SNP leader Alex Salmond at a local election count in Aberdeen
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Alex Salmond: 'This will be a good result'

4 May 2012 Last updated at 13:38 BST

The SNP leader Alex Salmond has said he is encouraged by local council election results.

Mr Salmond spoke to the BBC at the local election count in Aberdeen.

All the latest election results are available at