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Local Election Results 2017

Eilean Siar

Whole council up for election.

All of the wards have Gaelic names. Approximate English translations are:

  1. Barraigh, Bhatarsaigh, Eirisgeigh agus Uibhist a Deas = Barra, Vatersay, Eriskay and South Uist
  2. Beinn na Foghla agus Uibhist a Tuath = Benbecula and North Uist
  3. Na Hearadh agus Ceann a Deas nan Loch = Harris and Park
  4. Sgir' Uige agus Ceann a Tuath nan Loch = Uig and North Lochs
  5. Sgire an Rubha = Point
  6. Steòrnabhagh a Deas = Stornoway South
  7. Steòrnabhagh a Tuath = Stornoway North
  8. Loch a Tuath = Broad Bay
  9. An Taobh Siar agus Nis = West Side and Ness

Other results for Eilean Siar: 2003 2007 2012

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Consolidated results — Eilean Siar 2017

Party Votes Percent Seats
Independent 9248 77.5% 23
Scottish National Party 2287 19.2% 7
Conservative 402 3.4% 1

An Taobh Siar agus Nis (4)

John Norman Macleod Ind 339 23.7%
Kenneth Macleod SNP 277 19.4%
Kenny John Macleod Ind 239 16.7%
John Mackay Ind 220 15.4%
Alistair Maclennan Ind 193 13.5%
Malcolm McTaggart Ind 161 11.3%

Consolidated results:— Ind 1152 (80.6%; 3 seats); SNP 277 (19.4%; 1 seat)

Transfers (Quota = 286)
Stage I II IV V
John Norman Macleod 339 286 286 286
Kenneth Macleod 277 286 286 286
Kenny John Macleod 239 260 310 286
John Mackay 220 224 254 261
Alistair Maclennan 193 200 238 247
Malcolm McTaggart 161 164

Barraigh, Bhatarsaigh, Eirisgeigh agus Uibhist a Deas (4) [1 SNP gain from Lab]

Donald Manford SNP 531 38.3%
Iain Macneil Ind 217 15.6%
Paul Steele Ind 161 11.6%
Calum Macmillan SNP 138 9.9%
David Blaney Ind 112 8.1%
Donnie Steele Ind 110 7.9%
Ronald Mackinnon Ind 89 6.4%
Gerry Macleod Ind 29 2.1%

Consolidated results:— Ind 718 (51.8%; 2 seats); SNP 669 (48.2%; 2 seats)

Transfers (Quota = 278)
Stage I II IV V VI
Donald Manford 531 278 278 278 278
Iain Macneil 217 240 246 264 290
Paul Steele 161 170 172 192 253
Calum Macmillan 138 278 278 278 278
David Blaney 112 121 129 155 175
Donnie Steele 110 129 132 155
Ronald Mackinnon 89 101 109
Gerry Macleod 29 30

Beinn na Foghla agus Uibhist a Tuath (3) [1 Ind gain from Lab]

Uisdean Robertson Ind 355 28.8%
Iain Macleod Ind 237 19.2%
Roddy Mackay Ind 197 16.0%
Roslyn Macpherson SNP 156 12.6%
Andrew Walker Ind 102 8.3%
Neil Beaton Ind 71 5.8%
John Macleod Ind 65 5.3%
Ken Macbrayne C 51 4.1%

Consolidated results:— Ind 1027 (83.2%; 3 seats); SNP 156 (12.6%); C 51 (4.1%)

Transfers (Quota = 309)
Stage I II III IV V VI
Uisdean Robertson 355 309 309 309 309 309
Iain Macleod 237 242 247 261 275 318
Roddy Mackay 197 202 209 215 236 261
Roslyn Macpherson 156 159 162 170 184 204
Andrew Walker 102 115 126 139 161
Neil Beaton 71 79 89 97
John Macleod 65 67 74
Ken Macbrayne 51 51

Loch a Tuath (3)

Donald Crichton Ind 590 46.0%
John Maciver SNP 230 17.9%
Calum Maclean Ind 230 17.9%
Ruaraidh Ferguson Ind 80 6.2%
Iain Maciver Ind 78 6.1%
Allan Maclachlan Ind 74 5.8%

Consolidated results:— Ind 1052 (82.1%; 2 seats); SNP 230 (17.9%; 1 seat)

Transfers (Quota = 321)
Stage I II III IV
Donald Crichton 590 321 321 321
John Maciver 230 271 276 298
Calum Maclean 230 344 321 321
Ruaraidh Ferguson 80 110 113 132
Iain Maciver 78 115 119 137
Allan Maclachlan 74 98 104

Na Hearadh agus Ceann a Deas nan Loch (3) [1 Ind gain from Lab]

Finlay Cunningham Ind 381 33.2%
Paul Finnegan Ind 189 16.5%
John Mitchell SNP 172 15.0%
Catherine Macdonald Ind 166 14.5%
Sheena Macleod Ind 80 7.0%
Denise Wilson Ind 64 5.6%
Fiona Macleod SNP 47 4.1%
D J Macrae Ind 42 3.7%
Alex Smith Ind 7 0.6%

Consolidated results:— Ind 929 (80.9%; 2 seats); SNP 219 (19.1%; 1 seat)

Transfers (Quota = 288)
Stage I II III IV V VI VII
Finlay Cunningham 381 288 288 288 288 288 288
Paul Finnegan 189 214 215 219 224 239 261
John Mitchell 172 179 179 181 220 228 236
Catherine Macdonald 166 187 187 191 195 199 218
Sheena Macleod 80 91 91 95 98 126
Denise Wilson 64 66 70 72 73
Fiona Macleod 47 50 51 55
D J Macrae 42 43 45
Alex Smith 7 7

Sgir'Uige agus Ceann a Tuath nan Loch (3) [1 C gain from SNP]

Angus Morrison Ind 679 48.4%
Norman Macdonald Ind 271 19.3%
Ranald Fraser C 268 19.1%
Donald Macleod Ind 186 13.2%

Consolidated results:— Ind 1136 (80.9%; 2 seats); C 268 (19.1%; 1 seat)

Transfers (Quota = 352)
Stage I II
Angus Morrison 679 352
Norman Macdonald 271 352
Ranald Fraser 268 332
Donald Macleod 186 283

Sgire an Rubha (3)

Norrie Macdonald Ind 354 31.9%
Alasdair Macleod Ind 329 29.7%
Finlay Stewart Ind 151 13.6%
John Macmillan Ind 100 9.0%
Tony Robson Ind 91 8.2%
Don Macdonald C 83 7.5%

Consolidated results:— Ind 1025 (92.5%; 3 seats); C 83 (7.5%)

Transfers (Quota = 278)
Stage I II III IV V
Norrie Macdonald 354 278 278 278 278
Alasdair Macleod 329 329 278 278 278
Finlay Stewart 151 169 191 213 267
John Macmillan 100 113 120 133
Tony Robson 91 113 124 141 162
Don Macdonald 83 88 92

Steòrnabhagh a Deas (4)

Charlie Nicolson Ind 755 49.2%
Rae Mackenzie SNP 250 16.3%
Angus McCormack Ind 165 10.8%
Keith Dodson Ind 156 10.2%
Shonnie Macritchie Ind 77 5.0%
Caroline Brick Ind 76 5.0%
Derek McPherson Ind 47 3.1%
Campbell McKenzie Ind 7 0.5%

Consolidated results:— Ind 1283 (83.7%; 3 seats); SNP 250 (16.3%; 1 seat)

Transfers (Quota = 307)
Stage I II III IV VI VII
Charlie Nicolson 755 307 307 307 307 307
Rae Mackenzie 250 345 307 307 307 307
Angus McCormack 165 295 304 307 307 307
Keith Dodson 156 207 214 215 229 276
Shonnie Macritchie 77 161 165 170 190 196
Caroline Brick 76 81 84 86 92
Derek McPherson 47 63 66 68
Campbell McKenzie 7 17 18

Steòrnabhagh a Tuath (4)

Gordon Murray SNP 486 34.4%
Roddie Mackay Ind 398 28.2%
Iain Macaulay Ind 249 17.6%
Neil Mackay Ind 145 10.3%
Lesley McKenzie Ind 134 9.5%

Consolidated results:— Ind 926 (65.6%; 3 seats); SNP 486 (34.4%; 1 seat)

Transfers (Quota = 283)
Stage I II III
Gordon Murray 486 283 283
Roddie Mackay 398 398 283
Iain Macaulay 249 321 321
Neil Mackay 145 190 251
Lesley McKenzie 134 163 176

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