East Londonderry needs a Remain MP, says McCaw, as he is selected by Alliance

East Londonderry needs an MP who will advocate for the Remain majority in the constituency, Alliance’s Chris McCaw has said, after he was selected by the party to run in any upcoming Westminster election. Chris, who has served as Councillor for Causeway since May 2018, said it was a chance for those backing Remain to […]

McCaw expresses disappointment at DUP walkout over Pride Flag

Alliance Causeway Councillor Chris McCaw has said he is “very disappointed” that the DUP group decided to walk out of a council discussion on flying the Rainbow flag for Belfast Pride festival this year. Councillor McCaw said: “Flying a rainbow flag for one day from Council headquarters would be a small yet very significant gesture […]

McCaw hits out at those behind racist posters

Alliance Councillor Chris McCaw has hit out at those behind racist posters which have been put up in Portrush. The posters were displayed around the Girona Avenue area of the town, with Councillor McCaw saying their appearance was “disgusting”. “It is clear these posters and their underlying message are trying to sow division among people […]

McCaw praises NHS staff following hospital stay

Alliance Causeway Councillor Chris McCaw has praised NHS staff following a short hospital stay. Councillor McCaw said workers at Causeway Hospital provided a vital service for the local community. “I would like to pay tribute to everyone who works in our local hospital. In particular, I would like to recognise the hard work of the […]

McCaw says it was a privilege to attend Armed Forces Day

Alliance Causeway Coast and Glens Councillor Chris McCaw has said it was a privilege to attend the first regional Armed Forces Day in Coleraine. Councillor McCaw was speaking after turning out at the service on behalf of Alliance. He said the service at the town’s war memorial was a fitting tribute to the armed forces. […]

Alliance selects Chris McCaw to replace the late Barney Fitzpatrick

Alliance has selected local activist Chris McCaw to fill the party’s seat on Causeway Coast and Glens Council – a seat left vacant by the sudden passing of long standing Councillor Barney Fitzpatrick earlier this month. Selected by local Alliance members at a special meeting on Tuesday night (May 29) at Portstewart Town Hall, Chris […]

Alliance representatives pay tribute to Barney Fitzpatrick

Alliance Leader Naomi Long MLA has paid tribute to party Councillor Barney Fitzpatrick, who has passed away. Barney, who served as Councillor for the Causeway area of the Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, passed away in hospital yesterday (Saturday). He was first elected to the previous Coleraine Borough Council in 2006, which followed 40 […]