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Dr Hedley Plunkett calls for peace at Christmas

Title
Dr Hedley Plunkett calls for peace at Christmas
Genre
Interview
TX Date
27 Nov 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:02:18
Description
Dr Hedley Plunkett, an Ulster methodist priest, calls for an IRA ceasefire over the Christmas period. He talks about how people deserve a break from violence over Christmas, and whether they will get it, and gives his reaction to the murder of Albert Miles, Deputy Governor of the Maze prison. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
Hedley Plunkett
Keywords
Peace; Northern Ireland; Terrorism; IRA; Homicide; Church; Peacebuilding; Maze Prison; Christmas; Albert Miles

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