Derry now in final stages of UK City of Culture bid

Martin McGuinnness’s next engagement after his modest role before the Guildhall on Monday is a wonderful irony  and needs little further comment.  He will have noticed it himself.  So well done, Martin.

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