Cullen congratulates Villiers and Wallace on appointments

The chairman of the Conservative Party in Northern Ireland, Harry Cullen, has congratulated Theresa Villiers on her reappointment as Secretary of State for Northern Ireland and Ben Wallace on his appointment as NIO minister.

“Theresa has done an exceptional job as Secretary of State and her reappointment is great news for Northern Ireland”, Harry said.  “She’s also been returned to Parliament with her highest ever number of votes and we extend hearty congratulations for that considerable achievement.”

“Congratulations also to Ben Wallace MP, who has become Under Secretary of State at the Northern Ireland Office.  Local Conservatives are looking forward to working with our colleagues in a majority government for the benefit of everyone in Northern Ireland.”