Newton Emerson: DUP seeks bogey man as ‘sea border’ solution looms

Sammy Wilson’s attack on Coveney is a diversion from common travel area for goods

Northern Secretary Karen Bradley said on Wednesday that there would be no new cameras on the Border after Brexit. Video: Parliament TV

Sammy Wilson, an MP and former Stormont finance minister, has accused Tánaiste Simon Coveney of being a “belligerent, interfering Brit-basher” using Brexit “as an excuse to break up the UK”.

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