Lib Dem candidate

Councillor Karen Clark has again been selected as the Scottish Liberal Democrat candidate for the Banchory and Mid Deeside ward at the Aberdeenshire Council elections on 3 May.

She has been a local councillor since May 2007, prior to this she worked as press officer at the Woodend Barn Arts Centre and as constituency assistant to Sir Robert Smith MP.

Formerly a BBC Scotland journalist and broadcaster in Glasgow and at Beechgrove studios in Aberdeen, Karen’s career includes roles as news reporter at Radio Tay and Radio Forth as well as news editor at Capital Radio in London.

Karen said: “I have been privileged to represent the ward for the past five years and enjoy my work helping constituents with their wide range of concerns.”