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wapping great mix-up Residents of the Fountain estate in Londonderry are claiming ‘foul play’ at the hands of the Housing Executive. For despite the fact that they voted by a 2-1 majority for the retention of their district heating system last year, they claim the Executive has gone back on its word.

guy identity crisis A call for changes in the system of confirming the identification of voters was urged yesterday by Councillor James Guy. Councillor Guy was the leader of the Ulster Unionist Party members on the previous City Council. He pointed to the fact that a meeting has been arranged by the Chief Electoral Officer for the province, Mr Patrick Bradley, with his Deputy Electoral Officers. Councillor Guy said he understands there will be an emphasis on the identity of electors.