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May 5th 2011 Elections

Elections were held for the regional assemblies, local councils in England & Northern Ireland, and a national referendum on whether to change the current system for UK Parliament elections to the Alternative Vote method. There was also a by-election at Leicester South. All results are summarized below.

Referendum on Alternative Vote

Turnout: 42%

NO to AV - 13,013,123 67.9%
YES to AV - 6,152,607 32.1%

 Scottish Parliament

Turnout: 50% (-1.3%)

Party Seats won +/- (Const Region)
  Scottish National 69 +23 53 16
Labour 37 -7 15 22
Conservative 15 -5 3 12
Liberal Democrats 5 -12 2 3
Green 2 +1 0 2
Independent 1 0 0 1

 Welsh Assembly

Turnout: 42.23% (-1.1%)

Party Seats won +/- (Const Region)
  Labour 30 +4 28 2
Conservative 14 +2 6 8
Plaid Cymru 11 -4 5 6
Liberal Democrats 5 -1 1 4
Other 0 -1 0 0

 England Local Councils

Party Councils +/- Councillors +/-
  Conservative 157 +4 5109 +86
Labour 57 +26 2459 +857
Liberal Democrats 10 -9 1098 -748
Residents Association 1 0 48 -3
Other 0 -1 633 -188
NOC 54 -19    

 Northern Ireland Assembly & Local Councils

Assembly Turnout: 54.5% (-7.8%)

 Party Assembly +/− Councillorsl +/−
  DUP 38 +2 175 -3
  Sinn Fein 29 +1 138 +9
  Ulster Unionist 16 -2 99 -16
  SDLP 14 -2 87 -14
  Alliance Party 8 +1 44 +14
  Traditional Unionist Voice 1 +1 6 +6
  Green 1 0 3 0
  Independent 1 0 0 0
  UKIP 0 0 1 +1

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