One area that is the most searched in the website is policy differences between Sinn Fein and the DUP. Just in case, this is a slight overview in case it helps :-) Unfortunately, as is the case with most manifestos from NI parties they spout generic phrases and promises about the real issues of health and education but in reality these are the key issues that divide them .. and sadly on what people vote them in on..
One commonly asked question in exams tends to focus on how independent MP's / backbenchers really are. This is a classic debate.
Read Ben Wrights fantastic article here to get to grips with this - It could be useful to you on so many levels for A Level
What can I use this article for?: Whips; Labour Party ; Party discipline, Backbencher power ; MP versus Party; Opposition; Control in the Commons.
This is essential viewing for those of you studying Northern Ireland Politics. It has been a busy year and this web page helps you get your head around a lot of what went on in 2016.
One section of your course which has never been asked but which we have to cover is on the European Union and how it works.
This latest BBC Explanation page is amazing for going through the key questions about the EU.
Mr John Wishart -