Translink In Northern Ireland Facing Uncertain Future

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NH2060
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Translink In Northern Ireland Facing Uncertain Future

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Northern Ireland Railways and the rest of the transport network at risk of steep cuts:
In 2015/16, funding provided to Translink by Stormont was cut and its budget has struggled to recover.

Department for Infrastructure official John McGrath told a Stormont committee Translink's viability is "in jeopardy".
https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-northern-ireland-51557506

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Re: Translink In Northern Ireland Facing Uncertain Future

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NH2060 wrote:
Fri Feb 21, 2020 12:52 pm
Northern Ireland Railways and the rest of the transport network at risk of steep cuts:
In 2015/16, funding provided to Translink by Stormont was cut and its budget has struggled to recover.

Department for Infrastructure official John McGrath told a Stormont committee Translink's viability is "in jeopardy".
https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-northern-ireland-51557506
Even after reading the Article , I can't fiqure out what / who Stormont is .? anyone know?
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Re: Translink In Northern Ireland Facing Uncertain Future

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I think I've read that it's the building in which the legislature meets.

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Re: Translink In Northern Ireland Facing Uncertain Future

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Yes. Stormont = the N.I. "Capitol Hill" as a short way of identifying the local legislature.
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