Those new councils…

Nick Whyte’s been doing some back of an envelope calculations on the new council boundaries. As he points out, some of this pre-mature since the Boundary Commission has still to report on the final shapes. But as he points out there are some currently Nationalist councils who will have to get used to being in a relatively tiny minority again in the east.

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