Council By-Election to Replace Iris Robinson in Castlereagh

There is to be a by-election in Castlereagh Borough to fill the council seat left vacant by the resignation of Iris Robinson. According to the BBC report, “Two objections were made to the DUP’s preferred candidate.” One of the objections seems to have been from Alliance Party Councillor Geraldine Rice – “the public must have their say on the Iris Robinson issue”.