Ross, Skye & Lochaber

Ross Skye and Lochaber constituency.

RossSkyeandLochaber

 On Wednesday 21st October  “East met West” in the MacKinnon Hotel in Kyleakin for a lunch organised by Jerry Lowe with members from the East visiting to meet up with members from Skye. At the lunch the 200 Club draw was held with six lucky members sharing in the prizes. Malcolm Mackay our candidate was the speaker and he shared some of his ideas on connectivity in public transport over the constituency.

CONSTITUENCY RESULTS 2015 & 2010

2015 Westminster Election SNP Majority 5,124: turnout 77.2%

Party Candidate Votes Share % +/- %
SNP Ian Blackford 20,119 48.1 +33.0
LibDem Charles Kennedy 14,995 35.9 -16.8
Conservative Lindsay McCallum 2,598 6.2 -6.0
Labour Chris Conniff 2,043 4.9 -10.2
Green Anne Thomas 1,051 2.5 +0.3
UKIP Philip Anderson 814 1.9 +0.1
Independent Ronnie Campbell 191 0.5 -0.3

2010 Westminster Election LibDem majority 13,070: turnout 67.2%

Party Candidate Votes Share % +/- %
LibDem Charles Kennedy 18,335 52.6 -6.1
Labour John McKendrick 5,265 15.1 +0.2
SNP Alasdair Stephen 5,263 15.1 +5.5
Conservative Donald Cameron 4,260 12.2 +2.2
Green Eleanor Scott 777 2.2 -1.1
UKIP Philip Anderson 659 1.9 +0.4
Independent Ronnie Campbell 279 0.8 +0.8