Here’s an interesting example (if it proves true) as to how the new found spirit of co-operation between the ‘big two’ could well marginalise the former ‘big two’ considerably more than anyone, that I know of, could have predicted. Willie Hay, the DUP (and Unionism’s) only MLA in Foyle may be in line for the Speaker’s job.
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