For full coverage, including reaction to and analysis of the results, pick up this Wednesday’s Fermanagh Herald.
Indications from here at the count centre that Paul Bell and Adam Gannon will be eliminated in the next couple of counts.
Stay tuned to our liveblog for updates throughout the day.
Counting has ended at the Magherafelt count centre for the night.
“I think its important to vote because everyone has to have their say in who is running your country.”
There are five seats up for grabs in the Fermanagh South Tyrone (FST) constituency, and 16 candidates vying for your vote.
As always it looks like transfers are going to be key to determining who will be representing us at the Assembly over the next five years.
With a total of 16 candidates putting in their papers for what has the potential to be one of the most interesting elections in FST for many years.
Cllr Gannon said it had been “a real honour” to represent his local community in recent years.
IT HAS BEEN 40 years since Bobby Sands was elected MP for Fermanagh and South Tyrone, while on hunger strike in the H-blocks of Long Kesh back 1981. Friday past marked the watershed moment that saw Bobby Sands defeat Ulster Unionist leader Harry West after he received 30,492 votes and topped the poll with a 1,447 majority from […]