Belfast North

 

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North Belfast

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The North Belfast constituency consists of wards from the Belfast City and Newtownabbey Borough councils.

 

Current MP: Nigel Dodds (Democratic Unionist Party)

 

Current MLAs:

Paula Bradley (DUP)

William Humphrey (DUP)

Gerry Kelly (Sinn Fein)

Alban Maginness (SDLP)

Nelson McCausland (DUP)

Caral Ni Chuilin (Sinn Fein)

DUP HOLD

NORTH BELFAST

WESTMINSTER

2015

RESULT

 

Candidate

Party

Votes

Percentage of vote

change %

Nigel Dodds

DUP

19,096

47%

+7

Gerry Kelly

Sinn Fein

13,770

33.9%

-0.1

Alban Maginness

SDLP

3,338

8.2%

-4.1

Jason O'Neill

Alliance

2,941

7.2%

+2.4

Gemma Weir

Workers Party

919

2.3%

+2.3

Fra Hughes

Independent

529

1.3%

+1.3

2011 ASSEMBLY

Candidate

Party

1st Pref Votes

Percentage

Elected

Gerry Kelly

Sinn Fein

6,674

19.9

ELECTED

Nelson McCausland

DUP

5,200

15.5

ELECTED

Alban Maginness

SDLP

4,025

12.0

ELECTED

William Humphrey

DUP

3,724

11.0

ELECTED

Paula Bradley

DUP

3,488

10.4

ELECTED

Caral Ni Chuilin

Sinn Fein

2,999

9.0

ELECTED

Fred Cobain

UUP

2,758

8.2

 

Billy Webb

Alliance

2,096

6.3

 

Raymond McCord

Independent

1,176

3.5

 

JJ Magee

Sinn Fein

998

3.0

 

John Lavery

Workers' Party

332

1.0

 

2011 WESTMINSTER

Candidate

Party

Votes

Percentage

% change

Nigel Dodds

DUP

14,812

40.0

-5.6

Gerry Kelly

Sinn Fein

12,588

34.0

+5.4

Alban Maginness

SDLP

4,544

12.3

-3.9

Fred Cobain

UUP (UCU)

2,837

7.7

+0.6

Billy Webb

Alliance

1,809

4.9

+3.5

Martin McCauley

Independent

403

1.1

n/a