With 18 boxes tallied in Carrick-on-Suir, most from the rural areas, Fianna Fail's Imelda Goldsboro is well ahead with 27.3% of the vote. Closest to her is Mark Fitzgerald, Fine Gael, on 15.4% and then Independent Kevin O'Meara 11.2%.
Fine Gael's Louise McLoughlin is on 9.5%, Sinn Fein's David Dunne on 9%, Michael Cleere WUAG on 8% and Fianna Fail's Kieran Bourke on 7%.
Sitting Councillors David Dunne and Kieran Bourke will expect to pick up votes in the Carrick-on-Suir town boxes.
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