Progressive Unionist

Progressive Unionist may refer to:

  • Progressive Unionist Party, a Northern Irish party
  • Vanguard Progressive Unionist Party, a Northern Irish party
  • Ulster Progressive Unionist Association, a Northern Irish political group

Other articles related to "progressive unionist, unionist, unionists":

Northern Ireland Local Government Elections, 2001 - Results - By Council - Belfast
... Frank McCoubrey 1,732 UUP Chris McGimpsey 1,527 Progressive Unionist Hugh Smyth 1,336 Progressive Unionist Plum Smith 813 UUP Fred Cobain 722 DUP Elaine McMillen 720 Sinn Féin Mick Conlon 269 Ulster Third Way ...
Belfast East (Assembly Constituency) - Elections - Northern Ireland Assembly
... Count 4 Count 5 Count 6 Count 7 Count 8 Count 9 Count 10 Count 11 Democratic Unionist Peter Robinson 28.3% 9,141 Democratic Unionist Robin Newton 7.5% 2,436 ...
Northern Ireland Local Government Elections, 1997 - Results - By Council - Belfast
... Court Party Candidate 1st Pref Progressive Unionist Hugh Smyth 3,070 DUP Eric Smyth 1,573 Ulster Democratic Frank McCoubrey 1,200 UUP Fred Cobain 1,048 UUP Chris McGimpsey 800 UUP ...
Hugh Smyth - Progressive Unionist
... followers came together in 1978 under the name Independent Unionist Group, a more formalised alliance of working-class independent unionists based in Belfast of which Smyth was leader ... This group would change its name to the Progressive Unionist Party the following year as a response to the growing Ulster nationalism within the Ulster Defence Association, with Smyth and his fellow founders fearing ... opponents, Smyth was one of only two unionist politicians to accept an offer to visit Provisional Irish Republican Army inmates in Long Kesh during the early 1980s (the other ...
Ulster Progressive Unionist Association
... The Ulster Progressive Unionist Association was a political group which was founded in 1938 and was active in Northern Ireland for a few years thereafter ... The founder of the group was William John Stewart, the Ulster Unionist Party United Kingdom Member of Parliament for Belfast South between 1929 and 1945 ... He continued to take the Conservative and Unionist whip at Westminster, even though Progressive Unionist candidates opposed Ulster Unionist ones in the Northern Ireland general election, 1938 and a ...

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