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John O'Dowd


John O'Dowd

Phone: 028 38 349675

John O'Dowd was born and grew up in the Parish of Tullylish near Banbridge and currently resides in the constituency with his wife and their three young children. A member of Sinn Féin for 25 years, he has served as an elected representative for 15 years and is currently in his third term as an MLA for the Upper Bann constituency. He topped the poll in the 2007 and 2011 Assembly elections and was appointed Minister for Education in May 2011.

Portfolio: Minister of Education

Constituency Office:
Sheena Campbell House
77 North Street
Co. Armagh BT67 9AH
Phone: 028 38 349675

Mon- Fri 9.30am – 4.30pm

Stormont office:
Parliament Buildings
Belfast BT4 3XX
Phone: 90520486

Last update 6th June 2013

Statements (252)

Serious concerns over loss of Hamill inquiry information - O'Dowd29 January, 2015

No compulsory redundancies as a result of agreement - O'Dowd20 January, 2015

O'Dowd welcomes investigation into destruction of evidence14 January, 2015

O’Dowd condemns Portadown bomb attack19 December, 2014

Sinn Féin will protect the most vulnerable – O’Dowd17 December, 2014

Villiers failing to meet her government’s responsibilities26 November, 2014

Campbell’s appalling outburst calls DUP’s integrity on talks into question – O’Dowd23 November, 2014

O'Dowd challenges SDLP to debate budget17 November, 2014

Over £10million investment in schools estate from July to September 201417 October, 2014

Additional funding to help address barriers to learning in the early years29 September, 2014

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