Orkney and Shetland

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Orkney and Shetland is a Parliamentary constituency in the Scottish islands.

The current MP is Alistair Carmichael (Liberal Democrat) who entered Parliament at the 2001 general election.

2017 General Election

Candidates:

Further information about candidates including website, social media and contact details can be found at Who Can I Vote For?.

2015 General Election

Candidates announced:

Further information about candidates including website, social media and contact details can be found at YourNextMP.com.

2010 General Election Results

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrat Alistair Carmichael 11,989 62.0 +10.5
Labour Mark Cooper 2,061 10.7 −3.5
SNP John Mowat 2,042 10.6 +0.2
Conservative Frank Nairn 2,032 10.5 −2.8
UKIP Robert Smith 1,222 6.3 +3.9
Majority 9,928 51.3
Turnout 19,346 58.5 +4.1

Source: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/shared/election2010/results/constituency/851.stm

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