Tag Archives: Joe Byrne MLA

The Great West Tyrone SDLP Candidate Selection Controversy

As soon as we get to the point of selecting candidates for an election, we get some controversy…internal jockeying for position and the inevitable row betweendisgruntled locals and Party HQ. Take the SDLP Selection Convention in West Tyrone last week. … Continue reading

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Westminster Election 2015: West Tyrone

First the results. In this seat, Pat Doherty veteran Sinn Féin MP was returned fairly easily but he did lose a lot of votes. His chief asset was that he was the Incumbent and that is always an asset. But … Continue reading

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Dolores Fiasco Is Good For SDLP

Dolores Kelly is the Deputy Leader of the SDLP, the Party of which I am a member. She is also the sole SDLP MLA in my constituency. Being Deputy Leader of the Party suggests #2 in the Party hierarchy In … Continue reading

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Constituency Offices…#7 Joe Byrne MLA

Strabane today in the constituency of West Tyrone.  The offices of Joe Byrne SDLP MLA for West Tyrone. A terraced house in a square. The bay window advertises “A Night at the Races” a fundraising event tomorrow night. There is a … Continue reading

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