Newton Emerson

Newton Emerson

Columnist for the Irish News and Sunday Times, cartoonish commentator at http://TheDetail.tv and presenter of Radio Ulster's What's Next.


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  1. A favoured rhetorical point of some Brexit supporters is to say: 'We won't create a hard Irish border in the event… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  2. Newton Emerson animated: ‘Maximum facilitation’ still means a sea border thedetail.tv/articles/maxim… pic.twitter.com/vYcxcsvtRl

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  3. Well, there you go. pic.twitter.com/WKShcpkz3A

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  4. .@NewtonEmerson: Despite court ruling, expect civil servants to muddle on for another year ://www.irishnews.com/opi… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  6. According to the #Telegraph Britain will remain aligned to customs union until high-tech solutions are ready. Iris… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  7. David Sterling head of NI Civil Service says arc21 judgment has potentially wide-ranging implications for decision-… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  9. The Commons' Public Accounts Committee has today published a withering report about the £23 billion GB RHI scheme.… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  11. .@NewtonEmerson - How pathetic for adults to be arguing over what tune to play at the start of a child's game… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  13. Please RT today's latest news and keep this public #Justiceforclaire @NewtonEmerson @AlexKane221b @vinnybelfasttwitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  14. Opinion on the inquest backlog rather than police investigations might lie behind Theresa May's incorrect claim onl… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

  15. Leo Varadkar offers a guarded welcome to Theresa May's post-Brexit customs plan bloom.bg/2KHXfA5 pic.twitter.com/R0NMXEM2zg

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  16. This is farcical: > Tom Watson proposes punitive legal costs regime for newspapers. > Exempts The Guardian. > The… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  17. .@campaignforleo confirms there's a clear difference of opinion between Dublin & London on how to resurrect NI powe… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  18. Further to today's Irish News piece about Troubles attacks on customs officers, I should add that UDR Major Ivan To… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

  19. Why Windrush and Brexit might mean ID cards, north and south. thedetail.tv/articles/why-w… pic.twitter.com/Zd1VhtHJo3

  20. .@NewtonEmerson - Scene is set for a bonfire problem this summer #premium irishnews.com/opinion/column… pic.twitter.com/V2UW4XtIk3

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  21. @NewtonEmerson says it was a mistake to focus on "flags, slogans, election posters and so on....they provoke mistru… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  22. This is basically PSNI saying "you can pass whatever traffic legislation you want, but we aren't able to enforce it… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  24. @jl_owen @Jacob_Rees_Mogg Which brings us to the DUP. The reality is the DUP is more pro-Union than it is pro Har… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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