Richard Thomson MP

Richard Thomson is the Scottish National Party MP for Gordon, and has been an MP continuously since 12 December 2019. He currently undertakes the roles of Shadow SNP Deputy Spokesperson (Treasury - Financial Secretary), Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Northern Ireland), and Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Wales).

Last election result

Review the last election result for the constituency Gordon when Richard Thomson was elected.

2019 General Election

The 2019 General Election was held on 12 December 2019. A total of 4 candidates ran for election.

Summary

SNP
Scottish National Party Gain
Majority
819
Electorate
79,629
Turnout
70.2%

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
Richard Thomson
Scottish National Party
23,885 42.7% 6.9%
Colin Clark
Conservative
23,066 41.3% 0.5%
James Oates
Liberal Democrat
5,913 10.6% -1.0%
Heather Herbert
Labour
3,052 5.5% -6.4%