Monday 20th May 2013 SDLP spokesperson for Culture, Arts and Leisure Karen McKevitt has said she welcomes the news that Universal Pictures are to film ‘Dracula’ here in Northern Ireland over a three month period beginning this coming August.
Monday 20th May 2013 With time running out for final approvals being given for the Narrow Water Bridge project, SDLP MLA Karen McKevitt has said:
Monday 20th May 2013 SDLP Agricultural spokesperson Joe Byrne has said that the Minister for Agriculture must earmark grant aid to struggling farmers and recognise in particular the unique challenges faced by hill farmers.
Monday 20th May 2013 SDLP Councillor Kate Mullan has said she is saddened to hear of the death of a 63- year-old man in a top floor flat at University Street.
Monday 20th May 2013 SDLP Foyle MP Mark Durkan has said yesterday’s Martin Luther King III peace event in Derry – attended by a crowd of thousands in Guildhall Square – was a ‘tremendous statement of hope and purpose’.
Sunday 19th May 2013 The SDLP has welcomed the agreed statement following the engagement weekend in Cardiff involving community and political representatives and the PSNI.
Friday 17th May 2013 SDLP Foyle MP Mark Durkan co-sponsored an event at Westminster this week by Eirgrid (which operates the Single Electricity Market on the island of Ireland) to discuss targets on renewable energy.
Friday 17th May 2013 East Derry SDLP MLA John Dallat has persuaded his colleagues on the Stormont Public Accounts Committee to go to jail to learn about the educational work that is taking place in Magilligan Prison, focusing on literacy and numeracy.
Friday 17th May 2013 SDLP Dunmurry Cross Councillor Brian Heading has condemned those behind yesterday’s shooting in Foxes Glen, where PSNI officers were targeted after responding to hoax reports of a burglary.
Thursday 16th May 2013 SDLP South Down MP Margaret Ritchie has spoken following a presentation to the Joint Committee for the Implementation of the Good Friday Agreement by the Chambers of Commerce from Warrenpoint and Louth regarding the proposed Narrow Water Bridge project.