The NI Protocol was the best thing until polling came out

A letter from Peter McEvoy:

Friday, 23rd April 2021, 6:32 am
Updated Friday, 23rd April 2021, 6:34 am
Letter to the editor

In response to John Mullholland (‘It is not just the chief constable who should think of his position but unionist leaders too,’ April 16, see link below), he is way off the mark.

Until polls came out at the end of January showing the DUP shedding votes to the Alliance Party and the TUV, the Northern Ireland Protocol was the best thing ever for NI, trading North-South and East-West, the envy of Scotland and Wales.

Then the paint brush and poster gang and shady figures came out of the shadows and the rest is history: unionists, violence, bus burning and terror.

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That is the sad facts, John.

Peter McEvoy Banbridge

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