Local News

A83 resurfacing planned for early May

I have been contacted by many of my constituents in Tayinloan about the deteriorating condition of the A83 in that area due to regular flooding and drainage issues.

Safety Concerns about school path

At the latest East Kintyre Community Council I was informed about the dangerous condition of the Carradale Primary School path with some of it's slabs sticking up and a drain cover with exposed edges.

Tarbert needs more social housing

It was great to speak directly to my constituents in Tarbert recently about many important local and national issues affecting them.

SNP Government failing to support farmers

Across rural Scotland the SNP Government are failing to support farmers as new figures show that Scottish farming incomes fell by £57 million in 2018.

It is abundantly clear that Scottish farmers have not had the support or certainty they need from the Scottish Government.

SNP funding cuts hit rural councils the hardest

I was happy to join my fellow Conservative councillor and Depute Policy Lead for Economic Development Bobby Good at the latest elected member budget seminar in Kilmory.

Cllr Good and I discussed the challenges facing both our council wards.