Media Operational Notice
Northern Ireland Assembly Calls on Upper Bann to ‘Get Involved’
Synopsis: The Northern Ireland Assembly will be at Brownlow Community Hub, Craigavon on Friday 8 November to meet with locally based voluntary and community sector groups.
Date: 06 November 2013
The Northern Ireland Assembly will be at Brownlow Community Hub, Craigavon on Friday 8 November to meet with locally based voluntary and community sector groups.
The ‘Get Involved’ event, part of the NI Assembly’s new initiative Assembly Community Connect, will feature training and information sessions on how the local voluntary and community sector can work better with the Assembly and its MLAs.
Participants will be given advice on how to get their message across to the Assembly and its Committees as well as practical tips on how to submit to and participate in Committee inquiries.
MLAs will also take part in round table discussions with local Community groups to find out more about local issues and concerns.
Date: Friday 8 November 2013
Time: 10am – 2pm
Venue: Brownlow Community Hub, 7 Brownlow Road, Craigavon,
Media are welcome to attend this event. There will be opportunities for interviews and photography with local MLAs* between 11.30am and 12pm.
Please note that all media requests should be by prior arrangement with the NI Assembly Communications Office.
Notes to Editors
*The MLAs who will take part in the Upper Bann panel are:
- Jo-Anne Dobson, MLA
- Dolores Kelly, MLA
- Basil McCrea, MLA
- Stephen Moutray, MLA