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.

2015 General Election

The 2015 General Election was held on 7 May 2015. A total of 6 candidates ran for election.

Summary

SNP
Scottish National Party Gain
Majority
8,779
Electorate
66,792
Turnout
66.3%

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
Neil Gray
Scottish National Party
23,887 53.9% 30.4%
Pamela Nash
Labour
15,108 34.1% -24.0%
Eric Holford
Conservative
3,389 7.7% -1.1%
Matt Williams
UK Independence Party
1,088 2.5% 2.5%
John Love
Liberal Democrat
678 1.5% -6.6%
Deryck Beaumont
Independent
136 0.3% 0.3%