Dominic Bradley

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Dominic Bradley
MLA
Dominic Bradley.jpg
Member of the Northern Ireland Assembly
for Newry and Armagh
Incumbent
Assumed office
26 November 2003
Preceded by Seamus Mallon
Personal details
Born (1960-08-29) 29 August 1960 (age 54)
Bessbrook, Northern Ireland
Nationality Irish
Political party Social Democratic and Labour Party
Spouse(s) Mary McManus
Alma mater University of Ulster, Queen's University Belfast
Website http://www.dominicbradley.com

Dominic Bradley (Irish Doiminic Ó Brolcháin[1]) MLA is an Irish politician and currently a Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) Member of the Northern Ireland Assembly for Newry and Armagh.[2] As an MLA, he is the SDLP's Spokesperson for Education and the Irish language.[3]

Dominic Bradley is a teacher from County Armagh.

He has acted as Director of Elections for Seamus Mallon MP and for the SDLP in the Newry and Mourne District Council area.

Membership:

  • Member of the National Executive Association for School's Drama
  • Founder of Tí Chulainn Cultural Activity Centre, An Mullach Bán.
  • Member of National Executive National Association of Teachers of Irish.

Bradley is also a Gaelic speaker, and is Education Editor of the Irish Language daily newspaper Lá Nua. He writes in Irish for a number of other newspapers.

In October 2011, Bradley was sanctioned by speaker for talking too long without asking a question.[4]

Education[edit]

He studied at Queen’s University, Belfast for a joint honours degree in English Literature and Language. After his degree he stayed on at Belfast and studied for a Postgraduate Certificate in Education. As a mature student he went to the University of Ulster where he studied for and attained a Master's degree in Irish Language and Literature.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.sdlp.ie/index.php/newsroom_media/tagged_news/raidio+na+gaeltachta
  2. ^ "Dominic Bradley". www.theyworkforyou.com. Retrieved 2008-08-30. 
  3. ^ a b "About Dominic Bradley". www.dominicbradley.com. Retrieved 2008-08-30. 
  4. ^ "BBC news - Dominic Bradley sanctioned by speaker after Irish row". BBC news. Retrieved August 23, 2012. 

External links[edit]

Northern Ireland Assembly
Preceded by
Seamus Mallon
MLA for Newry and Armagh
2003 -
Succeeded by
Incumbent