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Marian Roarty, presiding officer, and Garda Eamonn McGinley after arriving by helicopter on Tory Island, off   Donegal, with a ballot box. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

Turnout has been low and slow during the day on 12 west coast islands where voting in the presidential election and blasphemy referendum has been taki(...)

 Garda  Pat McElroy helps presiding officer Nancy Sharkey carry a ballot box as they walk to the local polling station  in Gola Island, off Donegal, on Thursday. Photograph:  Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

Twelve offshore islands on the west and north-west coasts have begun casting votes in the referendum on the Eighth Amendment today. Air Corps helicop(...)