Edwin Poots MLA and Deputy Mayor of Lisburn.

Representing the Constituancy of Lagan Valley on issues such as Education, Health, Council, Policing, Electricity, Flooding, Housing, Planning, Transport, Roads, Social Security and Benefits.

If you would like to speak with us about the current issues or voice your concerns you will find support at your local constituency office.

  • Edwin Poots with Phillip McCallen

    Edwin Poots MLA and Phillip McCallen
  • Edwin Poots MLA and City Council

    Edwin Poots MLA City Council
  • Edwin Poots MLA presents Water Sports Award

    Edwin Poots MLA Sports Award
  • Edwin Poots MLA and Deputy Mayor of Lisburn

    Edwin Poots MLA Lisburn
  • Cllr Jenny Palmer, Mayor Allan Ewart, Alan Clarke and Edwin Poots at a recent exhibition in Bow Street, Lisburn, to highlight war years.

    Edwin Poots Exhibition War Years
Recent Key Speeches

2014-10-20 Historical Institutional Abuse | Oral Answers to…

5. asked the Minister of Justice what assurances he can give that victims of historical institutional abuse will have their cases brought before a court where sufficient evidence is provided. (AQO 6869/11-15)

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2014-10-20 Historical Institutional Abuse | Oral Answers to…

I thank the Minister for his answer.  I welcome the fact that he included the PPS because, last week, when responding on the Maíria Cahill issue, he referred solely to the Police Ombudsman who, of course, has no responsibilities for the PPS or, indeed, for Northern Ireland Office interference.  Can I have an assurance from the Minister that, in investigations into historical abuse, whether it is a police officer in Kincora, a priest in Rubane or a Provo in west Belfast, there will be no untouchables when it comes to paedophile abuse?

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2014-10-20 North/South Ministerial Council | Ministerial St…

I see that you discussed animal disease at the North/South Ministerial Council meeting.  What are the figures for TB in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland?  What is the comparison?  What steps are they taking in the Republic of Ireland and what can we learn from them to eradicate and reduce TB in Northern Ireland?

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Lagan Valley Constituencies

Ballinderry, Ballymacash, Ballymacbrennan, Ballymacoss, Blaris, Derryaghy, Dromara, Dromore North, Dromore South, Drumbo, Glenavy, Gransha, Harmony Hill, Hilden, Hillhall, Hillsborough, Knockmore, Lagan Valley, Lambeg, Lisnagarvey, Maghaberry, Magheralave, Maze, Moira, Old Warren, Quilly, Seymour Hill, Tonagh, Wallace Park.