New Parades Commissioner revealed

The declared open competition for the vacant position on the Parades Commsision, created by the resignation of Donald MacKay in May last year, has ended with the Secretary of State for Wales, etc, Peter Hain appointing the co-leader of the Green Party in Northern Ireland, Kelly Andrews.. Let’s hope Peter Hain and the NIO have taken onboard the lessons of previous experiences.. [and that any references have been checked – Ed]