Could NI provide a home for Trident?

Something that caught my eye in a defence debate today when the DUP’s Jeffrey Donaldson pitched this idea;

When the Scottish Affairs Committee looked at this issue a year ago, Northern Ireland was not mentioned as a possible place for relocation. Anyway, thought bubble though it is, the SDLP were quick out of the traps on it,


David McCann holds a PhD in North-South relations from University of Ulster. You can follow him on twitter @dmcbfs