I have been in touch with a large number of families over the last couple of weeks who didn’t get a P1 place for their child for September – a horrible and very worrying situation to be in.
The SDLP has proposed a new, structured talks process – the last few weeks had no direction – and will keep pushing these practical issues.
It’s polling day tomorrow, and after all the spin around RHI and the attempts by DUP and Sinn Féin to keep the focus on crocodiles rather than governance crisis…
With less than two days to polling day, the election campaign is well underway in South Belfast.
In marking Easter 2016 and the wider ‘Decade of Centenaries’, the challenge remains to consign to history the acceptability of violence for political ends, and to embrace the complexity of shared history.