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Midlothian West Ward — Midlothian

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

10th September 2015 [Resignation of Owen Thompson]

Kelly Perry SNP 1540 43.2%
Ian Miller Lab 945 26.5%
Pauline Winchester C 524 14.7%
Daya Feldwick Grn 372 10.4%
Jane Davidson LD 162 4.5%
David Tedford Ind 25 0.7%
Transfers (Quota = 1785)
Stage I II III
Kelly Perry 1540 1558 1701
Ian Miller 945 977 1082
Pauline Winchester 524 570 618
Daya Feldwick 372 420
Jane Davidson 162
David Tedford 25

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

Andrew Coventry SNP 930 21.5%
Owen Thompson SNP 789 18.2%
Russell Imrie Lab 776 17.9%
Alex Jones Lab 762 17.6%
Andrew Hardie C 462 10.7%
Les Thacker LD 246 5.7%
Helen Blackburn Grn 226 5.2%
George McCleery Ind 103 2.4%
Lynn Leitch TUSC 41 0.9%

Consolidated results:— SNP 1719 (39.7%; 2 seats); Lab 1538 (35.5%; 1 seat); C 462 (10.7%); LD 246 (5.7%); Grn 226 (5.2%); Ind 103 (2.4%); TUSC 41 (0.9%)

Transfers (Quota = 1084)
Stage I III IV V VI
Andrew Coventry 930 943 987 1017 1071
Owen Thompson 789 805 832 861 900
Russell Imrie 776 784 823 872 966
Alex Jones 762 773 794 821 856
Andrew Hardie 462 480 497 567
Les Thacker 246 263 309
Helen Blackburn 226 258
George McCleery 103
Lynn Leitch 41

3rd May 2007 (3 seats)

Owen Thompson SNP 1981 33.2%
Russell Imrie Lab 1506 25.2%
Les Thacker LD 868 14.5%
Andrew Hardie C 634 10.6%
Elizabeth Veitch Ind 259 4.3%
George Purcell Ind 220 3.7%
Pat Kenny Ind 188 3.2%
Lynn Leitch SSP 108 1.8%
George McCleery HEP 105 1.8%
Brian Cranston Sol 99 1.7%

Consolidated results:— SNP 1981 (33.2%; 1 seat); Lab 1506 (25.2%; 1 seat); LD 868 (14.5%; 1 seat); Ind 667 (11.2%); C 634 (10.6%); SSP 108 (1.8%); HEP 105 (1.8%); Sol 99 (1.7%)

Transfers (Quota = 1493)
Stage I II III IV V VI VII VIII IX
Owen Thompson 1981 1493 1493 1493 1493 1493 1493 1493 1493
Russell Imrie 1506 1506 1493 1493 1493 1493 1493 1493 1493
Les Thacker 868 951 953 973 989 1034 1055 1085 1206
Andrew Hardie 634 672 673 686 697 706 725 743 817
Elizabeth Veitch 259 320 321 340 359 384 434 506
George Purcell 220 241 242 246 249 259 308
Pat Kenny 188 212 214 217 226 239
Lynn Leitch 108 138 139 147 191
George McCleery 105 126 126
Brian Cranston 99 133 133 143

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