McGinley (Lab) elected in Kildare (Celbridge) third count #le09

Kildare (Celbridge district) 3rd count Distribution of Kevin Byrne’s surplus Farina +22 = 428 Feely+15 = 675 Fitzgerald +22 = 1281 Griffin +27 = 1525 Kelly +15 = 1306 McGinley +157 = 2495 Neville +7 = 1231 Purcell +71 = 1626 Ridge +96 = 1372 Ward +15 = 504 MCGINLEY (LAB) elected. FARINA (IND) eliminated. […]

Daly (FG) elected on 5th count in Kildare (Athy) #le09

Kildare Co Council (Athy district) Results of the fifth count Distribution of Hillis votes: Dalton +107 = 1880 Daly + 584 = 2086 Daly elected without reaching quota. Final result: Wall (Lab) Miley (FF) Heydon (FG) Daly (FG). [Mark Dalton regarded in south Kildare as FF TD Dean O Fearghail’s right hand man]

Kildare possibly slowest count in country #le09

Twelve hours after the first box was opened, only three counts have been completed for Kildare Co Co. It now seems likely that only Athy district will be completed today, with Celbridge running into tomorrow. Counting of votes from the districts of Naas, Clane and Kildare will not begin until tomorrow morning.

Kildare (Celbridge) first count Murphy (IND) and Byrne (LAB) elected #le09

Kildare Co Council Celbridge district first count (6 seats) Electorate 35078 Total Poll 17576 Spoiled 153 Valid Poll 17423 Quota 2490 Catherine Murphy (Ind) 4499 Kevin Byrne (Lab) 2937 Senan Griffin (FG) 1378 John McGinley(Lab) 2149 Paul Kelly (FF) 1122 Katie Ridge (FG) 1078 Joe Neville (FG) 952 Colm Purcell (Lab) 1032 Shane Fitzgerald (GP) […]

What The Tallyman Saw V (Kildare / Clane) #le09

Kildare Co Council tally / Clane district Clane (4 seats) Brendan Weld (FG) 21.7% Liam Doyle (FF) 11.9% Padraig McEvoy (Ind) 11.6% PJ Sheridan (FF) 9.2% Seamus Langan (FG) 8.8% Jim Reilly (Ind) 8.5% Daragh Fitzpatrick (FF) 8% Chris Rowland (Lab) 7.4% Rose Devine (Lab) 6.9% David Flanagan (Ind) 3.8% Leo Armstrong (Ind) 2.2% Difficult […]