Councillor Margaret Cooper

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  • Election History
  • Party History
  • Ward History
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  • Register of Interests
  • Committees
  • Outside Bodies
Councillor Margaret Cooper
Elected:
06 May 2022
First Elected
04 May 2012
Party:
Independent Group
Ward:
05 - Avondale and Stonehouse
Work Telephone No:
01698 454491
Mobile Telephone No:
07881 310575
Job Title:
Department:

Election History

ElectedRetiredReason
Fri 4 May 2012 Thu 4 May 2017 End of term
Fri 5 May 2017 Wed 4 May 2022 End of Council Term
Fri 6 May 2022  

Party Representation History

PartyFromTo
Scottish Labour PartyFri 4 May 2012 Thu 4 May 2017
Scottish Labour PartyFri 5 May 2017 Fri 12 May 2017
IndependentSat 13 May 2017 Sun 21 May 2017
Independent GroupMon 22 May 2017 Wed 4 May 2022
Independent GroupFri 6 May 2022

Ward Representation History

WardFromTo
05 - Avondale and StonehouseFri 4 May 2012 Thu 4 May 2017
05 - Avondale and StonehouseFri 5 May 2017 Wed 4 May 2022
05 - Avondale and StonehouseFri 6 May 2022

Current Outside Body Appointments

Past Outside Body Appointments

Personal Register of Interests

Date of NoticeReceipt by Monitoring OfficerView
18 May 202218 May 2022

Meeting Declarations

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There are no meeting declarations for this member.
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There are no training records for this member.
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There are no hospitality and gift records for this member.

Date of Birth - 25/01/1953

05/05/2017 - Chief Officer in Education pre retirement

05/05/2017 - MSc Additional Support Needs

05/05/2017 - Education - Dunfermilne College of Physical Education, University of Glasgow and University of Strathclyde

05/05/2017 - Social Work Degree

05/05/2017 - Community Service Award

12/05/2017 - Informed by Councillor Convery, Leader of the Labour Party, that Councillor Cooper has resigned from the Labour Party wef 12 May 2017. 

22/05/2017 - Constituted as Leader of the Independent Group.

Member Attendance

Attendance Summary

SummaryCountPercentage
Expected attendances39 
Present as expected2256%
Absent1744%
Apologies received1694% of absences
In attendance (as a visitor)0 

Attendance Details

Meeting DateCommitteeAttendance
25 Aug 2021 11:30 Climate Change and Sustainability Committee Attended
25 Aug 2021 10:00 Executive Committee Attended
31 Aug 2021 10:00 Education Resources Committee Attended
31 Aug 2021 13:00 Community Wealth Building Commission Apologies received
22 Sep 2021 10:00 Executive Committee Apologies received
22 Sep 2021 11:30 South Lanarkshire Council Apologies received
28 Sep 2021 14:00 Community and Enterprise Resources Committee Attended
29 Sep 2021 10:00 Housing and Technical Resources Committee Attended
6 Oct 2021 14:00 East Kilbride Area Committee Attended
18 Oct 2021 10:30 Recruitment Committee Attended
27 Oct 2021 09:00 Community Wealth Building Commission Apologies received
3 Nov 2021 10:00 Executive Committee Apologies received
3 Nov 2021 15:00 Recruitment Committee Absent
3 Nov 2021 11:30 Climate Change and Sustainability Committee Apologies received
9 Nov 2021 10:00 Education Resources Committee Apologies received
23 Nov 2021 09:15 Recruitment Committee Apologies received
1 Dec 2021 10:00 Executive Committee Attended
1 Dec 2021 11:30 South Lanarkshire Council Attended
7 Dec 2021 14:00 Community and Enterprise Resources Committee Apologies received
8 Dec 2021 10:00 Housing and Technical Resources Committee Attended
15 Dec 2021 14:00 East Kilbride Area Committee Apologies received
19 Jan 2022 10:00 Housing and Technical Resources Committee Attended
2 Feb 2022 10:00 Executive Committee Attended
2 Feb 2022 11:30 Climate Change and Sustainability Committee Attended
8 Feb 2022 10:00 Education Resources Committee Attended
22 Feb 2022 14:00 Recruitment Committee Apologies received
23 Feb 2022 10:00 South Lanarkshire Council Attended
28 Feb 2022 14:00 Recruitment Committee Attended
2 Mar 2022 11:30 South Lanarkshire Council Attended
2 Mar 2022 10:00 Executive Committee Attended
23 Mar 2022 10:00 Recruitment Committee Apologies received
30 Mar 2022 09:15 Recruitment Committee Apologies received
1 Apr 2022 09:15 Recruitment Committee Apologies received
18 May 2022 10:00 South Lanarkshire Council Attended
14 Jun 2022 14:00 East Kilbride Area Committee Attended
15 Jun 2022 10:00 South Lanarkshire Council Attended
28 Jun 2022 14:00 Community Wealth Building Commission Apologies received
29 Jun 2022 10:00 Executive Committee Apologies received
10 Aug 2022 10:00 Housing and Technical Resources Committee Attended