Northern Ireland Brooke/Mayhew Talks 1991-1992

IN THE FINAL STAGES OF EDITING A series of talks launched by Peter Brooke, Secretary of State for Northern in Ireland, which began in April 1991, and were carried on intermittently by Brooke and his successor, Patrick Mayhew, until November 1992.

Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP)

This is one of the 9 delegations in the convention, accounting for 14 of 132 people who took part.

Members (14):

Name Visualize Details Delegations
C Downey Visualize Member of the SDLP Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (This negotiation)
Mark Durkan Visualize Mark Durkan. Born 26 June 1960. SDLP delegate to the 1996-1998 multi-party talks and a member of the support team. SDLP delegate to the Northern Ireland Forum for Political Dialogue for Foyle. Leader of the SDLP, 2001-10. Deputy First Minister of Northern Ireland, 2001-2002. Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland All-Party Talks June 1996 - April 1998) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (This negotiation) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland Forum for Political Dialogue)
Sean Farren Visualize Sean Nial Farren. Born 6 September 1939. Politically involved with the SDLP, 1970s-onwards. Elected to the Northern Ireland Assembly for the SDLP for North Antrim, 1982. Elected to the Northern Ireland Forum, 1996. Elected to Northern Ireland Assembly, 1998. SDLP delegate to the 1996-1998 multi-party talks and a member of the support team. Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland All-Party Talks June 1996 - April 1998) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (This negotiation) , SDLP (Northern Ireland Downing Street Joint Declaration (1993)) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland Forum for Political Dialogue)
Frank Feely Visualize Newry and Armagh Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland All-Party Talks June 1996 - April 1998) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (This negotiation) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland Forum for Political Dialogue)
Tommy Gallagher Visualize Fermanagh and South Tyrone Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland All-Party Talks June 1996 - April 1998) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (This negotiation) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland Forum for Political Dialogue)
Denis Haughey Visualize Denis Haughey. Born 3 October 1944. SDLP delegate to the 1992 multi-party talks. SDLP delegate to the 1996-1998 multi-party talks. MLA for Mid Ulster, 1998-2003. Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (This negotiation)
Joe Hendron Visualize Joseph (Joe) Gerard Hendron. Born 12 November 1932. SDLP delegate to the 1996-1998 multi-party talks and a member of the support team. Delegate to the Northern Ireland Forum for Political Dialogue for West Belfast. Member of Belfast City Council, 1981-93. MP for Belfast West, 1992-7. MLA for Belfast West, 1998-2003. Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland All-Party Talks June 1996 - April 1998) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (This negotiation) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland Forum for Political Dialogue)
John Hume Visualize John Hume; KCSG. Born 18 January 1937; died 3 August 2020. Founding member of the SDLP. SDLP leader, 1979-2001. Served as Member of the European Parliament, 1979-2004. MP for Foyle, 1969-72, 1983-2005. MLA for Foyle, 1998-2000. An SDLP delegate to the 1996-1998 talks and a member of the negotiating team. Nobel Peace Prize laureate. Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland All-Party Talks June 1996 - April 1998) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (This negotiation) , SDLP (Northern Ireland Downing Street Joint Declaration (1993)) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland Forum for Political Dialogue)
Alban Maginness Visualize Alban Maginness. Born 9 July 1950. SDLP delegate to the 1996-1998 multi-party talks. Delegate to the Northern Ireland Forum for Political Dialogue for North Belfast. MLA for Belfast North, 1998-2016. Chair of SDLP, 1984-1991. Member of Belfast City Council, 1985-2011. Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland All-Party Talks June 1996 - April 1998) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (This negotiation) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland Forum for Political Dialogue)
Séamus Mallon Visualize Séamus Frederick Mallon. Born 17 August 1936; died 24 January 2020. SDLP delegate to the 1996-1998 multi-party talks and a member of the negotiating team. SDLP delegate to the Northern Ireland Forum for Political Dialogue for Newry and Armagh. Deputy Leader of the SDLP, 1979-2001. MP for Newry and Armagh, 1986-2005. Deputy First Minister of Northern Ireland, 1998-2001. Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland All-Party Talks June 1996 - April 1998) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (This negotiation) , SDLP (Northern Ireland Downing Street Joint Declaration (1993)) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland Forum for Political Dialogue)
Donovan McClelland Visualize Seamus Donovan McClelland. Born 14 January 1949; died 23 February 2018. SDLP delegate to the 1996-1998 multi-party talks. Delegate to the Northern Ireland Forum for Political Dialogue for South Antrim. Secretary of the SDLP all-party talks delegation. Member of Antrim Borough Council, 1989-2005. MLA for South Antrim, 1998-2003. Deputy Speaker of the Northern Ireland Assembly, 2000-2003. Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland All-Party Talks June 1996 - April 1998) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (This negotiation) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland Forum for Political Dialogue)
Eddie McGrady Visualize Edward (Eddie) Kevin McGrady. Born 2 June 1935; died 11 November 2013. SDLP delegate to the 1996-1998 multi-party talks and a member of the negotiating team. Delegate to the Northern Ireland Forum for Political Dialogue for South Down. Founding member for SDLP. First Chairman of SDLP, 1971-73. Member of Down District Council, 1973-1989. MP for South Down, 1987-2010. MLA for South Down, 1998-2003. Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland All-Party Talks June 1996 - April 1998) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (This negotiation) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland Forum for Political Dialogue)
SDLP Representative Visualize Statements, decisions and papers attributed to the SDLP delegation. Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (This negotiation) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland Forum for Political Dialogue)
Brid Rodgers Visualize Brid Rodgers. Born 20 February 1935. Founding member of the SDLP. SDLP Chairman, 1978. SDLP General Secretary, 1981. SDLP delegate to the 1996-1998 multi-party talks. Delegate to the Northern Ireland Forum for Political Dialogue for Upper Bann. MLA for Upper Bann, 1998-2003. Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland All-Party Talks June 1996 - April 1998) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (This negotiation) , Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) (Northern Ireland Forum for Political Dialogue)