Gordon Dunne

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Gordon Dunne

Gordon Dunne MBE (4 April 1959 – 20 June 2021) was a British politician from Northern Ireland. He was a member of the Democratic Unionist Party. He was an MLA for North Down from 2011 until June 2021. He was born in Enniskillen, County Fermanagh.[1]

Dunne resigned as MLA on 9 June 2021 due to ill health. 11 days later, he died of cancer, aged 62. His son Stephen was co-opted to the role.[2][3]

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  1. "DUP's Gordon Dunne: 'I found it hard to work with Sinn Fein, yet we were able to do that'". Belfast Telegraph. 30 April 2018. Retrieved 22 June 2021.
  2. "DUP Leader pays tribute to Gordon Dunne". Democratic Unionist Party. 20 June 2021. Archived from the original on 29 June 2021. Retrieved 22 June 2021.
  3. Preston, Allan (16 June 2021). "DUP MLA Gordon Dunne's son to take over his seat at Stormont Assembly". Belfast Telegraph. Retrieved 22 June 2021.

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