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  David Trimble Speaker Profile at The Lavin Agency
Trimble was awarded the Nobel Prize for his role in negotiating the Good Friday agreement in Northern Ireland, which provided a formula for power-sharing in the civil-war torn province and set it on the path to the peace it currently enjoys.
Trimble's courageous and visionary decision, as the leader of the Ulster Unionist Party, to engage in dialogue and negotiation with his nationalist counterpart John Hume is rightly recognized as a decisive step in the resolution of this seemingly intractable conflict.
Trimble knows firsthand that peace often involves both tough, practical choices as well as a leap of faith, and he blends the very personal perspective of someone who made these choices and took that leap, with a broad-ranging inquiry into what can be done to create the climate for a more peaceful planet.
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 David Trimble Encyclopedia Article @ GetitFreeHere.com (Get It Free Here)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
William David Trimble, Baron Trimble, PC (born 15 October 1944), known as David Trimble, is a Northern Irish politician who served as leader of the Ulster Unionist Party (UUP) and the first First Minister of Northern Ireland.
David Trimble became involved with the Vanguard Progressive Unionist Party in the early 1970's and ran unsuccessfully for the party in the 1973 Assembly elections for North Down.
Trimble and Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) leader Ian Paisley were famously filmed walking hand-in-hand as the march proceeded down the road, in a controversial march that has been banned since 1997.
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 fenian32: David Trimble and 'THE COMMITTEE' - explained
When David Trimble, the leader of the Ulster Unionist Party accepted the Nobel Peace Prize, the world held it's breath, as he proceeded to address his audience with perhaps the most ungracious acceptance speech in the prize's history.
Trimble's speech was a concerted attack upon the Republican Movement and a return to the largely irrelevant issue of decommissioning as part of the Unionist's attempt to wreck the peace process from within.
Trimble's own political background would suggest however that any differences that might exist between him and the members of the Committee is as likely to be one of emphasis and presentation, rather than the ultimate objective.
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 David Trimble, Baron Trimble of Lisnagarvey - Politics.ie Wiki
David Trimble was born in Bangor, County Down, and educated locally winning a scholarship to Bangor Grammar School.
Trimble was elected for the constituency of Belfast South (1975-76) as a representative of the VUUP to the Convention.
Trimble was announced as having chosen the geographical designation Lisnagarvey, the origional name for his adopted home town of Lisburn in the Sunday Life on May 21st 2006.
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 Online NewsHour: NewsMaker: David Trimble -- March 15, 2000
DAVID TRIMBLE: It's a very important issue because what lies at this, in this issue, is the question of whether we're going to have a future decided by entirely peaceful and democratic means, or whether in the future we're going to be held to ransom by private armies.
DAVID TRIMBLE: Well, when I went to my members in November, and I said to them that I believed this was the best way to achieve what we all wanted, and we went ahead, trusting that the Republican movement would reciprocate, and they didn't.
DAVID TRIMBLE: Well, I'm just saying isn't it a shame that nearly six years after the cease-fires, they haven't been able to bring themselves to say that they have no intention of resorting to violence in the future.
www.pbs.org /newshour/bb/europe/jan-june00/trimble_3-15.html   (2263 words)

 David Trimble biography .ms (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.unc.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
The Right Honourable David Trimble (born October 15, 1944) is a Northern Irish politician, leader of the Ulster Unionist Party and the former First Minister of Northern Ireland.
In October 2000 Trimble was forced to suspend Sinn Féin members of the assembly from attending cross-border ministerial meetings with their conterparts in the Republic of Ireland.
Since then things have deteriorated for Trimble - in 2002 the Assembly and Executive were suspended again, and in 2003, the Democratic Unionist Party became the largest unionist party in the province.
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 David Trimble
Mr Trimble also followed his grandfather as a board member of the HandH Group in 1998, one of three of Cumbria's oldest established companies of which he is a director.
David Trimble has been a director of the CN Group since 1973 and was a board member of Border Television from 1974 to 2000 when the company was sold.
Mr Trimble is also chairman of the family firm Jacob Cowen and Sons, which was founded in 1821 in Dalston and manufactures cotton wool and wadding and pollution control equipment - some of which was used by farmers as disinfectant mats during the foot and mouth crisis.
www.livestock-sales.co.uk /news/03_jun/trimble.html   (522 words)

 BBC News | NORTHERN IRELAND | Profile: David Trimble
David Trimble was born in October 1944 and is married with four children.
As the 2001 general election approached, Mr Trimble knew that he was facing a tough battle with the Democratic Unionists for supremacy among the community.
Seeking to shore up his own support, David Trimble pledged to resign as First Minister at the end of June should there be no movement on IRA arms decommissioning.
news.bbc.co.uk /hi/english/uk/northern_ireland/newsid_765000/765174.stm   (915 words)

 Reason Magazine - Truth, Terror and David Trimble
Trimble is accused in the book of being an associate of The Committee, rather than a member, and of providing political cover for its activities.
David Trimble is maintaining his suit against Amazon.com despite the fact that the book is no longer available on Amazon.co.uk.
Yet David Trimble, as the first minister-designate, is refusing to allow the new government to be formed because the IRA won't commence decommissioning its arms.
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 David Trimble - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1995 Trimble was unexpectedly elected leader of the UUP, defeating the front-runner John Taylor.
However arguments over the extent of PIRA decommissioning meant that Trimble's tenure as First Minister was repeatedly interrupted.
The initial posting was made by "Trimble murder suggestions" on 19 May 2006.
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 David Trimble Urges IRA Disarmament - 2001-09-27
Trimble is upset because the Irish Republican Army keeps failing to act on its promise to disarm under terms of a 1998 peace agreement.
Trimble's Ulster Unionist Party is demanding the expulsion of the IRA's political wing, the Sinn Fein, from the administration of Northern Ireland's government.
Trimble says pressure has never been stronger on the IRA to begin disarmament than now, in the aftermath of this month's terrorist attacks in the United States.
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 BBC News | Northern Ireland | Understanding Northern Ireland (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.unc.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
A veteran of Northern Ireland politics, Mr Trimble was involved in the hardline Vanguard Party led by William Craig in the early 1970s.
But Mr Trimble carried a majority of the UUP's ruling council with him and went on to persuade a fractured unionist community to vote for the Agreement, albeit with a smaller majority than he would have wished for.
By May 2000, Mr Trimble was back in government after a complicated sequence of statements and deals led to him agreeing to return as the IRA, for the first time in its history, opened up some of its arms dumps for independent inspection.
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 Welcome to the website of David Trimble MLA
Formerly a law lecturer at Queen´s University in Belfast, David Trimble became MP for Upper Bann at a by-election in 1990.
David Trimble managed to secure the election of negotiators to multi-party political talks.
David Trimble´s contribution to peace and political progress in Northern Ireland has been recognised at home and abroad.
davidtrimble.org /biography.htm   (680 words)

 Slugger O'Toole: David Trimble's successes and failures
David Trimble didn't resign first thing on Saturday, but he was gone...
David Trimble didn't resign first thing on Saturday, but he was gone in time to make the 5pm news.
Trimble, the entire officer team and his key advisers were to fall on their swords, clearing the way for new people and new approaches.
www.sluggerotoole.com /archives/2005/05/david_trimbles.php   (3674 words)

 Who would be David Trimble   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Mr Trimble’s consolation prizes of North Down and South Antrim were gained with the help of the Alliance Party.
David Trimble seems to have deceived himself that the Provos and armed loyalist groups were obliged to decommission under the terms of the Agreement.
Mr Trimble and the vanishing pro-Agreement faction within his party take the view that it is a final settlement, but all the evidence seems to be stacking up against them.
www.ulsternation.org.uk /who_would_be_david_trimble.htm   (407 words)

 Amazon.fr : David Trimble: The Prince Of Peace: Livres en anglais: Frank Millar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Revelatory and self-critical, Trimble’s honesty and candour in his discussions with Millar are remarkable for a politician still in office.
And there is raw emotion when Trimble discusses his personal faith and intimately shares the burden that was his as he battled "rejectionist unionists" to preserve the Belfast Agreement.
If friends of Trimble are in for a surprise, even those with little interest in the detailed negotiation of the Agreement will find him a revelation.
www.amazon.fr /David-Trimble-Prince-Frank-Millar/dp/1904148603   (463 words)

 TSN2K: David Trimble MP: First Minister Designate ot the Northern Ireland Assembly
When I watched the rugby scrums the next Saturday (Congratulations Ulster!) it reminded me of the media scrum with David Trimble!'' However, we were all grateful to him for giving up his time to speak to us.
David Trimble began his political career in the early 70's.
Mr Trimble is confident about the professionalism of the police force and believes they have the morale to deal with the situation in Northern Ireland.
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 David Trimble Speaker Profile at The Lavin Agency
In addition to a number of papers and pamphlets, he co-authored Northern Ireland Housing Law, contributed chapters to Human Rights and Responsibilities in Britain and Ireland -- which was the product of a joint churches working party -- and edited the Northern Ireland Law Reports for 15 years.
But his own personal choice to negotiate was only the first step; he also had to convince his own party, as well as his loyalist constituency, to accept his choice and embrace a new beginning.
He succeeded in moving not just a team, or an organization, but an entire community of people in a new direction, and did so in the face of threats, intimidation and accusations of selling out.
www.thelavinagency.com /usa/davidtrimble.html   (975 words)

 David S. Trimble
Trimble, M. Roberts, and C. Moore, "Raman Spectroscopy for On-line Distillation Process Control", ISA Proceedings, Vol.
Trimble, and M. Roberts, "Quantitative Applications of Raman Spectroscopy for Distillation Process Control", Federation of Analytical Chemistry and Spectroscopy Societies, presented October 1989.
David S. Trimble and Gleb Mamantov, "Raman Spectroscopy of Molten Salts Utilizing a Photodiode Array Detector System", 39th Southeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Orlando, Florida, presented November 5, 1987.
www.swarthmore.edu /NatSci/chemistry/trimble/index.html   (468 words)

 David Trimble - Wikipedia, la enciclopedia libre
El honorable David Trimble (15 de octubre de 1944) es un político de Irlanda del Norte, líder del Partido Unionista del Ulster (UUP), ex primer ministro de Irlanda del Norte, parlamentario y miembro de la Asamblea de Irlanda del Norte.
Trimble nació en 1944 y fue educado en Bangor y en la Queen’s University de Belfast.
Trimble se opuso a las labores del senador estadounidense George Mitchell, que presidió las conversaciones multilaterales que culminaron en el Acuerdo de Belfast de 1998.
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 Trimble threatens to quit Belfast talks - The Boston Globe
Trimble acted after Britain and Ireland rejected his demand that they expel the Irish Republican Army's political ally, Sinn Fein, from their review of the 1998 Good Friday peace deal because of suspected cease-fire breaches by the IRA.
Last month, police in the British-ruled province accused the outlawed guerrilla group of being responsible for the beating and attempted abduction of a prominent Irish republican dissident in Belfast.
Trimble's move drew criticism from opponents on both sides of the political divide.
www.boston.com /news/world/europe/articles/2004/03/03/trimble_threatens_to_quit_belfast_talks?mode=PF   (350 words)

 David Trimble, 2001 People in the News — Infoplease.com
Trimble, who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1998, sought to return to his post in October, after the IRA finally began to dismantle its weapons.
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July 2001 - July 2001 World David Trimble Resigns (July 1): First minister of the Northern Ireland Assembly...
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 David TRIMBLE (Sr.)
David TRIMBLE was born about 1720 in Scotland.(21) He died in 1799 in Bourbon County, Kentucky.
The Houstons and Trimble's lived on neighboring plantations in Virginia, the birthplace of General Sam Houston.
Five brothers, James, Moses, David, John and Alexander Trimble came to America from Armagh, Ireland, somtime between 1740 and 1744.
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 BREAKING NEWS: David Trimble DEFEATED   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Moreover, while the IRA have almost always issued warnings before bombing targets, and have avoided indiscriminate violence against innocent bystanders, the Protestant extremists have frequently murdered at random Catholic civilians who happened to be handy, in pubs, in the streets, and in their homes.
The repudiation of David Trimble as too moderate--even though he has stubbornly refused to deal honestly with the IRA or to match their concessions with anything in return--is another typical sign of Protestant intransigeance.
Under cross community voting procedures, Trimble and nationalist SDLP minister Mark Durkan's bid to be First and Deputy First Ministers must get the support of 50% plus one among unionist members of the assembly and 50% plus one among nationalist members of the assembly.
www.freerepublic.com /focus/f-news/563118/posts   (4284 words)

 Welcome to the website of David Trimble MLA
UUP Peer Lord Trimble said there was clear contradiction between Lord Rooker and Minister David Hanson over a cap on rates in Northern Ireland following last night’s debate in Parliament.
Trimble calls for power to be transferred to Iraqi Government
This restores the unionist majority and the balance between the unionist parties that the unionist electorate voted for in the Assembly election.
davidtrimble.org /latestnews.htm   (460 words)

 David Trimble: The Prince of Peace - Wal-Mart
David Trimble: The Prince of Peace - Wal-Mart
Trimble's honesty and candor in his discussions with Millar are remarkable for a politician still in office.
Millar's knowledgeable and challenging questions result in a riveting conversation in which the Noble Peace Prize winner explains how and why he gambled everything to help London and Dublin politicize the provisional republican movement and reward his Sinn Fein enemies with a place in government.
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 Gps - David Trimble (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.unc.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
By the end of this week David Trimble may have resigned his job.
David Trimble's Ulster Unionist Party was split down the middle over whether to
David Trimble Northern Ireland Nobel Peace Laureate 1998.
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 BreakingNews.ie: I'll never power share with SF, claims Trimble
Leinster's fly half star David Holwell has won a second Celtic League Player of the Month Award for his performances in the competition in February and March.
Speaking in Belfast this morning, Mr Trimble also said if republicans wanted to be part of any future negotiations, they would have to show a complete change of heart.
Mr Trimble claimed the Irish and British governments had failed to push republicans hard enough and had left it up to the UUP to ensure the IRA went out of business.
www.breakingnews.ie /2005/04/12/story197720.html   (234 words)

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