SNP hold Motherwell and Wishaw seat in Holyrood elections
Scottish National Party candidate Clare Adamson has been elected to serve as a Member of the Scottish Parliament in the Motherwell and Wishaw Constituency, following the election on Thursday 6 May.
The votes were as follows:
Clare Adamson Scottish National Party (SNP) – 18,156
Daniel Gerarde Lambe, Communist Party of Britain - 194
Mark Meechan, Scottish Libertarian Party - 254
Martine Nolan, Scottish Labour Party and Scottish Co-operative Party – 10,343
Martin Veart, Scottish Liberal Democrats - 557
Nathan Wilson, Scottish Conservative and Unionist – 4,472
Neil Wilson, UK Independence Party (UKIP) - 173
The percentage poll was 58.86%.