UUP boss leaves after 4 months…

Whatever changes there are afoot inside David Trimble’s party, the outward signs are not good. With the best will in the world four months is no time to get yourself established in a political party. But the reaction of more than one member to the news of Lyle Rea’s resignation from the post of Chief Executive, was Lyle who?

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