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Midstocket/Rosemount, 2007

A by-election was held for the Midstocket/Rosemount ward of Aberdeen City Council on 16 August 2007 following the death of Conservative Cllr John Porter.

A later by-election was held for the Midstocket/Rosemount ward on 1 October 2015, covered here.

John Corall gained the seat for the SNP.

Result
First Preferences Share
SNP
29.5%
Conservative
27.8%
Lib Dems
23.4%
Labour
17.5%
Solidarity
1.1%
Independent
0.7%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Share Change Elected?
SNP John Corall 873 29.5% +3.2% Yes
Conservative Fraser Forsyth 821 27.8% -0.1%
Lib Dems Steve Delaney 693 23.4% +1.3%
Labour Allan McIntosh 518 17.5% -3.6%
Solidarity Stephen Haddan 31 1.1% N/A
Independent Dennis Grattan 20 0.7% N/A

Transfers
Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5
John Corall 873 875 885 984 1,258
Fraser Forsyth 821 825 826 873 1,122
Steve Delaney 693 700 708 869
Allan McIntosh 518 520 529
Stephen Haddan 31 33
Dennis Grattan 20
Non-transferable 0 3 8 230 576


2007 Result
Seats
Conservative
1
SNP
1
Labour
1
First Preferences Share
Conservative
27.7%
SNP
26.3%
Lib Dems
22.1%
Labour
21.1%
Socialist
2.8%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Conservative John Porter 1,503 27.7% Yes
SNP Bill Cormie 1,431 26.3% Yes
Labour Jenny Laing 1,144 21.1% Yes
Lib Dems Steve Delaney 671 12.4%
Lib Dems Jim Donaldson 529 9.7%
Socialist Christine Chandler 153 2.8%
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