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Blantyre Ward — South Lanarkshire

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This ward was abolished or subjected to boundary changes in 2017.

10th December 2015 [Death of Jim Handibode]

Mo Razzaq Lab 1476 47.2%
Gerry Chambers SNP 1236 39.6%
Taylor Muir C 140 4.5%
Sean Baillie SSP 122 3.9%
Stephen Reid LD 92 2.9%
Emma Docherty UKIP 59 1.9%
Transfers (Quota = 1563)
Stage I II III IV
Mo Razzaq 1476 1483 1504 1536
Gerry Chambers 1236 1246 1259 1314
Taylor Muir 140 156 172 173
Sean Baillie 122 125 133
Stephen Reid 92 97
Emma Docherty 59

3rd May 2012 (4 seats) [1 Lab gain from Ind]

Hugh Dunsmuir Lab 1141 25.0%
Bert Thomson SNP 929 20.3%
Jim Handibode Lab 756 16.6%
John McNamee Lab 579 12.7%
John Mullen SNP 470 10.3%
Michael Martin Ind 234 5.1%
Michael McGlynn CPA 209 4.6%
Isobel Black C 176 3.9%
Gavin Wallace Ind 40 0.9%
Mark Watson LD 32 0.7%

Consolidated results:— Lab 2476 (54.2%; 3 seats); SNP 1399 (30.6%; 1 seat); Ind 274 (6.0%); CPA 209 (4.6%); C 176 (3.9%); LD 32 (0.7%)

Transfers (Quota = 914)
Stage I II III IV VI VII VIII IX
Hugh Dunsmuir 1144 914 914 914 914 914 914 914
Bert Thomson 929 929 929 914 914 914 914 914
Jim Handibode 756 935 914 914 914 914 914 914
John McNamee 579 600 616 617 626 638 686 751
John Mullen 470 472 472 484 489 511 541 580
Michael Martin 234 238 238 239 259 297 348
Michael McGlynn 209 212 213 213 216 253
Isobel Black 176 179 179 179 190
Gavin Wallace 40 41 41 41
Mark Watson 32 33 33 33

3rd May 2007 (4 seats)

Hugh Dunsmuir Lab 1586 24.6%
Bert Thomson Ind 1365 21.2%
John McNamee SNP 1253 19.4%
Jim Handibode Lab 1121 17.4%
Michael McGlynn Ind 748 11.6%
Morag Redpath C 327 5.1%
Gavin Wallace Ind 52 0.8%

Consolidated results:— Lab 2707 (42.0%; 2 seats); Ind 2165 (33.6%; 1 seat); SNP 1253 (19.4%; 1 seat); C 327 (5.1%)

Transfers (Quota = 1291)
Stage I II III
Hugh Dunsmuir 1586 1291 1291
Bert Thomson 1365 1365 1291
John McNamee 1253 1339 1339
Jim Handibode 1121 1260 1270
Michael McGlynn 748 764 783
Morag Redpath 327 329 332
Gavin Wallace 52 53 66

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