David Ford

DUP campaign 'created fear'

Former Alliance leader David Ford thinks the DUP has secured South Antrim.

David Ford speaking from the Lagan Valley count centre

"There is no doubt the way the campaign was run, the fear and concern that was spread around the issue of the growing Sinn Fein vote earlier in the year, even the Loyalist Communities Council (LCC) intervention was all, it appears, calculated to increase the DUP vote, whoever it was at the expense of."