Following on from last weeks Scottish local government elections our new local Councillors have been elected. Well done to everyone that has been elected to serve their local communities.

Glasgow now has 85 Councillors across 23 Wards in the City and in the local area the new Councillors are shown below. The link takes you to the Councillors page on the Council website.

Ward 12 Victoria Park (made up of Whiteinch, Jordanhill, Broomhill and Thornwood community councils areas)

Ward 13 Garscadden and Scotstounhill (made up of Yoker, Scotstoun and Knightswood community council areas)

There was a turnout of 39.03% across the City (177,195 of 453, 930 voters voted). This compares to a turnout of of 32.2% in the previous local government election in 2012. The final results in Glasgow’s 23 wards returned 39 councillors for the Scottish National Party, 31 councillors for Glasgow Labour, eight for Scottish Conservative and Unionist and seven for the Scottish Green Party.

You can access all information about the election results from the Council’s website