Lord Ashdown gets the parade chalice

Lord Ashdown has been appointed as the head of the parades review by the NIO.The other members of the review panel are:
Sammy Douglas, founder member of the Belfast Interface Group,

Mervyn Gibson, Deputy Grand Chaplin of the Grand Orange Lodge of Ireland,

Sean Murray, Springfield Residents Action Group,

Geraldine McAteer, Chief executive of West Belfast Partnership Board,

Garvan O’Doherty, Derry businessman who helped broker discussions between the Bogside Residents Group (BRG) and the Apprentice Boys of Derry and

Mervyn Rankin, former Chief Executive of Ballymena Borough Council

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