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Old 19-12-2017, 04:46 PM
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However, SDLP leader Colum Eastwood agreed with Mr Coveney’s intervention, saying that “there can be no return to British direct rule”.

His intervention was “entirely consistent with the logic and the spirit of the Good Friday agreement”, Mr Eastwood said.

“In the absence of local institutions the only way to achieve that balance means a structure in which both the Irish and British governments hold joint authority.”
Nationalists are now looking to the Government in Dublin to represent them and express their concerns which is some turn up for the books.
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Old 03-01-2018, 04:45 PM
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Old 27-02-2018, 04:39 PM
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Looks like things have got so bad that Simon is asking Bertie Ahern for help with his latest job.

http://www.thejournal.ie/bertie-aher...61075-Feb2018/

https://www.businesspost.ie/news/cov...s-north-410092
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Old 27-02-2018, 04:42 PM
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Looks like things have got so bad that Simon is asking Bertie Ahern for help with his job.

http://www.thejournal.ie/bertie-aher...61075-Feb2018/

https://www.businesspost.ie/news/cov...s-north-410092
Sounds more like Bertie using Simon as a useful idiot in order to have a cut at Mehole.
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Old 27-02-2018, 04:43 PM
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Doubt that! Simon has failed miserably since taking his latest job. He has achieved absolutely nothing! All his efforts have backfired!
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Old 27-02-2018, 11:10 PM
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Awful abuse of the exclamation mark there Bill
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Old 27-02-2018, 11:20 PM
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Looks like things have got so bad that Simon is asking Bertie Ahern for help with his latest job.

http://www.thejournal.ie/bertie-aher...61075-Feb2018/

https://www.businesspost.ie/news/cov...s-north-410092
Very sensible from Simon to seek counsel from those that have been there and negotiated with the UK on NI.
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Old 05-03-2018, 05:27 PM
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Very sensible from Simon to seek counsel from those that have been there and negotiated with the UK on NI.
Following Bertie's success in not delivering a Bertie Bowl, Simon may also have been seeking advice on ensuring success of his non events centre project!!
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Old 29-03-2018, 04:11 PM
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Coveney blunders https://www.irishtimes.com/opinion/c...ence-1.3435333
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Old 29-03-2018, 04:12 PM
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Simon Coveney strikes again. https://www.irishexaminer.com/irelan...rs-468838.html
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