Kenny MacAskill MP

Kenny MacAskill is the Scottish National Party MP for East Lothian, and has been an MP continuously since 12 December 2019. He currently undertakes the role of Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Justice Team Member).

Last election result

Review the last election result for the constituency East Lothian when Kenny MacAskill was elected.

2019 General Election

The 2019 General Election was held on 12 December 2019. A total of 5 candidates ran for election.

Summary

SNP
Scottish National Party Gain
Majority
3,886
Electorate
81,600
Turnout
71.7%

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
Kenny MacAskill
Scottish National Party
21,156 36.2% 5.6%
Martin Whitfield
Labour
17,270 29.5% -6.6%
Craig Hoy
Conservative
15,523 26.5% -3.1%
Robert O'Riordan
Liberal Democrat
4,071 7.0% 3.8%
David Sisson
UK Independence Party
493 0.8% 0.8%