Sid Prest

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Sid Prest
MLA for Eastern Shore
In office
June 9, 2009 – October 8, 2013
Preceded by Bill Dooks
Succeeded by Kevin Murphy
Personal details
Political party New Democrat

Sidney Wilson Prest is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly in the 2009 provincial election.[1] He represented the electoral district of Eastern Shore as a member of the New Democratic Party. Prest was defeated when he ran for re-election in the 2013 election.[2]

Electoral record[edit]

2009 provincial election
Eastern Shore
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     New Democratic Party Sidney Prest 3,627 49.54
     Progressive Conservative Party Bill Dooks 2,517 34.38
     Liberal Party Loretta Day Halleran 968 13.47
Green Michael Marshall 192 2.62


  1. ^ "Nine Tory cabinet ministers bounced". The Chronicle Herald. June 10, 2009. Archived from the original on June 13, 2009. Retrieved 2014-10-14. 
  2. ^ "Tories take Pictou County ridings back from NDP". The Chronicle Herald. October 8, 2013. Retrieved 2014-10-14.