The Westminster constituencies covering the Falkirk area are Falkirk and Linlithgow and East Falkirk. Falkirk lies entirely within the Falkirk council area but Linlithgow and East Falkirk takes in part of West Lothian.

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Falkirk

2017 Westminster Parliamentary election results
Candidate Party Number of votes Percentage of votes
Callum Laidlaw Scottish Conservative & Unionist Party 14,088 26.2%
Craig Martin Scottish Labour Party 16,029 29.8%
Stuart Martin UK Independence Party (UKIP) 712 1.3%
John McNally Scottish National Party (SNP) 20,952 38.9%
Debra Ann Pickering Scottish Green Party 908 1.7%
Austin Reid Scottish Liberal Democrats 1,120 2.1%

Result summary

Total electorate 82,240
Total number of votes cast 53,867
Total number of rejected votes 58
Total number of valid votes 53,809
Majority 4,923
Turnout 65.5%

Linlithgow & East Falkirk

2017 Westminster Parliamentary election results
Candidate Party Number of votes Percentage of votes
Joan Margaret Coombes Scottish Labour Party 17,469 31.1%
Martyn Day Scottish National Party (SNP) 20,388 36.4%
Charles John Kennedy Scottish Conservative And Unionist 16,311 29.1%
Sally Pattle Scottish Liberal Democrats 1,926 3.4%

Result summary

Total electorate 86,186
Total number of votes cast 56,181
Total number of rejected votes 92
Total number of valid votes 56,094
Majority 2,919
Turnout 65.2%