26 June 2003 Edition

Mala Poist

26 June 2003

Always look on the bright side

A Chairde,

When is a 17% reduction in support, being overtaken by your political rivals and winning a by-election you should never had to fight (SDLP infighting, wouldn't you know?) greeted as "an excellent result"? When you happen to lead the SDLP, that's when!

Because that is exactly what happened in the by-election in South Down and that is how the... Free article

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