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Midlothian East Ward — Midlothian

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

27th November 2014 [Resignation of Peter Boyes]

Kenny Young Lab 1294 32.9%
Colin Cassidy SNP 1260 32.1%
Robert Hogg Ind 780 19.8%
Andrew Hardie C 331 8.4%
Bill Kerr-Smith Grn 197 5.0%
Euan Davidson LD 68 1.7%
Transfers (Quota = 1966)
Stage I II
Kenny Young 1294 1682
Colin Cassidy 1260 1613
Robert Hogg 780
Andrew Hardie 331
Bill Kerr-Smith 197
Euan Davidson 68

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

Lisa Beattie SNP 1372 33.1%
Peter Boyes Lab 1003 24.2%
Katie Moffat Lab 475 11.5%
Peter de Vink Ind 461 11.1%
Paul Bertram SNP 405 9.8%
Richard Thomson C 379 9.1%
Bob Goupillot TUSC 52 1.3%

Consolidated results:— SNP 1777 (42.9%; 1 seat); Lab 1478 (35.6%; 1 seat); Ind 461 (11.1%; 1 seat); C 379 (9.1%); TUSC 52 (1.3%)

Transfers (Quota = 1037)
Stage I II III IV V VI
Lisa Beattie 1372 1037 1037 1037 1037 1037
Peter Boyes 1003 1015 1020 1036 1408 1037
Katie Moffat 475 486 493 525
Peter de Vink 461 484 503 686 737 800
Paul Bertram 405 656 665 689 721 781
Richard Thomson 379 388 388
Bob Goupillot 52 54

3rd May 2007 (3 seats)

Lisa Beattie SNP 1988 34.6%
Peter Boyes Lab 1357 23.6%
Katie Moffat LD 831 14.5%
Robin Traquair C 812 14.1%
Bob Jenkins Lab 617 10.7%
Derek Duncan Sol 82 1.4%
Murray Court SSP 63 1.1%

Consolidated results:— SNP 1988 (34.6%; 1 seat); Lab 1974 (34.3%; 1 seat); LD 831 (14.5%; 1 seat); C 812 (14.1%); Sol 82 (1.4%); SSP 63 (1.1%)

Transfers (Quota = 1438)
Stage I II III IV V VI
Lisa Beattie 1988 1438 1438 1438 1438 1438
Peter Boyes 1357 1423 1434 1455 1438 1438
Katie Moffat 831 942 960 1003 1004 1212
Robin Traquair 812 870 877 885 885 930
Bob Jenkins 617 643 651 671 682
Derek Duncan 82 126 164
Murray Court 63 113

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