Newton Emerson: Parties realise they must soon do a deal or face the consequences

Newton Emerson
There was never any prospect of a Stormont deal this week, with the Sinn Fein and DUP party conferences still two weeks away. So the sudden flurry of activity ahead of secretary of state James Brokens[...]

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