Shetland Scottish Parliament constituency
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2007 Scottish Parliament election results
Winner Liberal Democrats Hold (50.1% majority)
Constituency MSP Tavish Scott
Top-up region MSPs 4 Labour, 3 Conservative, 2 Scottish National Party, 1 UK Independence Party, 1 Green Party, 1 Liberal Democrats, 1 Democratic Unionist Party, 1 Ulster Unionist Party
Region Highlands and Islands
Shetland results for Scottish Parliament election, 2007

Share of constituency votes

Party Votes Share Swing
Tavish Scott
LD 6,531 66.7% +20.5
Valerie Simpson
SNP 1,622 16.6% -3.4
Mark Jones
Con 972 9.9% -4.9
Scott Burnett
Lab 670 6.8% -3.3

Share of top-up region votes: Highlands and Islands region

Share of vote and seats
Votes Share Seats
Liberal Democrats LD
3,485 36.1%
Scottish National Party SNP
2,128 22.1% 2
Labour Lab
1,146 11.9% 3
Conservative Con
884 9.2% 2
Green Party Gre
644 6.7%
Scottish Christian Union SCU
268 2.8%
Scottish Socialist Party SSP
178 1.8%
Solidarity Sol
114 1.2%
UK Independence Party UKIP
68 0.7%
Independent Ind
0 0.0%
Other Oth
732 7.6%
Elected regional members for Highlands and Islands region
Rob Gibson
Scottish National Party SNP
David Thompson
Scottish National Party SNP
Peter Peacock
Labour Lab
Rhoda Grant
Labour Lab
David Stewart
Labour Lab
Mary Scanlon
Conservative Con
Jamie McGrigor
Conservative Con
Seat background for Shetland constituency
Last four Constituency MSPs for Shetland
Tavish Scott
Liberal Democrats
Tavish Scott
Liberal Democrats
Tavish Scott
Liberal Democrats