DRD to meet in private tomorrow…

I would think there are a number of frank exchanges to be had with in the Regional Development Committee tomorrow.. Slugger understands it is to be held in private… Make of that what you will… Mick FealtyMick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty

NI Water: DRD had form in procurement issues…

Now, I imagine that the former Chair of NI Water Chris Mellor is not too pleased with his mention in this week’s Private Eye. Not least because it links him and his fellow sacked non executive directors directly to issues around procurement at time when the health regulator Monitor, of which he is currently the deputy chair, is looking at opening up procurement in the NHS. The ‘Eye’ alludes to his sacking and PAC chair Paul Maskey’s remarks about the …

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