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European Parliamentary Election, 1999

An election was held on 10 June 1999 to elect eight Members of the European Parliament to represent Scotland. These replaced the eight former MEPs elected in separate constituencies.

Seats
Labour
3
SNP
2
Conservative
2
Lib Dems
1
Vote Share
Labour
28.7%
SNP
27.2%
Conservative
19.8%
Lib Dems
9.8%
Green
5.8%
Other
8.9%

Party Seats Change Candidates Votes Vote %
Labour 3 -3 David Martin
Bill Miller
Catherine Taylor
283,490 28.7%
SNP 2 - Ian Hudghton
Neil MacCormick
268,528 27.2%
Conservative 2 +2 Struan Stevenson
John Purvis
195,296 19.8%
Lib Dems 1 +1 Elspeth Attwooll
96,971 9.8%
Green 0 - 57,142 5.8%
Socialist 0 - 39,720 4.0%
Pro-Euro Conservative 0 - 17,781 1.8%
UKIP 0 - 12,459 1.3%
Socialist Labour 0 - 9,385 1.0%
BNP 0 - 3,729 0.4%
Natural Law 0 - 2,087 0.2%
Accountant for Lower Taxes 0 - 1,632 0.2%


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