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Polling places and polling districts

 

 

REPRESENTATION OF THE PEOPLE ACT 1983

 

NOTICE OF REVIEW OF POLLING DISTRICTS AND PLACES

 

within Fife’s Parliamentary Constituencies

 

      Fife Council has decided, with effect from the register of electors applying to any elections in 2018, to implement various changes affecting polling districts and places. If applicable, the premises detailed in Column 2 of the undernoted Schedule will cease to be used as polling places for the polling districts detailed in Column 1, with the new polling places for the polling districts being the premises detailed in Column 3. Other changes are detailed in Column 4, together with explanatory remarks.

 

 

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POLLING DISTRICT (AND UNIT REF.)

PREVIOUS POLLING PLACE

NEW POLLING PLACE

REMARKS

Torryburn and Newmills

(ref. 006AAF)

Torryburn Community Leisure Centre,

Main Street/Tinian Crescent, Newmills KY12 8SU

Unchanged

Change of name of polling district from Torryburn.

Milesmark and Parkneuk

(ref. 020BAA)

Limelight Studio, Blackburn Avenue, Parkneuk, Dunfermline KY12 9BQ

Unchanged

Change of name of polling district from Milesmark.

Halbeath North

(ref. 027BAH)

Halbeath Community Leisure Centre, Guttergates, Halbeath, Dunfermline

KY11 8EB

Unchanged

Change of name of polling district from Halbeath No 2.

Dunfermline West

(ref. 043CAD)

Pittencrieff Nursery School,

Dewar Street, Dunfermline KY12 8AB

Education Resource & Training Centre, Maitland Street, Dunfermline

KY12 8AF

Change to new polling place, identified as more suitable following inspection.

Touch

(ref. 045CAF)

St. Margaret’s Parish Church, Abel Place, Touch, Dunfermline KY11 4JJ

Touch Community Leisure Centre, 30 Mercer Place, Dunfermline KY11 4UG

Polling district reduced in size with part of electorate included in more suitable polling district. Replacement polling place identified as more suitable, following inspection.

East-Central Dunfermline

(ref. 046CAG)

St. Margaret’s Parish Church, Abel Place, Touch, Dunfermline KY11 4JJ

Carnegie Primary School, Pittsburgh Road, Dunfermline KY11 8SS

New polling district with new polling place identified as more suitable, following inspection.

Halbeath South

(ref. 047CAH)

Halbeath Community Leisure Centre, Guttergates, Halbeath, Dunfermline

KY11 8EB

Unchanged

Amended boundaries to include properties to the far south-east of South Larch Road (who previously voted at Touch). Polling district renumbered, and change of name from Halbeath No. 1.

Dunfermline Brucefield (ref. 048CAI)

Morris Hall, St. Leonard's Church, off Woodmill Street, Dunfermline KY11 4YY

Unchanged

Polling district renumbered.

Pitreavie West

(ref. 049CAJ)

St. Leonard's Primary School Annexe, St. Leonard’s Street, Dunfermline KY11 3AL

Unchanged

Polling district renumbered.

Inverkeithing West (ref. 079FAB)

Inverkeithing Civic Centre,

10 Queen Street, Inverkeithing KY11 1PA

Unchanged

Boundary with Inverkeithing East polling district moved to coincide with the railway line – properties to the east (the Boreland Estate) moved to polling unit ref. 080FAC.


Inverkeithing East

(ref. 080FAC)

Ballast Bank Community Leisure Centre,

Preston Crescent, Inverkeithing KY11 1DS

Unchanged

Boundary with Inverkeithing West polling district moved to coincide with the railway line – properties to the east (the Boreland Estate) added to this polling district.

Cowdenbeath Central and Foulford

(ref. 110GAF, and

previous ref.112GAH)

Cowdenbeath Branch Library, 33 High Street, Cowdenbeath  KY4 9QA

 

 

Cowdenbeath Bowling Club,

Bowling Green Street, Cowdenbeath KY4 9DF

Community Centre,

70 Stenhouse Street, Cowdenbeath

KY4 9DD

Polling district expanded, having merged previous polling units ref. 110GAF and 112GAH. Moved to new polling place, considered more suitable after inspection. The re-named  polling district supersedes the previous two – Foulford, and Cowdenbeath Central.

Lumphinnans

(ref. 112GAH)

Lumphinnans Primary School,

Main Street, Lumphinnans KY4 9HG

Unchanged.

Polling district renumbered

Kelty and Oakfield

(ref 113GAI)

Kelty Community Centre,

Main Street, Kelty KY4 0AQ

Unchanged.

Polling district renumbered

Burntisland Central (ref. 201IAA)

Former Local Office,

104 High Street, Burntisland KY3 9AS

Church of Scotland ‘Solid Rock’ Café, 245 High Street, Burntisland KY3 9AQ

Change to new polling place, considered more suitable after inspection

Torbain

(ref. 211JAB)

Torbain Primary School,

Blairmore Road, Kirkcaldy KY2 6NP

Torbain Parish Church Hall, Carron Place, Kirkcaldy

KY2 6PS

Change to new polling place, considered more suitable after inspection – polling district extended to include electors from north of Chapel Level. Change of name of polling district from Torbain No. 1.

Chapel

(ref 212JAC)

Chapel Neighbourhood Centre, Chapel Road, Kirkcaldy KY2 6TT

Unchanged

Boundary amended to include small number of electors to west of Broom Road. Change of name of polling district from Torbain No. 2.

Dunnikier

(ref. 213JAD)

Capshard Primary School,

Barry Road, Dunnikier Estate, Kirkcaldy KY2 6JD

Unchanged

Polling district reduced in size, with part of electorate moving to polling unit ref. 211JAB (Torbain Parish Church Hall).

Newliston

(ref. 214JAE)

Torbain Primary School,

Blairmore Road, Kirkcaldy KY2 6NP

Chapel Neighbourhood Centre, Chapel Road, Kirkcaldy KY2 6TT

Create new polling district –electors to vote at Chapel Neighbourhood Centre.

Leslie West

(ref. 257NAC)

Leslie Primary School,

Rothes Park, Leslie, KY6 3LL

Unchanged

Polling district renamed from Leslie No. 1.

Leslie East

(ref. 258NAD)

Greenside Portacabin,

Greenside, Leslie, KY6 3DA

Unchanged

Polling district renamed from Leslie No. 2.

Whinnyknowe and Balgeddie

(ref. 259NAE)

Whinnyknowe Portacabin,

The Limekilns/Greenwell Park Road End, Glenrothes, KY6 3QJ

 

 

Balgeddie House Hotel (Nairn Suite), Balgeddie Way, Glenrothes KY6 3LT

Re-draw Polling District boundaries between current polling units 259NAE and 260NAF, involving a boundary line being drawn along Fortmanhills Road.Move to new polling place, considered more suitable after inspection. Change of name of polling district from Whinnyknowe.


Collydean

(ref. 260NAF)

Collydean Primary School,

Magnus Drive, Glenrothes, KY7 6TR

Unchanged

Re-draw Polling District boundaries between current polling units 259NAE and 260NAF, involving a boundary line being drawn along Fortmanhills Road. Some electors moved to polling unit ref. 259NAE, considered more suitable after inspection.

Ladybank

(ref. 307PAG)

Ladybank Primary School,

47 Church Street, Ladybank, KY15 7LE

Ladybank (Howe of Fife Parish) Church Hall, off Church Street, Ladybank KY15 7ND

Change to new polling place, considered more suitable after inspection.

Leuchars

(ref. 325QAF)

Leuchars Primary School,

18 Pitlethie Road, Leuchars, KY16 0EZ

Leuchars (Army Station) Community Hall, Keith Crescent, Leuchars

KY16 0JN

Change to new polling place, considered more suitable after inspection.

Cameron and Radernie (342SDC)

Cameron Parish Hall,

Cameron, St. Andrews, KY16 8PD

Unchanged

Change of name of polling district from Radernie.

Anstruther

(ref. 344SAE)

Erskine Hall,

Back Dykes, Off Ladywalk, Anstruther, KY10 3EX

Unchanged

Change of name of polling district from Anstruther Easter.

Kennoway North

(ref. 372UAE)

Kennoway Primary School,

Langside Crescent, Kennoway, KY8 5LW

Unchanged

Change of name of polling district from Kennoway West.

Kennoway East

(ref. 373UAF)

Kennoway Community Hall (Youth Café), off Leven Road, Kennoway, KY8 5HX

Unchanged, at this stage.

Change of name of polling district from Kennoway North. If the Youth Café is no longer available, change to new polling place at Cotlands Park, Kennoway KY8 5HX.

 

Supporting documentation relating to the review exercise can be accessed from the “Polling Place Review 2017” page on the Fife Direct website.

 

Steve Grimmond, Chief Executive,

Fife House, North Street, Glenrothes, Fife KY7 5LT

 

The map below displays Fife's polling places and polling district boundaries which are used for the administration of elections.

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