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Drumchapel/Anniesland, 2010

A by-election was held for the Drumchapel/Anniesland ward of Glasgow City Council on 6 May 2010 following the resignation of Labour Cllr Stephen Purcell.

Christopher Hughes held the seat for Labour.

See also, Drumchapel/Anniesland, 2009.

Result
First Preferences Share
Labour
56.3%
SNP
21.7%
Lib Dems
11.3%
Conservative
7.0%
Green
3.7%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Share Change Elected?
Labour Christopher Hughes 5,710 56.3% -4.1% Yes
SNP Frank Rankin 2,197 21.7% +0.2%
Lib Dems Paul McGarry 1,143 11.3% +7.3%
Conservative Richard Sullivan 710 7.0% +2.2%
Green Eileen Duke 270 5.1% +0.7%


2007 Result
Seats
Labour
3
SNP
1
First Preferences Share
Labour
60.4%
SNP
21.5%
Conservative
4.8%
Lib Dems
4.0%
Green
3.0%
Other
6.3%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Labour Paul Carey 2,284 26.3% Yes
SNP Bill Kidd 1,869 21.5% Yes
Labour Steven Purcell 1,856 21.4% Yes
Labour Jonathan Findlay 1,102 12.7%
Conservative Susan McCourt 412 4.8%
Lib Dems Alan Lee 349 4.0%
Green Eileen Duke 260 3.0%
Solidarity Esther Nixon 223 2.6%
Unionist Bobby Howie 177 2.0%
Socialist Mike Dyer 148 1.7%
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