Politics By Graham Sharpe

How Many Westminster Seats Will SNP Win?

With the SNP quoted at 9/2 to be part of a coalition government following the General Election, William Hill are offering odds about just how many seats they will have - and quote 9/2 that they will reach 51 or more. Hills are 6/1 that Alex Salmond will become a government Minister.

Hills also offer 9/2 26-30; 9/2 31-35; 11/2 21-25; 13/2 36-40; 7/1 16-20; 8/1 41-45; 9/1 11-15; 10/1 46-50; 14/1 6-10; 100/10-5.

The SNP are 1/4 favourites to have more seats than the Lib Dems, who are 7/2 to beat SNP, with a tie between the two a 9/1 chance.

GENERAL ELECTION OUTCOME...2/9 No overall majority; 4/1 Con-LD coalition; 9/2 Coalition involving SNP; 5/1 Con overall majority 5/1 Labour minority; 11/2 Con minority govt; 7/1 Coalition involving Ukip; 9/1 Labour overall majority; 20/1 Coalition involving Greens.