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Assmbly Election 2017: Mid Ulster

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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Profile: Mid Ulster

The candidates: Sinn Féin: Michelle O’Neill. Ian Milne. Linda Dillon. SDLP: Patsy McGlone. DUP: Ian McCrea. Keith Buchanan. UUP: Sandra Overend. Alliance: Neidin Loughran. Green: Stefan Taylor. Workers Party: Hugh Scullion. TUV: Hannah Loughrin. UKIP: Alan Day. In this constituency, … Continue reading

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Mid Ulster: Preview

As the polls close in Mid Ulster, a few comments. Iit should be a comfortable win for Sinn Fein. The emergence of a single unionist candidate sealed Francie Molloys victory as “comfortable” as however unlikely a unionist victory, it hgal … Continue reading

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Patsy McGlone…Cometh The Hour, Cometh The Man.

On 1st August 2011, Patsy McGlone, SDLP Deputy Leader and MLA for Mid Ulster announced his intention to stand for the Party Leadership in November. I support him. It is hard not to feel sorry for Margaret Ritchie who was … Continue reading

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