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McGrigor calls for practical new Scottish Rural Development Programme

Jamie McGrigor, Highlands & Islands Conservative MSP and Scottish Conservative Environment Spokesman, has again urged the Scottish Government to ensure that the support system of Scotland’s new rural development programme, the Scotland Rural Development Programme (SRDP) 2014-2020, contains practical and accessible options for Scottish farmers and crofters.

McGrigor backs Regulatory Reform (Scotland) Bill

Jamie McGrigor, Highlands & Islands Conservative MSP, today gave his backing to a Scottish Government bill which aims to streamline regulation, including environmental regulation overseen by SEPA.

McGrigor writes to soldiers in Afghanistan

Jamie McGrigor, Highlands & Islands MSP, is one of many MSPs from all parties who are this year writing letters to British troops serving in Afghanistan over Christmas.

McGrigor urges crofters to consider voluntary registration before discount ends

Jamie McGrigor, Highlands & Islands Conservative MSP and Convener of the Scottish Parliament’s Cross-Party Group on Crofting, is urging his crofting constituents to consider registering their crofts on the new Crofting Register before the end of November in order to benefit from a registration discount.

MSP calls on crofters to respond to legislation review

Jamie McGrigor, Highlands & Islands MSP and Convener of the Scottish Parliament's Cross-Party Group on Crofting, has urged crofters with concerns about crofting legislation to make their views known to an industry body review.

Transport Minister responds to McGrigor on A83

Scottish Transport Minister Keith Brown has answered a written Parliamentary question tabled by Highlands & Islands Conservative MSP Jamie McGrigor following the closure of the A83 trunk road due to a landslide in early October