I am confused, I’ve just read Doug Beattie’s piece in today’s News Letter (April 28, see link below).
Really? You and all the rest of the UUP MLAs voted to implement the legislation necessary for the protocol to be put in place here. If that is not actually and physically supporting the protocol then what is?
Perhaps he has forgotten that the only unionist MLAs to vote against the legislation were Jim Wells and Jim Allister?
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Lucky for Doug lots of folk like me haven’t forgotten or should that be unlucky?
Harry Patterson, Castlecaulfield
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Other essays by the unionist party leaders:
• Doug Beattie: UUP offering a confident, positive, pro-Union vision