Fife Council election, 1995

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Fife Council election, 1995
Scotland
1994 ←
April 6, 1995 (1995-04-06) → 1999

All 90 seats to Fife Council
45 seats needed for a majority
  First party Second party Third party
 
Party Labour Liberal Democrats SNP
Seats before 52 24
Seats won . 9
Seats after 9

  Fourth party Fifth party
 
Party Independent Conservative
Seats before 0
Seats won 0
Seats after 2 0

Council Leader before election

John MacDougall
Labour

Council Leader after election

John MacDougall
Labour

1995 Elections to Fife Council were held on the 6 April 1995 and were the first for the newly formed Unitary authority for Fife Council, which was created under the Local Government etc (Scotland) Act 1994

Election results[edit]

Fife Local Election Result 1995
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Labour 52 46.5% 53,759
  Liberal Democrats 24 20.1% 23,208
  SNP 9 21.2% 24,550
  Conservative 0 5.8% 6,744
  Independent 2 3.1% 3,590
  Others 3 3.2% 3,695

Turnout was 42.2%

Party performance[edit]

Labour performed very well continuing it control its majority.

Changes since last election[edit]

Ward results[edit]

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