Less a celebration, more a funeral

Election 2017 logoAs a Conservative Party member today feels more like a funeral when, in truth, it should have been a coronation, writes Martin Curtis, associate director at Curtin & Co.

Whether Theresa May remains prime minister in the long term remains to be seen. However, it looks like the short-term outcome is an informal arrangement between the DUP and the Conservatives.

I suspect the DUP view is that Northern Ireland can gain from this while, at the same time, they keep Jeremy Corbyn out of power – someone they