Newshound carries yesterday’s editorial from the Irish News on the name change controversy. It reflects the feeling of a lot of nationalists, ie that Derry is much less sectarian than it’s counterpart Belfast, and that this move will soon be forgotten.
Indeed the feelings might well be summed up as in the words of one pro Agreement Unionist we spoke to yesterday, “…the less British this place becomes, the less Irish I feel”.
Update: David Trimble adds his comments to the debate.
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