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Fighting hard for every corner of Kintyre and Islands

I have been putting out Ruth's latest 'No to Indyref 2' leaflet across my council ward, checking up on any progress being made with road and drain repairs, talking to council officials about the challenges facing my ward and speaking directly to my constituents on the doorstep.

SNP attempt to increase taxes by stealth

The SNP is consulting on ending the council tax reduction for single occupants.

Council tax is already a progressive system, and those with low incomes rightly receive discounts. It is ridiculous to suggest single occupancy use as much water as a fully occupied house.

Successful surgery in Carradale

I'm just back from another successful surgery in Carradale today. I was able to check up on the progress being made on the many road, drain and signage repairs that I had previously requested from our local roads department.

Blocked drains being ignored

I have been out and about across both the Islay and mainland side of my ward the past few days doing my upmost to visit every corner of Kintyre and the Islands.

Potholes cause injury

It was great to speak directly to local residents while putting out Ruth's latest No to Indryref2 leaflet today.

I met many of my constituents and listened to their concerns about the short term nature of road repairs as well as many other important local issues.

Residents sick and tired of IndyRef2

I have been putting out Ruth Davidson's latest No to Indyref2 leaflet across Port Charlotte, Portnahaven and Port Wemyss the last few days.

Redman continues to push for repairs

I have been very busy recently working hard to address every issue raised by my constituents. I am still receiving lots of justifiable complaints about the terrible condition of Mansefield Rd in Port Ellen and the hospital road in Bowmore.