Jim Nicholson has reacted angrily to the Irish governments plans to grant speaking rights to MP’s and MEP’s from Northern Ireland, calling the decision deplorable.
The unionist community will not tolerate such an aggressive assault on our sovereignty by a jurisdiction which has been so hostile in the past.
He has in this statement, ruled out taking his seat uder such plans.
I used to write and get paid, now I read and don’t.
Former UUP staffer, currently living in London. @mjshilliday