Tag Archives: Northern Ireland

Dublin’s Mace & Coach secured for historic 800th Anniversary Lord Mayor’s Parade

At Crosby Hall ~ 13 November, 2015 This weekend marks the 800th anniversary of the Lord Mayor’s parade in the City of London which is expected to attract over 500,000 spectators and millions of television viewers. … Continue reading

Co-Operation Ireland Chairman Dr. Christopher Moran addresses DUP Business Breakfast

Co-operation Ireland Logo, the peace building charity led by Chairman, Dr. Christopher Moran and CEO Peter Sheridan

Dr. Christopher Moran, Chairman of Co-Operation Ireland gave an address at the DUP Business Breakfast in East Belfast earlier this month.  The breakfast was well attended by members of Northern Ireland’s business community and senior DUP … Continue reading

“Peace-building is a journey, not a destination”

Co-operation Ireland Logo, the peace building charity led by Chairman, Dr. Christopher Moran and CEO Peter Sheridan

Co-operation Ireland held its 27th Annual Gala Dinner in London this month.  This year’s keynote address was given by Rt. Hon. Theresa Villiers MP, Secretary of State for Northern Ireland.    Mr. Christopher Moran, Co-operation Ireland’s Chairman, shared … Continue reading

Dr. Christopher Moran receives honorary Doctorate of Laws

Dr. Christopher Moran receives honorary Doctorate of Laws from the University of Ulster for his commitment to society

Dr. Christopher Moran, Chairman of Co-operation Ireland thanked the University for bestowing the honour upon him and in his remarks to the assembled academics and graduates, he acknowledged the potential that Northern Ireland has. He said: … Continue reading

Christopher Moran hails $1 Million donation from Worldwide Ireland Funds (WIF)

Co-operation Ireland Logo, the peace building charity led by Chairman, Dr. Christopher Moran and CEO Peter Sheridan

The Worldwide Ireland Funds (WIF) recently announced they will be pledging a million donation to Co-Operation Ireland. Further information can be found by clicking on the below link: http://www.independent.ie/irish-news/news/philanthropists-join-forces-to-help-peace-process-30370260.html

‘Another seminal moment in Anglo-Irish history as Anglo-Irish relations are transformed’

(L-R) Dr. Christopher Moran, Former Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness, Her Majesty The Queen, His Excellency The President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins shake hands upon Irish State Visit, joined by His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh; Mrs. Sabina Higgins; and Secretary of State for Norther Ireland Theresa Villiers

(L-R) Dr. Christopher Moran, Chairman of Co-operation Ireland; Former Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness; Her Majesty The Queen; and His Excellency The President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins shake hands upon Irish State Visit to the … Continue reading

Christopher Moran to Receive Honorary Degree for Northern Ireland peace work and contribution to society

Christopher Moran LSO Dame Kiri Te Kanawa Sir Colin Davis Crosby Hall

London based financier and philanthropist honoured in Northern Ireland for peace work. The University of Ulster has announced that Co-operation Ireland Chairman Christopher Moran is one of 13 inspirational personalities to be honoured for their achievements … Continue reading

Northern Ireland Culture Committee in harmony with London Symphony Orchestra for performing arts

Christopher Moran Advisory Board London Symphony Orchestra

Members of the Northern Ireland Culture, Arts and Leisure Committee attended this week’s performance of the London Symphony Orchestra at the Barbican in London. Committee members are on a study visit to the capital city to develop … Continue reading

Secretary of State for Northern Ireland praises the work of Christopher Moran

Theresa Villiers addresses Co-Operation Ireland’s gala dinner Co-operation Ireland seeks to build a peaceful society based on tolerance and acceptance of cultural differences across the island of Ireland Official GOV.UK posting 7 November 2013: https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/theresa-villiers-addresses-co-operation-irelands-gala-dinner ___ … Continue reading

Reflections on what the future may hold for Northern Ireland

Press Association Picture of Peter Robinson and Martin McGuinness.

Reflections on a ‘hot’ summer in Belfast By Christopher Moran Christopher Moran has written an article for TotalPolitics.com, Reflections on a ‘hot’ summer in Belfast, reflecting on the future for Northern Ireland after a summer of … Continue reading

Christopher Moran – ‘Invest in peace, or we will pay for conflict’

Christopher Moran Cooperation Ireland Chairman

“Investing in peace is less expensive than paying for conflict” was the stark message delivered to MPs and Peers attending a high-level briefing at Westminster. The event was also attended by former An Taoiseach, John Bruton. … Continue reading

‘Let the first generation of peace escape traps of divided past’ – Belfast Telegraph

(L-R) Dr. Christopher Moran, Former Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness, Her Majesty The Queen, His Excellency The President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins shake hands upon Irish State Visit, joined by His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh; Mrs. Sabina Higgins; and Secretary of State for Norther Ireland Theresa Villiers

Mr. Christopher Moran, Chairman of Cooperation Ireland March 2013 This year, thousands of young people across Northern Ireland will celebrate their 18th Birthday. Of course that is no different to every other year, except for one … Continue reading