Almond Valley (Scottish Parliament constituency)
Almond Valley is a constituency of the Scottish Parliament (Holyrood). It elects one Member of the Scottish Parliament (MSP) by the plurality (first past the post) method of election. Also, it is one of nine constituencies in the Lothian electoral region, which elects seven additional members, in addition to the nine constituency MSPs, to produce a form of proportional representation for the region as a whole.
for the Scottish Parliament
|Party||Scottish National Party|
|Council area||West Lothian|
The other eight constituencies of the Lothian region are Edinburgh Central, Edinburgh Eastern, Edinburgh Northern and Leith, Edinburgh Pentlands, Edinburgh Southern, Edinburgh Western, Linlithgow and Midlothian North and Musselburgh
Constituency boundaries and council areaEdit
The new seat of Almond Valley replaces Livingston. The electoral wards used in its creation are:
Member of the Scottish ParliamentEdit
|2011||Angela Constance||Scottish National Party|
|Liberal Democrats||Caron Lindsay|
|Abolish the Scottish Parliament|
|All for Unity|
|Liberal Democrats||Charles Dundas||1,007||2.9||+0.8|
|Liberal Democrats||Emma Sykes||656||2.1||N/A|
|National Front||Neil McIvor||329||1.1||N/A|
|SNP win (new seat)|
- "Lothian Region: Statement of Persons and Parties nominated and Notice of Poll" (PDF). West Lothian Council. 31 March 2021. Retrieved 31 March 2021.
- "Almond Valley Constituency: Statement of Persons Nominated and Notice of Poll" (PDF). West Lothian Council. 31 March 2021. Retrieved 31 March 2021.
- Statement of Persons Nominated West Lothian Council