Election results - Ward 4 - Castle Douglas and Crocketford
3 councillors have been elected in Ward 4 of Dumfries and Galloway Council to represent Castle Douglas and Crocketford.
3 councillors elected:
- Pauline Drysdale (Scottish Conservative and Unionist)
- Iain Clark Howie (Independent)
- John Lachlan Young (Scottish National Party)
The electorate was 7,751 and the number of ballot papers received was 4,092 giving a percentage turnout of 52.8%. There were 59 rejected ballot papers. The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected was 1,009.
The first preference votes received by each of the candidates and the stage at which any candidate was elected is:
|Candidate||Description (if any)||First preference votes||Stage of election|
|Liz Ashburn||Scottish Green Party||243||0|
|Pauline Drysdale||Scottish Conservative and Unionist||1,220||1|
|Keith Heron||Scottish Labour Party||241||0|
|Iain Clark Howie||Independent||403||8|
|Iain Kennedy-Moffat||Scottish Conservative and Unionist||215||0|
|Iain McDonald||Scottish Liberal Democrats||313||0|
|John Lachlan Young||Scottish National Party (SNP)||1,012||1|