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Baillieston, November 2008

A by-election was held for the Baillieston ward of Glasgow City Council on 6 November 2008 following the death of Labour Cllr David Hay.

Andy Muir held the seat for Labour.

See also, Baillieston, September 2008.

Result
First Preferences Share
Labour
46.8%
SNP
42.1%
Conservative
4.7%
Lib Dems
2.9%
Socialist
1.8%
Other
1.7%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Share Change Elected?
Labour Andy Muir 2,257 46.8% +0.9% Yes
SNP David Cassidy 2,027 42.1% +8.9%
Conservative John Anderson 226 4.7% -1.8%
Lib Dems David Jackson 142 2.9% -0.9%
Socialist Daniel O'Donnell 88 1.8% -0.4%
BNP Charles Baillie 46 1.0% N/A
Green Moira Crawford 32 0.7% -1.0%

Transfers
Round 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Andy Muir 2,257 2,260 2,263 2,286 2,335 2,383 3,124
David Cassidy 2,027 2,037 2,046 2,074 2,116 2,193
John Anderson 226 231 245 249 269
David Jackson 142 146 146 154
Daniel O'Donnell 88 93 97
Charles Baillie 46 46
Moira Crawford 32
Non-transferable 0 5 21 55 98 242 1,694


2007 Result
Seats
Labour
2
SNP
2
First Preferences Share
Labour
45.9%
SNP
33.2%
Conservative
6.5%
Solidarity
4.5%
Lib Dems
3.8%
Other
6.0%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
SNP John Mason 3,199 30.8% Yes
Labour Jim Coleman 2,689 25.9% Yes
Labour Douglas Hay 1,342 12.9% Yes
Labour Robert MacBean 739 7.1%
Conservative George Clark 678 6.5%
Solidarity Michael Kayes 466 4.5%
Lib Dems Marjory Watt 392 3.8%
SNP David McDonald 250 2.4% Yes
Socialist Jim McVicar 224 2.2%
Unionist Ian Dickie 216 2.1%
Green Raymond Morrison 181 1.7%
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