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Abbey Ward — Dumfries and Galloway

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

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

Tom McAughtrie Lab 903 22.9%
Ian Blake C 856 21.8%
Rob Davidson SNP 814 20.7%
David Stitt Lab 783 19.9%
Charles Milroy C 405 10.3%
Bill Wright UKIP 174 4.4%

Consolidated results:— Lab 1686 (42.8%; 2 seats); C 1261 (32.0%; 1 seat); SNP 814 (20.7%; 1 seat); UKIP 174 (4.4%)

Transfers (Quota = 788)
Stage I II
Tom McAughtrie 903 788
Ian Blake 856 856
Rob Davidson 814 814
David Stitt 783 870
Charles Milroy 405 411
Bill Wright 174 178

16th June 2011 [Resignation of Michael Thomson; Lab gain from C]

Kath Lord C 1236 39.7%
Tom McAughtrie Lab 1196 38.5%
Yowann Byghan SNP 678 21.8%
Transfers (Quota = 1556)
Stage I II
Kath Lord 1236 1391
Tom McAughtrie 1196 1448
Yowann Byghan 678

1st May 2008 [Resignation of Bruce Hodgson]

Michael Thomson C 1713 40.8%
Tom McAughtrie Lab 1393 33.2%
John McNaught SNP 755 18.0%
Graham McLeod Ind 173 4.1%
Keith Mycock LD 164 3.9%
Transfers (Quota = 2100)
Stage I II
Michael Thomson 1713 2006
Tom McAughtrie 1393 1712
John McNaught 755
Graham McLeod 173
Keith Mycock 164

3rd May 2007 (4 seats)

Ian Blake C 1081 19.7%
Rob Davidson SNP 976 17.8%
Bruce Hodgson C 778 14.2%
Tom McAughtrie Lab 777 14.1%
Davie Stitt Lab 770 14.0%
Josephine Robertson LD 267 4.9%
John White Ind 239 4.3%
Stuart Clement Ind 211 3.8%
Ian McMickan Ind 203 3.7%
Michael Thomson Ind 194 3.5%

Consolidated results:— C 1859 (33.8%; 2 seats); Lab 1547 (28.1%; 1 seat); SNP 976 (17.8%; 1 seat); Ind 847 (15.4%); LD 267 (4.9%)

Transfers (Quota = 1100)
Stage I II III IV V VI VII
Ian Blake 1081 1091 1126 1100 1100 1100 1100
Rob Davidson 976 996 1010 1010 1056 1097 1153
Bruce Hodgson 778 825 834 851 883 924 990
Tom McAughtrie 777 794 797 797 812 856 874
Davie Stitt 770 777 806 807 843 881 943
Josephine Robertson 267 280 290 290 316
John White 239 266 304 304 372 418
Stuart Clement 211 226 269 270
Ian McMickan 203 211
Michael Thomson 194

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