Moray SNP News
SNP candidate in the by-election in Buckie Ward of The Moray Council, Sonya Warren, has stormed to victory with 60% of the vote defeating an Independent and a Conservative.
Speaking after the decisive result Cllr Warren said:
"I fought this election in Buckie because I am passionate about my community and I will be a strong advocate for Buckie in Moray's Council Chamber.
"I thank the voters of Buckie Ward for their huge support in this election and the many people who helped me throughout my campaign.
"I am delighted to be joining an SNP Council Group in Moray that has fought to protect our schools, that supports our local Town centres and that recognises the importance of investing in key assets like Buckie Harbour.
" The hard work of the campaign is now over and the hard work as a Buckie Councillor begins."
Buckie by-election result:
Sonya Warren (SNP) : 1485 (59.5%)
Norman Calder (SNP) : 696 (27.9%)
Tim Eagle (CON) : 315 (12.6%)