Argyll and Bute

Argyll and Bute is a constituency in Argyll & Bute, Scotland. The seat has been held by Brendan O'Hara (Scottish National Party) since May 2015.

2015 General Election

The 2015 General Election was held on 7 May 2015. A total of 5 candidates ran for election.

Summary

SNP
Scottish National Party Gain
Majority
8,473
Electorate
68,875
Turnout
75.3%

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
Brendan O'Hara
Scottish National Party
22,959 44.3% 25.3%
Alan Reid
Liberal Democrat
14,486 27.9% -3.7%
Alastair Redman
Conservative
7,733 14.9% -9.1%
Mary Galbraith
Labour
5,394 10.4% -12.3%
Caroline Santos
UK Independence Party
1,311 2.5% 2.5%