Well, it’s hardly definitive, but it at least provides more insight to where the candidateless FF vote is going than we had last night. And the answer is not simply, Sean Gallagher… According to Red C, Michael D is getting the biggest chunk of it with Gallagher taking the next largest and then Davis (18) and Norris (15). Martin McGuinness takes just 11, with Mitchell and Dana with just 5 and 6 respectively.
More data below:
Adds: See several comments below questioning the dilution of the sample. It’s a fair warning, and one I should have included. This is a back of a fag packet answer to a question that is almost impossible (for cost reasons) to find a reliable public answer to.
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