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Cowal Ward — Argyll and Bute

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4th May 2017 (3 seats) [1 C gain from Ind, 1 LD gain from Ind]

William Blair SNP 918 26.3%
Yvonne McNeilly C 912 26.2%
Alan Reid LD 791 22.7%
Alex McNaughton Ind 389 11.2%
Alison Mulholland SNP 287 8.2%
Susanna Rice Lab 187 5.4%

Consolidated results:— SNP 1205 (34.6%; 1 seat); C 912 (26.2%; 1 seat); LD 791 (22.7%; 1 seat); Ind 389 (11.2%); Lab 187 (5.4%)

Transfers (Quota = 872)
Stage I II III IV
William Blair 918 872 872 872
Yvonne McNeilly 912 912 872 872
Alan Reid 791 794 810 899
Alex McNaughton 389 391 400 428
Alison Mulholland 287 323 323 344
Susanna Rice 187 188 191

3rd May 2012 (3 seats)

William Blair SNP 570 19.6%
Alex McNaughton Ind 543 18.6%
Bruce Marshall Ind 375 12.9%
Ron Simon SNP 353 12.1%
Lewis Macdonald C 343 11.8%
Stephen Johnstone Ind 282 9.7%
Chris Talbot Ind 169 5.8%
Russell Weir Ind 151 5.2%
Chris Lambert Ind 126 4.3%

Consolidated results:— Ind 1646 (56.5%; 2 seats); SNP 923 (31.7%; 1 seat); C 343 (11.8%)

Transfers (Quota = 729)
Stage I II III IV V VI VII
William Blair 570 575 585 613 653 942 729
Alex McNaughton 543 564 593 628 713 744 744
Bruce Marshall 375 391 410 452 514 542 572
Ron Simon 353 359 367 378 405
Lewis Macdonald 343 356 388 407 433 454 480
Stephen Johnstone 282 295 312 341
Chris Talbot 169 182 201
Russell Weir 151 173
Chris Lambert 126

3rd May 2007 (3 seats)

Ron Simon SNP 1127 29.8%
Alex McNaughton Ind 880 23.3%
Bruce Marshall Ind 745 19.7%
Dave Petrie C 491 13.0%
Trevor Oxborrow LD 346 9.2%
Iain Gow Ind 192 5.1%

Consolidated results:— Ind 1817 (48.1%; 2 seats); SNP 1127 (29.8%; 1 seat); C 491 (13.0%); LD 346 (9.2%)

Transfers (Quota = 946)
Stage I II III IV V
Ron Simon 1127 946 946 946 946
Alex McNaughton 880 909 996 946 946
Bruce Marshall 745 768 813 829 956
Dave Petrie 491 504 523 530 630
Trevor Oxborrow 346 376 391 397
Iain Gow 192 203

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