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Carál Ní Chuilín

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Carál Ní Chuilín is Sinn Féin Minister for Culture Arts and Leisure. One of the two Sinn Féin MLAs for North Belfast Carál has represented the party at Belfast City Council and has been Assembly spokesperson on health as social development as well as serving as Sinn Fein chief whip.

Carál is currently leading Sinn Féin's Liofa campaign which promotes the Irish language across the North and as DCAL Minister has been to the fore of some of the major sporting infrastructure projects including for GAA Soccer and Rugby.

North Belfast has some of the North's most deprived wards and Carál is known for her high profile campaigning on the local housing crisis and leisure inequalities.

She first joined the Sinn Féin council team in 2003 and was elected to the Assembly in 2007.  Carál has continued equality campaigns into her role as Minister where she has focused her departmental priorities on inclusion and tackling disadvantage.

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Social Development Minister has left Neighbourhood Renewal groups in the dark – Ní Chuilín21 January, 2011

Emergency Services praised after New Lodge Fire10 January, 2011

No payoff for NIW Chief5 January, 2011

Government agencies must bring all essential staff back to work – Sinn Féin30 December, 2010

Pipe bomb places New Lodge residents at risk23 December, 2010

Ní Chuilín comments after north Belfast power shortage2 December, 2010

Sinn Féin motion calls for Neighbourhood Renewal funding to be secured30 November, 2010

Minister must support Neighbourhood Renewal23 November, 2010

Sinn Féin ensure Assembly recall to debate Tory cuts21 October, 2010

Sinn Fein motion urging protection of homeowners carried at the Assembly18 October, 2010

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