Local election results

Ellon and District councillors at the election count
Ellon and District councillors at the election count

Ellon and District's new councillors have been announced.

Returning councillors Isobel Davidson (Scottish Liberal Democrats), Gillian Owen (Scottish Conservative and Unionist) and Richard Thomson (SNP) will be joined by Anouk Kahanov-Kloppert (SNP).

The results were announced at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre today (Friday, May 5).

The total turnout was 47.2 per cent, an increase from the last election in 2012 (37.69).