Candidate's unfortunate brush with dog
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Election hopeful's unfortunate brush with dog

You never know what to expect when you're out on the canvass and it can be a dangerous world out there.

We've heard of the perils of putting up posters and slotting leaflets through letterboxes, but here's a first for this campaign.

Alliance Party candidate Patrick Brown said he was on the receiving end of a wet welcome in Newcastle - and it wasn't the rain he was talking about.

Instead, he picked up a puppy and the excitement was all a bit too much for the pooch...

  • 16 Feb 2017