Former Conservative Party chairman Norman Tebbit  withdraws remarks. Photograph: Dan Chung/Reuters

Former Conservative Party chairman Norman Tebbit has withdrawn remarks he made about wishing to see Martin McGuinness shot by (...)

President Michael D Higgins and his wife Sabina, with Alderman Fiona Woolf, the Lord Mayor of the city of London, last night. Photograph: Chris Bellew/Fennell Photography

The Government will invite a senior member of the British royal family to attend commemor(...)

 Gerry Adams: he said while he could understand Lord Tebbitt’s antipathy towards republicans, the remarks were “shocking”. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Sinn Féin has denounced former Conservative chairman Norman Tebbitt for saying he hoped Martin McGuinness would be shot by dis(...)