John Manley: Martin McGuinness's passing left a void in northern politics

Martin McGuinness made a unique and lasting contribution to the peace process and power-sharing - and his presence is badly missed, writes Political Correspondent John Manley

Former First Minister Peter Robinson and Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness sit together in St Patrick's Church in Belfast during a visit by the Prince of Wales. Picture by Adam Gerrard/Daily Mirror/PA Wire
MARTIN McGuinness was often personable and charming - preferring to be on first name terms, never standing on ceremony or insisting on formal titles. He was a family man who enjoyed life's simp[...]

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