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The Local Government (Scotland) Act 1973 determined that the membership of the Local Government Boundary Commission for Scotland should be a Chair, a Deputy Chair, and up to 4 further members. Those criteria for the membership remain unaltered. This page lists all those who have served as members of the Commission since its establishment.

Chairs

Mr Ronnie Hinds, 2013 onwards

Mr Peter Mackay, 2007 - 2013

Mr John Marjoribanks, 2000 - 2007

Lord Osborne (Kenneth Osborne), 1990 - 2000

Mr Ronald Bennett QC, 1974 - 1990

Deputy Chairs

Mr William Magee, 2008 - 2016

Mr Brian Wilson, 1999 - 2008

Mr Kenneth J Clark, 1995 - 1999

Mr Frederick C Marks, 1989 - 1995

Mr G Carlton, 1985 - 1988

Mr Andrew Evans, 1980 - 1985

Mr Ian Paterson, 1974 - 1980

Commissioners

Roland Bean, 2013 onwards

Ailsa Henderson, 2013 onwards

Susan Walker, 2013 onwards

Mrs Paula Sharp, 2007 - 2013

Prof Brian Clark, 2007 - 2013

Mr Kenneth McDonald, 2004 - 2012

Mr Richard Millham, 2004 - 2008

Dr I Ann Glen, 1999 - 2007

Prof Hugh Begg, 1999 - 2007

Mrs Gillian Silver, 1995 - 1999

Dr Elspeth Graham, 1994 - 2004

Prof Susan Smith, 1993 - 1994

Prof James Caird, 1985 - 1993

Mr Adam Napier, 1985 - 1994

Mr Stuart McDowall, 1982 - 1999

Mr G Carlton, 1980 - 1988 (latterly as Deputy Chair)

Mr Andrew Evans, 1979 - 1985 (latterly as Deputy Chair)

Prof Alan Thompson, 1976 - 1982

Mr I Hamilton, 1975 - 1978

Mr Ames Imrie, 1974 - 1975

Miss Jean Forbes, 1974 - 1985

 

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