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Who Plans Belfast?
Our revelations about the 1971 secret report into peacelines finally vindicates Scope, which was derided by the NIO when we published Derek Alcorn’s piece in 1982. The orginal article is reproduced below.
The Interface: will the walls ever come down?
The war may be over but the battle scarred front line is still there. Scope asks what the future holds for interface communities.
The secret government report that helped make peace walls permanent
Scope has had access to a secret 1971 government document that helped set segregation in stone and made Belfast’s peace walls permanent.