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Electoral Officer: Accuracy more important than speed

The Chief Electoral Officer Graham Shields says that he is not embarrassed by the speed of the count, saying he would prefer the count to be accurate than fast.

Mr Shields was speaking as counting for the Northern Ireland European elections entered its second day, amid criticism of the time taken to count ballot papers.

  • 27 May 2014