Chichester-Clark ministry

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Northern Ireland 1921–72

The Parliament of Northern Ireland was the home rule legislature created under the Government of Ireland Act 1920, which existed from 7 June 1921 to 30 March 1972, when it was suspended. It was subsequently abolished under the Northern Ireland Constitution Act 1973.

The fifth Government or Executive Committee of the Privy Council of Northern Ireland was led by James Chichester-Clark, who was the Prime Minister from 1 May 1969 to 23 March 1971.


Office Member Term
Prime Minister James Chichester-Clark from 1 May 1969
Deputy Prime Minister and Leader of the Senate of Northern Ireland Jack Andrews from 3 May 1969
Minister of Finance Herbert Kirk from 2 April 1965
Minister of Home Affairs Robert Porter Office combined with Prime Minister from 26 August 1970
Minister of State, Ministry of Home Affairs (Cabinet rank) John D Taylor from 26 August 1970
Minister of Education William Long from 3 May 1969
Minister of Agriculture Phelim O'Neill from 3 May 1969
Minister of Commerce Roy Bradford from 24 January 1969
Minister of Health and Local Government William Fitzsimmons from 12 March 1969
Minister of Development Brian Faulkner from 3 May 1969



  1. "The Government of Northern Ireland". Election demon. Retrieved 28 June 2007.
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