The Secretary of State for Northern Ireland Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP (R) and PSNI Chief Constable Matt Baggott (L) exit Hillsborough Castle, in Hillsborough, Northern Ireland on May 9, 2013 after a press briefing on the policing and security operation for next month’s G8 Summit in County Fermanagh.
We’re keeping on through sheer willpower. There are two practices serving 6,500 patients crammed into space for one. The delay is affecting the quality of service we offer our patients. MP Theresa Villiers said she was horrified at the conditions here. We need to push them and continue discussions. We need to move in.
This important report demonstrates that the Prime Minister's decision to host the G8 Summit in Fermanagh will provide a major economic boost to Northern Ireland. It shows that the benefits of Northern Ireland hosting the summit will be realised both in the short-term and through a positive longer-term legacy, by helping increase inward investment.
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