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South Ayrshire Council, 2007
Remained in No Overall Control
Seats
Conservative
12
Labour
9
SNP
8
Independents
1
Vote Share
Conservative
37.2%
Labour
28.4%
SNP
25.3%
Independents
8.3%
Solidarity
0.6%
Socialist
0.1%

Party Seats Net Change Seats % 1st Prefs 1st Prefs %
Conservative 12 -3 40.0% 18,568 37.2%
Labour 9 -6 30.0% 14,152 28.4%
SNP 8 +8 26.7% 12,624 25.3%
Independents 1 +1 3.3% 4,160 8.3%
Solidarity 0 300 0.6%
Socialist 0 66 0.1%


Ward Results

Troon
Seats
Conservative
2
SNP
1
Labour
1
First Preferences Share
Conservative
41.8%
SNP
23.9%
Labour
20.3%
Brown
13.9%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Conservative Peter Convery 2,029 27.5% Yes
SNP Nan McFarlane 1,765 23.9% Yes
Labour Philip Saxton 1,499 20.3% Yes
Conservative Bill McIntosh 1,061 14.3% Yes
Independent Pat Brown 1,029 13.9%


Prestwick
Seats
Conservative
2
Labour
1
SNP
1
First Preferences Share
Conservative
41.8%
Labour
30.1%
SNP
24.3%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
SNP Stan Fisher 2,062 28.1% Yes
Conservative Hugh Hunter 1,847 25.1% Yes
Labour Helen Moonie 1,227 16.7% Yes
Conservative Margaret Toner 1,224 16.7% Yes
Labour George Watson 987 13.4%


Ayr North
Seats
Labour
2
SNP
1
Conservative
1
First Preferences Share
Labour
44.7%
SNP
25.0%
Conservative
18.4%
Hill
7.4%
Solidarity
1.9%
Other
2.5%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Labour Douglas Campbell 1,663 27.0% Yes
SNP Tom Slider 1,506 25.0% Yes
Conservative John Hampton 1,108 18.4% Yes
Labour Ian Cavana 712 11.8% Yes
Independent Rab Hill 445 7.4%
Labour Ian Stewart 356 5.9%
Solidarity Amanda McFarlane 117 1.9%
Socialist Liz Swan 66 1.1%
Independent Jim McEwan 50 0.8%
Independent Tommy O'Lone 37 0.6%


Ayr East
Seats
Conservative
2
Labour
1
SNP
1
First Preferences Share
Conservative
39.1%
Labour
30.7%
SNP
27.6%
Solidarity
2.6%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
SNP Ian Douglas 1,933 27.6% Yes
Conservative Winifred Sloan 1,516 21.7% Yes
Labour Eddie Bulik 1,286 18.4% Yes
Conservative Mary Kilpatrick 1,220 17.4% Yes
Labour Gerry Crawley 861 12.3%
Solidarity James Stewart 183 2.6%


Ayr West
Seats
Conservative
2
SNP
1
Labour
1
First Preferences Share
Conservative
54.8%
SNP
20.9%
Labour
16.9%
McCabe
7.5%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Conservative Bill Grant 2,176 30.3% Yes
SNP Mike Peddie 1,499 20.9% Yes
Labour Elaine Little 1,213 16.9% Yes
Conservative Robin Reid 1,127 15.7% Yes
Conservative Alistair Kerr 634 8.8%
Independent Ian McCabe 537 7.5%


Kyle
Seats
Conservative
1
Labour
1
SNP
1
First Preferences Share
Conservative
34.2%
Labour
32.8%
SNP
21.8%
Gardiner
11.1%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Labour Andy Campbell 1,128 22.7% Yes
SNP John Allan 1,080 21.8% Yes
Conservative Hywel Davies 891 18.0% Yes
Conservative Arthur Spurling 801 16.2%
Independent Sam Gardiner 550 11.1%
Labour Danny Howley 499 10.1%


Maybole, North Carrick and Coylton
Seats
Labour
1
SNP
1
Connolly
1
Conservative
1
First Preferences Share
Labour
26.2%
SNP
24.7%
Connolly
24.7%
Conservative
24.4%
Whitefield
1.8%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
SNP Mairi Low 1,411 24.7% Yes
Independent Brian Connolly 1,410 24.7% Yes
Conservative Ann Galbreith 1,111 19.5% Yes
Labour Sandra Goldie 970 17.0% Yes
Labour Peter Mason 526 9.2%
Conservative David Steele 281 4.9%
Independent Helen Whitefield 102 1.8%


Girvan and South Carrick
Seats
Conservative
1
SNP
1
Labour
1
First Preferences Share
Conservative
37.3%
SNP
33.1%
Labour
29.6%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Conservative Iain Fitzsimmons 1,542 37.3% Yes
SNP Alec Oattes 1,368 33.1% Yes
Labour John McDowall 721 17.4% Yes
Labour Calum Little 504 12.2%


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