Listen Live Logo

Listen Live Extra Logo

DUP Leader Says She Doesn't Want Brexit To 'Pull Up The Drawbridge' Between North and The Republic.

: 01/13/2018 - 12:20

The DUP leader Arlene Foster says she doesn't want Brexit to 'pull up the drawbridge' between the North and the Republic.

Speaking at the Killarney Economic Conference today, the leader of Northern Ireland's DUP said she often thinks the North and Republic are like a semi-detached house,saying - "The houses may look the same on the outside, but, inside, they look different and we do many things very differently."

In a speech she added it is not in her party's interests to see the Republic of Ireland do anything other than prosper, but we must all recognise that change is coming as a result of the British referendum.

Ms Foster will focus on the shared economic, cultural and social ties across the border in her speech to the conference in Killarney in County Kerry today.

About Us

Kfm broadcasts on 97.6fm and 97.3fm to all parts of county Kildare 24 hours a day from the state-of-the-art Kfm Broadcast Centre, Newhall, Naas, Co. Kildare and around the world on this website.

Our aim is to entertain and inform our listeners, with the best music, local news and current affairs plus top class live sports coverage.

Remember, Kfm is your local station; we’re always interested in hearing your views and suggestions about the radio station.  You can find all of our contact details on the Contact Us section of the site.

Enjoy your visit, thanks for listening and spread the word about Kildare's Kfm!