As a Unionist West of the Bann with an incumbent abstentionist Sinn Fein MP (Martin McGuinness) elected on almost half the vote (47.5%) and a whopping 11,000 majority (Ian McCrea of the DUP on 23.5% being the next nearest competitor) it can seem somewhat inconsequential as to whom you vote for (especially after all the recent scandals)….but here is the run down for a Unionist voter in Mid-Ulster in 2010:-

Ian McCrea for the DUP:

Website:-    http://ianmccrea.com
Party:-        http://www.dup.org.uk
Twitter:-     http://twitter.com/ianmccreamla 
                  http://twitter.com/duponline
Facebook:- http://www.facebook.com/ian.mccrea
FB Group:- http://bit.ly/bY7N3v
DUP FB:-   http://bit.ly/d95mOZ
YouTube:-  http://www.youtube.com/user/dupchannel
Manifesto:-  http://www.dup.org.uk/Manifesto2010.asp

A Cookstown councillor and Northern Ireland Assembly MLA, son of prominent DUP MP Rev William McCrea who previously was MP for Mid-Ulster until 1997 when boundry changes saw Sinn Fein take and keep the seat (McCrea Snr currently elected as MP for South Antrim).

BBC News – Party Election Broadcasts – General Election 2010: http://bit.ly/aelBbO All the UK Party Election Broadcasts so far.

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