13 May 2010 Edition
13 May 2010
With 25.5% of the popular vote, Sinn Féin consolidated its position as the North's largest party in last week's Westminster elections. The rise in Sinn Féin's vote share and the retention of its five seats showed that the party's message of equality and Irish reunification resonated with the electorate. Michelle Gildernew's victory in Fermanagh/South Tyrone, where she faced incredible odds including a single candidate supported by all the unionist parties and vote splitting by the SDLP, was particularly sweet. Free article
An Phoblacht Magazine
AN PHOBLACHT MAGAZINE:
- The first edition of this new magazine will feature a 10 page special on the life and legacy of our leader Martin McGuinness to mark the first anniversary of his untimely passing.
- It will include a personal reminiscence by Gerry Adams and contributions from the McGuinness family.
- There will also be an exclusive interview with our new Uachtarán Mary Lou McDonald.