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Monifieth and Sidlaw, 2009

A by-election was held for the Monifieth and Sidlaw ward of Angus Council on 25 June 2009 following the death of SNP Cllr Frank Ellis.

Jean Lee held the seat for the SNP.

Result
First Preferences Share
SNP
68.6%
Conservatives
19.3%
Liberal Democrats
12.1%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Share Change Elected?
SNP Jean Lee 2,486 68.6% +14.3% Yes
Conservative Craig Fotheringham 698 19.3% +0.8%
Lib Dems Charles Goodall 439 12.1% +4.9%


2007 Result
Seats
SNP
2
Conservative
1
Labour
1
First Preferences Share
SNP
54.3%
Conservatives
18.5%
Labour
13.8%
Liberal Democrats
7.2%
Independent
6.3%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
SNP Frank Ellis 2,604 34.5% Yes
SNP Rob Murray 1,496 19.8% Yes
Conservative John Whyte 1,396 18.5% Yes
Labour Margaret Thomson 1,040 13.8% Yes
Lib Dems Elizabeth Petrie 544 7.2%
Independent Craig Fotheringham 473 6.3%
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