Tuesday, 18th September 2018
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You would have to agree with Sinn Fein's analysis of British Prime Minister Theresa May's first visit to Northern Ireland last week as being fairly accurate. It was indeed too little, too late.

This is the first time in two years since the announcement of the British withdrawal from the EU that the Prime Minister has visited the country. And although she seemed to be saying all the right things to all the right people you couldn't help but get the impression that what will happen in the North, and subsequently in the Republic, is not first and foremost in the minds of those in the British Government.

The Conservatives can barely keep a lid on their own party so it seems as if their priorities are closer to home rather than what happens over the Irish Sea. Only time will tell what will happen but you can't but feel that Northern Ireland is not a priority.


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    Even though the weather Gods didn’t exactly play ball over the weekend it doesn’t take away from the fact that this years Waterford Harvest Festival was yet again another wonderful success. It was great to see the streets of the centre of the city so beautifully and thoughtfully decked out. The various food stalls offering tastes from all over were great to wander around. The information and background that each of the stall holders were able to give on the provenance of their food was really interesting an …

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