From top: Environment Minister Alan Kelly (left) with Áodhán Ó Ríordáin; Mr Ó Ríordáin surrounded by his wife Áine Kerr and Labour supporters; and Mr Ó Ríordáin speaking to media at the count centre in the RDS this morning
Labour’s Áodhán Ó Riordáin has lost his seat in Dublin Bay North.
Independent TD Tommy Broughan, Sinn Féin’s Denise Mitchell and Independent Finian McGrath have been elected.
In last election 24% of 18-24 year olds, 26% of 25-34 voted for Labour.
In #ge16 down to 5.1% of 18-24 and 5.5% of 25-34.
— Ronan Burtenshaw (@ronanburtenshaw) March 1, 2016
Meanwhile, over in Longford-Westmeath…
A second recount is under way.
Via Fergal O’Brien