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Shettleston, 2013

A by-election was held for the Shettleston ward of the Glasgow City Council on 5 December 2013 following the death of Labour Cllr George Ryan.

Martin Neill held the seat for Labour.

Result
First Preferences Share
Labour
53.5%
SNP
28.7%
Conservative
5.9%
UKIP
3.4%
TUSC
1.8%
Other
6.7%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs 1st Prefs % Change
Labour Martin Neill 2,025 53.5% -7.0% Elected
SNP Laura Doherty 1,086 28.7% -2.2%
Conservative Raymond McCrae 224 5.9% +1.7%
UKIP Janice MacKay 129 3.4% +3.4%
TUSC Jamie Cocozza 68 1.8% +1.8%
Lib Dems James Speirs 53 1.4% +0.7%
No Bedroom Tax John Flanagan 50 1.3% +1.3%
Green Alasdair Duke 41 1.1% -0.4%
Socialist Tommy Ball 35 0.9% -
Christian Victor Murphy 34 0.9% +0.9%
Britannica Charles Baillie 31 0.8% +0.8%
Democratic Alliance James Trolland 6 0.2% +0.2%


2012 Result
Seats
Labour
3
SNP
1
First Preferences Share
Labour
60.5%
SNP
30.9%
Conservative
4.2%
Green
1.5%
Glasgow First
1.4%
Other
1.6%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Labour Frank McAveety 1,989 28.3% Yes
Labour George Ryan 1,415 20.1% Yes
SNP John McLaughlin 1,251 17.8% Yes
SNP Adam Miller 921 13.1%
Labour Anne Simpson 852 12.1% Yes
Conservative Richard Sullivan 294 4.2%
Green Stuart Leckie 105 1.5%
Glasgow First Andy Muir 98 1.4%
Socialist Colin Rutherford 63 0.9%
Lib Dems Marjory Watt 52 0.7%


Blog
By-Election Preview on Scottish Elections Blog


Forum
By-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum

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