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Councillor Sandra Macdonald

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Party: Scottish Labour

Ward: George Street/ Harbour

Other councillors representing this Ward:

Surgery details

Venue: Town House
Day: 1st Tuesday of the month
Time: 12pm
*School term time only*

Venue: Town House
Day: 3rd Tuesday of month
Time: 12pm
*School term time only*

Councillor Macdonald also holds Town House surgeries by appointment outwith the above. Please call 01224 346637 to make an appointment or email

Contact information

Correspondence address: 
Aberdeen City Council
Town House
Broad Street
AB10 1FY

Bus. phone:  01224 346637


Mobile:  07551 135775

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Committee appointments

Terms of Office

  • 01/05/2003 - 03/05/2007
  • 05/05/2017 - 05/05/2022
  • 06/05/2022 -

Appointments to outside bodies

Additional Information

Born in Africa, brought up in Aberdeen, Sandra studied at Aberdeen and Strathclyde Universities, working in tourism in the North-East before switching to the oil industry, where she worked for over 30 years.


Her mum and sisters live in Aberdeen and she is married to North East Labour MSP Lewis Macdonald. They have two daughters, one a Physician Associate in the NHS, the other an engineering student.


A life-long campaigner for women’s and workers’ rights, Sandra was elected to represent St Machar ward on the city council from 2003 to 2007, where she worked hard to enable local people to have their say on decisions affecting their communities. Sandra is a member of Aberdeen Women’s Alliance, Workers’ Educational Association and Grampian Regional Equality Council. She enjoys reading, hillwalking, playing table tennis and winning at strategy games!