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Lochee, 2007

A by-election was held for the Lochee ward of Dundee City Council on 22 November 2007 following the resignation of SNP Cllr Nigel Don MSP.

Alan Ross held the seat for the SNP.

Result
First Preferences Share
SNP
48.9%
Labour
34.0%
Lib Dems
10.6%
Conservative
3.8%
Solidarity
1.4%
Socialist
1.3%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Share Change Elected?
SNP Alan Ross 2,005 48.9% +1.8% Yes
Labour George McIrvine 1,395 34.0% -2.8%
Lib Dems Christopher Hall 435 10.6% +3.9%
Conservative Martyn Geddes 154 3.8% -1.4%
Solidarity Neil Bell 57 1.4% -1.7%
Socialist Alan Graham 55 1.3% +0.1%

Transfers
Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4
Alan Ross 2,005 2,020 2,028 2,055
George McIrvine 1,395 1,412 1,432 1,448
Chris Hall 435 437 446 500
Martyn Geddes 154 156 161
Neil Bell 57 65
Alan Graham 55
Non-transferable 0 11 34 98


2007 Result
Seats
SNP
2
Labour
2
First Preferences Share
SNP
47.1%
Labour
36.8%
Lib Dems
6.7%
Conservative
5.2%
Solidarity
3.1%
Socialist
1.2%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
SNP Nigel Don 2,216 31.1% Yes
Labour John Letford 1,385 19.4% Yes
SNP Bob Duncan 1,142 16.0% Yes
Labour Tom Ferguson 940 13.2% Yes
Lib Dems Chris Hall 479 6.7%
Conservative Philip Varghese 369 5.2%
Labour Chris Hind 297 4.2%
Solidarity Neil Bell 218 3.1%
Socialist Alan Graham 83 1.2%
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