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Abbey Ward By-Election Results

Results for Dumfries and Galloway Council Local Governement Election for the Abbey Electoral Ward.

Dumfries and Galloway Council
Local Government By-Election for the Abbey Electoral Ward

I, Alex Haswell, being the Returning Officer at the election of a Member of Dumfries and Galloway Council for the Abbey Electoral Ward, hereby give notice that the total number of votes polled for each Candidate was as follows:-

Name of CandidateDescriptionNumber of
Votes
Excluded by
End of
Stage No.
TransfersTotal
after
Stage 2
Yowann BYGHANScottish National Party (SNP)6781-6780
Kath LORDScottish Conservative and Unionist Party12361551,391
Tom MCAUGHTRIEScottish Labour Party11962521,448
NON TRANSFERABLE271


I hereby declare that Tom MCAUGHTRIE has been duly elected at Stage 2 to serve as a Member of Dumfries and Galloway Council in Ward 6 - Abbey.

The number of ballot papers REJECTED and not counted by me at this By-Election was as follows:-

Want of the Official Mark
No first preference20
Over voting (more than one first preference)
Writing or mark by which voter could be identified
Unmarked or void for uncertainty2
Total Number Rejected22


TOTAL VALID VOTES CAST
- 3132
TOTAL ELECTORATE- 9249

PERCENTAGE POLL- 33.86%

Alex Haswell
Returning Officer
17 June 2011

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