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Southside/Newington Ward — Edinburgh

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

3rd May 2012 (4 seats) [1 SNP gain from LD]

Steve Burgess Grn 1869 20.0%
Ian Perry Lab 1851 19.8%
Jim Orr SNP 1717 18.3%
Cameron Rose C 1565 16.7%
Gordon MacKenzie LD 1308 14.0%
Gordon Murdie Ind 892 9.5%
William Black TUSC 87 0.9%
Margaret Lea Lib 71 0.8%

Consolidated results:— Grn 1869 (20.0%; 1 seat); Lab 1851 (19.8%; 1 seat); SNP 1717 (18.3%; 1 seat); C 1565 (16.7%; 1 seat); LD 1308 (14.0%); Ind 892 (9.5%); TUSC 87 (0.9%); Lib 71 (0.8%)

Transfers (Quota = 1873)
Stage I II III IV V VI
Steve Burgess 1869 1883 1873 1873 1873 1873
Ian Perry 1851 1856 1858 1885 1873 1873
Jim Orr 1717 1723 1724 1741 1744 1886
Cameron Rose 1565 1568 1568 1570 1571 1855
Gordon MacKenzie 1308 1341 1343 1348 1350 1548
Gordon Murdie 892 895 896 921 922
William Black 87 90 90
Margaret Lea 71

3rd May 2007 (4 seats)

Ian Perry Lab 2530 18.8%
Cameron Rose C 2516 18.7%
Gordon MacKenzie LD 2304 17.1%
Steve Burgess Grn 1920 14.3%
Liz O'Malley LD 1907 14.2%
Susanna Lacey SNP 1780 13.2%
Scott Simpson SSP 146 1.1%
Margaret Lea Lib 144 1.1%
James Allinson Sol 140 1.0%
George Pitcher Ind 81 0.6%

Consolidated results:— LD 4211 (31.3%; 1 seat); Lab 2530 (18.8%; 1 seat); C 2516 (18.7%; 1 seat); Grn 1920 (14.3%; 1 seat); SNP 1780 (13.2%); SSP 146 (1.1%); Lib 144 (1.1%); Sol 140 (1.0%); Ind 81 (0.6%)

Transfers (Quota = 2694)
Stage I II III IV V VI
Ian Perry 2530 2537 2548 2554 2568 2763
Cameron Rose 2516 2529 2531 2546 2551 2686
Gordon MacKenzie 2304 2309 2315 2356 2378 2670
Steve Burgess 1920 1935 1961 1974 2062 2610
Liz O'Malley 1907 1913 1917 1939 1945 2087
Susanna Lacey 1780 1790 1824 1845 1876
Scott Simpson 146 150 183 189
Margaret Lea 144 148 156
James Allinson 140 142
George Pitcher 81

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