Seven MSPs were elected through the West Scotland Region ballot.

Across the region, 378,389 votes were cast, representing a 67.2% turnout.

Candidates elected to serve in the Scottish Parliament for the West Scotland Region were:

· Neil Bibby, Scottish Labour Party (Elected at Stage 1)

· Russell Findlay, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party (Elected at Stage 2)

· Katy Clark, Scottish Labour Party (Elected at Stage 3)

· Jamie Greene, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party (Elected at Stage 4)

· Ross Greer, Scottish Green Party (Elected at Stage 5)

· Paul O’Kane, Scottish Labour Party (Elected at Stage 6)

· Pam Gosal, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party (Elected at Stage 7)

The SNP won eight constituency seats out of 10 in the West Scotland region which means they did not pick up any additional seats on the regional list despite getting the most votes.

Photo Credit: Kieran Chambers / Renfrewshire Council