Is Paisley ready to say ‘goodbye to all that’?

Peter Taylor has a piece in the Guardian in which he notes the remarkable 5% default rate against the Ard Comhairle’s pro-policing motion. Remarkable indeed, if it were for the haemorrhaging of the unreconstructed anti PSNI element before the vote. However, Taylor notes that some pressure (if only emotional) is bound to come upon the DUP as to whether it is ready to make peace:

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