Councillor Donald Reid

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Councillor Donald Reid
05 May 2017
First Elected::
17 October 2002
Scottish Labour Party
Ward 03 - Kilwinning
Member Services
North Ayrshire Council
Cunninghame House
KA12 8EE
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Councillor Donald Reid was re-elected as a Labour representative for the Kilwinning Ward in May 2012 having lost the 2007 election.

Councillor Reid is the Labour Administration’s Group Secretary and is a member of the Planning Committee, the Local Review Body, the Local Development Plan Committee and Kilwinning Locality Partnership (Councillor Reid does not currently attend meetings of the Locality Partnership). He also represents the Council on several external bodies including Ayrshire Valuation Joint Board, Dalgarven Mill Trust, Landfill Advisory Fund Panel, along with Strathclyde Partnership for Transport (SPT) and the Strathclyde Concessionary Travel Scheme.

Brought up on his parents’ dairy farm in Lochwinnoch, Councillor Reid started out on a Youth Training Scheme in 1987 with Cunninghame District Council; the highlight of which was being involved in the Glasgow Garden Festival.  He completed his YTS placement at Sunnyside Nursery in Kilwinning where he stayed for 13 years. From 2001 Councillor Reid worked for 8 years in the Claremont Hotel in Kilwinning, carrying out numerous roles which led to him completing a Customer Services Grade 1 followed by a further 2 courses at James Watt College. He has also worked as a Caretaker for North Ayrshire Council and still works at Ayr Racecourse and for G4S.

Councillor Reid’s interests are volunteering, walking and local events.




 Note to Constituents: Due to the current COVID-19 outbreak Councillor Reid will not be holding a Surgery until further notice.  He can be contacted via the above mobile number/email address



Date Location From Until
1st Tuesday
of every month
1st Alliance Credit Union
Main Street
KA13 6EQ
9.30 a.m.
1st Tuesday
of every month
Kilwinning Library
St Winnings Lane
KA13 6EP

6.30 p.m.

No Appointment required.

If you are unable to attend and would like to contact Councillor Reid please call mobile number: 07511 617599 or email

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Election History

Thu 17 Oct 2002 Wed 30 Apr 2003 Re-elected
Thu 1 May 2003 Wed 2 May 2007 Not re-elected
Fri 4 May 2012 Thu 4 May 2017 Re-elected.
Fri 5 May 2017  

Party Representation History

PartyRepresentation FromRepresentation To
Scottish Labour PartyFri 4 May 2012 Thu 4 May 2017
Scottish Labour PartyFri 5 May 2017

Ward Representation History

WardRepresentation FromRepresentation To
Ward 01 - Irvine WestThu 17 Oct 2002 Wed 30 Apr 2003
Ward 12 - Kilwinning WestThu 1 May 2003 Wed 2 May 2007
Ward 03 - KilwinningFri 4 May 2012 Thu 4 May 2017
Ward 03 - KilwinningFri 5 May 2017

Current Committee Memberships

CommitteeRoleJoining Date
 Page 1 of 2, items 1 to 5 of 8.
Audit and Scrutiny Committee Member17 May 2017
Covid-19: Emergency Governance Member26 July 2017
Local Development Plan Committee Member17 May 2017
Local Review Body Member17 May 2017
North Ayrshire Council Member05 May 2017

Past Committee Memberships

CommitteeRoleJoining DateLeaving Date
 Page 1 of 2, items 1 to 5 of 8.
Local Development Plan Committee Member16 May 201204 May 2017
North Ayrshire Licensing Board Member16 May 201204 May 2017
North Ayrshire Council (Planning) Member04 May 201204 May 2017
North Ayrshire Council (Planning)(Pre-Determination Hearing) Member04 May 201204 May 2017
Appeals Committee Member18 February 201604 May 2017

Current Outside Body Appointments

Past Outside Body Appointments

Outside BodyJoining DateLeaving Date
 Page 2 of 2, items 6 to 10 of 10.
Ayrshire Valuation Joint Board 01 September 2016 04 May 2017
North Ayrshire CCTV Limited 14 September 2016 04 May 2017
Ayrshire Shared Services Committee 11 June 2014 01 September 2016
Ayrshire Valuation Joint Board 16 May 2012 30 August 2016
Strathclyde Fire and Rescue Board 16 May 2012 31 March 2013

Personal Register of Interests

Date of NoticeReceipt by Monitoring Officer 
29 May 201216 November 2021 View

Meeting Declarations

Committee NameMeeting DateNature 
Kilwinning Area Committee12 September 2013Non-Pecuniary View
Licensing Committee02 October 2013Non-Pecuniary View
Kilwinning Area Committee26 March 2014Non-Pecuniary View
Licensing Committee06 August 2014Non-Pecuniary View
Kilwinning Area Committee30 October 2014Non-Pecuniary View
Kilwinning Area Committee11 June 2015Non-Pecuniary View
Licensing Committee02 November 2016Non-Pecuniary View
Licensing Committee02 November 2016Non-Pecuniary View
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