Local News

Christmas update from Kintyre and the Islands

I was delighted to attend the latest Jura Community Council via video link from Kilmory. It was great to hear about numerous local concerns about road conditions, internet speed, ferry service and much more.


A new report has shown the quality of school education in Argyll and Bute Council to have made “positive progress” since it was first reviewed back in March 2017.

Our roads desperately need investment

I have been out and about in local ward again. This time I travelled over to Port Ellen to view some of the flooding on local roads that have been raised by my constituents on numerous occasions.

Short Term Approach to Infrastructure Not Good Enough

I have had a very busy few weeks working hard for my local ward. I have been in regular contact with the local roads department and depending on the road in question BEAR Scotland about the numerous concerns my local constituents have raised with me.

Slap in the Face for our Armed Forces

Argyll and Bute Council has come under fire from Conservative Councillors after a visit from the Royal Marines in Oban was challenged.