LOCAL ELECTIONS

Michael Murphy leading in Clonmel after 21 boxes tallied

Michael Heverin

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Michael Heverin

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Fine Gael's Michael Murphy is leading the charge in the Clonmel area after 21 boxes tallied showed him to be taking 23.3% of the vote.

He is followed by Siobhan Ambrose, Fianna Fail on 21% and Pat English, WUAG on 18%.

Those three are well ahead with the closed in fourth being Garret Ahearn with 8.9%.

Tipperary Chamber Chief Executive David Shanahan is polling poorly with 1.7%.