Peterhead Academy teacher Michael Doig has been selected by SNP members in the Peterhead North & Rattray ward to join councillors Anne Allan and Fiona McRae in seeking election to Aberdeenshire Council.
Michael Doig spent 34 years teaching business studies and economics at Peterhead Academy, latterly as Depute Head Teacher, where he recently retired.
Welcoming Michael Doig to the SNP team, local MP Dr Eilidh Whiteford said:
“I’m delighted that Michael has agreed to be a candidate in the forthcoming council elections for Peterhead North & Rattray ward.”
Dr Whiteford added that Mr Doig’s record of community involvement was impressive.
Meanwhile, local councillors Anne Allan and Fiona McRae were unanimously reselected by local SNP members to contest the council elections in May.