Twitter reacts: John Hume turns 80 years old
Former SDLP leader and peacemaking pioneer John Hume turned 80 today and several high-profile names have been quick to send him birthday wishes on Twitter.
Wednesday, 18th January 2017, 1:09 pm
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The Derry man's name was trending on the social network this morning thanks to tweets from the SDLP's Colum Eastwood, Mark Durkan and Sinn Fein's Martin McGuinness.