LORD KILCLOONEY OF ARMAGH MLA (John Taylor)

Born December 1937 in Armagh, Taylor was educated at the Royal School, Armagh. He continued his studies at Queen's University, where he obtained a Bachelor of Science degree and joined the Ulster Unionist Party. A civil engineer by profession, he is currently the Company Director and Chairman of the Alpha Newspaper Group, which owns the East Antrim Gazette, Ulster Gazette and Dungannon News. He decided to stand down as MP for Strangford at the 2001 General Election and has been elevated to the House of Lords.



Lord Kilclooney, M.P

Chartered Engineer, Industrialist

and Member of the British Parliament