Belfast South

On 13 February 2017, Township published its Placemaking Manifesto for Northern Ireland. We emailed every candidate standing for the 2017 Assembly Elections, asking them to answer ‘yes’ or ‘no’ to a series of questions based on our 5 policy positions.

Below, you will find the responses from candidates standing in the Belfast South constituency.

Candidate

Party

Housing

Transport

Built Heritage

Participation

Liveability

Transparency

John Hiddleston TUV

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Comments

“if elected I propose to introduce a private members bill concerning harsher penalties on Question 3.

I will consult you and others in that event.”

Claire Bailey Greens

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Paula Bradshaw Alliance

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Yes

Sean Burns CCLAB

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Naomh Gallagher SDLP

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No

Claire Hanna SDLP

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Comments

“In good faith can’t say yes to 4 – we tried to introduce a number of those provisions when planning was being reformed as part of local government reform, but they didn’t get through the executive. So while I agee with the reforms, it would misleading to give a ‘blank cheque’ yes when I know these proposals have fallen before”

Michael Henderson UUP

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No

George Jabbour CON

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No

Lily Kerr WP

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Emma Little Pengelly DUP

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No

Emmet McDonough-Brown Alliance

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Comments

“Placemaking crucial to thriving, successful communities. DUP/SF failed to give BCC regen powers”

Pádraigín Mervyn PBP

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Christopher Stalford DUP

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No

Máirtín Ó Muilleoir SF

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No