Hamilton South


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Bill Tynan Labour 15,96559.7%
John Wilson SNP 5,19019.4%
John Oswald LibDem 2,3818.9%
Neil Richardson Conservative 1,8767.0%
Gena Mitchell Scottish Socialist 1,1874.4%
Janice Murdoch UKIP 1510.6%

Electorate 46,665; Turnout 57.3%; Majority 10,775 (40.3%)

Swing: 3.9% to SNP from Lab; Declared: 11.22pm


By-election, 23rd September 1999

Labour hold
Bill TynanLabour7,17236.88%
Annabelle EwingSNP6,61634.02%
Shareen BlackallScottish Socialist1,8479.50%
Charles FergusonConservative1,4067.23%
Stephen MungallH *1,0755.53%
Marilyne MacLarenLibDem6343.26%
Monica BurnsProLife All.2571.32%
Tom DewarSoc Labour2331.20%
James ReidScottish Unionist1130.58%
Alistair McConnachieUKIP610.31%
George StidolphNat Law180.09%
John Drummond MorayStatus Quo170.09%

Labour majority: 556
Electorate: 47,071
Turnout: 41.32%, 31 spoiled papers

* Hamilton Accies Home/Watson Away


General Election result, May 1997

Lab hold
G Robertson Labour21,709 65.60%
I Black SNP 5,831 17.62%
R Kilgour Conservative2,858 8.64%
R Pitts LibDem1,693 5.12%
C Gunn ProLife684 2.07%
S Brown Referendum316 0.96%

Electorate: 47,023; Turnout: 70.37%; Lab majority 15,878 (47.98%)

Swing from SNP to Lab of 5.70%


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