Tuam LEA: Keaveney returns as Tom McHugh loses out at the death

A dramatic night saw the renaissance of one political career as another was brought to a halt – by a margin of ten votes on the seventh and final count. Long-time Cllr Tom McHugh was...

3rd Count Tuam

The third count in the Tuam electoral area has been completed and this was the elimination of the lowest candidates Thomas Niland and Dermot Ryan. It followed the second count which was the distribution of...

First Count Tuam LEA: Roche romps home well past quota

The first count in the Tuam electoral area has been completed and it has resulted in Fine Gael’s Cllr Pete Roche topping the poll with 2,430 first preferences – exceeding the quota by 573...

FINAL TALLY: Roche set to top poll in Tuam

The Tuam tally has been completed Fine Gael’s Pete Roche is set to top the poll and take the first of seven seats. But Fianna Fáil are the big winners in this contest as they...

TALLIES: One third of boxes open in Tuam

Around a third of the boxes in the Tuam electoral area have been tallied and the early indications are that former Galway East TD Colm Keaveney is doing particularly well in the town itself. The...


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