Brexit ‘deception’ may have contributed to rioting, says NI’s justice minister

Guardian News published this video item, entitled “Brexit ‘deception’ may have contributed to rioting, says NI’s justice minister” – below is their description. Northern Ireland’s justice minister, Naomi Long, of the Alliance party, said ‘dishonesty’ over Brexit had fuelled resentment but condemned the violence and rioting that has hit the region over the past week. … Read more Brexit ‘deception’ may have contributed to rioting, says NI’s justice minister

UK Election: Northern Ireland politicians pitch their plans – BBC Newsnight

What happens in Northern Ireland could fundamentally shape what happens in Westminster and what becomes of Brexit. Subscribe to our channel here: https://goo.gl/31Q53F Joining Emily in the Titanic Museum in Belfast is the DUP’s Sir Jeffrey Donaldson, Sinn Fein’s Chris Hazard, the Social Democratic and Labour Party’s Claire Hanna, deputy leader of the Alliance Party … Read more UK Election: Northern Ireland politicians pitch their plans – BBC Newsnight

UK General Election 2010 Final Results: Conservatives Have Most Seats

The final results for the UK General Election 2010 are now in, though Thirsk & Malton will hold their general election on 27th May owing to the death of a candidate. The Conservatives hold the most seats, but do not have an outright majority and so will need to form a coalition with another party … Read more UK General Election 2010 Final Results: Conservatives Have Most Seats

UK General Election: Silvia Hermon Independent Takes North Down

Lady Hermon has taken the vote in North Down, Northern Ireland as an independent after refusing to stand for the Conservatives. The results were as follows: Sylvia Hermon Independent 21,181 Ian Parsley Ulster Conservatives and Unionists – New Force 6,817 Stephen Farry Alliance Party 1,876 Mary Kilpatrick Traditional Unionist Voice 1,634 Steven Agnew Green 1,043 … Read more UK General Election: Silvia Hermon Independent Takes North Down

UK General Election 2010: Alliance Party Win Belfast East

In the first major shock of the 2010 UK General Election, the Alliance Party of Northern Ireland has won the seat in Belfast East – their first ever seat – from First Minister Peter Robinson of the DUP. Belfast East 2010 General Election Result: Naomi Long – Alliance Party – 12,839 Peter Robinson – Democratic … Read more UK General Election 2010: Alliance Party Win Belfast East

UK General Election 2010: DUP Win Antrim North

The Democratic Unionist Party have won the seat of Antrim North in Northern Ireland in the 2010 UK General Election, with a majority of 12,558 from a turnout of 42,397. The full Antrim North 2010 General Election result is as follows: Ian Paisley Junior – Democratic Unionist Party – 19,672 Jim Allister – Traditional Unionist … Read more UK General Election 2010: DUP Win Antrim North

UK General Election 2010: Sinn Fein Win Tyrone West

Sinn Fein have won the Tyrone West seat in Northern Ireland in the 2010 UK General Election. Turnout was down 14.2% in this ward, which Sinn Fein won by 10,685 votes. The full Tyrone West 2010 General Election result is as follows: Pat Doherty – Sinn Fein – 18,050 Thomas Buchanan – Democratic Unionist Party … Read more UK General Election 2010: Sinn Fein Win Tyrone West

Who to Vote For in the 2009 European Elections

It is often difficult to rouse enough motivation to find out about your local politicians – especially in the 2009 European Elections when there are many small and unfamiliar parties standing and faith in politics is at an all time low. However, the European Elections use a form of proportional representation, so votes for smaller … Read more Who to Vote For in the 2009 European Elections