Orange Invitation

Dear Sir, It was one year ago that the Grand Master, Edward Stephenson speaking at Rossnowlagh  said: “I publicly invite the President of the Republic of Ireland, Michael D Higgins, to join us . . . next year”. I am sure that inquisitive people like myself would like to know the answer to three questions: Was there an official request

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Northern Ireland must learn to live within means

I NOTED with some interest the headline (July 2), “Northern Ireland politicians as bad as the Greeks, says Theresa Villiers”. While the Secretary of State does not mention Greece in her excellent article, however “parts of Europe” is a clear reference to the present state of affairs in that country. There are obvious parallels between Greece and Northern Ireland. Both

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George Best – Role model?

Is he the Best role model for Order? Reading the article “Famous Red Devil who once wore orange – Football legend Best’s collarette to go on show at Orders new museum” by Nevin Farrell (BT 22 June) left me disturbed on two accounts: Firstly, is George Best, who was well known for much more than his football skills, really the

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