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Tain and Easter Ross Ward — Highland

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

3rd May 2012 (3 seats)

Alasdair Rhind Ind 1008 32.7%
Fiona Robertson Ind 754 24.4%
Jamie Stone LD 508 16.5%
Charlie Falconer SNP 420 13.6%
Richard Durham Ind 250 8.1%
Ron Stevenson Lab 78 2.5%
David Rutherford C 44 1.4%
Sean Robertson TUSC 23 0.7%

Consolidated results:— Ind 2012 (65.2%; 2 seats); LD 508 (16.5%; 1 seat); SNP 420 (13.6%); Lab 78 (2.5%); C 44 (1.4%); TUSC 23 (0.7%)

Transfers (Quota = 772)
Stage I II III VI VII
Alasdair Rhind 1008 772 772 772 772
Fiona Robertson 754 861 772 772 772
Jamie Stone 508 560 591 639 774
Charlie Falconer 420 432 441 468 514
Richard Durham 250 284 312 347
Ron Stevenson 78 81 82
David Rutherford 44 48 52
Sean Robertson 23 24 27

9th June 2011 [Death of Alan Torrance]

Derek Louden SNP 837 33.2%
Fiona Robertson Ind 811 32.2%
Ruairidh Mackenzie Ind 467 18.5%
Antony Gardner LD 307 12.2%
Michael Herd Ind 97 3.9%
Transfers (Quota = 1260)
Stage I II III
Derek Louden 837 928 1037
Fiona Robertson 811 933 1204
Ruairidh Mackenzie 467 547
Antony Gardner 307
Michael Herd 97

3rd May 2007 (3 seats)

Alasdair Rhind Ind 1406 36.2%
Richard Durham LD 627 16.2%
Jim McCreath SNP 465 12.0%
Alan Torrance Ind 436 11.2%
Murray MacLeod Ind 294 7.6%
Michael Herd Ind 204 5.3%
Sunny Moodie Lab 148 3.8%
David Rutherford C 124 3.2%
John Boocock Ind 116 3.0%
Donnie Fraser SSP 59 1.5%

Consolidated results:— Ind 2456 (63.3%; 2 seats); LD 627 (16.2%; 1 seat); SNP 465 (12.0%); Lab 148 (3.8%); C 124 (3.2%); SSP 59 (1.5%)

Transfers (Quota = 970)
Stage I II III IV V VI VII VIII
Alasdair Rhind 1406 970 970 970 970 970 970 970
Richard Durham 627 707 717 768 800 843 892 1007
Jim McCreath 465 480 498 509 520 537 557 605
Alan Torrance 436 545 549 558 582 603 674 823
Murray MacLeod 294 375 377 390 410 430 507
Michael Herd 204 228 233 252 262 277
Sunny Moodie 148 160 162 171 173
David Rutherford 124 140 144 146
John Boocock 116 127 133
Donnie Fraser 59 63

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