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Mixed response to DUP running first openly gay election candidate

DUP council election candidate Alison Bennington, and inset, how The Irish News reported she is the party's first openly gay politician. Picture by Mal McCann
Brendan Hughes
THE DUP has received a mixed response to fielding the party's first openly gay election candidate. LGBT campaigners broadly welcomed the move but called for further change, while some within th[...]

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