Aberdeen Donside (Scottish Parliament)

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For the UK parliament constituency, see Aberdeen North


Aberdeen Donside (prior to 2011 Aberdeen North) is a Scottish Parliament constituency in the North East Scotland electoral region.

The current MSP is Mark McDonald (SNP) who was first elected at the June 2013 by-election.

2013 By-Election

A by-election was be held on 20th June 2013 following the death of Brian Adam.

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
SNP Mark McDonald 9,814 42.0 -13.4
Labour Willie Young 7,789 33.3 +4.8
Liberal Democrat Christine Jardine 1,940 8.3 +2.3
Conservative Ross Thomson 1,791 7.7 -0.4
UKIP Otto Inglis 1,128 4.8 -
Green Rhonda Reekie 410 1.8 -
National Front Dave MacDonald 249 1.1 +0.3
Scottish Christian Party Tom Morrow 222 0.9 -
Scottish Democratic Alliance James Trolland 35 0.1 -
Majority
Turnout

References:

2011 General Election Results

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
SNP Brian Adam 14,790 55.4 +10.6
Labour Barney Crockett 7,615 28.5 -3.2
Conservative Ross Thomson 2,166 8.1 +0.6
Liberal Democrat Millie McLeod 1,606 6 -10
Independent David Henderson 317 1.2 -
National Front Christopher Willett 213 0.8 -
Majority 7,175 26.9
Turnout 26,707 47.3
SNP hold Swing +6.9

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