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Dyce/Bucksburn/Danestone, 2011

A by-election was held for the Dyce/Bucksburn/Danestone ward of Aberdeen City Council on 19 May 2011 following the death of Liberal Democrat Cllr Ron Clark.

Neil MacGregor gained the seat for the SNP.

Result
First Preferences Share
SNP
51.4%
Labour
23.1%
Lib Dems
11.0%
Conservative
8.7%
Independent
3.7%
Green
2.2%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Share Change Elected?
SNP Neil MacGregor 2,090 51.4% +15.2% Yes
Labour Graeme Lawrence 941 23.1% -1.8%
Lib Dems Kristian Chapman 446 11.0% -15.2%
Conservative Ross Thomson 352 8.7% +0.4%
Independent Angela Joss 150 3.7% N/A
Green Rhonda Reekie 88 2.2% +0.2%


2007 Result
Seats
Lib Dems
2
SNP
1
Labour
1
First Preferences Share
SNP
36.2%
Lib Dems
26.2%
Labour
24.9%
Conservative
8.3%
Green
2.0%
Other
2.4%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
SNP Mark McDonald 2,620 36.2% Yes
Labour Barney Crockett 1,801 24.9% Yes
Lib Dems Ron Clark 1,534 21.2% Yes
Lib Dems George Penny 360 5.0% Yes
Conservative Avril MacKenzie 603 8.3%
Green Rhonda Reekie 147 2.0%
Independent Angela Dunn 116 1.6%
Independent Dennis Grattan 57 0.8%
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