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Hawick and Hermitage Ward — Scottish Borders

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4th May 2017 (3 seats) [1 Ind gain from LD]

Watson McAteer Ind 1496 43.2%
George Turnbull C 912 26.4%
Davie Paterson Ind 665 19.2%
Iain Whyte SNP 386 11.2%

Consolidated results:— Ind 2161 (62.5%; 2 seats); C 912 (26.4%; 1 seat); SNP 386 (11.2%)

Transfers (Quota = 865)
Stage I II
Watson McAteer 1496 865
George Turnbull 912 912
Davie Paterson 665 936
Iain Whyte 386 482

3rd May 2012 (3 seats)

Davie Paterson Ind 1302 44.9%
Ron Smith LD 525 18.1%
George Turnbull C 513 17.7%
Tommy Stevenson SNP 239 8.2%
Bill Cumming Lab 191 6.6%
Frank Little Borders 82 2.8%
Kevin Ferguson Grn 46 1.6%

Consolidated results:— Ind 1302 (44.9%; 1 seat); LD 525 (18.1%; 1 seat); C 513 (17.7%; 1 seat); SNP 239 (8.2%); Lab 191 (6.6%); Borders 82 (2.8%); Grn 46 (1.6%)

Transfers (Quota = 725)
Stage I II III IV
Davie Paterson 1302 725 725 725
Ron Smith 525 676 687 706
George Turnbull 513 614 616 641
Tommy Stevenson 239 300 309 323
Bill Cumming 191 246 258 270
Frank Little 82 115 124
Kevin Ferguson 46 65

3rd May 2007 (3 seats)

David Paterson Ind 1022 25.8%
George Turnbull C 953 24.1%
Jim Rowan SNP 674 17.0%
Ron Smith LD 475 12.0%
Etta McKean LD 380 9.6%
Jake Irvine Ind 324 8.2%
Lesley Wood Grn 126 3.2%

Consolidated results:— Ind 1346 (34.0%; 1 seat); C 953 (24.1%; 1 seat); LD 855 (21.6%; 1 seat); SNP 674 (17.0%); Grn 126 (3.2%)

Transfers (Quota = 989)
Stage I II III IV V VI
David Paterson 1022 989 989 989 989 989
George Turnbull 953 957 967 1083 989 989
Jim Rowan 674 680 703 766 780 844
Ron Smith 475 479 504 556 576 850
Etta McKean 380 383 401 443 455
Jake Irvine 324 329 339
Lesley Wood 126 127

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