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Squinter has been a regular feature of the Andersonstown News since the early 1970s. The diary column has been written by a number of people over the years and the present incumbent has been taking a sideways look at the week just gone – or indeed the one to come – for over 20 years now. The column has a wide remit, wandering from humorous items of local interest to local and national politics. See Squinter on Twitter for daily doses of the funny, the strange and the totally bonkers.

Latest Stories

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SQUINTER: A DUP poetry lesson & Christmas songs selection

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SQUINTER: Centenary celebration moolah up for grabs

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SQUINTER: Flying your Christmas colours isn’t easy

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SQUINTER: Arlene’s across every jot and twittle yet again

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SQUINTER'S CHRISTMAS CAROL: Who’s been naughty and nice at Stormont in our year of Covid?

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SQUINTER: Will City Hall show its UVF wreath teeth?

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SQUINTER: Cowboys and Indians for the internet age

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SQUINTER: In the end it’s the laughter that gets you

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SQUINTER: All’s not rosy in the White House garden

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SQUINTER: All that glitters is most definitely not gold

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SQUINTER: Van the Man on the same side as Sammy and Jim

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SQUINTER: Covering up and locking down as Covid continues