News from Orkney and Shetlands MSPs

Beatrice Wishart MSP stands at her lectern in the Scottish Parliament

Wishart debates tunnel future

Scottish Liberal Democrat MSP for Shetland and rural affairs spokesperson Beatrice Wishart led the Scottish Parliament’s first ever debate on fixed links today with proposals to transform how Scotland’s island and rural communities are connected.

6 Dec 2023
Liam McArthur with NHS Orkney CEO Laura Skaife-Knight at the Balfour
General News and Press Releases

McArthur raises NHS Orkney escalation at FMQs

Orkney MSP Liam McArthur today sought assurances from the Deputy First Minister that the Scottish Government will provide all appropriate support necessary to help NHS Orkney put its financial position on a more stable and sustainable footing.

30 Nov 2023

Orcadian Column, 30 November 2023

Hosting the star of the Great British Bake Off and getting my first taste of chairing First Ministers Questions made for a busy few days at Holyrood last week that took some digesting.

30 Nov 2023

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