At a full meeting of North Ayrshire Council on the 30/08, a new administration was formed to assume control of the authority.
The meeting was arranged after the previous administration indicated its intention to step down following the recent Irvine West By-Election.
At the meeting, Joe Cullinane was elected as Leader of the Council and John Bell as Depute Leader. In addition, Ian Clarkson is the new Provost while Councillor Robert Barr continues as Depute Provost.
The Cabinet Portfolio holders are:
John Bell – Education & Youth Employment
Louise McPhater – Communities
Alex Gallagher – Economy
Jim Montgomerie – Place
Joe Cullinane – Finance & Corporate Support, and
Peter McNamara – Health & Social Care
More information here.