Jim has represented the Midlothian South Ward since 2007 and before that was Councillor for the Gorebridge South Ward for 4 years. He was appointed Deputy Leader of the Council in 2007 and was Cabinet member for Education and then for Housing. Since 2012 Jim has been Labour's spokesperson for Education, Children and Families.
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Bryan Pottinger Scottish Labour Party
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Councillor Bryan Pottinger
Bryan was re-elected in 2012, having previously been a councillor between 1995 and 2003 representing Newtongrange, Temple and Carrington. Bryan has played a leading role as Midlothian Council's Equalities Champion, promoting equalities across the County and beyond. He has also served as Opposition Spokesperson for Health & Social Care.