I had a very productive PPSL meeting on flooding and drainage with David Cameron Chartered Senior Analyst, Sandra Davies Acting Major Applications team leader, Arthur McCulloch Principal Engineer and my fellow Councillors today.
From the 27th of December to the late evening on the 4th January the people of Islay and Jura were once again shown complete disregard and indifference by the various internet providers and BT Open Reach.
Three of the four positions in the SNP’s tax paper would hit basic rate payers with higher taxes. Two of these approaches would see tax increase on everyone earning over £24,000 and another on everyone earning over £27,000.
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.
I was delighted to attend the latest MAKI Committee meeting in Tarbert recently where I was happy to hear that at long last Scottish Water will be investing significantly to fix Tarbert's continued problems with flooding and sewage over flow.