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Dalkeith Ward — Midlothian

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

3rd May 2012 (3 seats)

Alex Bennett Lab 1021 31.6%
Jim Bryant SNP 803 24.9%
Margot Russell Lab 604 18.7%
Colin Cassidy SNP 410 12.7%
Robin Traquair C 184 5.7%
George Boyd LD 133 4.1%
Willie Duncan TUSC 75 2.3%

Consolidated results:— Lab 1625 (50.3%; 2 seats); SNP 1213 (37.6%; 1 seat); C 184 (5.7%); LD 133 (4.1%); TUSC 75 (2.3%)

Transfers (Quota = 808)
Stage I II III IV V
Alex Bennett 1021 808 808 808 808
Jim Bryant 803 816 808 808 808
Margot Russell 604 760 760 774 810
Colin Cassidy 410 417 425 447 469
Robin Traquair 184 187 187 193 235
George Boyd 133 137 137 152
Willie Duncan 75 79 79

3rd May 2007 (3 seats)

Craig Statham SNP 1333 29.9%
Alex Bennett Lab 1331 29.9%
Margot Russell Lab 761 17.1%
Ray Prior LD 657 14.8%
Rosemary McDougall C 217 4.9%
Alan Boyce Sol 94 2.1%
Bob Goupillot SSP 60 1.3%

Consolidated results:— Lab 2092 (47.0%; 2 seats); SNP 1333 (29.9%; 1 seat); LD 657 (14.8%); C 217 (4.9%); Sol 94 (2.1%); SSP 60 (1.3%)

Transfers (Quota = 1114)
Stage I II III V VI
Craig Statham 1333 1114 1114 1114 1114
Alex Bennett 1331 1331 1114 1114 1114
Margot Russell 761 797 944 983 1014
Ray Prior 657 703 715 760 864
Rosemary McDougall 217 231 234 253
Alan Boyce 94 113 122
Bob Goupillot 60 82 84

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