Belfast Telegraph

Thursday 21 August 2014

Northern Ireland Assembly elections: East Belfast results

DUP leader Peter Robinson (left) celebrates a 1,2,,3 win in North Down, poll topper Alex Easton (centre) was joined by Gordon Dunne (right) and Peter Weir on Saturday morning at the election count at Ards Leisure Centre
Northern Ireland Assembly election May 2011: Counting starts in the Northern Ireland Assembly election at Newtownards Leisure Centre
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland -Monday 5th May 2011 - Picture by Jonathan Porter/ PressEye.com - Counting starts at different count centers across Northern Ireland after voters went to the polls yesterday to elect new members for the Stormont Assembly and local councils. Voters are also took part in the referendum regarding the way Westminster MPs are elected. Counting starts at the Kings Hall in south Belfast.

(First Count)

+Peter Robinson (DUP) 9,149

Judith Cochrane (Alliance) 4,329

+Chris Lyttle (Alliance) 4,183

Sammy Douglas (DUP) 2,668

+Robin Newton (DUP) 2,436

Michael Copeland (UUP) 2,194

+Dawn Purvis (Ind) 1,702

Brian Ervine (PUP) 1,493

Niall O'Donnghaile (SF) 1,030

Philip Robinson (UUP) 943

Harry Toan (TUV) 712

Martin Gregg (Green) 572

Ann Cooper (BNP) 337

Magdalena Wolska (SDLP) 250

Tommy Black (Soc) 201

Kevin McNally (WP) 102

Stephen Stewart (Ind S) 46

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Elected: Peter Robinson

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Party share of poll:

DUP 14,253 (44.06%)

Alliance 8,512 (26.31%)

UUP 3,137 (9.70%)

Ind 1,702 (5.26%)

PUP 1,493 (4.62%)

SF 1,030 (3.18%)

TUV 712 (2.20%)

Green 572 (1.77%)

BNP 337 (1.04%)

SDLP 250 (0.77%)

Soc 201 (0.62%)

WP 102 (0.32%)

Ind S 46 (0.14%)

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(Second Count)

Distribution of Robinson's surplus

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Judith Cochrane (Alliance) 4,432

+Chris Lyttle (Alliance) 4,307

Sammy Douglas (DUP) 3,683

+Robin Newton (DUP) 4,801

Michael Copeland (UUP) 2,355

+Dawn Purvis (Ind) 1,909

Brian Ervine (PUP) 1,667

Niall O'Donnghaile (SF) 1,037

Philip Robinson (UUP) 1,130

Harry Toan (TUV) 744

Martin Gregg (Green) 614

Ann Cooper (BNP) 355

Magdalena Wolska (SDLP) 253

Tommy Black (Soc) 205

Kevin McNally (WP) 107

Stephen Stewart (Ind S) 54

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Elected: Robin Newton

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(Third Count)

Distribution of Newton's surplus

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Judith Cochrane (Alliance) 4,433

+Chris Lyttle (Alliance) 4,309

Sammy Douglas (DUP) 3,809

Michael Copeland (UUP) 2,357

+Dawn Purvis (Ind) 1,911

Brian Ervine (PUP) 1,670

Niall O'Donnghaile (SF) 1,037

Philip Robinson (UUP) 1,131

Harry Toan (TUV) 744

Martin Gregg (Green) 614

Ann Cooper (BNP) 355

Magdalena Wolska (SDLP) 253

Tommy Black (Soc) 205

Kevin McNally (WP) 107

Stephen Stewart (Ind S) 54

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Eliminated: Kevin McNally, Stephen Stewart

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(Fourth Count)

Distribution of McNally's and Stewart's votes

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Judith Cochrane (Alliance) 4,449

+Chris Lyttle (Alliance) 4,320

Sammy Douglas (DUP) 3,820

Michael Copeland (UUP) 2,357

+Dawn Purvis (Ind) 1,926

Brian Ervine (PUP) 1,671

Niall O'Donnghaile (SF) 1,061

Philip Robinson (UUP) 1,139

Harry Toan (TUV) 745

Martin Gregg (Green) 624

Ann Cooper (BNP) 358

Magdalena Wolska (SDLP) 270

Tommy Black (Soc) 217

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Eliminated: Tommy Black

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(Fifth Count)

Distribution of Black's votes

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Judith Cochrane (Alliance) 4,498

+Chris Lyttle (Alliance) 4,331

Sammy Douglas (DUP) 3,831

Michael Copeland (UUP) 2,383

+Dawn Purvis (Ind) 1,955

Brian Ervine (PUP) 1,681

Niall O'Donnghaile (SF) 1,070

Philip Robinson (UUP) 1,142

Harry Toan (TUV) 753

Martin Gregg (Green) 649

Ann Cooper (BNP) 365

Magdalena Wolska (SDLP) 275

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Eliminated: Ann Cooper, Magdalena Wolska

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(Sixth Count)

Distribution of Cooper's and Wolska's votes

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Judith Cochrane (Alliance) 4,572

+Chris Lyttle (Alliance) 4,420

Sammy Douglas (DUP) 3,892

Michael Copeland (UUP) 2,437

+Dawn Purvis (Ind) 2,010

Brian Ervine (PUP) 1,761

Niall O'Donnghaile (SF) 1,127

Philip Robinson (UUP) 1,161

Harry Toan (TUV) 801

Martin Gregg (Green) 691

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Eliminated: Martin Gregg

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(Seventh Count)

Distribution of Gregg's votes

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Judith Cochrane (Alliance) 4,755

+Chris Lyttle (Alliance) 4,530

Sammy Douglas (DUP) 3,941

Michael Copeland (UUP) 2,476

+Dawn Purvis (Ind) 2,094

Brian Ervine (PUP) 1,787

Niall O'Donnghaile (SF) 1,148

Philip Robinson (UUP) 1,189

Harry Toan (TUV) 824

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Elected: Judith Cochrane

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Eliminated: Harry Toan

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(Eighth Count)

Distribution of Cochrane's surplus

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Distribution of Toan's votes

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+Chris Lyttle (Alliance) 4,572

Sammy Douglas (DUP) 4,053

Michael Copeland (UUP) 2,618

+Dawn Purvis (Ind) 2,179

Brian Ervine (PUP) 1,873

Niall O'Donnghaile (SF) 1,149

Philip Robinson (UUP) 1,294

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Eliminated: Niall O'Donnghaile

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(Ninth Count)

Distribution of O'Donnghaile's votes

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+Chris Lyttle (Alliance) 4,696

Sammy Douglas (DUP) 4,078

Michael Copeland (UUP) 2,625

+Dawn Purvis (Ind) 2,229

Brian Ervine (PUP) 1,884

Philip Robinson (UUP) 1,296

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Elected: Chris Lyttle

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Eliminated: Philip Robinson

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(Tenth Count)

Distribution of Robinson's votes

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Sammy Douglas (DUP) 4,455

Michael Copeland (UUP) 3,225

+Dawn Purvis (Ind) 2,320

Brian Ervine (PUP) 1,963

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Eliminated: Brian Ervine

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Electorate 61,263; Turnout 32,828 (53.59%)

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