For F***ks Sake Will You Listen To Us

Irish Times Northern News Editor Dan Keenan talks to ordinary residents of the Shankill’s Woodvale area, including building contractor Sam Robertson and finds a seam of seething and potentially lethal frustration that runs much deeper than the riotous reaction to the recent Parades Commission decision.(Subs req.) Robertson says he has no paramilitary links, is not an Orange man or a member of a Unionist party and has spent years keeping young lads off the streets and on the football pitch but attitudes are hardening – as are his.

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