Airdrie and Shotts

Airdrie and Shotts is a constituency in North Lanarkshire, Scotland. The seat is currently vacant, and was last held by Neil Gray (Scottish National Party) between 7 May 2015 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.

2005 General Election

The 2005 General Election was held on 5 May 2005. A total of 6 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour
Majority
14,084
Electorate
60,618
Turnout
54.7%

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
Notional Candidate
Labour
19,568 59.0% 59.0%
Notional Candidate
Scottish National Party
5,484 16.5% 16.5%
Notional Candidate
Liberal Democrat
3,792 11.4% 11.4%
Notional Candidate
Conservative
3,271 9.9% 9.9%
Notional Candidate
SSP
706 2.1% 2.1%
Notional Candidate
Other
337 1.0% 1.0%