Despite the wet weather I was out and about in Port Charlotte, Portnahaven and Port Wemyss today speaking to my constituents, checking up on pothole repairs and many other pressing issues while putting out the latest Scottish Conservative leaflet.
A Highlands and Islands MSP has expressed amazement after it was revealed that the Scottish Government failed to make a single award of Regional Selective Assistance (RSA) to businesses in Argyll and Bute in the last three years.
Highlands and Islands MSP Donald Cameron is to question the Scottish Government about the loss of Islay’s scheduled air service to Edinburgh. Mr Cameron has pledged to act after Loganair took the decision to cut the route less than six months after inaugurating the service.
I was back in Tarbert recently speaking to my constituents on the doorstep about numerous local concerns including the need for more housing in the village and better maintenance of current local social housing.