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Clydesdale South, 2014

A by-election was held for the Clydesdale South ward of South Lanarkshire Council on 5 June 2014 following the resignation of SNP Cllr Archie Manson.

Gordon Muir gained the seat for Labour.

Result
First Preferences Share
Labour
40.8%
SNP
32.0%
Conservative
18.0%
UKIP
6.4%
Green
2.8%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs 1st Prefs % Change
Labour Gordon Muir 1,492 40.8% -2.7% Elected
SNP George Sneddon 1,170 32.0% -9.7%
Conservative Donna Hood 659 18.0% +7.5%
UKIP Donald Mackay 233 6.4% +2.1%
Green Ruth Thomas 104 2.8% +2.8%


Transfers
Round 1 2 3 4 5
Gordon Muir 1,492 1,512 1,559 1,819 2,366
George Sneddon 1,170 1,203 1,260 1,356
Donna Hood 659 674 744
Donald Mackay 233 247
Ruth Thomas 104
Non-transferable 0 22 95 483 1,292


2012 Result
Seats
Labour
2
SNP
1
First Preferences Share
Labour
43.5%
SNP
41.7%
Conservative
10.5%
UKIP
4.3%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share
SNP Archie Manson 1,625 35.0% Elected
Labour George Greenshields 1,149 24.7% Elected
Labour Alex McInnes 875 18.8% Elected
Conservative Colin McGavigan 487 10.5%
SNP Tom McDonald 313 6.7%
UKIP Chris McEwan 199 4.3%


Forum
By-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum


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