Someone at Sevastapol Street has done their SWOT analysis. Martin McGuinness handled a set piece interview on Morning Ireland with a natural brio that’s been missing from recent performances. His colleague, Gerry Adams, is due to meet Peter Hain this morning. Both men seem to be agreeing with Unionist calls for an inquiry into the whole Stormontgate affair.
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