Monday, 16 November 2009

North Down Alliance Insight

November 2009: North Down Alliance discuss ongoing developments at Stormont

A well attended Executive Committee meeting for the North Down Association of the Alliance Party took place on Monday 9 November 2009 and focused on ongoing developments at Stormont.

Alliance MLA for North Down Dr Stephen Farry provided a briefing on a range of issues ranging from the Review of Public Administration and proposed merger between North Down and Ards Councils to ongoing discussions concerning the devolution of Policing and Justice.

Alliance Councillor for Bangor West, Tony Hill, was also in attendance and updated Committee members on his efforts as Mayor of North Down, noting that the recent Remembrance Sunday Ceremony in Bangor had been well attended.

Association Chairperson Neil Dickey encouraged committee members to attend the forthcoming Christmas Reception whilst Alliance Councillor for Ballyholme and Groomsport Alderman Marsden Fitzsimmons updated those present on issue of speed calming measures.

16 November 2009