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McGimpsey supports San Souci residents

Sans Souci residents deserve support in their opposition to the latest proposals by Queen’s. On 18 January, I attended a meeting with locals, and I have no hesitation in supporting them in their fight against Queen’s University. The proposal by Queen’s University to create halls of residence in Sans Souci is entirely inappropriate. Sans Souci … Continue reading

Our 2011 manifesto

Our 2011 manifesto was published today in Belfast by Tom Elliott. Launching the UUP’s assembly election manifesto, Mr Elliott said its central theme was addressing people’s needs and expectations of Stormont. You can read it online by clicking on the cover above, or download it here: UUP Manifesto

Serving up a revamp for flats

I am delighted that after many years of lobbying with local residents from Annadale Flats, the Department for Social Development has finally commenced work on a kitchen replacement scheme. While there is much still to be done, this is a positive step forward for the residents who have had to endure poor living conditions for … Continue reading

Delight at start to Annadale kitchen replacements

South Belfast Assembly Member Michael McGimpsey and Councillor Michelle Bostock have been lobbying the Department of Social Development for a number of years to secure a kitchen replacement scheme for Annadale flats. Michael hosted the then DSD Minister Margaret Ritchie in a visit to the flats in summer 2010 in order for her to see … Continue reading