Unionists to challenge Derry/Strabane Supercouncil name

supercouncilUnionist councillors are to contest the name of the Derry City and Strabane district council name.

The name was officially agreed at a meeting of the shadow super council earlier this year in October.

The legal challenge, known as a call-in procedure, will allow solicitors to review the motion.

DUP councillor Gary Middleton says the current name allienates the minority Unionsit community: