Robinson and McGuinness to meet Taoiseach on A5

Peter Robinson and Martin McGuinness are this morning meeting with Enda Kenny to discuss the Irish government’s postponement of funding for the A5.

In a joint statement issue following yesterday’s meeting of the north’s executive, the first and deputy first ministers said :” “The Executive remains committed to the project and we also note that the Irish Government has committed itself to delivering it on a longer timescale.

“We will therefore be meeting the Taoiseach tomorrow to achieve maximum clarity on this issue.”