Local News

Killiecrankie route changes “welcome but not enough”

 

Mid-Scotland and Fife MSP, Murdo Fraser, has welcomed a change in position from Transport Scotland on the A9 dualling at Killiecrankie but has cautioned their latest plan doesn’t go far enough to protect the historic battlefield.

Murdo takes part in Small Business Saturday Bus Tour in Perth

 

Mid-Scotland and Fife MSP, Murdo Fraser, visited the recent Small Business Saturday Bus Tour which passed through Perth yesterday.

The bus was in the “Fair City” for four hours to engage and promote local businesses before moving on to its next stop in Inverclyde.

Murdo praises budget that delivers for Mid-Scotland and Fife

 

Mid-Scotland and Fife MSP, Murdo Fraser, has welcomed Chancellor Philip Hammond’s “end of austerity” budget.

The Scottish Government is set to benefit from a near £1 billion boost as a result of Barnett Formula consequentials.

Perth and Kinross Schools take home sportscotland awards

 

Mid-Scotland and Fife MSP, Liz Smith, has congratulated schools across Perth and Kinross for taking home gold, silver and bronze distinctions in a new award from sportscotland designed to encourage schools to improve PE provision.

Save out-of-hours care for East Neuk patients

Mid-Scotland and Fife MSP, Murdo Fraser, has called on the Fife Health and Social Care Partnership to reverse proposed cuts to Fife out-of-hours care for the sake of East Neuk residents during a debate on the subject in the Scottish Parliament.