Swann’s conference speech left us with more questions than answers
Robin Swann became leader of the UUP at the worst possible time. Mike Nesbitt’s plan for a rebuilt, re-energised party had come crashing to the ground in March’s Assembly election, taking Nesbitt as the main casualty.
‘Big questions’ hover over how republican spent five-figure sum of public cash
It remains unclear exactly how a republican political figure has spent tens of thousands of pounds she had received from the Assembly – money which was paid to her despite the fact she quit as an MLA 10 months earlier.