Members of Belfast City Council
This is a list of the 51 members of Belfast City Council, elected at the local elections on 5 May 2011.
Belfast City Council currently comprises 51 electoral wards, nominally one for each elected ...
Joe Benton
Joseph Edward Benton (born 28 September 1933) is a British Labour Party politician who was the Member of Parliament (MP) for Bootle from 1990 to 2015.
Benton was born in Bootle, Merseyside and was...
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Austin Ardill
Captain Robert Austin Ardill MC (1917 – 12 October 2010) was a Northern Irish unionist politician.Ardill was born in Belfast and educated at Coleraine Academical Institution. He later worked as...
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Thomas Leigh (Lord Mayor)
Sir Thomas Leigh (c. 1509 – November 17, 1571) was Lord Mayor of London in 1558.
He has been wrongly credited to be the ancestor that links Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Prince Harry and Cath...
Steve Radford
Steve Richard Radford (born 1957) is a British politician, and is leader of the Liberal Party, joined by Councillors Kevin Morrison and Hazel Williams. Radford has spoken on platforms including Stop T...
Hamish Watt
Hamish Watt (27 December 1925 - 12 April 2014) was a Scottish politician, farmer and writer. The son of William Watt and Caroline Allan, he was educated at Keith Grammar School and at the University o...
Edward Hartley
Edward Robertshaw Hartley (1855–1918) was a British socialist politician.Hartley began work in a mill at the age of ten, before becoming a warehouse clerk and then a butcher. He became an activ...
Norman Dennis
Norman Dennis (16 August 1929 – 13 November 2010) was a British sociologist.Born one of four sons to a tram driver, Dennis was educated at Bede Collegiate Boy's School and was offered a place at Corpu...
Sammy Wilson
Samuel "Sammy" Wilson (born 4 April 1953) is a British politician from Northern Ireland who is a member of parliament (MP) and a Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) for East Antrim. He served as ...
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George Seawright
George Seawright (c. 1951 - 3 December 1987) was a controversial unionist politician and paramilitary in Northern Ireland who was assassinated by the Irish People's Liberation Organisation (IPLO) duri...
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Eric Smyth
Eric Smyth is a unionist politician and religious minister in Northern Ireland.Smyth was first elected to Belfast City Council for the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) in 1981, representing 'Area F' wh...
George Brown (communist)
George Brown was an Irish born communist activist and trade unionist who was based in Manchester, England for most of his life. He was a brigadista in the International Brigades fighting on the Repub...
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Barry Legg
Barry Charles Legg (born 30 May 1949) was the Conservative Member of Parliament (MP) for Milton Keynes South West from 1992 until the 1997 general election when he was defeated by Labour's Phyllis Sta...
Peter Levene, Baron Levene of Portsoken
Peter Keith Levene, Baron Levene of Portsoken KBE (born 8 December 1941 - in Pinner) is chairman of Starr Underwriting Agents Limited and was Lord Mayor of London 1998 to 1999.
He was educated at ...
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Robert Moreland
Robert John Moreland (born 21 August 1941) is a British management consultant and politician. After a single term as a Conservative Party Member of the European Parliament, he served on the Economic a...
Gerry Sutcliffe
Gerard "Gerry" Sutcliffe (born 13 May 1953) is a British Labour Party politician who was Member of Parliament (MP) for Bradford South from 1994 to 2015, and was the Minister for Sport and Tourism in t...
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Joe Anderson (politician)
Joseph 'Joe' Anderson OBE (born 24 June 1958) is a British Labour Party politician who is the first directly elected mayor of Liverpool, having been elected with 57% of the vote on 3 May 2012. He pre...
Murad Qureshi
Murad Qureshi (born 27 May 1965) is a British Labour and Co-operative Party politician, and a Member of the London Assembly.
Qureshi was born in Greater Manchester, but he was brought up in Westmi...
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