If you have enjoyed our election coverages (on and off Slugger)…

Don’t be shy and stick a few quid in the tip jar… Day five of non stop listening thinking data chasing and gossiping… Those of you who have have followed us will know the news headlines tonight were being reported in Slugger by Saturday evening… We’ll get back to real life shortly, but there will be a few things to gather together… Not least your stories of the act of voting… Were you given all the information you needed… and if you asked turn out date, did they give you that information… suggestions for improvements on Slugger (apologies for our prolonged absences (the peril of running an unfunded website)… Highlight for me, was the crowdsourceing of local turnout from those polling stations… We’ll see what we can do to get it adopted for Westminster…

Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty