Danny Kennedy MLA Newry and Armagh, Ulster Unionist Party, Deputy Speaker


  • Tel 028 9052 1336

  • Email:

  • Constituency address

    107 Main Street, Coolmillish, Markethill BT60 1PH United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    Parliament Buildings, Stormont, Belfast BT4 3XX United Kingdom
Danny Kennedy

Most spoken phrases

Last updated 3rd Jun 2009

  1. Israeli settlements
  2. Northcote Road shops
  3. Dangerous dogs petition
  4. Clapham Junction tube
  5. Heathrow expansion
  6. Health services
  7. Fly tipping

This information is based on the most frequently spoken phrases by this representative.


  • Born:

  • Positions

    Member, Preparation for Government Committee 2006-07; Minister for: Employment and Learning 2010-11, Regional Development 2011-15; UUP Spokesperson for Justice 2015-; Deputy Speaker 2016-.
  • NI Assembly Committee

  • Electoral history

    MLA for Newry and Armagh since 25 June 1998.
  • Political interests

    Economic development, tourism, education.
  • Party groups

    Ulster Unionist Party: Member 1974-, Deputy Leader, Assembly Party 2005-10.
  • All party groups (office-holding)

    Secretary Ethnic Minority Communities Assembly Group 2008-11; Treasurer Pro-Life Assembly Group 2008-11.
  • Countries of interest

    Central Europe, USA.

Election record for Newry and Armagh, 05 May 2011

Party Percentage of votes
Sinn Fein 40.8%
Social Democratic & Labour Party 23.5%
Ulster Unionist Party 18.7%
Name Party Seats Votes % of votes
Cathal Boylan, Mickey Brady, Conor Murphy Sinn Fein 3 18,995 40.8
Dominic Bradley Social Democratic & Labour Party 1 10,948 23.5
Danny Kennedy Ulster Unionist Party 1 8,718 18.7
William Irwin Democratic Unionist Party 1 6,101 13.1
Turnout 59.7%

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