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Lochgelly and Cardenden Ward — Fife

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

3rd May 2012 (3 seats)

Linda Erskine Lab 1210 35.1%
Mark Hood Lab 1102 31.9%
Ian Chisholm SNP 719 20.8%
Andrew Lonie SNP 299 8.7%
James Reekie C 120 3.5%

Consolidated results:— Lab 2312 (67.0%; 2 seats); SNP 1018 (29.5%; 1 seat); C 120 (3.5%)

Transfers (Quota = 863)
Stage I II
Linda Erskine 1210 863
Mark Hood 1102 1102
Ian Chisholm 719 763
Andrew Lonie 299 344
James Reekie 120 143

3rd May 2007 (3 seats)

Mark Hood Lab 1228 27.8%
Margot Doig Lab 1225 27.7%
Ian Chisholm SNP 1036 23.5%
Ernest McPherson Ind 637 14.4%
Lesley Burke LD 153 3.5%
Graeme Whyte C 137 3.1%

Consolidated results:— Lab 2453 (55.5%; 2 seats); SNP 1036 (23.5%; 1 seat); Ind 637 (14.4%); LD 153 (3.5%); C 137 (3.1%)

Transfers (Quota = 1105)
Stage I II III
Mark Hood 1228 1105 1105
Margot Doig 1225 1225 1105
Ian Chisholm 1036 1049 1066
Ernest McPherson 637 670 694
Lesley Burke 153 161 169
Graeme Whyte 137 138 141

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