Orkney Islands Council
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European Parliamentary Elections 2014

Statement of Local Totals

I, Alistair Buchan, Local Returning Officer appointed for the Orkney Islands  counting area at the European Parliamentary Elections in the Electoral Region of Scotland, held on 22 May 2014, hereby certify and declare:

1. The total number of valid votes given to each registered party in the Orkney Islands area is as follows:

Party

Number of Votes

Britain First

37

British National Party

35

Conservative Party

679

Labour Party

466

Liberal Democrats

1825

NO2EU

14

Scottish Green Party

619

Scottish National Party (SNP)

872

UK Independence Party (UKIP)

618

 

2. The number of ballot papers rejected is as follows:

Reason for Rejection

Number Rejected

Want of an official mark.

0

Voting for more than one registered party.

4

Writing or mark by which voter could be identified.

0

Unmarked or void for uncertainty.

9

Total number of rejected ballot papers

13

Local Returning Officer: Alistair Buchan

May 2014