New Convener and Leader to be elected

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The new Convener and Leader of Comhairle nan Eilean Siar will be elected by councillors today (Thursday).

The first meeting of the full council will take place at 2pm followed by a meeting to elect Committee Chair and Vice-Chairs.

It is expected that former Leader Angus Campbell will take on the role again but the position of Convener could be contested by several candidates.

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