Carly Bailey (SD) requests recount in DSW after 7th count

Social Democrats Carly Bailey, who was set to be eliminated, has called for a recount of Sandra Fay’s 3,686 votes in Dublin South West after the seventh count.

Just nine votes separate Cllr Bailey (4,555) and Labour’s Ciarán Ahern (4,564).

A recount of Fay’s 3,686 votes started at 4pm. Updates to follow…