Archive for April, 2015

“Five years ago I asked for your support to elect me as MP for this very special and beautiful constituency of South Down. I was honoured to be elected then, and I have been proud to serve you as your MP. When I was elected, I gave a solemn undertaking that I would serve all […]

Speaking after attending a meeting of Early Year’s Providers in Kilkeel on Monday 30th March, Margaret Ritchie, SDLP Parliamentary Candidate said;   “It is unacceptable to learn that the provision of a range of pre-school service is at risk for many of your children in South Down. In reducing the funding to the Early Years […]

Margaret Ritchie has made representations to the Roads Service to request traffic calming measures for St Mary’s Terrace, Ballykeel, Hilltown Road in Cabra. Margaret Ritchie, SDLP’s Parliamentary Candidate for South Down, said today, “I have been informed by a number of concerned residents in the area that traffic speeds are particularly high at this location, […]

Margaret Ritchie has made representations to the Roads Service to request traffic calming measures for St Mary’s Terrace, Ballykeel, Hilltown Road in Cabra. Margaret Ritchie, SDLP’s Parliamentary Candidate for South Down, said today, “I have been informed by a number of concerned residents in the area that traffic speeds are particularly high at this location, […]

SDLP Westminster Candidate for South Down Margaret Ritchie has promised that the party will make securing a VAT cut to boost the local tourism and hospitality sector a priority following the election.   Ms Ritchie stated:   “I was disappointed that another Budget went past in April in which the opportunity was missed to cut […]