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Action needed on rural roads

Shockingly 30 per cent of A-roads in Scotland are now classed as red or amber, meaning they are in need of inspection or requiring work.

Conservative Councillors working hard for their constituents

I'm just back from another few days working hard for my local area. I have been out and about across Islay. I heard first hand about many local concerns such as road condition, poor mobile phone signal and slow broad band speed.

Urgent funding required for roads network

I have had another very active week fighting hard for my local ward. I attended the latest Re-Jig meeting to hear of the terrific local work they are doing on Islay and their exciting plans for the future.

Put on the lights in Port Charlotte

Yesterday I was happy to meet my constituents in Bowmore and listen to their concerns about potholes, broadband disruptions, unfair mobile phone roaming charges and dog fouling. I then attended the latest Islay Community Council meeting later that evening.

More than crumbs for Kintyre & the Islands

I'm just back from a busy few days attending a Planning site visit on the (very windy and beautiful) Isle of Tiree and visiting my constituents across the Kintyre and Islands ward.

Small Schools important to local communities

I have had another productive day vising and hearing from my constituents in Tayinloan, Clachan, Muasdale and across West Kintyre while putting out my latest leaflet.