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Lochar 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]

Yen Hongmei Jin SNP 1190 28.5%
Jeff Leaver Lab 1159 27.7%
Ivor Hyslop C 663 15.9%
John Charteris C 629 15.0%
Ted Thompson Lab 539 12.9%

Consolidated results:— Lab 1698 (40.6%; 2 seats); C 1292 (30.9%; 1 seat); SNP 1190 (28.5%; 1 seat)

Transfers (Quota = 837)
Stage I II III IV
Yen Hongmei Jin 1190 837 837 837
Jeff Leaver 1159 1159 837 837
Ivor Hyslop 663 703 710 723
John Charteris 629 675 685 700
Ted Thompson 539 660 941 837

3rd May 2007 (4 seats)

Jeff Leaver Lab 978 19.3%
John Charteris C 872 17.2%
Lorna McGowan SNP 836 16.5%
Ivor Hyslop C 791 15.6%
Alec Martin Lab 597 11.8%
David Slater Ind 550 10.9%
John Robertson LD 317 6.3%
Graham McLeod Ind 118 2.3%

Consolidated results:— C 1663 (32.9%; 2 seats); Lab 1575 (31.1%; 1 seat); SNP 836 (16.5%; 1 seat); Ind 668 (13.2%); LD 317 (6.3%)

Transfers (Quota = 1012)
Stage I II III IV V
Jeff Leaver 978 983 1010 1522 1012
John Charteris 872 882 916 923 949
Lorna McGowan 836 843 901 930 1029
Ivor Hyslop 791 799 832 840 860
Alec Martin 597 603 636
David Slater 550 593 672 686 764
John Robertson 317 340
Graham McLeod 118

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