Midlothian Elects Danielle Rowley

Midlothian has elected Danielle Rowley of the Scottish Labour Party as its new MP.

Speaking at the declaration in the Lasswade Centre last night Danielle said “I would like to thank the people of Midlothian for putting their trust in me, I’m very proud to be the first ever woman elected to parliament for Midlothian and I make a promise to the voters who have put their trust in me that I will not let them down”

Results In Full:

Scottish Labour Party: 16,458
Scottish National Party: 15,573
Scottish Conservative and Unionist: 11,521
Scottish Liberal Democrats: 1,721
 
Update: Danielle dropped by the Black Diamond FM studio this morning to chat with Geoff and Simon about the election result.