Record Numbers Engage With Clare FM’s Election Coverage On-Air, Online And On Social Media

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There may have been a re-count during this year’s local elections in Clare, but there was no doubting the number one choice for coverage on air, online and on social media over the weekend.

Over 35,000 visitors visited the Clare FM Website on Saturday and Sunday, predominantly from Ireland, but also from the likes of the UK, US, Spain, Australia, France, Canada, Portugal, Germany and Italy, with over 210,000 page views.

More than 50,000 more tuned into the station’s 21 hours of live coverage from the Count Centre at Treacy’s West County Hotel, both on air and online.



While on social media, hundreds of thousands of people were also kept up to date by Clare’s award-winning radio station, with a Facebook reach of close to 70,000 and more than 208,500 organic impressions on Twitter.

If you missed it, you can catch up on the weekend’s events our Live Blog here