MLA;
Minister Wilson MLA;
Junior Minister Anderson MLA; and
Junior Minister Bell MLA.

The agenda for the meeting is as follows:

Agenda for the meeting




18 NOVEMBER 2011


  1. Opening comments
  2. Joint Secretaries’ Progress Report and matters arising [Paper NSMC P3 (11) 1]
  3. Boards of North South Bodies and Tourism Ireland [Paper NSMC P3 (11) 2]
  4. Tourism
  5. North West Gateway Initiative [Paper NSMC P3 (11) 3]
  6. Progress on A5 and A8 roads projects [Paper NSMC P3 (11) 4]
  7. St Andrews Agreement Review [Paper NSMC P3 (11) 5]
  8. North South Consultative Forum [Paper NSMC P3 (11) 6]
  9. North South Parliamentary Forum [Paper NSMC P3 (11) 7]
  10. Future NSMC meetings [Paper NSMC P3 (11) 8]
  11. Draft Joint Communiqué
18 November 2011
APN 51 – 11/15

Arts Council Of Northern Ireland Art Exhibition

The Arts Council of Northern Ireland is holding an evening reception to launch an exhibition of a selection of works from the Arts Council’s Collection on Monday 21 November 2011 from 6.00pm to 7.30pm in the Great Hall. The exhibition offers a unique opportunity to view examples of innovative work created in Northern Ireland over the last decade by a selection of emerging and established artists.

All Members are welcome to attend.

Please RSVP to Jane McKee by emailing or by telephone on 028 9038 5246

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