§ Mr. Beggs
To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland if he will publish the names and party political
Date Members of Parliament Westminster Members of Parliament Stormont/ Northern Ireland Assembly Sitting Councillor Party Terrorist Organisation Responsible December 1971 — Senator Jack Barnhill — OUP OIRA December 1972 — — Mr. William Johnston OUP PIRA June 1973 — Senator Paddy Wilson — SDLP UFF June 1980 — — Mr. John Turnley IIP UFF Sir Norman Stronge1 January 1981 — Mr. James Stronge1 — Unionist PIRA November 1981 Rev. Robert Bradford — — OUP PIRA November 1983 — — Major Charles Armstrong OUP PIRA December 1983 — Mr. Edgar Graham — OUP PIRA 1 Note: No longer serving elected representatives when murdered. Key SDLP—Social Democratic and Labour Party OUP—Official Unionist Party OIRA—Official Irish Republican Army PIRA—Provisional Irish Republican Army INLA—Irish National Liberation Army UFF—Ulster Freedom Fighters IIP—Irish Independent Party
§ Mr. William Ross
To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many persons died as the result of terrorist activity in Northern Ireland in(a) 1985, (b) 1986 and (c) 1987 to date; and of these how many in each year were murdered by terrorists.
§ Mr. Stanley
[holding answer 10 November 1987]: The information up to 9 November 1987 is as follows:
1985 1986 1987 Number of persons murdered by Terrorists (also includes those murdered as a result of internal disputes) 48 55 76 Number of persons believed to be terrorists and assumed to have been killed by their own devices or weapons 1 — 4 Number of persons believed to be terrorists killed by the security forces 3 4 8 Total deaths associated with terrorist activity 52 59 88