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Paisley East and Ralston Ward — Renfrewshire

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

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

Jim Sharkey Lab 1832 32.7%
Brian Lawson SNP 1558 27.8%
Robert Evans C 576 10.3%
Will Mylet SNP 529 9.4%
John Boyd LD 509 9.1%
Maureen Sharkey Lab 460 8.2%
Andy Bowden SSP 141 2.5%

Consolidated results:— Lab 2292 (40.9%; 2 seats); SNP 2087 (37.2%; 2 seats); C 576 (10.3%); LD 509 (9.1%); SSP 141 (2.5%)

Transfers (Quota = 1122)
Stage I II III IV V VI
Jim Sharkey 1832 1122 1122 1122 1122 1122
Brian Lawson 1558 1558 1122 1122 1122 1122
Robert Evans 576 584 593 602 603 827
Will Mylet 529 545 900 940 941 1042
John Boyd 509 522 543 563 564
Maureen Sharkey 460 1071 1086 1128 1122 1122
Andy Bowden 141 153 160

3rd May 2007 (4 seats)

Susan McDonald LD 1608 21.9%
Brian Lawson SNP 1583 21.6%
Rayleen Kelly Lab 1033 14.1%
Jim Sharkey Lab 1012 13.8%
Celia Lawson SNP 934 12.7%
Alistair Campbell C 798 10.9%
Sean Hurl Sol 199 2.7%
Andy Bowden SSP 170 2.3%

Consolidated results:— SNP 2517 (34.3%; 2 seats); Lab 2045 (27.9%; 1 seat); LD 1608 (21.9%; 1 seat); C 798 (10.9%); Sol 199 (2.7%); SSP 170 (2.3%)

Transfers (Quota = 1468)
Stage I II III V VI
Susan McDonald 1608 1468 1468 1468 1468
Brian Lawson 1583 1583 1468 1468 1468
Rayleen Kelly 1033 1042 1044 1093 1165
Jim Sharkey 1012 1033 1039 1092 1178
Celia Lawson 934 957 1043 1131 1287
Alistair Campbell 798 834 839 861
Sean Hurl 199 205 207
Andy Bowden 170 173 175

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