Willie Mccrea

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 DUP leader Arlene Foster with deputy leader Nigel Dodds at the launch of the party’s manifesto  in Belfast. The party’s MP Paul Girvan should have enough to hold on to his seat in South Antrim. File photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

South Antrim is a constituency where since the start of this Millennium the DUP and the Ulster Unionists have fought great battles to win the seat, wi(...)

MID ULSTER CANDIDATES: Keith Alexander Buchanan (DUP); Alan Day (Ukip); Linda Dillon (Sinn Féin); Néidín Hendron (Alliance); Hannah Loughrin (TUV); Ian McCrea (DUP); Patsy McGlone (SDLP); Ian Milne (Sinn Féin); Michelle O’Neill (Sinn Féin); Sandra Overend (UUP); Hugh Scullion (Workers’ Party); Stefan Taylor (Greens).

In a dramatic finish to Mid Ulster, Rev Willie McCrea’s son Ian lost his seat to DUP colleague Keith Buchanan. Mr Buchanan (DUP) ended with 4,566 vo(...)

Sinn Fein’s Francie Molloy said this election campaign was “very much about equality but some parties find it very hard to understand that and some parties don’t accept equality.” Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Sinn Féin’s Francie Molloy breezed home in Mid Ulster with a substantial majority, but there was controversy at the count centre in Ballymena in the e(...)

UUP candidate for Fermanagh and South Tyrone Tom Elliott arrives at the polling station in his home town of Ballinamallard, Co Fermanagh, as voting continues across the UK in the most uncertain general election for decades. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Northern Ireland’s political leaders have cast their votes in an election that could hand some of them a role in shaping the next government.Democrati(...)