Nelson co-opted onto ABC council
Former MLA Catherine Nelson (nee Seeley) will be co-opted onto Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council tonight.
Councillor Maire Cairns, who has represented the Lurgan area for almost four years, is retiring as an ABC Councillor.
Sinn Féin Deputy Group Leader Liam Mackle said:
“It has been a great privilege and honour to work with Maire.
"We are also delighted that Catherine Nelson is stepping forward into the role.
“Catherine is an experienced activist who will work hard for those she will represent."