|Colum Eastwood MLA for Foyle|
|Member of the Northern Ireland Assembly
|Preceded by||Pól Callaghan|
|Born||30 April 1983|
|Political party||Social Democratic and Labour Party|
Following his election to the Northern Ireland Assembly in May 2011, Eastwood was appointed SDLP representative on the committee of the Office of First Minister and deputy First Minister. He currently sits on the Northern Ireland Assembly committees on Standards and Privileges and the Environment.
When "a serving British soldier...'desecrated' the memory of those who died on Bloody Sunday by posting an “offensive” slogan on the internet," Colum Eastwood claimed the soldier should be removed from the army without delay
- BBC News - Election 2011
- Derry City Council
- "Derry Journal - ‘Sunday’ insult soldier should be kicked out of Army: MLA". Derry Journal. Derry Journal. Retrieved August 23, 2012.
|Mayor of Derry
2010 - 2011
|Northern Ireland Assembly|
|MLA for Foyle