Tenth Count Athenry Oranmore LEA: Former Mayor makes stunning comeback

The seven seats in the Athenry Oranmore area have been filled. Former County Mayor Liam Carroll from Oranmore makes a dramatic return to Galway County Council having lost his seat back in 2014 He along with...

Ninth Count Athenry Oranmore LEA: Cronnelly retains his seat

Following the ninth count in the Athenry Oranmore electoral area, outgoing councillor Gabe Cronnelly has been returned – filling the fourth seat of seven in this electoral area. Cronnelly joined James Charity (Ind), Albert Dolan...

Eighth Count Athenry-Oranmore LEA: Picture grows clearer with four seats still up for grabs

By Declan Tierney The eighth count in the Athenry Oranmore area has been completed – and it has edged Gabe Cronnolly ever closer towards the quota. This count saw the elimination of Fine Gael’s Helen Jennings...

Seventh Count Athenry-Oranmore: Hannon’s boost for Farrell

The seventh count in the Athenry Oranmore area has been completed and it has resulted in the shock elimination of Claregalway Fianna Fail candidate Michael Hannon. When the Greens’ Kenneth Keavey was eliminated, he transferred...

Fifth Count Athenry-Oranmore LEA: O’Hara eliminated

By Declan Tierney The fifth count in the Athenry-Oranmore area has been completed but it hasn’t altered the situation as it was just the distribution of Jim Cuddy’s surplus of 65 votes. As it stands, three...

Third and fourth counts Athenry-Oranmore LEA: Cuddy retains his seat

The third and fourth counts in the Athenry-Oranmore area have now been completed with Independent Jim Cuddy taking the third seat. Last night both James Charity (Ind) and Albert Dolan (FF) were elected on the...


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