HC Deb 13 February 1990 vol 167 cc132-3W
Rev. Martin Smyth

To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland if he will list for the last three years for which information is available all those occasions when the fire service has had to attend Royal Ulster Constabulary police stations or other facilities, stating whether the incident was due to terrorist action, fire, arson or other cause; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Cope

During the years 1987, 1988 and 1989 the brigade attended the following incidents to RUC stations and other police facilities in the Province.

Dale and Location Reason
6 April 1987—RUC Station, Lisburn Road, Belfast Explosion
8 September 1988—RUC Station, Main Street, Coagh Explosion
11 April 1989—RUC Station, Enniskillen Accidental fire
12 April 1989—RUC Station, Charlotte Street, Warrenpoint Explosion
8 June 1989—RUC Station, Newtownabbey Explosion
1 October 1989—RUC Station, Randalstown Explosion
10 January 1990—RUC Station, Seapark Accidental fire

It is believed that the explosions as listed above were as a result of terrorist attack.

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