Belfast Telegraph

Tuesday 16 September 2014

Alliance picks EU canidate

An opera loving-qualified football referee has been selected as the Alliance Party candidate for the European election.

North Down Deputy Mayor Ian James Parsley was endorsed as the party candidate at a meeting of the governing body in Newtownabbey at the weekend.

Mr Parsley said after the meeting: “This campaign is not about making us work for Europe, but about making Europe work for us — for our families, for our businesses, for our communities.”

COMMENT RULES: Comments that are judged to be defamatory, abusive or in bad taste are not acceptable and contributors who consistently fall below certain criteria will be permanently blacklisted. The moderator will not enter into debate with individual contributors and the moderator’s decision is final. It is Belfast Telegraph policy to close comments on court cases, tribunals and active legal investigations. We may also close comments on articles which are being targeted for abuse. Problems with commenting? customercare@belfasttelegraph.co.uk

Latest News

Latest Sport

Latest Showbiz