Whoa! We average 60,000+ unique weekly readers!


Alliance Candidates outline Priorities for the North Coast

1 Mins read

Alliance Candidates for the constituencies for East Londonderry and North Antrim, Yvonne Boyle and Stephen McFarland, believe a joint vision across the North Coast can deliver the key areas of investment need in the next Assembly.

On the eve of polling day, they said:

“On the 5th May, Alliance will be standing up for the North Coast to begin to move it forward, faster! We need to address our long standing regional imbalances developing centres of economic success in Ballymena, Limavady and Coleraine Addressing our lack of inter-connectivity by upgrading key transport corridors of the A2 and A6, and supporting growth in bus and rail by delivering greater frequency and increasing capacity. Ensuring a fair deal for our farmers and driving developing industries such as tourism and technologies to reach their full potential.”
Former Deputy Mayor of Coleraine Yvonne Boyle stressed “Unlocking the potential of our beautiful North Coast will be a major engine for growth. I want to tackle to the long standing duplication and inefficiencies in our public spending, seeing money and resources reinvested back into our local health service, as well as skills and training opportunities for people of every age.”
North Antrim candidate Stephen McFarland added “Addressing our long standing regional imbalances by investing in our transport infrastructure an improving our inter-connectivity. Supporting our agriculture and food sector to expand beyond it traditional bases and delivery top quality produce. I will campaign for long term funding to celebrate our literary festivals, arts and culture which will enrich our lives and increase tourism. ”

10836 posts

About author
An article that is attributed to the Causeway Coast Community Team has either involved multiple authors, written by a contributor or the main body of content is from a press release. Got a news-related tip you’d like to see covered on Causeway Coast Community? Email us - [email protected]
Related posts

Bid for Belfast to host Armed Forces Day 2022 slammed by Sinn Fein

1 Mins read
FacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsAppA bid to bring Armed Forces Day to Belfast has been condemned by Sinn Fein. The last Armed Forces Day in Northern…

Executive statement on Coronavirus Health Regulations

1 Mins read
FacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsAppThe Executive has today agreed changes to the Coronavirus Health Regulations to reduce the numbers who can gather indoors and outdoors, including…

Murphy allocates funds for health, childcare and free school meals

1 Mins read
FacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsAppFinance Minister Conor Murphy today allocated over £250 million as part of the 2020-21 June monitoring round process. Announcing the funding, Minister…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *