Gil Paterson MSP Clydebank and Milngavie, Scottish National Party


  • Tel 0131-348 6812

  • Fax 0131-348 6814

  • Email:

  • Website: Gil Paterson website

  • Constituency address

    Unit 16, Clyde Business Centre, Clydebank G81 1PF United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh EH99 1SP United Kingdom
Gil Paterson

Most spoken phrases

Last updated 3rd Jun 2009

  1. Israeli settlements
  2. Northcote Road shops
  3. Dangerous dogs petition
  4. Clapham Junction tube
  5. Heathrow expansion
  6. Health services
  7. Fly tipping

This information is based on the most frequently spoken phrases by this representative.


  • Born:

  • Positions

    Scottish National Party Deputy Whip 2001-03.
  • Scottish Parliamentary Committee

  • Electoral history

    Contested Airdrie and Shotts constituency 1999 and 2003 and Clydebank and Milngavie constituency 2007 Scottish Parliament elections. MSP for Central Scotland region 1999-2003, for West of Scotland region 2007-11, and for Clydebank and Milngavie constituency since 5 May 2011.
  • Political interests

    Small businesses, housing, local government.
  • Party groups

    Scottish National Party: Member 1967-, Member, national council 1980-, Vice-convener, local government then administration 1986-97, Convener, parliamentary group 2007-.
  • All party groups (office-holding)

    Deputy Convener: Chronic Pain Group 2007-08, Men's Violence Against Women and Children Group 2007-08, China Group 2008-; Convener Chronic Pain Group 2008-11.
  • Countries of interest

    Canada, China, Estonia, Greece, USA.

Election record for Clydebank and Milngavie, 05 May 2016

Party Percentage of votes
Scottish National Party 49.02%
Labour 23.44%
Conservative 18.29%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Paterson, Gil Scottish National Party 16,158 49.02
Casey, Gail Labour 7,726 23.44
Golden, Maurice Conservative 6,029 18.29
Bowles, Frank Liberal Democrat 2,925 8.87
Majority 8,432 votes
Electorate 54,769
Turnout (32,963) 60.19%

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