Basil McCrea MLA Lagan Valley, NI21


Basil McCrea

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

    UUP Spokesperson for: Education 2007-11, Employment and Learning 2007-08, 2011-12, Justice 2011-12.
  • NI Assembly Committee

    Culture, Arts and Leisure.
  • Electoral history

    MLA for Lagan Valley 2007-11, and for Lagan Valley (revised boundary) since 5 May 2011.
  • Political interests

  • Party groups

    Member, Department of the Economy Unit, Ulster Unionist Party 2012; UUP Whip suspended December 2012; Resigned from UUP 15 February 2013; Sat as an Independent 15 February-6 June 2013; Leader, NI21 2013-.
  • All party groups (office-holding)

    Chair: Learning Disability Assembly Group 2009-11, Science and Technology Group 2012-; Vice-chair Sexual Health Group 2012-.

Election record for Lagan Valley, 05 May 2011

Party Percentage of votes
Democratic Unionist Party 53.1%
Ulster Unionist Party 20.4%
Alliance Party 12.4%
Name Party Seats Votes % of votes
Jonathan Craig, Paul Givan, Brenda Hale, Edwin Poots Democratic Unionist Party 4 18,854 53.1
Basil McCrea Ulster Unionist Party 1 7,253 20.4
Trevor Lunn Alliance Party 1 4,389 12.4
Turnout 52.4%

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