NI Secretary of State Orders Road Closure at Army Base

The BBC reports that the Northern Ireland Secretary of State, Owen Paterson, has used “his executive power” to order the closure of a section of the Shore Road at the Ballykinler Army Base following a security review by the PSNI.  From the BBC report About 200m of the road has been closed off, following what was described as a “security review” carried out by the PSNI. Local residents were consulted before the plan was implemented, including two households that were …

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