Councillor Bert Thomson

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  • Election History
  • Party History
  • Ward History
  • Surgeries
  • Register of Interests
  • Committees
  • Outside Bodies
Councillor Bert Thomson
Elected:
05 May 2017
First Elected::
01 May 2003
Party:
Scottish Labour Party
Ward:
15 - Blantyre
Work Telephone No:
01698455083
Mobile Telephone No:
07748114570
Job Title:
Department:

Election History

Elected:RetiredReason
Thu 1 May 2003 Wed 2 May 2007 End of term
Thu 3 May 2007 Wed 2 May 2012 End of term
Fri 4 May 2012 Thu 4 May 2017 End of term
Fri 5 May 2017  

Party Representation History

PartyRepresentation FromRepresentation To
IndependentThu 1 May 2003 Wed 2 May 2007
Scottish National PartyThu 3 May 2007 Wed 2 May 2012
Scottish Labour PartyFri 4 May 2012 Thu 4 May 2017
Scottish Labour PartyFri 5 May 2017

Ward Representation History

WardRepresentation FromRepresentation To
36 - High BlantyreThu 1 May 2003 Wed 2 May 2007
15 - BlantyreThu 3 May 2007 Wed 2 May 2012
15 - BlantyreFri 4 May 2012 Thu 4 May 2017
15 - BlantyreFri 5 May 2017

Current Committee Memberships

CommitteeRoleJoining Date
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Education Resources Committee Substitute18 May 2017
Equal Opportunities Forum Chair18 May 2017
Financial Resources Scrutiny Forum Substitute25 September 2019
Hamilton Area Committee Member18 May 2017
Housing and Technical Resources Committee Substitute18 May 2017

Past Committee Memberships

CommitteeRoleJoining DateLeaving Date
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Executive Committee Substitute06 July 202001 February 2021
Appeals Panel Member06 July 202001 February 2021
Climate Change and Sustainability Committee Substitute06 July 202031 January 2021
Climate Change and Sustainability Committee Substitute06 July 202031 January 2021
Social Work Resources Committee Member18 May 201729 May 2019

Current Outside Body Appointments

Past Outside Body Appointments

Not a past member of any Outside Body.

Personal Register of Interests

Date of NoticeReceipt by Monitoring Officer 
13 December 201814 December 2018 View

Meeting Declarations

DateTitleNotes
There are no training records for this member.
DateFromDescriptionValue
There are no hospitality and gift records for this member.

Date of Birth - 05/05/1960

03/05/2007 - Born in Hillhouse.  Married with 1 daughter and 2 sons.  Independent with no association to any other political party previously.  Interested in working with local community groups

22/03/2010 - Notification received from Cllr Watson that Cllr Thomson accepted by the SNP Group

26/11/2013 - Notification received from Councillor Thomson that he had joined the Labour Group with effect from 21 November 2013

05/05/2017 - Director of Blantyre Volunteer Group

05/05/2017 - Educated - Earnock High School

1st Tuesday of each month in TACT Community Hall, Hillview Drive, Blantyre from 7.00pm. 

1st Wednesday of each month in Priestfield Hall, Main Street, Blantyre from 6.30pm.

No surgeries held during Public Holidays, School Holidays and Council recess periods.