DONALD CAMERON MSP

Donald Cameron  - MSP for Highlands & Islands region

 

2021 Policy Coordinator, Shadow Cabinet Secretary for the Climate Change, Environment, Land Reform

 

Donald Cameron, originally from Achnacarry near Spean Bridge, was elected to the Scottish Parliament in 2016. After graduating from Oxford University with a first class degree in modern history, he worked at the Center For Strategic and International Studies in Washington DC before returning to the UK to study law.

Before his election he was a Standing Junior Counsel to the Scottish Government, and worked across Scotland specialising in agricultural, crofting and employment law, as well as helping to manage the family farming and holiday business on the West Coast.

He is married with three young children.

News

MSP signs Fight for Nature pledge

Highlands and Islands MSP Donald Cameron has committed to fight for Scotland’s nature by signing Scottish Environment Link’s “Standing up for Nature” pledge.

Gourock Linkspan out of action

Commenting on reports that the Gourock linkspan is being taken out of operation Highlands and Islands MSP Donald Cameron said: "The news that CalMac has had to remove the Gourock linkspan from service until further notice is yet another blow to local people in Dunoon and the surrounding area who

RURAL CRIME HITS SEVEN YEAR HIGH

Commenting on NFUS Mutual’s 2019 report on rural crime, Highlands and Islands MSP Donald Cameron said: “Last year rural crime cost Scotland an estimated £1.6m.

Warm welcome for new Prime Minister

Boris Johnson MP has received many warm congratulations on his success in the Conservative leadership election, becoming the new prime minister today.