Six candidates have been confirmed for the by-election in the Glasgow City Council Garscadden-Scotstounhill ward on October 6, 2016.
The candidates are (in alphabetical order):
- Ian Cruickshank, Scottish Labour Party
- Chris Cunningham, Scottish National Party
- Ary Jaff, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party
- Gillian Frances MacDonald, Scottish Green Party
- Donald Murdo Mackay, UKIP
- James Douglas Speirs, Scottish Liberal Democrats.
The election count will take place at Scotstoun Sports Campus, Glasgow Club, 112 Danes Drive, Glasgow from 10pm on October 6, 2016.
The by-election follows the death of Councillor John Kelly, who served the ward following his election in 2012.
For further information visit our 'Elections and Voting' pages.