We have written to every Assembly candidate and asked them to pledge to Shout For Equality for LGBT people in Northern Ireland, as outlined in our Policy Priorities 2016-2021.

Candidates pledging to #Shout4Equality
Candidates pledging to #Shout4Equality

Below is candidates by constituency who have shown their support and interacted with our campaign to date.

Belfast East

Amy Doherty: SDLP
Erskine Holmes: NI Labour Committee
Naomi Long: Alliance
Chris Lyttle Alliance
Chris McGimpsey: UUP
Tim Morrow: Alliance
Niall Ó Donnghaile: Sinn Fein
Courtney Robinson: Cross-Community Labour Alternative

Belfast North

Fiona Ferguson: People Before Profit
Gerry Kelly: Sinn Fein
Nichola: Mallon SDLP
Nuala McAllister: Alliance
Carál Ní Chuilín: Sinn Fein
Malachai O’Hara: Green Party
Gemma Weir: Worker’s Party

Belfast South

Clare Bailey: Green Party
Paula Bradshaw: Alliance
Séan Burns: Cross-Community Labour Alternative
Rodney McCune: UUP

Belfast West

Alex Attwood: SDLP
Gerry Carroll: People Before Profit
Alex Maskey: Sinn Fein
Rosaleen McCorley: Sinn Fein
Ellen Murray: Green Party of NI
Pat Sheehan: Sinn Fein

East Antrim

Stewart Dickson: Alliance
Danny Donnelly: Alliance
Dawn Patterson: Green Party of NI
John Stewart: UUP
Conor Sheridan: Cross Community Labour Alternative

East Derry/Londonderry

Caoimhe Archibald: Sinn Fein
Yvonne Boyle: Alliance
Stuart Canning: NI Conservatives
Cathal Ó hOisín: Sinn Fein
Claire Sugden: Independent

Fermanagh & South Tyrone

Phil Flanagan: Sinn Fein
Michelle Gildernew: Sinn Fein
Tanya Jones: Green Party of NI


Colum Eastwood: SDLP
Mary Hassan: Green Party of NI
Julia Kee: UUP
Chris McCaw: Alliance
Martin McGuinness: Sinn Fein
Maeve McLaughlin: Sinn Fein

Lagan Valley

Pat Catney: SDLP
Jack Irwin: NI Conservatives
Dan Barrios-O’Neill: Green Party of NI

Mid Ulster

Michelle O’Neill: Sinn Fein

Newry & Armagh

Megan Fearon: Sinn Fein
Conor Murphy: Sinn Fein

North Antrim

Connor Duncan: SDLP
Kathyrn Johnston: NI Labour Committee
Andrew Wright: UUP

North Down

Stephen Agnew: Green Party of NI
Stephen Farry: Alliance
Therese McCartney: Sinn Fein
Andrew Muir, MBE: Alliance
Bill Piper: UKIP

South Antrim

Helen Farley: Green Party of NI
David Ford: Alliance
Declan Kearney: Sinn Fein
David McMaster: Independent
Mark Young: NI Conservatives

South Down

Patrick Brown: Alliance
Michael Gray Sloan: Sinn Fein
John Hardy: Green Party of NI
Chris Hazzard: Sinn Fein
Caitríona Ruane: Sinn Fein


GeorgiaGrainger: Green Party of NI
Mike Nesbitt: UUP (has engaged with the campaign & referred to the UUP manifesto)

Upper Bann

Doug Beattie: UUP
Simon Lee: Green Party of NI
Sophie Long: PUP
John O’Dowd: Sinn Fein

West Tyrone

Michaela Boyle: Sinn Fein
Stephen Donnelly: Alliance
Ross Hussey: UUP (supports elements of our campaign)
Ciaran McClean: Green Party of NI
Grace McDermott: Sinn Fein
Barry McElduff: Sinn Fein
Corey French: Independent

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