And the results are in for Aberdeenshire...

Stuart Donaldson
Stuart Donaldson
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The General Election results of the three constituencies managed by Aberdeenshire Council have been declared at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre.

Following the close of polling at 10pm last night, ballot boxes were transported from polling stations to the venue for the constituencies of Banff and Buchan, Gordon, and West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine.

The results were as follows:

Banff and Buchan (66.7% turnout, 45,741 votes cast):

David Evans (Scottish Liberal Democrats): 2,347

Sumon Hoque (Scottish Labour Party): 2,647

Alex Johnstone (Scottish Conservative and Unionist): 13,148

Eilidh Whiteford (Scottish National Party [SNP]): 27,487

Gordon (73.3% turnout, 58,223 votes cast):

Colin James Clark (Scottish Conservative and Unionist): 6,807

Braden Christopher Davy (Scottish Labour Party): 3,441

Christine Anne Jardine (Scottish Liberal Democrats): 19,030

Alex Salmond (Scottish National Party [SNP]): 27,717

Emily Santos (UK Independence Party [UKIP]): 1,166

West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine (75.2%, 55,236 votes cast):

Barry Black (Scottish Labour Party): 2,487

Alexander James Amherst Burnett (Scottish Conservative and Unionist): 15,916

Stuart Blair Donaldson (Scottish National Party [SNP]): 22,949

David Michael Lansdell (UK Independence Party [UKIP]): 1,006

Richard Paul Openshaw (Scottish Green Party): 885

Graham Reid (Independent): 141

Robert Hill Smith (Scottish Liberal Democrats): 11,812