Aberdeen South

Aberdeen South is a constituency in Aberdeen City, Scotland. The seat is currently vacant, and was last held by Ross Thomson (Conservative) between 8 June 2017 to 6 November 2019.

The dissolution of Parliament took place on 6 November 2019. All business in the House of Commons has come to an end and there are no MPs. Every seat in the Commons is vacant until after the general election on 12 December 2019.

From the home page you can access links to more information about Parliament during the election period.

2010 General Election

The 2010 General Election was held on 6 May 2010. A total of 7 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
3,506
Electorate
64,031
Turnout
67.2%

You can view more detailed information about this election result on the election result pages.

Share of the vote

The graph below shows the share of the vote across all the candidates.

Breakdown

The table below shows the individual vote breakdown for each candidate.

Candidate/Party Votes Share Change
Begg, Anne
Labour
15,722 36.5% -0.2%
Sleigh, John
Liberal Democrat
12,216 28.4% -5.1%
Harvie, Amanda
Conservative
8,914 20.7% 3.6%
McDonald, Mark
Scottish National Party
5,102 11.9% 2.0%
Ross, Susan
BNP
529 1.2% 1.2%
Reekie, Rhonda
Green Party
413 1.0% -0.9%
Green, Robert
SACL
138 0.3% 0.3%