Ironically one issue the DUP, the former party of Ian Paisley, will seek to explore is a more open border with the Irish Republic
It was the first time that a Unionist leader had attended an Ulster GAA final.
The remarkable and generally-unexpected surge by Sinn Féin is attributed to a number of factors.
An election will be held on March 2 in Northern Ireland for the Northern Ireland Assembly
these are things that should be looked at in the context that they might happen at some time in the future.
For many in NI, the ‘open border’ is a tangible sign of the end of ‘The Troubles’.