Tagged with Michael McGimpsey

The National Conversation

The National Conversation

Last week, Scotland’s First Minister Alex Salmond set out the question he intends to ask voters in a referendum on Scottish independence in a public consultation paper. The public consultation paper – Your Scotland Your Referendum – states that Scots would be asked: “Do you agree that Scotland should be an independent country?”. But is … Continue reading

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

Time to make Stormont work for you

I picked up a leaflet at Stormont produced by the Assembly Information Service entitled ‘Your Assembly; Working for you’ which got me thinking about the Assembly and its impact on society. On a daily basis I look around and see my colleagues taking part in debates, working on Committees and completing constituency casework and while … Continue reading

McGimpsey meets Kennedy over resident parking schemes

McGimpsey meets Kennedy over resident parking schemes

South Belfast Ulster Unionist Assembly Member Michael McGimpsey has described his meeting with Regional Development Minister Danny Kennedy regarding residents’ parking schemes as very useful and encouraging. The meeting which took place today at Stormont along with representatives from Sandy Row, Donegall Pass and Stranmillis is part of a long campaign by Michael McGimpsey and … Continue reading