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Coatbridge North and Glenboig, 2009

A by-election was held for the Coatbridge North and Glenboig ward of North Lanarkshire Council on 4 June 2009 following the resignation of SNP Cllr John Wilson MSP.

Peter Sullivan gained the seat for Labour.

See also, Coatbridge North and Glenboig, 2011.

Result

First Preferences Share
Labour
37.2%
SNP
30.5%
Independent
18.8%
Conservative
8.8%
Green
2.8%
Socialist
2.0%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Share Change Elected?
Labour Peter Sullivan 1,529 37.2% -10.7% Yes
SNP Allan Stubbs 1,254 30.5% +1.1%
Independent Julie McAnulty 557 13.5% N/A
Conservative Bob Burgess 361 8.8% -1.8%
Independent Hugh Banford 217 5.3% N/A
Green Kristofer Keane 115 2.8% N/A
Socialist Fraser Coats 81 2.0% -1.3%


Transfers
Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5 Round 6
Peter Sullivan 1,529 1,542 1,558 1,577 1,615 1,759
Allan Stubbs 1,254 1,276 1,307 1,357 1,446 1,696
Julie McAnulty 557 565 604 635 730
Bob Burgess 361 365 372 387
Hugh Banford 217 218 218
Kristofer Keane 115 126
Fraser Coats 81
Non-transferable 0 22 55 158 323 659


2007 Result
Seats
Labour
2
SNP
1
Independent
1
First Preferences Share
Labour
47.9%
SNP
29.4%
Conservative
10.6%
Independent
9.0%
Socialist
3.3%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
SNP John Wilson 1,983 29.4% Yes
Labour Tony Clarke 1,982 29.4% Yes
Labour Bill Shields 828 12.3% Yes
Conservative Alexander Thornton 714 10.6%
Independent Martin McWilliams 604 9.0% Yes
Labour Gerry Somers 416 6.2%
Socialist John Moffat 219 3.3%
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