North Lanarkshire



Rector candidate Junaid Ashraf to stand in Scottish Parliamentary election

9th October 2020

The SNP councillor in North Lanarkshire will stand for selection for the SNP for Glasgow Cathcart constituency. Junaid Ashraf has confirmed that he will be seeking to stand in next year’s Scottish parliamentary election. The University of Glasgow graduate, candidate for Rector and Scottish National Party (SNP) councillor Junaid Ashraf has declared his intention to ...


North Lanarkshire Council unanimously supports Black Lives Matter

2nd September 2020

The motion has been put forward by deputy council leader Paul Kelly and University of Glasgow Rector candidate Junaid Ashraf. Councillors in the Glasgow suburb of North Lanarkshire have passed a unanimous decision to support the Black Lives Matter movement and review the process of decolonising education.  This joint Labour and SNP motion was introduced ...