Tag Archives: Lagan Valley

Assembly Election 2017: Lagan Valley

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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Poster Boys & Girls 2016: #18 Jenny Palmer (UUP)

Jenny Palmer: Lagan Valley. This poster is located at Govenors Road, Lisburn. Jenny Palmer is a UUP councillor in Lisburn. She is a defection from DUP, going off-message over the Red Sky controversy. She has a lesser known running mate … Continue reading

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Poster Boys & Girls 2016: #16 Trevor Lunn (Alliance)

Trevor Lunn: Lagan Valley. This poster is located at roundabout Hillsborough Road/ Govenors Road in Lisburn. Trevor Lunn (69) a MLA since 2007 is generally regarded on the right wing (socially and economically) of the Alliance Party. Ironically the poster … Continue reading

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Westminster Election 2015: Lagan Valley

The Results:   It is hard to believe that it is seventeen years since that encounter between Jeffrey Donaldson and a constituent at a polling station. Jeffrey was described as a “very devious young man”. So…Jeffrey romped home in Lagan … Continue reading

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Constituency Offices…#23 Trevor Lunn MLA

I came across the office of Trevor Lunn MLA (Alliance, Lagan Valley) by accident. It is in a side street , near the train station in Lisburn.  It is quite spacious and when I passed by (Thursday last week at … Continue reading

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Local Elections: Lisburn & Castlereagh

An amalgamation of five DEAs from Lisburn and two from Castlereagh. Both heavily loyalist. Lying mostly within the Lagan Valley and South Belfast. Results. DUP 20. UUP 8. TUV 1. NI21 1. SDLP 3. Alliance 7. SDLP Perspective. Some brave … Continue reading

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