Eddie McGrady

Former Social Democratic and Labour Party MP for South Down

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10th June 2020 onwards

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Profile

Former Social Democratic and Labour Party MP for South Down, Former Social Democratic and Labour Party MLA for South Down

Entered the House of Commons on 11 June 1987 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 12 April 2010 — did not stand for re-election

Entered the Assembly on 25 June 1998 — General election

Left the Assembly on 28 April 2003 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Northern Ireland
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Home Department
  • Treasury
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Water Service
  • Sellafield
  • Civil Service
  • Asylum Seekers
  • Housing

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)

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Last updated: 12 Apr 2010.

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