Blog Archives

Shannon Meets NI Fishery Harbours Authority Over Portavogie Harbour

Jim Shannon, MP for Strangford, speaking after the meeting said that it was both “constructive and helpful”. A number of issues that were discussed. Mr Shannon said: “The de-sludging of Portavogie harbour will be finalised in four weeks with a further two weeks for the waste to be dried. The lime…

Read more →

Shannon Pushes At Westminster For Fuel Pilot Scheme For Northern Ireland

Jim Shannon MP for Strangford has called for the Chancellor and Treasury to deliver a Fuel-Pilot Scheme for Northern Ireland and not to delay the process any further. He said: “The Treasury sent out a consultation document across the whole of the UK of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and…

Read more →

Shannon on Same Sex Couples Marriage Bill at Westminster

JIM Shannon, DUP MP for Strangford,  speaking after the Marriage (Same Sex couples) Bill at Westminster has expressed his views to Down News about this controversial subject which crosses legal, moral and religious boundaries. Mr Shannon said: “The single biggest mailbag I have had in all my days as an…

Read more →