Tribute to Former Councillor

Comhairle Convener, Cllr Norman A. MacDonald, has paid tribute to former Councillor, Mr Norman M Macleod, who passed away aged 70 on Saturday 24th July 2021.

Cllr Norman A MacDonald, said: “Norman was a Member of Comhairle nan Eilean Siar representing the Knock and Bayble and Sgìre an Rubha ward from 1999 to 2017 and served as the Chairman of Housing, and Environment and Protective Services, Committees in addition to his role as the first island-based Convener of the Northern Joint Police Board. He went on to serve the community as Chairman of the board of Hebridean Housing Partnership. He was an effective and insightful councillor who was respected by his peers and a good friend to many. He made a significant contribution to our community.”

“Our thoughts are with all those who knew Norman and particularly his wife, Christine, the extended family, colleagues and friends.”

The Comhairle flag at the Sandwick Road offices is flying at half-mast.