“I hope he is given the chance to do a good job”

UTV Live piece from last night on the elevation of Sean McGlinchey, former IRA man who bombed Coleraine back thirty eight years ago, as Mayor of Limavady… The quote above is from Jean Jefferson, whose aunt was killed in the bombing, and father seriously injured….

Others are somewhat less understanding…

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