Words will bring little comfort to Kurdish people – Carmichael

Alistair Carmichael today called on the Secretary of State to do more to support the UK’s Kurdish allies, and to help protect them from Russia and Turkey’s growing influence in the region.

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Northern Isles continue to lag behind – Carmichael

Alistair Carmichael, MP for Orkney and Shetland, has responded to the Ofcom Connecting Nations report which was published this morning. The report shows that Orkney and Shetland continue to lag behind, with around two in three homes having access to superfast broadband compared to more than nine ...

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Mobile improvements and investment must reach Northern Isles - Carmichael

Alistair Carmichael, MP for Orkney and Shetland has challenged the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, the Rt. Hon. Jeremy Wright QC MP, over the lack of mobile phone signal in rural communities.

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“UK’s last Fisheries Council must work for our fleets” warns Carmichael

Alistair Carmichael, MP for Orkney and Shetland, today spoke at the annual debate on fisheries ahead of the December council of the Common Fisheries Policy, which will agree quota levels for the year ahead. Mr. Carmichael used the debate to warn ministers of the challenges faced by the fleet.

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She bravely takes the blows but ‘Rocky’ May is really on the ropes

One of the more improbable lines doing the rounds at the moment in the House of Commons tea room is that when it comes to making “Brexit, the Movie” Theresa May will have to be played by Sylvester Stallone.

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