VIDEO: Back to work for Mike Weir MP

With an overwhelming majority long-standing Angus representative Mike Weir was returned to Westminster by his constituency.

Taking the lion’s share of the votes, 24,130 votes to 12,900 recorded by his nearest rival Derek Wann of the Scottish Conservatives and Unionists, Mr Weir has achieved the largest majority ever managed by the SNP in Angus.

Our reporter Fiona Pringle caught up with Mr Weir after the election announcement.

You can read the full report and breakdown of the voting in Friday’s edition of the Arbroath Herald.