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Landward Caithness Ward — Highland

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

28th November 2013 [Resignation of Alex MacLeod; Ind gain from SNP]

Matthew Reiss Ind 1150 44.4%
Winifred Sutherland Ind 593 22.9%
Ed Boyter SNP 546 21.1%
Kerensa Carr C 171 6.6%
Tina Irving Ind 128 4.9%
Transfers (Quota = 1295)
Stage I II
Matthew Reiss 1150 1273
Winifred Sutherland 593 667
Ed Boyter 546 568
Kerensa Carr 171
Tina Irving 128

2nd May 2013 [Resignation of Robert Coghill] (Quota = 1232)

Gillian Coghill Ind 1317 53.5%
Hanna Miedema SNP 525 21.3%
David Baron Lab 417 16.9%
Barbara Watson C 203 8.2%

3rd May 2012 (4 seats) [1 Ind gain from LD]

Willie Mackay Ind 1015 28.6%
David Bremner Ind 651 18.3%
Robert Coghill Ind 638 18.0%
Alex Macleod SNP 550 15.5%
David Baron Lab 302 8.5%
Bill Mowat Ind 244 6.9%
Richard White C 109 3.1%
John Campbell Ind 42 1.2%

Consolidated results:— Ind 2590 (72.9%; 3 seats); SNP 550 (15.5%; 1 seat); Lab 302 (8.5%); C 109 (3.1%)

Transfers (Quota = 711)
Stage I II III IV VI VII
Willie Mackay 1015 711 711 711 711 711
David Bremner 651 721 721 711 711 711
Robert Coghill 638 749 711 711 711 711
Alex Macleod 550 576 579 580 598 656
David Baron 302 312 316 317 343 397
Bill Mowat 244 274 282 284 329
Richard White 109 112 115 115
John Campbell 42 54 57 58

3rd May 2007 (4 seats)

David Bremner SNP 871 18.8%
Willie MacKay Ind 845 18.2%
David Flear LD 805 17.4%
Robert Coghill Ind 657 14.2%
Bill Mowat Lab 532 11.5%
Colin Sutherland C 531 11.5%
Alastair MacDonald LD 349 7.5%
Duncan Winfield Ind 41 0.9%

Consolidated results:— Ind 1543 (33.3%; 2 seats); LD 1154 (24.9%; 1 seat); SNP 871 (18.8%; 1 seat); Lab 532 (11.5%); C 531 (11.5%)

Transfers (Quota = 927)
Stage I III IV V
David Bremner 871 888 888 957
Willie MacKay 845 929 927 927
David Flear 805 918 918 1067
Robert Coghill 657 723 723 815
Bill Mowat 532 552 552
Colin Sutherland 531 558 558 601
Alastair MacDonald 349
Duncan Winfield 41

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