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Inverclyde, 2012
Remained in No Overall Control
Seats
Labour
10
SNP
6
Lib Dems
2
Independents
1
Conservative
1
Vote Share
Labour
44.2%
SNP
25.4%
Lib Dems
7.9%
Independents
11.4%
Conservative
10.1%
Liberal
0.9%

Party Seats Change Seats % 1st Prefs 1st Prefs % Change
Labour 10 +1 50.0% 11,542 44.2% +5.3%
SNP 6 +1 30.0% 6,636 25.4% +6.0%
Lib Dems 2 -2 10.0% 2,063 7.9% -12.9%
Independents 1 - 5.0% 2,986 11.4% +0.4%
Conservative 1 - 5.0% 2,635 10.1% +1.2%
Liberal 0 - - 227 0.9% +0.9%


Ward Results

Inverclyde East (4)
Labour gain from Lib Dems
Seats
Labour
2
Conservative
1
SNP
1
First Preferences Share
Labour
43.2%
Conservative
25.8%
SNP
25.4%
Lib Dems
5.6%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Labour Stephen McCabe 1,607 28.7% Yes
Conservative David Wilson 1,447 25.8% Yes
SNP Jim MacLeod 1,426 25.4% Yes
Labour James McColgan 812 14.5% Yes
Lib Dems John Watson 313 5.6%


Inverclyde East Central (3)
No change
Seats
Labour
2
SNP
1
First Preferences Share
Labour
57.8%
SNP
22.3%
McKenzie
14.9%
Lib Dems
2.7%
Conservative
2.4%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Labour Michael McCormick 1,689 42.4% Yes
SNP Jim Grieve 890 22.3% Yes
Labour Robert Moran 612 15.4% Yes
Independent Drew McKenzie 592 14.9%
Lib Dems Robert Burns 106 2.7%
Conservative Harry Osborn 96 2.4%


Inverclyde North (4)
No change
Seats
Labour
2
SNP
1
Lib Dems
1
First Preferences Share
Labour
50.0%
SNP
24.4%
Lib Dems
11.8%
Conservative
9.5%
McCallum
4.2%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Labour Martin Brennan 1,804 33.8% Yes
Labour Jim Clocherty 863 16.2% Yes
SNP Math Campbell-Sturgess 854 16.0% Yes
Lib Dems Kenny Shepherd 628 11.8% Yes
Conservative Graeme Brooks 508 9.5%
SNP Alex de Ruyter 449 8.4%
Independent Charles McCallum 224 4.2%


Inverclyde South (3)
No change
Seats
Labour
2
SNP
1
First Preferences Share
Labour
58.8%
SNP
29.8%
Shearer
4.7%
Conservative
3.4%
Lib Dems
3.3%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Labour Joe McIlwee 1,392 41.3% Yes
SNP Keith Brooks 1,004 29.8% Yes
Labour Vaughan Jones 589 17.5% Yes
Independent Don Shearer 157 4.7%
Conservative Bill Crawford 114 3.4%
Lib Dems Kevin Diamond 111 3.3%


Inverclyde West (3)
SNP gain from Lib Dems
Seats
Ahlfeld
1
Labour
1
SNP
1
First Preferences Share
Ahlfeld
44.2%
Labour
22.5%
SNP
19.1%
Conservative
5.7%
Liberal
5.1%
Lib Dems
3.3%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Independent Ronald Ahlfeld 1,951 44.2% Yes
Labour Terry Loughran 991 22.5% Yes
SNP Christopher McEleny 541 12.3% Yes
SNP Ralph Roberts 301 6.8%
Conservative Iain MacLeod 253 5.7%
Liberal George White 227 5.1%
Lib Dems Gordon Anderson 146 3.3%


Inverclyde South West (3)
No change
Seats
Labour
1
SNP
1
Lib Dems
1
First Preferences Share
Labour
34.8%
SNP
34.5%
Lib Dems
22.4%
Conservative
6.4%
Campbell
1.8%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Labour Gerry Dorrian 768 22.6% Yes
SNP Innes Nelson 766 22.6% Yes
Lib Dems Ciano Rebecchi 759 22.4% Yes
Labour Colin Jackson 415 12.2%
SNP John Crowther 405 11.9%
Conservative Duncan Simpson 217 6.4%
Independent Peter Campbell 62 1.8%
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