Dull but steady progress…

Mark Devenport with his remembrance of a year in Northern Irish politics. A year of apparent progress in negotiations towards an inclusive settlement, but without much of the drama we’ve come to expect from Northern Ireland.

  • peteb


    Mark Devenport, in mixing his metaphors, provides a, perhaps unintentional, glimpse at a major reason behind the continuing failure of those endless talks.. one group is still trying to conjure up a pie but the other is still attempting a broth.

    To continue with his chosen theme…

    There may be something placed on a plate at some point.. but it will be an inedible sludge.