N Ireland minister halts UK goods checks

By Ian Graham
Updated February 2 2022 - 6:41pm, first published 6:39pm
Northern Ireland minister Edwin Poots says legal advice suggests border checks are unnecessary.

Northern Ireland's agriculture minister has ordered a halt from midnight to all post-Brexit checks on goods coming into the region from the rest of the United Kingdom, a move some of his partners in government say is unlawful.

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