Scottish Parliament Election candidates

THE nominations for Galloway and West Dumfries County for the Scottish Parliament elections in May are:

Alex Fergusson - Conservative; Aileen McLeod - SNP; Joe Rosiejak - Liberal Democrat and Willie Scobie - Labour.

In the 2007 elections the results were - Con 12,756 (39.09%); SNP 10,252 (31.41%); Lab 7,797 (23.89%) LD 1,569 (4.81%) Others 261 (0.80%).