South Scotland

Ex-Scottish Borders Council leader Drew Tulley makes political return

Former Scottish Borders Council leader Drew Tulley has re-entered local politics at the grassroots level.

He is one of 14 people successfully nominated for Galashiels Community Council.

The first meeting of the new community council in Galashiels will be held on 3 February. The agenda will include the election of office bearers.

Mr Tulley resigned as leader of Scottish Borders Council in 2002 and retired as a councillor a year later.

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