|Name:||Mr Nigel Dodds|
|Party:||Democratic Unionist Party|
|Constituency Office Address:|
|Place and Date of Birth:||Londonderry
|Family:||1 son 1 daughter|
Portora Royal School.
|Occupation and brief
outline of career:
Barrister at Law.
|Brief outline of public/
|Member of Belfast City Council - 1985 - date.
Lord Mayor of Belfast - 1988/89 & 1991/92.
Vice President, Assoc.of Local Authorities - 1988 - 90.
Member of Northern Ireland Forum - 1996 - 1998.
Member of Northern Ireland Assembly (North Belfast) - 1998 - date.
Minister of Social Development - 1999-2000 & 2001 - 2002.
Member of Parliament (North Belfast) - 2001 - date.
|Other memberships/ interests/
|OBE: 1997 for services to Local Government.