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East Garioch by-election won by David Keating of Scottish Conservatives


By Kyle Ritchie

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David Keating of the Scottish Conservatives has won the East Garioch by-election.

Mr Keating received 1240 votes to be elected the new councillor for the Aberdeenshire Council ward.

David Keating of the Scottish Conservatives won the East Garioch by-election
David Keating of the Scottish Conservatives won the East Garioch by-election

He was followed by Dan Ritchie of the SNP who received 963 votes.

The remaining results were Trevor Mason (Scottish Liberal Democrats) 281; Jamie Ogilvie (Scottish Greens) 130 votes and Andy Brown (Sottish Labour) 111.

The electorate was 10,445, the total verified votes were 2740 and the turnout was 26.2 per cent.


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