Clare Adamson MSP Motherwell and Wishaw, Scottish National Party


Clare Adamson

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

    Parliamentary Liaison Officer to: Fiona Hyslop as Cabinet Secretary for Culture and External Affairs 2011-14, Alex Neil as Cabinet Secretary for Social Justice, Communities and Pensioners' Rights 2015-16.
  • Scottish Parliamentary Committee

    Welfare Reform; Infrastructure and Capital Investment.
  • Electoral history

    Contested Motherwell and Wishaw 2011 Scottish Parliament election. MSP for Central Scotland region 2011-16, for Motherwell and Wishaw constituency since 5 May 2016.
  • All party groups (office-holding)

    Science and Technology Group: Deputy convener 2012-14, Convener 2014-; Deputy convener Sport Group 2013-14; Convener Video Games Technology Group 2013-; Deputy convener Adult Learning Group 2013-.

Election record for Motherwell and Wishaw, 05 May 2016

Party Percentage of votes
Scottish National Party 52.29%
Labour 31.01%
Conservative 13.65%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Adamson, Clare Scottish National Party 15,291 52.29
Pentland, John Labour 9,068 31.01
Gallacher, Meghan Conservative 3,991 13.65
Finlayson, Yvonne Liberal Democrat 761 2.6
Majority 6,223 votes
Electorate 57,062
Turnout (29,244) 51.25%

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