Election count started at Carrickfergus Leisure Centre

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Counting is underway following yesterday’s by-election in the Carrick Castle ward.

The total votes polled was 2,873 with a turnout of 21.8 per cent.

The count is taking place at Carrickfergus Leisure Centre.

A seat was left vacant on Mid and East Antrim Borough Council following the death of Independent councillor Jim Brown in August.