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Local Government Election Results 2012

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Ward 1 - Dyce / Bucksburn / Danestone

Here is the result of the election in the Dyce / Bucksburn / Danestone Ward. There are 4 councillors to be elected.

The percentage poll was 33.24%

There were 92 rejected papers. The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected is 939.

The first preference votes received by each of the candidates was:

Candidate's surname Candidate's other names* Description (if any) Number of 1st Preferences
CROCKETT                      Barney Scottish Labour Party  1378
JOSS Angela  Independent   174
LAWRENCE Graeme Scottish Labour Party  344
LITTLE Caroline Elizabeth Scottish National Party (SNP)  358
MACGREGOR Neil Scottish National Party (SNP)  1198
MALONE Brian Scottish Liberal Democrats  353
REEKIE Rhonda Scottish Green Party  117
SAMARAI Gill Scottish National Party (SNP)  412
STEWART Duncan Scottish Conservative and Unionist  360

After application of the election rules I declare that the following are deemed to be elected as councillors for the Dyce / Bucksburn / Danestone Ward.

Candidate's surname  Candidate's other names*  Description (if any)  Stage at which candidate was elected
 CROCKETT Barney   Scottish Labour Party  1
 LAWRENCE Graeme   Scottish Labour Party  9
 MACGREGOR  NEIL  Scottish National Party (SNP)  1
 SAMARAI  Gill  Scottish National Party (SNP)  7

For further details, please see the following reports:

Ward 2 – Bridge of Don

Here is the result of the election in the Bridge of Don Ward. There are 4 councillors to be elected.

The percentage poll was 38.56 %

There were 68 rejected papers. The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected is 1095.

The first preference votes received by each of the candidates was:

Candidate's surname Candidate's other names* Description (if any) Number of 1st Preferences
BENNETT                   Graham Scottish National Party (SNP)  396
JAFFREY Muriel Scottish National Party (SNP)  1119
JUETT Daniel Kenneth Scottish Green Party  97
LESLIE Gordon A. Independent  107
MCLEOD Millie Scottish Liberal Democrats  338
REYNOLDS John Independent   1530
STUART Sandy Scottish National Party (SNP)  520
WEBSTER David Francis Scottish Conservative and Unionist  333
YOUNG Willie Scottish Labour Party  1031

After application of the election rules I declare that the following are deemed to be elected as councillors for the Bridge of Don Ward.

Candidate's surname  Candidate's other names*  Description (if any)  Stage at which candidate was elected
 JAFFREY  Muriel  Scottish National Party (SNP)  1
 REYNOLDS  John Independent  1
 STUART Sandy   Scottish National Party (SNP)  9
 YOUNG Willie Scottish Labour Party   4

For further details, please see the following reports:

Ward 3 – Kingswells / Sheddocksley

Here is the result of the election in the Kingswells / Sheddocksley Ward. There are 3 councillors to be elected.

The percentage poll was 35.08%

There were 71 rejected papers. The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected is 932.

The first preference votes received by each of the candidates was:

Candidate's surname Candidate's other names* Description (if any) Number of 1st Preferences
BUTCHER                Jason Scottish Labour Party  499
CAMERON David John   Scottish National Party (SNP)   928
CLARKE Philip UK Independence Party  58
DELANEY Steve Scottish Liberal Democrats  802
IRONSIDE Len Scottish Labour Party  675
MACDONALD Dave Scottish National Front – The Real Nationalists  51
ROBERTSON Steve Scottish Conservative and Unionist  256
STUART Wendy Alison Scottish National Party (SNP)  375
THOMSON Barry James Independent  83

After application of the election rules I declare that the following are deemed to be elected as councillors for the Kingswells / Sheddocksley Ward.

Candidate's surname  Candidate's other names*  Description (if any)  Stage at which candidate was elected
 CAMERON David John   Scottish National Party (SNP)  2
 DELANEY Steve   Scottish Liberal Democrats  6
 IRONSIDE Len   Scottish Labour Party  9

For further details, please see the following reports:

Ward 4 – Northfield

Here is the result of the election in the Northfield Ward. There are 3 councillors to be elected.

The percentage poll was 33.68%

There were 128 rejected papers. The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected is 962

The first preference votes received by each of the candidates was:

Candidate's surname Candidate's other names* Description (if any) Number of 1st Preferences
CARLE                Scott Scottish Labour Party  869
DUNBAR Jackie Scottish National Party (SNP)

 1314

EVANS David Scottish Liberal Democrats  79
GRAHAM Gordon Scottish Labour Party  879
MANN Paula Helen Scottish National Party (SNP)  535
ROSS George Scottish Conservative and Unionist  90
WILLETT Christopher Sean Scottish National Front – The Real Nationalists  80

After application of the election rules I declare that the following are deemed to be elected as councillors for the Northfield Ward.

Candidate's surname  Candidate's other names*  Description (if any)  Stage at which candidate was elected
 CARLE  Scott  Scottish Labour Party  6
 DUNBAR Jackie  Scottish National Party (SNP)  1
 GRAHAM Gordon   Scottish Labour Party  6

For further details, please see the following reports:

Ward 5 – Hilton / Stockethill

Here is the result of the election in the Hilton / Stockethill Ward. There are 3 councillors to be elected.

The percentage poll was 36.65%

There were 315 rejected papers. The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected is 940.

The first preference votes received by each of the candidates was:

Candidate's surname Candidate's other names* Description (if any) Number of 1st Preferences
ADAM                         George  Scottish Labour Party  1421
BLACKMAN Kirsty Ann Scottish National Party (SNP)  823
DEAN Brian Scottish Liberal Democrats  145
DUNBAR Lesley Scottish Labour Party  271
GILINSKY Aric  Scottish Conservative and Unionist  203
HENDERSON David Page Independent  101
HILLS Elva Scottish Green Party  99
LIND John Scottish National Party (SNP)  512
O’ROURKE Claire Emma Scottish National Front – The Real Nationalists  41
 ROBERTSON Archibald Independent  87
 THOMSON Douglas James Independent  55

After application of the election rules I declare that the following are deemed to be elected as councillors for the Hilton / Stockethill Ward.

Candidate's surname  Candidate's other names*  Description (if any)  Stage at which candidate was elected
 ADAM  George  Scottish Labour Party  1
 BLACKMAN Kirsty Ann   Scottish National Party (SNP)
 DUNBAR Lesley   Scottish Labour Party 11 

For further details, please see the following reports:

Ward 6 – Tillydrone / Seaton / Old Aberdeen

Here is the result of the election in the Tillydrone / Seaton / Old Aberdeen Ward. There are 3 councillors to be elected.

The percentage poll was 21.96%

There were 92 rejected papers. The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected is 695.

The first preference votes received by each of the candidates was:

Candidate's surname Candidate's other names* Description (if any) Number of 1st Preferences
COLLIE                     Norman Independent  161
FORD Gina Scottish Green Party  179
GRANT Ross Scottish Labour Party  846
GREEN David Scottish Liberal Democrats  129
MCCROSKRIE Daniel Stephen Scottish Conservative and Unionist  119
MILNE Ramsay Scottish Labour Party  392
NOBLE Jim  Scottish National Party (SNP)  710
PARK Mike Scottish National Party (SNP)  218
PHILLIPS Mike Scottish National Front – The Real Nationalists  25

After application of the election rules I declare that the following are deemed to be elected as councillors for the Tillydrone / Seaton / Old Aberdeen Ward.

Candidate's surname  Candidate's other names*  Description (if any)  Stage at which candidate was elected
 GRANT  Ross  Scottish Labour Party  1
 MILNE  Ramsay  Scottish Labour Party  8
 NOBLE  Jim  Scottish National Party (SNP)  1

For further details, please see the following reports:

Ward 7 – Midstocket / Rosemount

Here is the result of the election in the Midstocket / Rosemount Ward. There are 3 councillors to be elected.

The percentage poll was 33.38%

There were 48 rejected papers. The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected is 962.

The first preference votes received by each of the candidates was:

Candidate's surname Candidate's other names* Description (if any) Number of 1st Preferences
CORMIE            Bill Scottish National Party (SNP)  1233
FORSYTH Fraser Scottish Conservative and Unionist    531
 LAING Jenny Scottish Labour Party  1247
 MCCALLUM John Laing Scottish Green Party  245
 MCGUIRE Patrick Independent  82
 SELL William Scottish Liberal Democrats  245
 SERCI Iolanda  Scottish National Party (SNP)  264

After application of the election rules I declare that the following are deemed to be elected as councillors for the Midstocket / Rosemount Ward.

Candidate's surname  Candidate's other names*  Description (if any)  Stage at which candidate was elected
 CORMIE Bill  Scottish National Party (SNP)  1
 FORSYTH  Fraser

Scottish Conservative and Unionist

 7
 LAING Jenny  Scottish Labour party  1

For further details, please see the following reports:

Ward 8 – George Street / Harbour

Here is the result of the election in the George Street / Harbour Ward. There are 3 councillors to be elected.

The percentage poll was 20.46%

There were 76 rejected papers. The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected is 665.

The first preference votes received by each of the candidates was:

Candidate's surname Candidate's other names* Description (if any) Number of 1st Preferences
BRIAN                         Richie Scottish Green Party  194
CHAPMAN  Kris Scottish Liberal Democrats  262
DAVIDSON  Brian George Scottish Conservative and Unionist  178
HUNTER Jim Independent  222
LOVIE Andy Independent  26
 MAY  Andrew Scottish National Party (SNP)   672
 MORRISON  JEAN Scottish Labour Party  456
MORRISON  NATHAN  Scottish Labour Party  381
RUDGLEY Andy    14
WEST James Wiseman Scottish National Party (SNP)  224
 WILLETT  Ross Alexander Scottish National Front – The Real Nationalists  29

After application of the election rules I declare that the following are deemed to be elected as councillors for the George Street / Harbour Ward.

Candidate's surname  Candidate's other names*  Description (if any)  Stage at which candidate was elected
 MAY Andrew   Scottish National Party (SNP)  1
 MORRISON  JEAN  Scottish Labour Party  10
 MORRISON  NATHAN  Scottish Labour Party  10

For further details, please see the following reports:

Ward 9 – Lower Deeside

Here is the result of the election in the Lower Deeside Ward. There are 3 councillors to be elected.

The percentage poll was 43.75%

There were 33 rejected papers. The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected is 1237.

The first preference votes received by each of the candidates was:

Candidate's surname Candidate's other names* Description (if any) Number of 1st Preferences
ANDERSON             Andy Independent  64
 BOULTON Marie Independent   1520
 MALIK M. Tauqeer Scottish Labour Party  744
 MALONE Aileen Scottish Liberal Democrats  755
 MCCAIG Dorothy Janet  Scottish National Party (SNP)  659
 MURCHIE  Raymond Scottish Conservative and Unionist  712
 REISS  Peter  Independent  490

After application of the election rules I declare that the following are deemed to be elected as councillors for the Lower Deeside Ward.

Candidate's surname  Candidate's other names*  Description (if any)  Stage at which candidate was elected
 BOULTON Marie   Independent  1
 MALIK  M. Tauqeer Scottish Labour Party  6
 MALONE Aileen  Scottish Liberal Democrats  6

For further details, please see the following reports:

Ward 10 – Hazlehead / Ashley / Queens Cross

Here is the result of the election in the Hazlehead / Ashley / Queens Cross Ward. There are 4 councillors to be elected.

The percentage poll was 43.08%

There were 65 rejected papers. The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected is 1177.

The first preference votes received by each of the candidates was:

Candidate's surname Candidate's other names* Description (if any) Number of 1st Preferences
CORALL            John Munro Scottish National Party (SNP)  634
FARQUHARSON Jim  Independent  328
FLYNN Stephen Mark Scottish National Party (SNP)  248
GREIG Martin Scottish Liberal Democrats  1399
KENNEDY Peter Alexander Scottish Green Party  140
MACDONALD Sandra Scottish Labour Party  738
STEWART Jennifer Scottish Liberal Democrats  1498
THOMSON Ross Scottish Conservative and Unionist  899

After application of the election rules I declare that the following are deemed to be elected as councillors for the Hazlehead / Ashley / Queens Cross Ward.

Candidate's surname  Candidate's other names*  Description (if any)  Stage at which candidate was elected
 CORALL  John Munro Scottish National Party (SNP)  8
 GREIG  Martin Scottish Liberal Democrats  1
 STEWART  Jennifer Scottish Liberal Democrats  1
 THOMSON  Ross Scottish Conservative and Unionist  6

For further details, please see the following reports:

Ward 11 – Airyhall / Broomhill / Garthdee

Here is the result of the election in the Airyhall / Broomhill / Garthdee Ward. There are 3 councillors to be elected.

The percentage poll was 40.32%

There were 47 rejected papers. The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected is 1196.

The first preference votes received by each of the candidates was:

Candidate's surname Candidate's other names* Description (if any) Number of 1st Preferences
BERRY          Bill Scottish Conservative and Unionist  728
BRIGGS Paul Independent  140
HOLMES Bex Scottish Green Party  149
TAYLOR Angela  Scottish Labour Party  1073
TOWNSON Gordon Scott Scottish National Party (SNP)  1065
YUILL  Ian Scottish Liberal Democrats  1626

After application of the election rules I declare that the following are deemed to be elected as councillors for the Airyhall / Broomhill / Garthdee Ward.

Candidate's surname  Candidate's other names*  Description (if any)  Stage at which candidate was elected
 TAYLOR Angela   Scottish Labour Party  4
 TOWNSON Gordon Scott   Scottish National Party (SNP)  4
 YUILL Ian   Scottish Liberal Democrats  1

For further details, please see the following reports:

Ward 12 – Torry / Ferryhill

Here is the result of the election in the Torry / Ferryhill Ward. There are 4 councillors to be elected.

The percentage poll was 29.32%

There were 118 rejected papers. The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected is 858.

The first preference votes received by each of the candidates was:

Candidate's surname Candidate's other names* Description (if any) Number of 1st Preferences
ALLAN                      Yvonne  Scottish Labour Party  1134
BROWN William Independent  61
DICKSON Graham Robert Scottish National Party (SNP)  706
DONNELLY Alan Scottish Conservative and Unionist  657
FRYER David Independent  169
KELLY Suzanne  Independent  91
KIDDIE Jim Scottish National Party (SNP)  619
MACKAY Hamish Hay Independent  21
REEKIE Andrew Scottish Green Party  131
ROBERTSON Richard Scottish Liberal Democrats  331
RUSSELL Kathryn Scottish Labour Party  345
 WATSON  Billy Scottish National Front – The Real Nationalists  23

After application of the election rules I declare that the following are deemed to be elected as councillors for the Torry / Ferryhill Ward.

Candidate's surname  Candidate's other names*  Description (if any)  Stage at which candidate was elected
 ALLAN  Yvonne Scottish Labour Party  1
 DICKSON  Graham Robert Scottish National Party (SNP)  10
 DONNELLY  Alan Scottish Conservative and Unionist  10
 KIDDIE  Jim Scottish National Party (SNP)  10

For further details, please see the following reports:

Ward 13 - Kincorth/Loirston

Here is the result of the election in the Kincorth / Loirston Ward. There are 3 councillors to be elected.

The percentage poll was 34.36%

There were 78 rejected papers. The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected is 1018.

The first preference votes received by each of the candidates was:

Candidate's surname Candidate's other names* Description (if any) Number of 1st Preferences
BOTHWELL              Neale Independent  120
COONEY Neil  Scottish Labour Party  1250
DEAN Kate Scottish Liberal Democrats  331
FINLAYSON Andrew William Independent  471
MARTIN Alan Scottish Conservative and Unionist  219
 MCCAIG Callum Scottish National Party (SNP)  1389
 MORRISON Eleanor Scottish Labour Party  291

After application of the election rules I declare that the following are deemed to be elected as councillors for the Kincorth / Loirston Ward.

Candidate's surname  Candidate's other names*  Description (if any)  Stage at which candidate was elected
 COONEY  Neil  Scottish Labour Party  1
 FINLAYSON  Andrew William  Independent  7
 MCCAIG Callum   Scottish National Party (SNP)  1

For further details, please see the following reports:

For an explanation of the methodology used for the First Preference by Ballot Box reports please click here.

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Published by:

  • Valerie Watts
    Returning Officer 
    3rd Floor
    Town House
    Broad Street
    Aberdeen
    AB10 1FY
    Telephone: 01224 52 35 01
    E-Mail: elections@aberdeencity.gov.uk

Friday 4th May 2012.