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Bishopbriggs South, 2009

A by-election was held for the Bishopbriggs South ward of East Dunbartonshire Council on 4 June 2009 following the death of Labour Cllr Alex Hannah.

Alan Moir held the seat for Labour.

Result
First Preferences Share
Labour
39.2%
SNP
23.4%
Liberal Democrats
20.6%
Conservatives
14.0%
Socialist
2.7%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Share Change Elected?
Labour Alan Moir 1,401 39.2% -2.5% Yes
SNP Denis Johnson 837 23.4% +3.3%
Lib Dems Alastair McPhee 736 20.6% +9.8%
Conservatives Matt Ford 500 14.0% -0.1%
Socialist Mark Callaghan 96 2.7% N/A

2007 Result
Seats
Labour
2
SNP
1
First Preferences Share
Labour
41.7%
SNP
20.1%
Conservatives
14.1%
Liberal Democrats
10.8%
Other
13.4%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Labour Alex Hannah 1,505 27.7% Yes
SNP Gordon Low 1,095 20.1% Yes
Conservative Alan Brown 767 14.1%
Labour Michael O'Donnell 761 14.0% Yes
Independent Alliance Donald MacDonald 656 12.1%
Lib Dems Tom Dibble 586 10.8%
Unionist Derek Doughty 70 1.3%
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