The murder of journalist Lyra McKee sends an obvious message. The troubled Northern Ireland of yore hasn’t left – it is here to stay.
Well, we’ve passed the deadline set for Brexit with no deal in sight. So, what options are left on the table, and where do they go from here?
It’s been a week of relative detritus what with One Nation and Brexit. But there was a dog…and perhaps that is enough.
That particularly titanic vessel has struck the iceberg, with Theresa May promising to quit on the condition that her unbackable version of Brexit passes. You read that right.
With the final countdown into the single digits, the options left for Brexit are particularly thin. One, unfortunately, involves dragging it out further. Are we there yet?