Scottish Parliament Elections

RESULTS

1997

Duncan Hamilton SNP 9169
George Lyon Liberal Democrat 11226
David Petrie Conservative 5312
Hugh Raven Labour 6470
MSP elected: George Lyon    
Majority  2,057    

 2003

Des Divers   Scottish Socialists   1667
George Lyon   Scottish Liberal Democrats 9817
Jim Mather   Scottish National Party 5485
David Petrie Conservative 5621
Hugh Raven Labour  5107
David Walker Scottish Peoples Alliance 251
MSP elected:  George Lyon    
Majority :  4196    

Regional members for Highlands and Islands

Name Party
Mr Jamie MacGrigor Conservative 
Mary Scanlon Conservative 
Maureen Macmillan Labour 
Peter Peacock Labour 
Eleanor Scott Green 
Jim Mather SNP 
Rob Gibson  SNP 

2007

Mary Galbraith  Scottish Labour  4148
George Lyon  Scottish Liberal Democrats 9129
Jim Mather  Scottish National Party 9944
Jamie McGrigor  Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party 5571
MSP Elected: Jim Mather      
Majority: 815    

Regional members for Highlands and Islands

Name Party
Jamie McGrigor  Conservative
Mary Scanlon Lab  Conservative
Rhoda Grant  Labour
Peter Peacock  Labour
David Stewart Labour
Rob Gibson  SNP
Dave Thompson SNP

2011

George Doyle, Independent 542 (2.04%)
Alison Hay, Scottish Liberal Democrats 3,220 (12.11%)
Jamie McGrigor, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party 4,847 (18.22%)
Mick Rice, Scottish Labour Party 4,041 (15.19%)
Michael William Russell, Scottish National Party (SNP) 13,390 (50.35%)
George Alexander White, Liberal party (the) 436 (1.64%)

Regional members for Highlands and Islands