Here is the list of men and women hoping to stand for North Lanarkshire Council on May 5 elections

North Lanarkshire Council has finally published a full list of the men and women who are contesting the local government elections on Thursday May 5.
Ballot boxBallot box
Ballot box

The area covered by the Motherwell Times and Bellshill Speaker features no fewer than six different wards in total.

The contenders involved are as follows

Ward 14 – Thorniewood (three councillors to elect)

Margaret Boyd (Labour); Joseph Budd (Independent); Jeanie Burgess (Conservative); Helen Loughran (Labour); Barry McCluskey (SNP)

Ward 15 – Bellshill (four councillors to elect)

Hide Ad
Hide Ad

David Baird (Alba); Colin Cameron (Conservative); Angela Campbell (Labour); John Devlin (independent ); Jordan Linden (SNP); Pat Patton (Labour); Lisa Stubbs (SNP)

Ward 16 – Mossend and Holytown (three councillors to elect)

Beth Baudo (SNP); Sheila Cameron (Conservative); Michael Clarkson (SNP); John Marshall (Alba); Frank McNally (Labour); Jim Reddin (Labour)

Ward 17 – Motherwell West (three councillors to elect)

David Chrichton (SNP); Lindsey Evans (SNP); Paul Kelly (Labour); Megan McCann (Labour); Gordon Miller (Greens); Lorraine Nolan (Conservative)

Ward 18 – Motherwell North (four councillors to elect)

Oyebola Ajala (Conservative); Gerry Brennan (SNP); Andrew Duffy-Lawson (Labour); Shahid Farooq (Alba); Ayeshah Khan (Labour); Anne Thomas (SNP)

Hide Ad
Hide Ad

Ward 19 – Motherwell South East and Ravenscraig (four councillors to elect)

Kenneth Duffy (Labour); Agnes Magowan (SNP); James Mitchell (Scottish Family Party); David Robb (SNP); Michael Ross (Labour); Derek Watson (Greens); Nathan Wilson (Conservative); Neil Wilson (UKIP)

Ward 20 – Murdostoun (four councillors to elect)

Robert Arthur (Independent); Linsey McKay (Conservative); Robert McKendrick (Independent); Cameron McManus (SNP); Louise Roarty (Labour); Nicky Shevlin (Labour); Julia Stachurska (SNP)

Those with queries about being registered to vote in these elections can contact for more details.

Comment Guidelines

National World encourages reader discussion on our stories. User feedback, insights and back-and-forth exchanges add a rich layer of context to reporting. Please review our Community Guidelines before commenting.