| Ranked 19th|
New College Lanarkshire - Cumbernauld Campus, Motherwell College, Coatbridge College
Phil Boswell (SNP, Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill)
Summerlee - Museum of Scottish I, M&D's, Strathclyde Country Park, Antonine Wall, Gadloch
Motherwell, Coatbridge, Cumbernauld, Kilsyth, Bishopbriggs
North Lanarkshire (Scots: North Lanrikshire, Scottish Gaelic: Siorrachd Lannraig a Tuath) is one of 32 council areas of Scotland. It borders onto the northeast of the City of Glasgow and contains many of Glasgow's suburbs and commuter towns and villages. It also borders East Dunbartonshire, Falkirk, Stirling, South Lanarkshire and West Lothian. The council covers parts of the traditional counties of Dunbartonshire, Lanarkshire and Stirlingshire.
The area was formed in 1996, largely made up from the Cumbernauld and Kilsyth, Motherwell and parts from the former Monklands District Council (1975-1996) as well as significant elements of Strathclyde Regional Council.
Cumbernauld - 52,270
Coatbridge - 41,170
Airdrie - 37,130
Motherwell - 31,906
Wishaw - 28,565
Bellshill - 20,705
Kilsyth - 10,100
North Lanarkshire Wikipedia
Note: "Votes" are the first preference votes. The net gain/loss and percentage changes relate to the result of the previous Scottish local elections on 3 May 2007. This may differ from other published sources showing gain/loss relative to seats held at dissolution of Scotland's councils.