The NI Protocol


A chara, – As Britain embarks on another round of talks aimed at disrupting (at best) the Northern Ireland Protocol, I would like to encourage Boris Johnson and David Frost to keep in mind this quote from Hilary Mantel’s Wolf Hall.

“Wolsey always said that the making of a treaty is the treaty. It doesn’t matter what the terms are, just that there are terms. It’s the goodwill that matters. When that runs out, the treaty is broken, whatever the terms say.” – Is mise,


Drimnagh, Dublin 12.