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Older People Need To Feel Safe In Their Homes

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ROBIN Newton East Belfast DUP MLA, a member of the Policing Board, has appealed for East Belfast’s older residents to be increasingly vigilant following the attack on a Larkfield Road pensioner. The two cowardly thugs who, under cover of darkness, (Thursday 30July) held a pensioner captive and ransacked her home deserve only contempt.

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Newton Welcomes New Homes And Playground For Ballybeen

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ROBIN Newton East Belfast DUP MLA has welcomed the proposal from Choice Housing Association to provide new homes and a children’s playground in Ballybeen.

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Drug Dealers' Luxury Yacht Proceeds Should Support Addiction Services

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East Belfast DUP MLA Robin Newton, a member of the Policing Board, has welcomed the sale of the yacht used by evil drug dealers in an attempt to smuggle £150 million of cocaine into the Republic of Ireland. When sold the proceeds should be used to fund those organisations that deal with the victims and addicts whose lives the ruthless drug dealers have destroyed.

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Comber Greenway A Potential Jewel In The Crown

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ROBIN Newton East Belfast DUP MLA during an Assembly adjournment debate said the Comber Greenway is ready for investment and has the potential to be a fantastic facility and a potential jewel in the crown for local people. I was pleased that Department for Regional Development Minister Danny Kennedy attended the debate and I will follow-up the debate by contacting other Assembly Ministers.

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Almac: DEL Minister Needs To Step Up To The Mark

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East Belfast DUP MLA Robin Newton has said the comments from Dr Stephen Barr, President & Managing Director, Almac Discovery are worrying given the need of Northern Ireland’s economy to develop firms manufacturing higher added value products.

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Secretary Of State Is Wrong On Kincora Inquiry

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East Belfast DUP MLA Robin Newton, a member of the Policing Board, said it is deeply disappointing that the Secretary of State, given that additional files mentioning Kincora Boys’ Home have been located, has maintained her position that Kincora should not be included within the Goddard abuse inquiry.

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Armed Robbery: Thugs, Thieves And Bully Boys Must Be Condemned

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ROBIN Newton East Belfast DUP MLA, a member of the Policing Board has described yet another armed robbery of an East Belfast business as extremely worrying.

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Investment And Initiatives On Dementia Diagnosis And Care Welcome

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ROBIN Newton East Belfast DUP MLA said, I am greatly encouraged regarding care for dementia sufferers following a response to my question from Health Minister Simon Hamilton MLA.

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East Belfast Somme Commemoration Parade Deserves Respect

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East Belfast DUP MLA Robin Newton has expressed his hopes that No 6 District Orange Order Somme Commemoration Parade on the 1st of July will be free from controversy or dispute.

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Chief Constable Confirms Actions To Tackle East Belfast Robberies

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ROBIN Newton East Belfast DUP MLA, a member of the Northern Ireland Policing Board, raised East Belfast’s ongoing problem of shop robberies with the Chief Constable at today’s meeting of the Policing Board.

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