Kathy Stanton

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Kathy Stanton
Member of the Northern Ireland Assembly
for Belfast North
In office
26 November 2003 – 7 March 2007
Preceded by Billy Hutchinson
Succeeded by Caral Ni Chuilin
Personal details
Political party Sinn Féin

Kathy Stanton was a Sinn Féin Member of the Northern Ireland Assembly from 2003 to 2007 in North Belfast.

Stanton is a full-time party official in North Belfast, and is her party's spokesperson on Equality. She was elected to the Assembly in November 2003 election, and was co-opted to Belfast City Council in 2000, before losing her seat in the 2001 local government elections. In 2006 she announced that she would not be contesting the next Assembly election but denied reports that this was due to Sinn Féin endorsing policing. [1]

She lives in the New Lodge area with her five children.


Northern Ireland Assembly
Preceded by
Billy Hutchinson
MLA for Belfast North
2003 - 2007
Succeeded by
Caral Ni Chuilin