The President regularly invites Northern loyalists to the Aras for private meetings to advance her 'bridge-building' agenda. For the same reason, her husband Martin has reputedly taken some senior loyalists - such as UDA leader Jackie McDonald - out for a spot of golf.
The Aras refuses to disclose any details of these meetings - not even Jackie's handicap - citing the need for confidentiality, and the sensitivity of the process. Nor is the Office...
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