Derry and Strabane

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Party Seats
Sinn Féin Seats 16
Social Democratic & Labour Party Seats 10
Democratic Unionist Party Seats 8
Ulster Unionist Party Seats 2
Independent Seats 4

Council background

Type
District Council
Seats up
40 seats up for election - whole
Boundary change
Yes

Latest updates Derry City and Strabane District Council

Yesterday 21.07.2018

11:43

Record turnout at Foyle Maritime Festival

Derry's quayside was lined with thousands of people on Friday night to watch the showpiece event.

17.07.2018

20:36

Thousands visit Derry's Maritime Festival

The smell of Italian food and Donegal fish drifts across the River Foyle as you stand below the Ferris wheel on Londonderry's quay.
13:48

Bogside buildings may be demolished

Buildings that have been the focus of anti-social behaviour in Derry may be pulled down.

06.07.2018

10:50

Derry City chairman criticises boycott call

The chairman of Derry City Football Club criticises fans who have called for a boycott of a match over ticket prices.

03.07.2018

09:46

Fears for future of City of Derry Airport

A leaked report warns the airport may not be sustainable beyond May 2019

27.06.2018

22:01

Derry City u-turn after price rise anger

Derry City cut the price of some tickets after an angry reaction from fans.

22.06.2018

15:31

Deputy mayor could face confidence motion

Derek Hussey has been under pressure over his drink-driving convictions.
14:58

Derry Airport faces £2.5m funding shortfall

The council has blamed the continuing impasse at Stormont for the problems.

20.06.2018

18:11

Pressure mounts on Derry deputy mayor

Derry's MP puts more pressure on the city's deputy mayor Derek Hussey over drink-driving convictions.

15.06.2018

08:30

Council clash over Hussey policing role

Derek Hussey is currently banned from driving after pleading guilty to drink-driving in 2016.
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