Connected in Conflict? Beirut to Belfast

As Belfast City Hall glows red, white and green as tribute to the recent explosion in Beirut, it’s a stark reminder that the two cities, despite being over 3,000 miles apart are more connected that it would seem.

Standing in front of City Hall, a place were tributes are often seen as contentious and polarising for Northern Ireland’s community, the people here are reminded how far we have come…