He was first elected to the council during the hunger strike, as an Irish Independence Party candidate. He went on to become a Sinn Féin councillor, but now sits as an independent councillor after quiting the party due to policy changes within Sinn Féin.
There was some speculation that he might contest the 2007 Northern Irish Assembly election as an Independent republican candidate, but this seems not to have happened.
Thirteen years ago, he established his own brewery bars, The Porterhouse. Now, after selling million of casks of his own 'home brew', businessman Oliver Hughes is going into whiskey galore.
Oct 18, 2009; Beer entrepreneur to add whiskey to menu LIAM COLLINS Thirteen years ago, he established his own brewery bars, The Porterhouse....
Wipo Publishes Patent of Siemens, Heid Oliver, Hughes Timothy, Levchuk Svetlana for "Monochromatic X-Ray Source" (German Inventors)
Jan 21, 2013; GENEVA, Jan. 21 -- Publication No. WO/2013/007484 was published on Jan. 17.Title of the invention: "MONOCHROMATIC X-RAY...