Video: Macedon candidates hail ‘good day for unionism’

Successful election candidates Thomas Hogg, Paul Hamill and John Scott have vowed to work together on the new Antrim and Newtownabbey Council for the good of the people of Macedon.

Cllr Hogg polled 581 first preference votes, while Mr Hamill, standing in his first election, secured 538. Both DUP men were elected on the sixth count following the elimination of Cllr Victor Robinson.

Following the seventh count, Cllr John Scott was elected below quota, with Sinn Fein candidate Bronach Anglin missing out.

 

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