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West Lothian Council, 2007
Labour Loss to No Overall Control
Seats
Labour
14
SNP
13
Action to Save St John's Hospital
3
Conservative
1
Independents
1
Vote Share
Labour
36.6%
SNP
36.3%
Action to Save St John's Hospital
6.1%
Conservative
9.4%
Independents
4.6%
Other
6.8%

Party Seats Net Change Seats % 1st Prefs 1st Prefs %
Labour 14 -4 43.8% 23,833 36.6%
SNP 13 +1 40.6% 23,620 36.3%
Action to Save St John's Hospital 3 +3 9.4% 3,997 6.1%
Conservative 1 N/C 3.1% 6,142 9.4%
Independents 1 N/C 3.1% 3,018 4.6%
Lib Dems 0 3,337 5.1%
Socialist 0 778 1.2%
Green 0 316 0.5%


Ward Results

Linlithgow
Seats
SNP
1
Conservative
1
Labour
1
First Preferences Share
SNP
39.7%
Conservative
29.3%
Labour
16.9%
Lib Dems
9.4%
Green
4.0%
Socialist
2.5%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Conservative Tom Kerr 2,120 26.9% Yes
SNP Martyn Day 1,792 22.7% Yes
SNP Tam Smith 1,340 17.0%
Labour Tom Conn 1,328 16.9% Yes
Lib Dems Geoff King 739 9.4%
Green Simon King-Spooner 316 4.0%
Conservative Sandy Pagan 194 2.5%
Socialist Eddy Cornock 49 0.6%


Broxburgh, Uphall and Winchburgh
Seats
Labour
2
SNP
1
Action to Save St John's Hospital
1
First Preferences Share
Labour
38.0%
SNP
34.4%
Action to Save St John's Hospital
14.2%
Conservative
7.6%
Lib Dems
5.8%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Labour Alexander Davidson 1,668 22.6% Yes
SNP Janet Campbell 1,562 21.1% Yes
Labour Tam Smith 1,139 15.4% Yes
Action to Save St John's Hospital Ellen Glass 1,047 14.2% Yes
SNP Eddie Malcolm 987 13.3%
Conservative Jack Thompson 559 7.6%
Lib Dems Patricia Chapman 431 5.8%


Livingston North
Seats
SNP
2
Labour
1
Action to Save St John's Hospital
1
First Preferences Share
SNP
40.3%
Labour
33.1%
Action to Save St John's Hospital
9.9%
Conservative
8.9%
Lib Dems
6.6%
Socialist
1.2%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
SNP Robert de Bold 1,856 23.6% Yes
Labour Bruce Ferrie 1,630 20.7% Yes
SNP Andrew Miller 1,316 16.7% Yes
Labour Irfan Arif 976 12.4%
Action to Save St John's Hospital John Cochrane 784 9.9% Yes
Conservative Alison Adamson-Ross 704 8.9%
Lib Dems Ross McLaren 518 6.6%
Socialist Derek Murray 96 1.2%


Livingston South
Seats
Labour
2
SNP
2
First Preferences Share
Labour
43.1%
SNP
40.4%
Conservative
6.2%
Lib Dems
4.9%
Anderson
4.0%
Socialist
1.4%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Labour Lawrence Fitzpatrick 2,584 30.4% Yes
SNP Peter Johnson 2,543 30.0% Yes
Labour Danny Logue 1,081 12.7% Yes
SNP John Muir 879 10.4% Yes
Conservative Marion Kerr 527 6.2%
Lib Dems Evan Bell 420 4.9%
Independent Eddie Anderson 341 4.0%
Socialist Mary Kerr 115 1.4%


East Livingston and East Calder
Seats
Labour
2
SNP
2
First Preferences Share
Labour
42.5%
SNP
34.8%
Action to Save St John's Hospital
8.0%
Conservative
7.6%
Lib Dems
5.4%
Socialist
1.7%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
SNP Frank Anderson 1,918 24.6% Yes
Labour Willie Dunn 1,733 22.3% Yes
Labour Dave King 1,569 20.2% Yes
SNP Carl John 795 10.2% Yes
Action to Save St John's Hospital Lorraine Robertson 625 8.0%
Conservative Andy Murray 591 7.6%
Lib Dems James Chapman 421 5.4%
Socialist Helen Donnelly 133 1.7%


Fauldhouse and the Breich Valley
Seats
Labour
2
SNP
1
First Preferences Share
Labour
54.9%
SNP
26.4%
Conservative
5.3%
Action to Save St John's Hospital
5.0%
Ford
3.2%
Other
5.1%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Labour Neil Findlay 2,137 33.8% Yes
SNP Greg McCarra 1,669 26.4% Yes
Labour Cathy Muldoon 1,340 21.1% Yes
Conservative Shiela Grierson 335 5.3%
Action to Save St John's Hospital Tom Orr 319 5.0%
Independent James Ford 203 3.2%
Lib Dems Graham Wenham 184 2.9%
Socialist Alun Birrell 139 2.2%


Whitburn and Blackburn
Seats
Labour
2
SNP
1
Action to Save St John's Hospital
1
First Preferences Share
Labour
39.6%
SNP
34.0%
Action to Save St John's Hospital
11.7%
Conservative
6.0%
Fairley
4.2%
Other
4.3%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
SNP James Dickson 1,981 27.1% Yes
Labour Jim Swan 1,528 20.9% Yes
Labour George Paul 1,367 18.7% Yes
Action to Save St John's Hospital Gordon Beurskens 851 11.7%
SNP Mary Dickson 507 6.9%
Conservative Alistair Lowrie 435 6.0%
Independent Tony Fairley 309 4.2%
Lib Dems Bob Howden 222 3.0%
Socialist Mark Eccles 98 1.3%


Bathgate
Seats
SNP
2
Labour
1
First Preferences Share
SNP
40.9%
Labour
42.2%
Conservative
6.2%
Action to Save St John's Hospital
5.4%
Lib Dems
3.9%
Socialist
1.4%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Labour John McGinty 1,521 22.2% Yes
SNP William Boyle 1,494 21.8% Yes
Labour Harry Cartmill 1,366 20.0%
SNP James Walker 1,308 19.1% Yes
Conservative Donald MacDonald 425 6.2%
Action to Save St John's Hospital Gary Montgomery 371 5.4%
Lib Dems Charles Corser 265 3.9%
Socialist Ally Hendry 93 1.4%


Armadale and Blackridge
Seats
SNP
1
Borrowman
1
Labour
1
First Preferences Share
SNP
29.8%
Borrowman
24.7%
Labour
23.7%
MacLean
13.9%
Conservative
4.5%
Other
3.4%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Independent Stuart Borrowman 1,385 24.7% Yes
Labour Jim Dixon 1,330 23.7% Yes
SNP Isabel Hutton 1,156 20.6% Yes
Independent Duncan MacLean 780 13.9%
SNP Grant McLennan 517 9.2%
Conservative Lindsay Butchart 252 4.5%
Lib Dems Caron Howden 137 2.4%
Socialist Steve Nimmo 55 1.0%


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