Lower Braes (ward)


Lower Braes is one of the nine wards used to elect members of the Falkirk Council. It elects three Councillors.

Councillors


Election Councillors
2007 Malcolm Nicol
(Conservative)
Steven Jackson
(SNP)
Alan Nimmo
(Labour)
2012
2017 Adanna McCue
(SNP)

Election Results


2017 Election

2017 Falkirk Council election[1]

Lower Braes - 3 seats
PartyCandidateFPv%Count
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Conservative Malcolm Nicol (incumbent) 34.49 1,864              
SNP Adanna McCue 30.19 1,632              
Labour Alan Nimmo (incumbent) 14.06 760 894.04 944.99 961.84 970.94 1,066.33 1,146.65 1,446.12
Independent Ricky Wilson 10.34 559 633.98 669.5 684.89 725.99 779.78 993.11  
Independent Steven Jackson (incumbent) 5.27 285 339.93 359.32 369.06 421.23 472.93    
Green Chris Brind 3.02 163 181.68 282.9 293.23 303.1      
Independent Sam Hemple 1.81 98 121.07 128.28 137.12        
UKIP Stuart Martin 0.81 44 89.04 91.96          
Electorate: TBC   Valid: 5,405   Spoilt: 50   Quota: 1,352   Turnout: 5,455 (46.2%)

    2012 Election

    2012 Falkirk Council election[2]

    Lower Braes - 3 seats
    PartyCandidateFPv%Count
    1
    Conservative Malcolm Nicol (incumbent) 35.99 1,447
    SNP Steven Jackson (incumbent) 31.32 1,259
    Labour Alan Nimmo (incumbent) 27.78 1,117
    SNP Robbie Landsman 4.90 197
    Electorate: 9,948   Valid: 4,020   Spoilt: 100   Quota: 1,068   Turnout: 4,120 (40.41%)

      2007 Election

      2007 Falkirk Council election[3]

      Lower Braes
      Party Candidate 1st Pref  % Seat Count
      Conservative Malcolm Nicol 2,046 35.9 1 1
      SNP Steven Jackson 1,281 22.5 2 3
      Labour Alan Nimmo 1,108 19.4 3 6
      Independent Ricky Wilson 963 16.9
      Green Norman Philip 233 4.1
      Scottish Socialist William McSporran 74 1.3

      References