City East: Full recheck and recount requested by Mairead Farrell

A full re-check and recount of Galway City East has been requested by representatives of Mairéad Farrell (SF) - and the request has been granted by returning officer, Gary McMahon.  This is despite Cllr Farrell...

5th Count City East

Galway City East Number of seats: 6 Electorate: 15,370 Total poll: 7,528 Spoiled: 118 Total valid poll: 7,410 Quota: 1,059 FIRST COUNT: Boyle, Liam LAB 183 Burke, Conor PBP 203 Cheevers, Alan FF 961 Crowe, Mike FF 755 Farrell, Mairead SF 522 Hanley, Owen SocDem 413 Hardiman,...

13th Count (Recount) Galway East: RESULT

The earlier result for Galway City East has been confirmed tonight by a recount, at the request of Sinn Féin’s Mairéad Farrell. “Some six minor alter have ben accounted for in updated thirteenth count,” confirmed...

FINAL TALLY: McDonnell set to top poll in City East

With all boxes tallied in Galway City East, sitting Independent councillor Declan McDonnell looks set to top the poll with almost 15% of first preferences. Fianna Fáil’s Alan Cheevers is on course to take the...

Galway City: Counting to resume at 10am

Counting of votes in the local elections for Galway City Council resumes this Sunday morning at 10am. Just two city councillors out of a total of 18 have been elected so far – Declan McDonnell...

TALLIES: Fine Gael will struggle to hold seat in City East

Fine Gael will struggle to hold its seat in Galway City East. City Councillor John Walsh – a brother of former Fine Gael TD in Galway West, Brian Walsh – is on 5.7% with three-quarters...


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