Progressive Change 8, Independent 4, British Unionists 1. Mostly industrial area west of Glasgow; the divide between Roman Catholic and Protestant community in Airdrie and Coatbridge led to accusations against the former Monklands council. Also includes former steel-making centre of Ravenscraig.
Labour gained seats in Motherwell South East and Ravenscraig on 16 November, and Bellshill on 15 June, both from the Scottish National Party.
Next local elections