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Boris Johnson hails ‘heroic efforts’ of Northern Ireland’s paramedics

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Boris Johnson hails ‘heroic efforts’ of Northern Ireland’s paramedics

Boris Johnson hails ‘heroic efforts’ of Northern Ireland’s paramedics

Boris Johsnons toured the headquarters of the Northern Ireland AmbulanceService on the outskirts of Belfast.

The Prime Minister arrived at theKnockbracken site after political meetings at Hillsborough Castle.


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Hillsborough Castle Hillsborough Castle Castle in Northern Ireland, UK

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