|Chic supporting Labour on the campaign trail|
Chic's role as 'Mr Lochee' is relatively well known. He did have a wide variety of interests. For example, he was hugely supportive of disabled sport in the city through the Dundee Disability Sports Council. He was also, for many years, the Chair of the Dundee Sports Council promoting the work of volunteer sports clubs across the city.
Chic was, of course, a stalwart of the labour and trade union movement and served the movement well over many years.
Whatever their politics someone who has served their community for 42 years has made a strong contribution to their community and our city. Whilst many people will comment on Chic's political career it is important to note that he will be missed by his friends and family and my thoughts are with them.