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ENG: Mark Durkan MP (born 26 June 1960) is an Irish politician in Northern Ireland who was the Deputy First Minister of Northern Ireland from 2001 to 2002, and the Leader of the Social Democratic and Labour Party from 2001 to 2010. Political career He became involved in politics in 1981 when he became a member of the Social Democratic and Labour Party. In 1984 he went to work for John Hume as his Westminster Assistant. He became a key figure in organising by-election campaigns for Seamus Mallon and Eddie McGrady in the 1980s. In 1990 Durkan became chairperson of the SDLP, a position he served in until 1995. He was a key member of the party's negotiating team in the run up to the Good Friday Agreement. Following the Agreement he was elected to the Northern Ireland Assembly in ...
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HML job losses for Derry

The call centre company HML has begun negotiations with staff over job losses at its Londonderry operation. Thirty eight people are going after the firm lost a major client.HML said 22 staff have already applied for voluntary redundancy but it cannot rule out 16 compulsory job losses.The company said it had worked hard to minimise the impact on employees by asking for volunteers for redundancy and was offering extensive support throughout the process.Foyle SDLP MP Mark Durkan said that while there had been job losses with HML in the city before, he was "confident" that the company would stay ...

Little love lost in tough battle for leadership of SDLP

The votes of Durkan loyalists could be crucial in a fractious campaign that could do more harm than good IT WAS never going to surprise anyone that Alasdair McDonnell would be the first to announce his ambition to lead the SDLP. Nor was it any great shock to learn that a candidate would be found to oppose him.However, the unveiling of Stormont Minister Margaret Ritchie as that opponent is making the first leadership election in the party’s 40-year history something to watch.Ritchie, standing against the counsel of South Down MP and political mentor Eddie McGrady, is now the hope of ...

Durkan wants spending watchdog

Published Date: 21 January 2009 Foyle MP Mark Durkan has called for the setting up of a new Assembly committee to keep a close eye on public spending.He's been responding at Stormont to a DUP motion calling for proposals to reduce the number of government departments and maximise money spent on frontline services.Mr Durkan said: "We propose a new standing committee based on the Public Accounts Committee that will permanently interrogate the cost of government. "It could bring in representatives and ask them to justify the money they are spending, as after all it is the job of this Assembly ...

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Durkan hosts first meeting of 'joined up thinking' panel - Londonderry Today
Londonderry TodayDurkan hosts first meeting of 'joined up thinking' panelLondonderry TodayEnvironment Minister Mark H Durkan (left) chaired the first meeting of the new Partnership Panel for Northern Ireland. The Panel has been created under the local government reform programme, which will see Northern Ireland s 11 new councils take over ...
SDLP: Scrap air passenger duty for children-says Foyle MP Durkan - Derry Journal
Derry JournalSDLP: Scrap air passenger duty for children-says Foyle MP DurkanDerry JournalSDLP Foyle MP Mark Durkan has co-sponsored a parliamentary motion at Westminster calling on the British government to reduce the financial impact on hardworking families in Derry and throughout the North by scrapping the Air Passenger Duty on ...
Allow Queen's oath alternative - Durkan - U.TV
Telegraph.co.ukAllow Queen's oath alternative - DurkanU.TVMark Durkan said representatives lost their credibility if the first thing they did was utter an oath or affirmation of allegiance to the Queen, if they did not believe in the idea of a monarchy. He said: "We are pursuing a Bill which is creating the ...MPs 'should swear on oath to be good'Telegraph.co.ukall 2 news articles »
Gaza conflict: Durkan raises Derry outrage over Gaza at Westminster - Derry Journal
Derry JournalGaza conflict: Durkan raises Derry outrage over Gaza at WestminsterDerry JournalSDLP Foyle MP Mark Durkan has expressed the outrage felt in Derry over the scale of violence visited on the people of Gaza during Operation Protective Edge – and has re-iterated his call for strong international support for a two-state solution in ...and more »

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