Archive: Brian Rowan reports on proposed IRA ceasefire
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Archive: In 1997, the BBC's Brian Rowan reports on proposed IRA ceasefire

Watch the original 1997 report by BBC security editor Brian Rowan on the sudden news of an emerging IRA ceasefire.

"I had just begun a summer break in Donegal when I was called by a colleague at the BBC in Belfast," he recalled.

"They told me jacket, shirt and tie would be waiting for me at BBC Radio Foyle in Londonderry."