Surprisingly for a thirty year old party, the Alliance is only now getting round to organising (officially at least) at Queens University in Belfast. They may be hoping they haven’t left it too late! And the Gown blog reports they may be followed by a Fianna Fail society. Mind you, we’ve heard similar rumours in the past (and here), which have so far failed to materialise.
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