Renfrewshire North and West (Scottish Parliament constituency)
Renfrewshire North and West is a constituency of the Scottish Parliament (Holyrood). It elects one Member of the Scottish Parliament (MSP) by the first past the post method of election. Also, however, it is one of ten constituencies in the West Scotland electoral region, which elects seven additional members, in addition to ten constituency MSPs, to produce a form of proportional representation for the region as a whole.
|Renfrewshire North and West|
for the Scottish Parliament
|Party||Scottish National Party|
|Created from||West Renfrewshire|
Constituency boundaries and council area
The Renfrewshire North and West constituency uses the following electoral wards:
The other nine constituencies of the West Scotland region are Clydebank and Milngavie, Cunninghame North, Cunninghame South, Dumbarton, Eastwood, Greenock and Inverclyde, Paisley, Renfrewshire South and Strathkelvin and Bearsden.
The region covers part of the Argyll and Bute council area, the East Dunbartonshire council area, the East Renfrewshire council area, the Inverclyde council area, North Ayrshire council area, the Renfrewshire council area and the West Dunbartonshire council area.
Member of the Scottish Parliament
|2011||constituency created from: West Renfrewshire|
|Liberal Democrats||Rod Ackland||888||2.9||+0.9|
|Liberal Democrats||Andrew Page||550||2.0||N/A|
|SNP win (new seat)|