by-election

Moray

SNP will contest vacated Moray Council seat

August 5, 2015

Moray's SNP group has confirmed plans to boost its numbers by contesting an upcoming council by-election, the results of which could radically alter the power balance of the local authority.

Highlands

Highland by-election set for October

July 27, 2015

A Highland Council by-election will be held on October 8 to replace former leader Drew Hendry who has resigned following his successful bid to become the Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey MP.

Orkney

Orkney by-election date announced

October 8, 2014

A by-election is being held next month to replace an Orkney councillor who stood down to concentrate on his business and spend more time with his family.

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