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Local Elections Archive Project

Local by-elections — 1st October 2015

Note:— This list may not be complete.

Aberdeen — George St/Harbour (Quota = 940)

Resignation of Andy May.

Michael Hutchison SNP 961 51.2%
Mike Scott Lab 490 26.1%
Brian Davidson C 195 10.4%
Alex Jarvis Grn 136 7.2%
Euan Davidson LD 96 5.1%

Aberdeen — Midstocket/Rosemount

Resignation of Fraser Forsyth; SNP gain from C.

Alex Nicoll SNP 1168 40.9%
Tom Mason C 672 23.6%
Howard Gemmell Lab 605 21.2%
Ken McLeod LD 238 8.3%
Jennifer Phillips Grn 170 6.0%
Transfers (Quota = 1427)
Stage I II III
Alex Nicoll 1168 1275 1433
Tom Mason 672 771 927
Howard Gemmell 605 692
Ken McLeod 238
Jennifer Phillips 170

Cherwell — Banbury Grimsbury and Castle

Death of Ann Bonner; Lab gain from C.

Shaida Hussain Lab 781 45.0%
Tony Mepham C 661 38.1%
Linda Wren UKIP 150 8.6%
Kenneth Ashworth LD 73 4.2%
Christopher Manley Grn 72 4.1%

East Ayrshire — Irvine Valley

Resignation of Alan Brown.

Elena Whitham SNP 1797 49.8%
Susan McFadzean C 865 24.0%
Alex Walsh Lab 860 23.8%
Jen Broadhurst Grn 88 2.4%
Transfers (Quota = 1806)
Stage I II
Elena Whitham 1797 1832
Susan McFadzean 865 884
Alex Walsh 860 884
Jen Broadhurst 88

Fife — Glenrothes West and Kinglassie (Quota = 1895)

Resignation of Peter Grant.

Julie Ford SNP 2235 59.0%
Alan Seath Lab 1207 31.9%
Jonathan Gray C 234 6.2%
Lorna Ross Grn 113 3.0%

Moray — Heldon and Laich

Resignation of Eric McGillivray.

Dennis Slater Ind 1323 41.1%
Joyce O'Hara SNP 1003 31.1%
Pete Bloomfield C 703 21.8%
James MacKessack-Leitch Grn 192 6.0%
Transfers (Quota = 1611)
Stage I II
Dennis Slater 1323 1775
Joyce O'Hara 1003 1100
Pete Bloomfield 703
James MacKessack-Leitch 192

Stirling — Stirling East

Resignation of Steven Paterson.

Gerry McLaughlan SNP 1311 45.2%
Chris Kane Lab 1094 37.7%
Luke Davison C 343 11.8%
Alasdair Tollemache Grn 152 5.2%
Transfers (Quota = 1451)
Stage I II III
Gerry McLaughlan 1311 1387 1388
Chris Kane 1094 1134 1272
Luke Davison 343 352
Alasdair Tollemache 152

West Lothian — Linlithgow

Resignation of Martin Day.

David Tait SNP 2049 43.1%
David Manion Lab 1088 22.9%
Ian Burgess C 973 20.5%
Maire McCormack Grn 282 5.9%
Brenda Galloway Ind 230 4.8%
Caron Lindsay LD 133 2.8%
Transfers (Quota = 2378)
Stage I II III IV
David Tait 2049 2061 2234 2325
David Manion 1088 1131 1279 1644
Ian Burgess 973 992 1070
Maire McCormack 282 303
Brenda Galloway 230 246
Caron Lindsay 133

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