Salmond to fight Gordon seat

December 6, 2014

Alex Salmond is poised to announce that he will fight the Gordon seat at the general election in May. The former first minister is expected to confirm his candidacy for the north-east constituency tomorrow. The seat, which includes parts of Aberdeen such as Bridge of Don, as well as Ellon and Inverurie, is currently held by Liberal Democrat Sir Malcolm Bruce, who is retiring. Mr Salmond was previously MP for Banff and Buchan.