Arlene Foster

Have the DUP agreed to support May’s Brexit deal?
Theresa May and Arlene Foster
In Depth

Have the DUP agreed to support May’s Brexit deal?

Political pressure in Ireland could swing the party’s ten MPs behind prime minister
25 Jan 2019
How the DUP could make Theresa May’s job impossible
Theresa May and Arlene Foster
In Depth

How the DUP could make Theresa May’s job impossible

Northern Irish party is abstaining from votes on crucial legislation in protest at Irish backstop plans
20 Nov 2018
Ireland’s abortion vote puts pressure on Theresa May
Ireland abortion referendum
In Brief

Ireland’s abortion vote puts pressure on Theresa May

Senior Tories urge the Prime Minister to back reform of Northern Ireland’s strict abortion law
29 May 2018
Why did the Stormont power-sharing talks fail?
Arlene Foster
In Brief

Why did the Stormont power-sharing talks fail?

With the DUP and Sinn Fein blaming each other, a deal seems a long way off
5 Jul 2017
Northern Ireland in last-minute talks for power-sharing deal
Arlene Foster DUP
In Brief

Northern Ireland in last-minute talks for power-sharing deal

Sinn Fein hint at accepting Foster as first minister if DUP 'gave grounds on other matters'
28 Jun 2017
Consumer confidence 'collapses' after general election
Arlene Foster and Theresa May
In Brief

Consumer confidence 'collapses' after general election

Theresa May's precarious situation continues to add to economic uncertainty
27 Jun 2017
DUP demands £2bn to prop up Theresa May's government
Arlene Foster and DUP MPs
In Depth

DUP demands £2bn to prop up Theresa May's government

Talks stall over Unionist call for extra money for Northern Ireland
22 Jun 2017

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Arlene Foster: the first woman set to lead the DUP
Arlene Foster
In Depth

Arlene Foster: the first woman set to lead the DUP

Party's first female leader has been described as 'charming', technocratic' and Thatcheresque
17 Dec 2015
Northern Ireland: Robinson to stand down as First Minister
Peter Robinson
In Brief

Northern Ireland: Robinson to stand down as First Minister

Democratic Unionist Party leader resigns just days after securing new political deal in Stormont
19 Nov 2015