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The Big Ask with SDLP MLA Cara Hunter: 'Mum gave me a great work ethic... she is an inspiration'


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SDLP member Cara Hunter, MLA for East Londonderry pictured at Parliament Buildings. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye.

SDLP member Cara Hunter, MLA for East Londonderry pictured at Parliament Buildings. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye.

Role model: Cara Hunter at Stormont

Role model: Cara Hunter at Stormont

SDLP member Cara Hunter, MLA for East Londonderry pictured at Parliament Buildings. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye.

We talk to Cara Hunter (24), who was selected as the SDLP's East Londonderry MLA following the death of John Dallat earlier this year.

Q. Tell us about your childhood.

A. I was raised in Portrush and went to St Patrick's Primary School. I was really fortunate - it was an ideal childhood.