LOCAL ELECTIONS

Sean Ryan is in the lead in Thurles

Michael Heverin

Reporter:

Michael Heverin

Ballot box

Ballot box

With 17 boxes tallied, Sean Ryan Fianna Fail is ahead in Thurles on 18.7%.

He is followed by Peter Ryan, Fine Gael on 16.1%, and then Micheal Lowry on 15.6%.

In a tight race Seamus Hanafin follows on 13.2%, Jim Ryan on 12% and David Doran on 10%.