Council elections 2019: First candidates elected

Council elections 2019: Turnout revealed in Omagh, Erne East and Mid Tyrone
Darren Beattie

Reporter:

Darren Beattie

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darren.beattie@tyronecon.co.uk

* FERMANAGH AND OMAGH DISTRICT COUNCIL ELECTIONS 2019

The deputy returning officer has declared that the turnout for the Omagh District Electoral Area this year was 6,461, which is 50.73 per cent of the eligible electorate. At the last council election in 2014, the turnout was 49.25 per cent. Results will follow on Saturday.

Eligible electorate: 12,737
Total votes polled: 6,461
Percentage turnout: 50.73%

ERNE EAST

Elected candidates: Paul Robinson, DUP; John McCluskey, Independent; Victor Warrington, UUP; Thomas O'Reilly, Sinn Fein; Sheamus Greene, Sinn Fein; Garbhan McPhilips, SDLP.

Eligible electorate: 11,963
Total votes polled: 8,568
Percentage turnout: 71.62%

MID TYRONE

Eligible electorate: 12,556
Total votes polled: 8,202
Percentage turnout: 65.32%

WEST TYRONE 

Elected candidates: Mark Buchanan, DUP; Allan Rainey, UUP; Mary Garrity SDLP; Glenn Campbell, Sinn Fein; Stephen McCann, Sinn Fein; Ann-Marie Donnelly, Sinn Fein.

Eligible electorate: 12,201
Total votes polled: 7,663
Percentage turnout: 62.81%

ENNISKILLEN

Eligible electorate: 13,048
Total votes polled: 7,312
Percentage turnout: 56.04%

ERNE NORTH

Elected candidates: Diana Armstrong, UUP; John Coyle, SDLP; Siobhan Currie, Sinn Fein; John McClaughry, UUP; Deborah Armstrong, DUP

Eligible electorate: 10,983
Total votes polled: 6,941
Percentage turnout: 63.20%

ERNE WEST

Elected candidates: Alex Baird, UUP; Bernice Swift, Independent; Anthony Feely, Sinn Fein; Adam Gannon SDLP; Chris McCaffrey, Sinn Fein

Eligible electorate: 10,825
Total votes polled: 7,473
Percentage turnout: 69.03%

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