Colin Keir MSP Edinburgh Western, Scottish National Party


Colin Keir

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:

  • Scottish Parliamentary Committee

    Public Audit; Health and Sport.
  • Electoral history

    MSP for Edinburgh Western constituency since 5 May 2011.
  • Political interests

    Transport, economic development, the constitution, external affairs.
  • All party groups (office-holding)

    Convener: Taiwan Group 2011-, Aviation Group 2012-.
  • Countries of interest

    France, Germany, Russia, Taiwan.

Election record for Edinburgh Western, 05 May 2011

Party Percentage of votes
Scottish National Party 35.77%
Liberal Democrat 27.73%
Lab/Co-op 21.42%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Keir, Colin Scottish National Party 11,965 35.77
Smith, Margaret Liberal Democrat 9,276 27.73
Hinds, Lesley Lab/Co-op 7,164 21.42
Lindhurst, Gordon Conservative 5,047 15.09
Majority 2,689 votes
Electorate 56,338
Turnout (33,452) 59.38%

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