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Govan (ward)

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Population  30,323
Sovereign state  United Kingdom
Postcode district  G51
Dialling code  0141
Lieutenancy area  Glasgow City Council
Country  Scotland
Post town  GLASGOW
Police  Scottish
Council area  Glasgow City Council
Govan (ward)

Govan is one of the 21 wards of Glasgow City Council. It represents Govan. There are 4 members for this area.

The areas within the former Govan Burgh; Drumoyne, Ibrox, Linthouse and Plantation are all included within the Ward with the addition of Shieldhall, Craigton, Bellahouston, Kinning Park, Kingston and Tradeston.

A by-election took place in this ward on 10 October 2013 following the death of SNP's councillor, Allison Hunter, and resulted in a Labour gain. The population of Govan in 2011 was 30,089, here is the ethnic makeup of Govan.

78.5% White British

10.5% Asian

3.3% Black

References

Govan (ward) Wikipedia


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