Depute provost takes on provost's duties

Midlothian’s depute provost Margot Russell will take over the provost’s role temporarily following the sudden death of Councillor Adam Montgomery.

Councillors agreed today (Tuesday) at the full council meeting to appoint Cllr Russell until the vacancy is filled at the next full council meeting on Tuesday 27 March. In the meantime, the depute provost’s post will remain vacant.

13 Feb 2018