European Election 2019 Highland Results
27th May 2019
Highland Council area result of 2019 European Parliamentary Election count.
The Local Returning Officer, Donna Manson has declared the result of the European Parliamentary Election for the Highland Council counting area in the Electoral Region of Scotland.
There were 77,206 votes cast in Highland in the five yearly European Parliamentary Elections, with a turnout of 43.2 per cent. This included 22,876 postal votes.
These votes, counted on Sunday 26 May 2019 at the Highland Football Academy, Jubilee Park Road, Dingwall, were relayed to Scotland's Regional Returning Officer, who collates the results from 32 local areas in Scotland and determines the six MEPs to represent Scotland.
The total number of valid votes given to each registered party and individual candidate in the Highland Council area is as follows:
Change UK - The Independent Group 1,199
Conservative and Unionist Party 7,577
Labour Party 3,109
Liberal Democrats 13,416
Scottish Green Party 7,052
Scottish National Party (SNP) 28,681
The Brexit Party 13,854
UK Independence Party (UKIP) 1,619
Edgar, Gordon 286
Parke, Ken 124
Scotland result will be announced by midday today as it had to wait on the Western Isles who do not count on Sundays. It is clear the SNP, Brexit and LibDems are the leaders with Conservative and Labour suffering serious set backs.
The UK results can be seen on the BBC election page at -