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Black Isle, 2013

A by-election was held for the Black Isle ward of Highland Council on 19 December 2013 following the death of Independent Cllr Billy Barclay.

Jennifer Barclay gained the seat as an Independent.

Result
First Preferences Share
Barclay
32.8%
SNP
14.3%
Fraser
12.5%
Lib Dems
10.9%
Phillips
9.0%
Other
20.5%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs 1st Prefs % Change
Independent Jennifer Barclay 1,003 32.8% +32.8% Elected
SNP Jackie Hendry 439 14.3% -0.2%
Independent Bill Fraser 382 12.5% +12.5%
Lib Dems George Normington 334 10.9% -4.4%
Independent Gwyn Phillips 275 9.0% +9.0%
Green Myra Carus 269 8.8% +1.9%
Labour Shaun Finlayson 184 6.0% +0.9%
Conservative Douglas MacLean 175 5.7% +2.4%


Transfers
Round 1 2 3 4 5 6
Jennifer Barclay 1,003 1,031 1,061 1,157 1,210 1,343
Jackie Hendry 439 439 453 470 530 594
Bill Fraser 382 413 431 486 556 663
George Normington 334 373 408 434 489
Gwyn Phillips 275 289 304
Myra Carus 269 280 319 362
Shaun Finlayson 184 194
Douglas MacLean 175
Non-transferable 0 42 85 152 276 491


2012 Result
Seats
Barclay
1
McCallum
1
Lib Dems
1
SNP
1
First Preferences Share
Barclay
26.8%
McCallum
16.0%
Lib Dems
15.3%
SNP
14.5%
Green
6.9%
Other
20.5%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share
Independent Billy Barclay 1,130 26.8% Elected
Independent Isobel McCallum 677 16.0% Elected
Lib Dems David Alston 646 15.3% Elected
SNP Craig Fraser 610 14.5% Elected
Green Myra Carus 292 6.9%
Independent Morris Downie 240 5.7%
Labour Michael MacMillan 216 5.1%
Independent Okain McLennan 212 5.0%
Conservative Pamela Cornwell 141 3.3%
Christian Paul Horwood 57 1.4%


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By-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum


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