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Secretary of State sends condolences on the death of Fr Alec Reid

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The Secretary of State offers her condolences following the death of Fr Reid

The Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP this morning offered her sincere condolences on the death of Fr Alec Reid. Ms Villiers said:

I heard with sadness of the death of Father Reid. We all owe a debt of gratitude to him for the role he played in the peace and reconcilation process in Northern Ireland.