Devlin case breakthrough?

The life-long agony for Thomas Devlin’s parents continues and echoes in many other hearts. But if we assume there is a real case to answer and the wall of silence has been broken, this is good news.

Former BBC journalist and manager in Belfast, Manchester and London, Editor Spolight; Political Editor BBC NI; Current Affairs Commissioning editor BBC Radio 4; Editor Political and Parliamentary Programmes, BBC Westminster; former London Editor Belfast Telegraph. Hon Senior Research Fellow, The Constitution Unit, Univ Coll. London