Call on Alan Kelly and Noel Coonan not to cut Child Benefit

by Séamie Morris Alan Kelly and Noel Coonan should explain why they broke their promise to the people of North Tipperary. On Tuesday and Wednesday last 29thand 30th November 2011 in the Dail, Sinn Féin TDs moved a motion calling on the Government not to cut child benefit and other social welfare payments in next […]

North Tipperary South Offaly General Election Results

Turnout of 77.15 percent; Electorate 63235; Total votes cast 48789; Spoiled Vote 516, Total Valid Poll 48273; Quota 12,069 First Count Michael Lowry (Ind) 14104 – Elected Noel Coonan (FG) 11425 Alan Kelly (Lab) 9559 Maire Hoctor (FF) 7978 Seamus Morris (SF) 3034 Billy Clancy (Ind) 1442 Olwyn O Malley (GP) 409 Kate Bopp (Ind) […]

How North Tipperary Voted in the Last General Election in 2007

In the last general election in 2007, there were 44, 431 on the total valid poll with a turnout of 78.5%.  There were 3 seats, a quota of 11,108, and the electorate was 57,084. The candidates that were elected with the highest percentage of votes were Independent Michael Lowry with 29.9% of the vote, Fianna […]

North Tipperary South Offaly General Election Candidates Debate Video and Audio

Last night, Thursday 10th February, in a packed Nenagh Arts Centre the candidates for the 2011 General Election North Tipperary South Offaly held a public debate. This offered the public an opportunity to speak to candidates –Kate Bopp (Ind) Billy Clancy (Ind, New Vision) Noel Coonan (FG), Maire Hoctor (FF), Alan Kelly (LAB)  Michael Lowry […]

Election debate with the North Tipperary Candidates for the 2011 General Election

Nenagh Arts Centre presents an election debate with the North Tipperary South Offaly Candidates for the 2011 General Election at 8 p.m. on Thursday 10th February. This will offer the public an opportunity to speak to candidates -(Maire Hoctor (FF), Alan Kelly (LAB) Noel Coonan (FG), Seamus Morris (SF), Michael Lowry (Ind) Kate Bopp (Ind) […]

Can Facebook be an indicator of election results in North Tipperary?

Candidate.ie is an experimental research project which aims to track social media activity in the forthcoming Irish General Election campaign. It’s a pretty straightforward idea – collect links to every candidate’s profile on social networking sites and present them along with their rivals in each constituency. In that way, visitors to the site can easily […]