Expenses paid out to councillors

In 2012-13 Scottish Borders councillors’ were paid £742,280 which includes expenses totalling £99,324.

Mid Berwickshire councillors pay and expenses: Donald Moffat (Community Safety) £21,335 + £5499 expenses; Frances Renton (social work) £21,599 + £4361; John Greenwell £14,793 + £2060.

East Berwickshire: Michael Cook (HR & Corporate Services) £21,887 + £3772 expenses; Jim Fullarton £16,670 + £3406; Joan Campbell £14,793 + £3,371.