Tag Archives: Gerry Kelly MLA

Westminster Election 2015: North Belfast

The Results: North Belfast was nasty on so many levels. An Electoral Pact between DUP and UUP to bolster Nigel Dodds in a seat that the DUP was concerned would be lost to unionism. Indeed there was a second and … Continue reading

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Poster Boys & Girls…#1 Gerry Kelly (Sinn Féin)

So the Westminster Election 2015 gets underway and with it the Election posters. This one is Gerry Kelly MLA (Sinn Féin, North Belfast). It is on the Antrim Road, in the New Lodge area. It was taken last Thirsday. This … Continue reading

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I Beg Your (Royal) Pardon

So Gerry Kelly MLA is the proud owner of a “Royal Pardon”. Who knew? Who guessed? If he is “proud” of his pardon, he has been remarkably modest about it. In fact he never mentioned it. It just turned up … Continue reading

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Je Suis SDLP

So things have got nasty. Overnight the Constituency Office of Alban Magennis, SDLP MLA for North Belfast was attacked. The SDLP Office is actually above a business on the Antrim Road and as you will see, the people who daubed … Continue reading

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Dolours Price RIP

Dolours Price died yesterday aged 61. She will be forever known as one of the Price Sisters and one of the Old Bailey bombers in 1973, when she was just 22 years old. The Old Bailey bombers received long jail … Continue reading

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Nolan…Just Say No

Let me make this clear. The Stephen Nolan Radio Show is the lowest form of political discourse. Nolan transferring his “act”….and make no mistake…it is an act…of playing the Reasonable Exasperated Everyman forced to deal with lesser people who just … Continue reading

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That Was The Week That Was

A bad week……but what exactly happened? Belfast City Council meet to debate the Big Flag…..the British one which flies over the City Hall. Belfast is no linger a unionist citadel. There are fifty councillors. Sinn Féin have sixteen. SDLP eight. … Continue reading

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“You’re The One That I Want”?

 Gerry Kelly MLA looked interesting on UTV News tonight. What WAS he wearing? I was thinking that he had maybe dropped into Havelock House straight from a rehearsal of Sinn Féin Amateur Dramatic Societys production of “Grease”. Caitriona Ruane as … Continue reading

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