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Wester Ross, Strathpeffer and Lochalsh Ward — Highland

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6th December 2018 [Resignation of Kate Stephen; SNP gain from LD]

Alexander MacInnes SNP 1318 33.1%
Gavin Berkenheger C 1037 26.0%
Richard Greene Ind 622 15.6%
Irene Brandt Grn 359 9.0%
George Scott LD 320 8.0%
Christopher Birt Lab 174 4.4%
Jean Davis Ind 131 3.3%
Les Durance UKIP 16 0.4%
Harry Christian Libtn 8 0.2%
Transfers (Quota = 1993)
Stage I II III IV V VI
Alexander MacInnes 1318 1327 1354 1397 1575 1798
Gavin Berkenheger 1037 1061 1071 1147 1186 1374
Richard Greene 622 677 699 785 905
Irene Brandt 359 364 411 483
George Scott 320 346 379
Christopher Birt 174 179
Jean Davis 131
Les Durance 16
Harry Christian 8

4th May 2017 (4 seats)

Derek Macleod C 1036 18.4%
Ian Cockburn SNP 859 15.3%
Biz Campbell Ind 796 14.2%
Kate Stephen LD 752 13.4%
Richard Green Ind 656 11.7%
Topher Dawson Grn 628 11.2%
Alexander Macinnes SNP 608 10.8%
Christopher Birt Lab 285 5.1%

Consolidated results:— SNP 1467 (26.1%; 1 seat); Ind 1452 (25.8%; 1 seat); C 1036 (18.4%; 1 seat); LD 752 (13.4%; 1 seat); Grn 628 (11.2%); Lab 285 (5.1%)

Transfers (Quota = 1125)
Stage I II III IV V VI
Derek Macleod 1036 1055 1061 1064 1205 1125
Ian Cockburn 859 887 1355 1125 1125 1125
Biz Campbell 796 843 876 899 1145 1145
Kate Stephen 752 841 864 882 993 1026
Richard Green 656 673 686 699
Topher Dawson 628 674 721 839 928 934
Alexander Macinnes 608 610
Christopher Birt 285

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