NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Moray Council coalition deal struck between Conservatives and independents

A deal to form a coalition to run Moray Council has been struck.

The Conservative group of eight councillors is to join forces with six of the independent members.

The proposal will be put to a full council meeting of the council on Wednesday.

Nine SNP councillors were elected in Moray at the recent local elections.

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