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New NI Boundary Changes Make Smaller Parliament More Likely

February 5, 2018

Last week, the Boundary Commission for Northern Ireland released its revised recommendations for the province’s constituencies. These recommendations were significantly better for the DUP than the previous draft proposals. That makes it more likely that the DUP will now vote with the Conservatives in the Commons to approve the proposed changes to constituencies across the […]

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Week 14: Hero(es) – The People of Omagh

April 10, 2011

This week’s hero of the week award goes to the people of Omagh The small and quietly attractive market town of Omagh, nestling beneath the Sperrin mountains, would probably have a Tory MP (rather than a Sinn Fein one) if it was in England.  Despite (or possibly because of) having similar numbers of Catholics and Protestants, […]

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