Carse, Kinnaird and Tryst (ward)


Carse, Kinnaird and Tryst is one of the nine wards used to elect members of the Falkirk Council. It elects four Councillors.

Councillors


Election Councillors
2007 Charles MacDonald
(Labour)
Craig Martin
(Labour)
Steven Carleschi
(SNP)
Lynda Kenna
(SNP)
2012 Stephen Bird
(SNP)
2017 Jim Flynn
(Conservative)
Joan Coombes
(Labour)
Gary Bouse
(SNP)
Laura Murtagh
(SNP)

Election Results


2017 Election

2017 Falkirk Council election[1]

Carse, Kinnaird and Tryst - 4 seats
PartyCandidateFPv%Count
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Conservative Jim Flynn 27.85 1,968            
SNP Gary Bouse 27.18 1,921            
Labour Joan Coombes * 13.53 956 1,069.44 1,098.21 1,154.31 1,229.31 1,251.22 2,106.01
SNP Laura Murtagh 13.3 940 955.48 1,350.04 1,374.34 1,530.07    
Labour Martin Murray 12.03 850 964.01 980.63 997.67 1,050.7 1,070.97  
Green Chris Marsh 4.12 291 328.16 358.51 408.87      
Independent Safia Ali 1.99 141 198.71 206.1        
Electorate: TBC   Valid: 7,067   Spoilt: 133   Quota: 1,414   Turnout: 7,200 (44%)

    2012 Election

    2012 Falkirk Council election[2]

    Carse, Kinnaird and Tryst - 4 seats
    PartyCandidateFPv%Count
    123
    Labour Charles MacDonald (incumbent) 26.28 1,377    
    Labour Craig Martin (incumbent) 25.42 1,332    
    SNP Stephen Bird 23.61 1,237    
    SNP Steven Carleschi (incumbent) 17.33 908 986.1 1,052.9
    Conservative Jim Flynn 7.35 385 437.3 480.8
    Electorate: 14,121   Valid: 5,239   Spoilt: 86   Quota: 1,048   Turnout: 5,325 (37.1%)

      2007 Election

      2007 Falkirk Council election[3]

      Carse, Kinnaird and Tryst
      Party Candidate 1st Pref  % Seat Count
      Labour Charles MacDonald 1,754 25.0 1 1
      Labour Craig Martin 1,546 22.1 2 1
      SNP Steven Carleschi 1,430 20.4 3 1
      SNP Lynda Kenna 1,080 15.4 4 7
      Conservative Jim Flynn 726 10.4
      Independent Brian Goldie 374 5.3
      Scottish Socialist Mick McInosh 92 1.3

      References