Tag Archives: Claire Sugden

Assembly Election 2017: East Derry

The key difference between Assembly 2016 and Assembly 2017 is that only five MLAs will be elected from each constituncy. For at least eighteen MLAs and their staff, this election has come four years too early. The percentage of votes … Continue reading

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The End Is Nigh?

Three questions. Will RHI bring down the Government? Would it be a bad thing? Do you care? I suppose the short answer to the first question is that it is too soon to tell. But it seems increasingly obvious that … Continue reading

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I Blame LetsGetAlongerists

I blame LetsGetAlongerists. They havent gone away ya know. There is of course something hypocritical about Votes of No Confidence. Its a bit like shouting “Penalty!!” or “Offside!!!” At the TV screen when you are watching a football match involving … Continue reading

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The New Executive

Well three weeks is certainly a long time in Norn Iron Politics. I was pretty disappointed as the results came thru. But today as the new Executive takes up office, I am actually quite happy. As it turns out, the … Continue reading

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Profile: East Derry

Candidates: DUP: Adrian McQuillan. George Robinson. Maurice Bradley. UUP: William McCandless.Aaron Callan. Ind Unionist: Claire Sugden. Alliance: Yvonne Boyle. PUP: Russell Watton. TUV: Jordan Armstrong. UKIP: Steven Parkhill. Conservative: David Harding. Stuart Canning. Green: Amber Hamill. SDLP: Gerry Mullan. Sinn … Continue reading

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