Scottish Parliament election 2016 constituency result: Orkney Islands

Parliamentary candidates listed alphabetically:

DAWSON, Paul (Independent)

HALCRO JOHNSON, Jamie (Scottish Conservatives)

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HEDDLE, Donna (Scottish National Party)

MCARTHUR, Liam (Scottish Liberal Democrats)

MCGARVEY, Gerry (Scottish Labour)

• ELECTED: Liam McArthur, Scottish Liberal Democrats

The Liberal Democrats have held the Orkney seat at Holyrood, with Liam McArthur returned as the MSP for the island constituency in the first result to be declared.

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