18th July 2019 / News

MSP: DISASTER OF NO-DEAL BEYOND ALL DOUBT

OBR'S £30BN BLACK HOLE FORECAST UNDERLINES RISK TO SCOTLAND MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has pointed to the Office...
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18th July 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES FUNDING INCREASE FOR RAPID REHOUSING

Helping homeless people into stable accommodation   MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed the Scottish Government's...
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17th July 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES CONTINUED LOW UNEMPLOYMENT

SCOTLAND OUTPERFORMS UK FOR 10TH CONSECUTIVE MONTH MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed the latest ONS...
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17th July 2019 / News

MSP HIGHLIGHTS POLICE PRIORITIES CONSULTATION

HAVE YOUR SAY BY 4 OCTOBER MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has encouraged contributions from people in...
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16th July 2019 / News

MSP SLAMS TORIES OVER LATEST FOOD BANK FIGURES

TORY AUSTERITY DRIVING UP RECORD FOOD BANK USE MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has denounced the Tory...
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16th July 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES HUGE RISE IN DENTIST REGISTRATIONS

REGISTRATIONS MORE THAN DOUBLE UNDER SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has hailed figures showing NHS dentist...
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16th July 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES IMPROVED BUILDING STANDARDS

FIRE SAFETY & CHANGING PLACES TOILETS    MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed the Scottish Government's...
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12th July 2019 / News

Timbergreens Post Office

Local MSP Graeme Dey has expressed his disappointment at the announcement from the Post Office that despite attempts to secure...
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12th July 2019 / News

MSP Welcomes Response from BEAR Scotland Regarding Litter on A92

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has raised concerns with Angus Council and BEAR Scotland regarding litter along the side...
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12th July 2019 / News

MSP Comments on Seagreen Compulsory Purchase Orders Application

In response to the application for compulsory purchase orders by the Seagreen windfarm project, local MSP Graeme Dey has written...
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12th July 2019 / News

£1.5 BILLION BOOST FROM POWERS TO RETAIN OVERSEAS GRADUATES

MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has asserted that findings by the SNP’s Sustainable Growth Commission on the...
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12th July 2019 / News

July 2019 Column

The Scottish Parliament is now in summer recess. The closing weeks of the 2018-19 Parliamentary year were packed to say...
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11th July 2019 / News

VIEWS SOUGHT ON ADVOCACY HELP FOR NEW BENEFITS

MSP ENCOURAGES ENGAGEMENT WITH CONSULTATION MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has highlighted a Scottish Government consultation on...
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11th July 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES REVIEW OF BENEFITS FOR TERMINALLY ILL

DWP TO EVALUATE RULES AFTER SNP PRESSURE MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed the UK Government's...
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11th July 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES ALUMNI AMBASSADOR PLANS

HARNESSING THE POWER OF ALUMNI MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has voiced his support for Scottish Government...
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11th July 2019 / News

MSP: TORIES MUST TAKE RESPONSIBILITY FOR UNIVERSAL CREDIT FAILINGS

THOSE DEFRAUDED MUST GET SUPPORT SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has called on the UK government...
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11th July 2019 / News

MSP CALLS FOR ACTION ON LOST CAP PAYMENTS AFTER TORY ADMISSION

NEXT PM MUST NOT DELAY ON £160 MILLION OWED TO FARMERS SNP MSP for the Angus South constituency, Graeme Dey,...
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11th July 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES INCREASED SUPPORT FOR HOMELESS

HOMELESSNESS CONSULTATION BACKS STRONGER PROTECTIONS   MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed the Scottish Government's announcement...
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10th July 2019 / News

MSP HIGHLIGHTS DEPOSIT RETURN SCHEME BENEFITS

DRIVING A CIRCULAR ECONOMY   MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed the Scottish Government's publication this...
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10th July 2019 / News

MSP CALLS FOR SCRAPPING OF TWO-CHILD BENEFITS CAP

FIFTH OF ANGUS CHILDREN COULD BE HIT BY TORY CAP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has called...
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10th July 2019 / News

MSP HIGHLIGHTS DEMOGRAPHIC RISK TO PUBLIC SERVICES

THE MISSING HALF-MILLION: SCOTLAND'S POPULATION GROWTH TO LAG BEHIND NEIGHBOURS MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has reiterated...
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8th July 2019 / News

Overnight Roadworks on A92 between Dundee and Arbroath (14 July – 2 August)

An overnight project involving road surfacing improvements at five locations on the A92 between Dundee and Arbroath is set to...
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4th July 2019 / News

MSP: UK GOVERNMENT MUST FUND FREE OVER-75s TV LICENCE

TORIES 'CANNOT PASS THE BUCK' ON TV LICENCE CUTS SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has insisted...
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4th July 2019 / News

Brothock Burn Update

Local MSP Graeme Dey has been advised by SEPA that it has received no further complaints regarding pollution in the...
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3rd July 2019 / News

MSP ENCOURAGES APPLICATIONS TO SOCIAL SECURITY EXPERIENCE PANELS

Volunteers asked to shape new Scottish welfare system   MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has encouraged constituents...
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3rd July 2019 / News

MSP ENCOURAGES TOWN CENTRE FUND ENGAGEMENT

JULY PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON PROJECT PROPOSALS MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, is encouraging constituents to engage with...
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1st July 2019 / News

MSP Expresses Disappointment Regarding Response from Clydesdale Bank

SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency Graeme Dey has expressed his disappointment at confirmation from the Clydesdale Bank that...
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28th June 2019 / News

NATIONAL TREASURE HUNT WITH A CREATIVE TWIST COMES TO ARBROATH

This year as part of a campaign to raise awareness of Cashback for Communities and how creative young Scots are,...
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27th June 2019 / News

Renewable Electricity at Record Levels

Renewable electricity generation in Scotland reached record levels in the first quarter of 2019, the latest figures from the Department...
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27th June 2019 / News

MSP HAILS RADICAL MOVE TO TACKLE CHILD POVERTY

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the announcement by the Scottish Government that it will be introducing a...
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21st June 2019

June 2019 Column

Later this month the Angus Health and Social Care Partnership will, I understand, consider a way forward for Seaton Grove...
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19th June 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES ACTIVE TRAVEL INFRASTRUCTURE FUNDING

MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed the Scottish Government’s announcement that up to £51 million is...
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18th June 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES RECORD HIGH POSITIVE DESTINATIONS

DEPRIVATION GAP IN SCHOOL LEAVERS AT LOWEST EVER   MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed official...
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18th June 2019 / News

OPT-OUT SYSTEM FOR ORGAN DONATION GETS GO-AHEAD

HUMAN TISSUE LAW PASSES STAGE 3   SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed the passing...
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18th June 2019 / News

TORY MSP ADMITS IMMIGRATION PLANS WILL DAMAGE SCOTLAND

RENEWED PRESSURE ON UK GOVT TO DEVOLVE IMMIGRATION SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has called on...
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13th June 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES COUNCIL TAX REDUCTION FOR 8660 ANGUS HOMES

SNP SCHEME SAVES SCOTTISH HOUSEHOLDS £6.4 MILLION SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed new figures...
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13th June 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES ENERGY EFFICIENCY GRANTS FOR SOCIAL LANDLORDS

Extra funding to make homes warmer and promote carbon reduction   MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has...
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13th June 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES GROWTH IN KEY SECTORS

BUSINESS BOOMING FOR SCOTTISH GROWTH SECTORS SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed new figures showing...
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12th June 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES EXTRA SUPPORT FOR YOUNG CARERS

DISCOUNT PACKAGE UNVEILED   MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed First Minister Nicola Sturgeon's launch of...
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12th June 2019 / News

SNP DELIVERING ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING & APPRENTICESHIPS

SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT MEETING KEY TARGETS SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has pointed to Scottish Government progress...
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12th June 2019 / News

MSP SLAMS TORIES OVER TV LICENCE CHANGE

QUARTER OF A MILLION SCOTS TO LOSE FREE TV LICENCE SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has...
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12th June 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES RECORD HIGH SCOTTISH EMPLOYMENT

CONTINUED GROWTH IN SCOTLAND DESPITE WESTMINSTER CHAOS SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has praised new figures...
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12th June 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES RURAL SKILLS PLAN

Securing, sustaining and progressing rural careers SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed the Scottish Government's...
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10th June 2019 / News

Legislation Published to Create Consumer Scotland

SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed the publication of legislation that would create a new...
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6th June 2019 / News

MSP HIGHLIGHTS BIG EU TRADE INCREASE

EU CONTINUES TO BE KEY FOR SCOTTISH EXPORTS SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has pointed to...
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6th June 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES MORE FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR CARERS

CARERS GET MORE SUPPORT IN SCOTLAND THAN REST OF UK   SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey,...
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6th June 2019 / News

MSP WARNS OF NHS THREAT FROM TORY-TRUMP TRADE DEAL

NHS "ON THE TABLE" SAYS TRUMP SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has warned of the danger...
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5th June 2019 / News

5% FALL IN SERIOUS VIOLENT CRIME IN ANGUS

SNP APPROACH TO JUSTICE WORKING FOR COMMUNITIES SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed new analysis...
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4th June 2019 / News

340 People Wrongly Denied Benefits by UK Government

  Hundreds of disabled people in Angus have successfully appealed against decisions to deny them benefits, prompting calls for a...
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3rd June 2019 / News

US Trade Deal Threat to Local Food and Drink

Graeme has warned that farmers and food producers in Angus could be hit by a post-Brexit trade deal with Donald...
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29th May 2019 / News

MSP Encourages Small Businesses to Apply for SmallBiz100

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey is calling on local small businesses to apply to be part of SmallBiz100.  ...
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29th May 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES SUICIDE PREVENTION TRAINING FOR FOOTBALL CLUBS

ARBROATH FC TO RECEIVE TRAINING FOR PLAYERS AND STAFF MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed Scottish...
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29th May 2019 / News

MSP SAYS TORIES MUST DROP £30,000 MIGRANT SALARY THRESHOLD

HOSTILE ENVIRONMENT RULES 'UNREASONABLE' AND 'IRRATIONAL' SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has called for the UK...
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28th May 2019 / News

Financial Health Check Service

Citizens Advice Network in Scotland have launched the ‘For Your Benefit’ campaign to help people take control of their finances, and challenge...
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28th May 2019 / News

Local MSP Receives Confirmation Brechin Road Post Office to Open on 17th June

Local MSP Graeme Dey is pleased to have received confirmation from the Post Office that its new Brechin Road branch...
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27th May 2019 / News

SNP WIN IN ANGUS AS SCOTLAND SAYS NO TO BREXIT

The SNP has won the European election in Angus as Scotland voted emphatically to reject Brexit. The SNP received 38.7%...
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24th May 2019 / News

NHS Tayside Audiology Service Now Available in All Angus South Towns

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has expressed his delight at confirmation from NHS Tayside that its hearing aid drop...
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24th May 2019 / News

May 2019 Column

Let me set aside, for once, the usual political themes of this column to salute the achievement of Arbroath FC....
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22nd May 2019 / News

UN REPORT: CRUEL TORIES ‘DISMANTLING’ SOCIAL SECURITY NET

MSP SLAMS PUNITIVE TORY POLICIES FOR INCREASING POVERTY SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has reiterated his...
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22nd May 2019 / News

FREE CONSUMER ADVICE HOTLINE LAUNCHED

The Scottish Government has used its newly devolved consumer powers to launch a new, free consumer advice hotline to help...
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21st May 2019 / News

MSP Welcomes Broadband Progress in Angus South

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey is pleased that further progress continues to be made in connecting premises across Angus...
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17th May 2019 / News

MSP Welcomes EU Wifi Funding for Angus Council

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed Angus Council being among the winners of the second call for WiFi4EU. This...
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17th May 2019 / News

Warning of High Risk of Deer on Roads

With increased collisions between deer and vehicles at this time of year, Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) is warning motorists to...
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16th May 2019 / News

Scottish Korean War Memorial

New signage for the Scottish Korean War Memorial in West Lothian will be allowed on the trunk road network. A...
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16th May 2019 / News

MSP BACKS EU CANDIDATE ON FARMING CONCERNS

WESTMINSTER CAN'T BE TRUSTED WITH SCOTTISH FARMING MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has reiterated concerns that food...
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16th May 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES NEW CASHBACK FOR COMMUNITIES FUNDING

CRIME PROCEEDS TO STEER YOUNG PEOPLE AWAY FROM OFFENDING   MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed...
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16th May 2019 / News

MSP CONDEMNS TORY BREXIT THREAT TO EU FUNDING

SCOTLAND "LEFT IN THE DARK" ON VITAL FUNDING AHEAD OF EUROPEAN ELECTIONS MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey,...
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16th May 2019 / News

MSP WARNING ON TRUMP TRADE DEAL

SCOTLAND CAN'T BE FORCED INTO 'BARGAIN BASEMENT' TRUMP TRADE DEAL SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has...
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15th May 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES DEVOLUTION SUCCESS STATS

REMARKABLE PROGRESS UNDER DEVOLUTION PROVES CASE FOR FURTHER POWERS MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed new...
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14th May 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES RECORD LOW UNEMPLOYMENT FIGURES

SCOTLAND UNEMPLOYMENT RATE AT RECORD LOW FOR FIFTH CONSECUTIVE MONTH MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed...
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14th May 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES SCOTTISH TEACHER NUMBERS

SCOTLAND OUTPERFORMS ENGLAND & WALES ON PUPIL-TEACHER RATIO MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed new analysis...
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9th May 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES DEPOSIT RETURN SCHEME PLANS

Ambitious scheme design takes shape MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed an update from the Scottish...
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9th May 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES SCOTLAND GP NUMBERS

Research shows Scottish GP numbers highest in UK MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed research which...
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8th May 2019 / News

MSP Expresses Disappointment at Clydesdale Bank Arbroath Announcement

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has expressed his disappointment at the news that the Clydesdale Bank is set to...
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8th May 2019 / News

More calls at Angus South stations from May 19th

The MSP for Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, recently met with members of Scotrail’s senior management team in Parliament, where...
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8th May 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES WARMER HOMES SCHEME IMPACT IN ANGUS SOUTH

Over 200 people receive help through warm homes scheme MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed the...
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8th May 2019 / News

Local Representatives Comment on Bank of Scotland’s Mobile Branch Timetable for Kirriemuir

Local representatives Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey and Kirriemuir and Dean Councillor Julie Bell  have welcomed confirmation of the...
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7th May 2019 / News

POLLUTION IN BROTHOCK BURN: UPDATE FROM SEPA

Further to previous posts here about the reported pollution in Brothock Burn, Arbroath, please see below the latest update Graeme...
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6th May 2019 / News

Scottish Government Action on Climate Change

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey believes that announcements last week by the Scottish Government show that it is serious...
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1st May 2019 / News

MSP ENCOURAGES ‘BIG LUNCH’ EVENTS IN ANGUS

The MSP for Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has voiced his support for the Eden Project's 'Big Lunch' initiative, whereby...
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1st May 2019 / News

Best Start Grant Assisting Families in Angus

190 families in Angus have received a payment thanks to the Scottish Government’s Best Start Grant scheme.   Since opening...
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1st May 2019 / News

MSP Welcomes Launch of ‘The Online Bullying Support Campaign. Angus, think before you type’

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has praised the launch of a joint anti-bullying campaign by Angus Council, NSPCC Scotland...
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1st May 2019 / News

REGISTER TO VOTE IN EU ELECTIONS BY 7TH MAY

Research published today revealed that 600,000 Scots who are eligible to vote in the European Parliamentary elections on 23 May...
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30th April 2019 / News

MSP CONDEMNS TORY WELFARE CUTS DRIVING RECORD FOODBANK USE

UNIVERSAL CREDIT "KEY DRIVER" OF INCREASING NEED FOR FOOD PARCELS The MSP for Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has slammed...
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30th April 2019 / News

Additional Scottish Government Funds For Affordable Home Construction

Graeme Dey MSP has welcomed an announcement from the Scottish Government that it will provide £18.8 million over the next two years to...
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30th April 2019 / News

LOCAL MSP WELCOMES NEW POWERS ON AIRBNB LETS

Angus South Constituency MSP, Graeme Dey, has given his backing to an announcement from the First Minister that councils will...
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30th April 2019 / News

More Funding To Help NHS Tayside Tackle Waiting Times

Long waits for patients are to be targeted with an additional investment of £70 million. Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme...
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30th April 2019 / News

MSP DEMANDS ACTION ON BANK CLOSURES IN ANGUS

SNP MSP for Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has called for re-assurances that local bank branches in Angus South will...
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29th April 2019 / News

Universal Credit – Support to Claim provided by Angus Council Welfare Rights Service

Citizens Advice Bureau, in partnership with DWP,  are now the primary provider of assistance to claim Universal Credit.   Support...
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29th April 2019 / News

MSP Welcomes Scottish Government Housing Announcements

Announcements from the Scottish Government will help to ensure that people can have a place that they can call home...
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29th April 2019 / News

New Best Start Grant Payment

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the launch of a new benefit for low income families, which opens...
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25th April 2019 / News

MSP PLEDGES TO FIGHT MS DURING AWARENESS WEEK

The MSP for Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has marked this year's Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week (22-28 April) with a...
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25th April 2019 / News

CHANGES TO PENSION CREDIT ELIGIBILITY

The UK Government's changes to Pension Credit eligibility criteria will take effect from 15 May. Unless a claim is submitted...
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23rd April 2019 / News

MSP VISITS HATTON WASTEWATER PLANT

The MSP for Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, paid a visit this week to the innovative Hatton Wastewater Plant. The...
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23rd April 2019 / News

COST OF UK GOV FIGHTING BENEFIT CLAIMS RISES TO £120M

"CONCERNING FIGURES" AS 70% OF CASES WON BY CLAIMANTS The MSP for Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has condemned the...
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19th April 2019 / News

EXTENSION OF FREE TUITION FOR EU STUDENTS

EXTENSION OF FREE TUITION FOR EU STUDENTS   Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has said that “Scotland remains open...
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19th April 2019 / News

April Column

Earlier this month, I had the enormous pleasure of representing the Scottish Government at the Scotland Week celebrations in New...
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18th April 2019 / News

RENEWED SNP CALLS FOR FULL DEVOLUTION OF RAIL

LABOUR SHOULD BACK RECOMMENDATIONS FOR RAIL IMPROVEMENT The SNP MSP for Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed the backing...
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17th April 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES NEW FUNDING TO TACKLE SKILLS SHORTAGES

First Minister announces new funding to help businesses The MSP for Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed the expansion...
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17th April 2019 / News

SNP PRESSURE DELIVERS FAIR PAY FOR POST OFFICES

POST OFFICE LTD TO GIVE BETTER DEAL TO SUB-POSTMASTERS The MSP for Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed news...
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17th April 2019 / News

WATER BILLS LOWER IN SCOTLAND THAN TORY-RUN ENGLAND & WALES

TORY TAX HYPOCRISY FURTHER EXPOSED ON WATER BILLS The MSP for Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has highlighted new figures...
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12th April 2019 / News

Local Representatives Meet with TSB

Local politicians Graeme Dey MSP and Councillor Mark McDonald have received a commitment from TSB that opening hours at its...
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10th April 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES FRAMEWORK FOR OLDER PEOPLE

AGE IS JUST A NUMBER  MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed the publication by the Scottish...
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10th April 2019 / News

POLLUTION IN BROTHOCK BURN: UPDATE FROM SEPA

Further to previous posts here about the reported pollution in Brothock Burn, Arbroath, please see below the latest update Graeme...
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9th April 2019 / News

SCOTLAND’S ECONOMY “MOVING CLOSER” TO EU

ECONOMIC CONNECTIONS LINKED TO ALMOST 150,000 SCOTTISH JOBS MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has reiterated concerns around...
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9th April 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES ACTION ON LITTERING FROM VEHICLES

Tackling throwaway culture among motorists. SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed the announcement from the...
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5th April 2019 / News

EU CITIZENS URGED TO STAY IN ANGUS SOUTH

SNP MSP for Angus South Constituency Graeme Dey has made an impassioned plea to EU citizens living in Angus South...
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3rd April 2019 / News

FREE PRESCRIPTIONS SAVES AVERAGE SCOTS UP TO £171 A YEAR

COST INCREASE IN ENGLAND SHOWS PEOPLE ARE BETTER OFF WITH THE SNP SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme...
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2nd April 2019 / News

RENEWABLE ELECTRICITY AT RECORD LEVELS

SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed the news that renewable electricity generation in Scotland reached...
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1st April 2019 / News

UK GOVERNMENT MUST ENSURE A SECURE FUTURE FOR POST OFFICES

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has backed calls from SNP MPs at Westminster for the UK Government to ensure...
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29th March 2019

Angus Council Welfare Rights Universal Credit Support

Support to Claim Angus Council's Welfare Rights' Support to Claim service will help residents make a Universal Credit (UC) claim;...
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29th March 2019 / News

Brothock Burn-SEPA

Further to the post earlier today regarding the reported pollution in the Brothock Burn, please see below the response that...
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29th March 2019 / News

Brothock Burn

I last Friday raised the issue of reported pollution in the Brothock Burn with Scottish Water and the Scottish Environment...
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28th March 2019 / News

CRIME FALLS BY MORE THAN 40% IN A DECADE

SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed a 16% fall crime in Scotland since 2016-17. Figures...
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28th March 2019 / News

96% OF NEW PARENTS BENEFITTING FROM BABY BOXES

New figures have revealed that 5778 families in the NHS Tayside Health Board area have benefitted from a Baby Box,...
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25th March 2019 / News

FEARS FOR ANGUS SOUTH ECONOMY AS NI REGISTRATIONS FOR OVERSEAS WORKERS FALL

The SNP MSP for Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has said that the Tories’ “narrow-minded Brexit rhetoric” is largely to...
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22nd March 2019 / News

GRAEME DEY MSP SUPPORTS ANGUS SOUTH ACTIVITIES TO HELP SPRING CLEAN SCOTLAND

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has joined environmental charity Keep Scotland Beautiful in applauding the efforts of local residents...
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22nd March 2019 / News

Seaton Grove

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey on Monday met with Vicky Irons, Chief Officer Angus Health and Social Care Integration,...
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22nd March 2019 / News

March 2019 Column

One of the genuine joys of being an MSP is the sheer variety of your week’s work. And that variety...
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20th March 2019 / News

UNEMPLOYMENT FALLS AS SCOTTISH ECONOMY OUTSTRIPS UK

  Unemployment has fallen to a record-low in Scotland, as latest figures show Scottish economic growth outperforming the rest of...
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14th March 2019 / News

Brexit Risk to Further and Higher Education Sectors

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey is highlighting his concern that Brexit will land a serious blow to future opportunities...
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14th March 2019 / News

SNP RATES CAP SAVES ANGUS BUSINESSES’ £300,000

SNP RATES CAP SAVES ANGUS BUSINESSES’ £300,000   New figures released by the Scottish Government estimate that businesses across Angus...
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14th March 2019 / News

Funding to Prepare Businesses for Brexit

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey is encouraging local businesses to seek support to prepare for Brexit following the First...
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11th March 2019 / News

Seaton Grove

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has highlighted the track record of Angus Health and Social Care Partnership around changes...
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7th March 2019 / News

MSP & BUSINESS MINISTER VISIT MONIKIE STONE SUPPLIER

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey this week welcomed the Minister for Business, Fair Work and Skills, Jamie Hepburn MSP,...
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6th March 2019 / News

TORY TWEAKS TO DISABILITY SUPPORT FALLS FAR SHORT OF SCOTLAND’S AMBITION

'MISSED OPPORTUNITY' TO OVERHAUL PUNITIVE PIP ASSESSMENTS MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has denounced the UK Government...
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1st March 2019 / News

MSP Welcomes Condor Airfield U-Turn by MoD

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the u-turn from the Ministry of Defence which means that it now...
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1st March 2019 / News

SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCES £1.08MILLION OF FUNDING TO BOOST ANGUS’ TOWN CENTRES

SNP MSP for Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has called on Angus Council to make the most of its funding...
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28th February 2019 / News

1st March Surgeries

Owing to unforeseen circumstances, I am unfortunately having to cancel my surgeries scheduled for 1st March in Guthrie, Glen Doll...
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27th February 2019 / News

TORY THREAT TO SCOTLAND’S MULTI-BILLION POUND FOOD AND DRINK SECTOR

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has warned that a no deal Brexit must be taken off the table to...
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27th February 2019 / News

MSP WELCOMES SCHOOL LEAVERS STATISTICS

Deprivation gap in positive destinations falls by half   SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed...
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26th February 2019 / News

New Funding for Postgraduate Students

A major expansion of postgraduate funding has been announced, with funding for students on research masters courses to be made...
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26th February 2019 / News

FIRMS IN ANGUS BENEFIT FROM BUSINESS RATES SUPPORT

The Scottish Government’s Small Business Bonus Scheme provided £5.173million of support for businesses across Angus in 2017/18 – a 24.4%...
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26th February 2019 / News

STEM Bursary

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the launch of the 2019/20 bursary programme for career changers seeking to...
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26th February 2019 / News

Better Sanitary Facilities for Disabled People

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey is encouraging constituents to contribute to a consultation on a change in legislation that...
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22nd February 2019 / News

MSP HOSTS CAIRNGORMS NATURE TEAM IN PARLIAMENT

SNP MSP Graeme Dey has this week sponsored an exhibition and event in the Scottish Parliament by the Cairngorms National...
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22nd February 2019 / News

Fibre Broadband Reaches Lintrathen

Local MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the news that people in Lintrathen can now access fibre broadband.   He commented:...
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22nd February 2019 / News

BUDGET FOR A FAIRER SCOTLAND GIVEN HOLYROOD BACKING

SNP MSP for Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, yesterday voted to back the Scottish Government’s budget for the coming financial...
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22nd February 2019 / News

Graeme’s February Column

No Greater Threat To Us Than Climate Change One might, given the ongoing Brexit catastrophe, be forgiven for thinking otherwise...
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21st February 2019 / News

ANGUS WORST HIT IN EVENT OF NO DEAL BREXIT

ANGUS WORST HIT IN EVENT OF NO DEAL BREXIT   SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT WARNS OF 7% FALL IN GDP   The...
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19th February 2019 / News

UNEMPLOYMENT DOWN IN ANGUS AS SCOTTISH LEVEL FALLS TO RECORD LOW

SNP Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed new figures showing unemployment has fallen in Angus – as unemployment across...
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14th February 2019 / News

Yorkshire Building Society Carnoustie

Local MSP Graeme Dey has expressed his disappointment at the news that Yorkshire Building Society customers will no longer have...
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13th February 2019 / News

£50M SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT SUPPORT FOR GP PRACTICES

SNP MSP for the Angus South constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed the Scottish Government Health Secretary's announcement of an additional...
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13th February 2019 / News

MSP BACKS CALL FOR BREXIT COMPENSATION FOR FARMERS

SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has backed Scottish Government Rural Economy Secretary Fergus Ewing's call for...
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13th February 2019 / News

UK GOVERNMENT FORCED TO ADMIT UNIVERSAL CREDIT CAUSED FOODBANK DEMAND  

PRESSURE MOUNTS OVER BOTCHED ROLL-OUT OF UNIVERSAL CREDIT Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has said that the Tory Government...
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11th February 2019 / News

No Deal Brexit “Catastrophic” for Scotland’s Farmers and Crofters

NO DEAL BREXIT “CATASTROPHIC” FOR SCOTLAND’S FARMERS AND CROFTERS SAYS NFUS   President of the National Farmers Union Scotland, Andrew...
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8th February 2019 / News

Universal Credit Support Sessions

Angus Council is offering Universal Credit support sessions which cover digital and budgeting support. The timetable covers the period from Monday...
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7th February 2019 / News

Holyrood Committee Calls for Urgent Welfare Reform

A report published this week by the Scottish Parliament’s Social Security Committee has called for the urgent reversal of UK...
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5th February 2019 / News

Support for Local Charities and Community Groups

Opportunity for local charities and community groups in Angus South to apply for between £500 and £20,000 from the Postcode...
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1st February 2019 / News

Budget Gets Holyrood Backing With Boost For Local Services

Holyrood has backed the SNP Scottish Government’s budget plans, offering economic stability in the face of Brexit while giving a...
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30th January 2019 / News

MSP Welcomes Post Office Announcement for Arbroath

Local MSP Graeme Dey has expressed his delight at the announcement from the Post Office that it will be opening...
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29th January 2019 / News

Audiology Service-Monifieth

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has expressed his pleasure at the extension of NHS Tayside’s audiology drop in service...
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28th January 2019 / News

SNP TAX PLANS LEAVES PUBLIC SECTOR WORKERS BETTER OFF THAN UK COUNTERPARTS

New analysis from independent researchers has confirmed a host of public sector posts in Scotland will earn more than their...
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24th January 2019 / News

SNP PLANS TO INVEST £500 MILLION IN HISTORIC CHILDCARE

SNP MSP for the Angus South constituency, Graeme Dey, has hailed a Scottish Government announcement that promises to commit almost...
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24th January 2019 / News

£10.5M FUNDING BOOST FOR ANGUS COUNCIL

SNP MSP for the Angus South constituency, Graeme Dey, has called on political opponents to back the Scottish Government's draft...
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23rd January 2019 / News

Best Start Grant to Help Youngsters

Scotland’s new Best Start Grant School Age payment will open for applications on 3rd June. Regulations have been laid in...
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23rd January 2019 / News

Unemployment Below 100,000 for the First Time Ever

Graeme Dey, the MSP for Angus South Constituency, has welcomed the latest statistics which show that Scotland’s unemployment rate has...
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23rd January 2019 / News

FUNDING BOOST WILL SEE ADDITONAL NURSES AND COUNSELLORS IN ANGUS SOUTH SCHOOLS

SNP MSP for Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has given his backing to plans that will help provide an additional...
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23rd January 2019 / News

MSP MEETS SCOTRAIL ALLIANCE SENIOR MANAGEMENT

SNP MSP for the Angus South constituency, Graeme Dey, has met with Alex Hynes, Managing Director of the Scotrail Alliance,...
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23rd January 2019 / News

PM SCRAPS SETTLED STATUS FEE FOR EU CITIZENS AFTER SNP CAMPAIGN

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the Prime Minister’s announcement that the hugely controversial Settled Status fee for...
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21st January 2019 / News

SNP MSP WELCOMES FUNDING TO TACKLE ATTAINMENT GAP IN ANGUS SOUTH

SNP MSP Graeme Dey has challenged MSPs to back the Scottish Government’s plans to invest over £8 billion in Scotland’s...
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21st January 2019 / News

SNP MSP SLAMS TORIES FOR ‘SNEAKING OUT’ CHANGES TO PENSION CREDIT

SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency Graeme Dey has slammed the Tory UK Government for ‘sneaking out’ changes to...
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18th January 2019 / News

SNP BUDGET DELIVERS FOR LOW INCOME FAMILIES AND CARERS ACROSS ANGUS SOUTH

Graeme Dey, the SNP MSP for Angus South Constituency, has called on local politicians from all parties to get behind...
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18th January 2019 / News

Graeme’s January Column

Debacle of Brexit has impacted on Holyrood The public might be forgiven for thinking the only thing occupying the time...
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17th January 2019 / News

Rise in European Visitors

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed statistics showing that the number of overseas visitors from Europe increased sharply...
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17th January 2019 / News

MSP Calls for UK Government to Increase its Support for R100 Broadband Programme

The UK Government must revise its approach to digital connectivity and invest more money delivering high-speed broadband in Scotland, after...
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17th January 2019 / News

Positive Progress on Equal Access to Higher Education.

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the news that a record number of full time first degree students...
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17th January 2019 / News

WELCOME SUPPORT FOR RURAL SCOTLAND IN FACE OF BREXIT CHAOS

Graeme Dey MSP has said the SNP’s draft budget proposals will come as great news for businesses and communities across...
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16th January 2019 / News

CARNOUSTIE LEVEL CROSSING RENEWAL

CARNOUSTIE LEVEL CROSSING RENEWAL Network Rail is currently undertaking a renewal of the signalling system and level crossing in Carnoustie....
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16th January 2019 / News

Justice Secretary visits Glen Isla Project

  Scottish Government Secretary for Justice Humza Yousaf MSP was welcomed by staff at the Glen Isla Project on his...
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14th January 2019

POLITICAL PARTIES URGED TO BACK NHS INVESTMENT

Graeme Dey MSP has called on his political opponents across Angus South to get behind the Scottish Government’s draft budget...
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11th January 2019 / News

STEP CLOSER TO SCOTTISH NATIONAL INVESTMENT BANK

STEP CLOSER TO SCOTTISH NATIONAL INVESTMENT BANK   Graeme Dey, MSP for Angus South Constituency, has said SNP plans to...
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11th January 2019 / News

SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT BUDGET PLANS GREAT NEWS FOR ANGUS SOUTH’S TOWN CENTRES SAYS LOCAL MSP

SNP MSP for Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed the Scottish Government’s plans to introduce a £50 million Town...
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8th January 2019 / News

MSP Welcomes New Arbroath Schools

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the opening of two new primary schools in Arbroath. Ladyloan and Muirfield...
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8th January 2019 / News

Angus Sees Rise in Ultra-Low Emission and Electric Vehicles

Graeme has welcomed the news that Angus has seen a significant rise in the number of ultra-low emission vehicles. Figures...
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3rd January 2019 / News

Universal Credit Support Timetable

  Please find above the latest timetable for the Universal Credit support sessions covering digital and budgeting support, which are provided...
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21st December 2018 / News

My December Column

As 2018 draws to an end, I would like to wish all constituents a very Merry Christmas and all the...
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20th December 2018

LOCAL MSP WARNS TORY IMMIGRATION PLANS WILL HARM BUSINESSES AND PUBLIC SERVICES IN ANGUS SOUTH

Angus South Constituency SNP MSP Graeme Dey has said that the UK Government’s proposals on immigration, published yesterday, will damage...
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20th December 2018 / News

Renewable Electricity Sets New Record of 70% in Scotland

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the news that electricity generated from renewable sources in Scotland has surged...
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13th December 2018 / News

MSP WELCOMES SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT BUDGET

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the Scottish Government’s budget as one which protects public services, supports the...
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10th December 2018 / News

Scottish Government Still Mitigating Tory Cuts

Graeme has highlighted the millions being spent on mitigating Tory welfare cuts by the Scottish Government, after new figures revealed that...
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6th December 2018

SCOTTISH PARLIAMENT UNITES AGAINST TORY BREXIT

The Scottish Parliament has overwhelmingly rejected Theresa May’s false choice of a bad Brexit or No Deal.   The joint...
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6th December 2018 / News

MSP and Councillor Meet Bank of Scotland

Local representatives Graeme Dey MSP and Cllr Julie Bell have welcomed constructive talks that they yesterday held with the Bank...
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3rd December 2018 / News

MSP Marks Small Business Saturday

  Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey marked Small Business Saturday by visiting Carnoustie’s Two Sisters Café.   Small Business...
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29th November 2018 / News

Dey Says Scottish Government Assessment Shows Brexit Deal Bad for Angus South

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has stated that a report released earlier this week by the Scottish Government shows...
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29th November 2018 / News

MSP Raises Bank Closure in Parliament

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey yesterday raised the planned closure of the Bank of Scotland’s branch in Kirriemuir in...
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29th November 2018

Angus South Constituency MSP Encourages CashBack for Creativity Applications

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey is encouraging local organisations to apply for the final round of the CashBack for...
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27th November 2018 / News

COUNCILS SPEND MILLIONS MITIGATING UNIVERSAL CREDIT

Angus South Constituency SNP MSP Graeme Dey has renewed calls for an immediate halt to Universal Credit after it was...
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26th November 2018 / News
SNP MSP for Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed news that workers in Scotland are the least likely to...
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26th November 2018 / News

MSP Welcomes Further Progress on Broadband

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed news that more premises across Angus can now upgrade to faster fibre...
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23rd November 2018 / News

Get Accredited For The ‘Real’ Living Wage

My column in the local papers this week focused on the Living Wage... The fifth to the tenth of November...
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22nd November 2018 / News

SCOTLAND ‘LEADING THE WAY’ ON GREEN ENERGY

A new report has revealed that Scotland is outpacing the rest of the UK on transforming energy and tackling climate...
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22nd November 2018 / News

Tay Cities Deal Heads of Terms Signing

Commenting on the news that the Heads of Terms for the Tay Cities Deal have today been signed, Angus South...
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21st November 2018 / News

£1Billion for Schools

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the Scottish Government announcing that it will invest a further £1 billion...
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21st November 2018 / News

BEST START GRANT TO COME INTO FORCE FOR CHRISTMAS

SNP MSP for Angus South Constituency Graeme Dey has welcomed the announcement that the first payments of the Best Start...
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20th November 2018 / News

MSP Welcomes Level Crossing Works at Carnoustie

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed confirmation from Network Rail that the barriers at Carnoustie railway station will...
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19th November 2018 / News

MSP Welcomes Scotrail’s Plan to Install Defibrillator at Arbroath Station

Graeme Dey MSP has welcomed confirmation from Scotrail that a defibrillator will be installed at Arbroath railway station this week...
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19th November 2018 / News

GRAEME DEY MSP THANKS LOCAL POSTMEN AND WOMEN AS THEY GEAR UP TO DELIVER A FIRST CLASS CHRISTMAS

Graeme Dey MSP passed on early Christmas greetings to postmen and women at Arbroath Delivery Office Christmas is Royal Mail’s...
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16th November 2018 / News

Prepare Your Homes For Winter – Scottish Water Advice

From drinking, brushing, cleaning or flushing, water plays an important part in everyone's daily life.  To help be prepared during...
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15th November 2018 / News

SNP MSPS DEMAND BANK OF SCOTLAND THINKS AGAIN OVER PLANNED BRANCH CLOSURES

A group of seven SNP MSPs have demanded an urgent meeting with Bank of Scotland chiefs after a shock announcement...
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14th November 2018

MSP and Councillor Express Disappointment at Bank of Scotland’s Decision to Close Last Branch in Kirriemuir

Local representatives Graeme Dey MSP and Cllr Julie Bell have expressed their disappointment at the Bank of Scotland’s announcement that...
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13th November 2018 / News

FOODBANK USE IN ANGUS ON THE RISE – WITH TORY CUTS TO BLAME

SNP MSP Graeme Dey has slammed the UK government’s cuts to welfare, after new figures revealed that foodbank use in...
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13th November 2018 / News

2020: Scotland’s Year of Coasts

2020 has been designated Scotland’s Year of Coasts and Waters, a year that will spotlight, celebrate and promote opportunities to...
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9th November 2018 / News

GRAEME DEY MSP MARKS LIVING WAGE WEEK 2018 WITH ANGUS HOUSING ASSOCIATION

MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has marked Living Wage Week 2018 with fellow living wage employer, Angus...
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8th November 2018 / News

CALLOUS TORY BENEFIT CAP HURTS HOUSEHOLDS IN ANGUS

137 Households in Angus have seen their incomes cut by the Tory benefit cap, new figures have revealed – with...
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8th November 2018 / News

Student Nursing and Midwifery Intake to Reach Record High.

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the announcement that student nursing and midwifery places will increase for the...
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8th November 2018 / News

BREXIT SECRETARY “HADN’T QUITE UNDERSTOOD” IMPACT ON TRADE

Graeme Dey, the MSP for Angus South Constituency, has reacted with incredulity at the Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab’s stunning admission...
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8th November 2018 / News

LOCAL MSP HOLDS HOLD WINTER ADVICE SURGERY

Graeme Dey, MSP for the Angus South Constituency, held a drop-in winter advice surgery for constituents on Friday, 2nd November...
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5th November 2018 / News

SCOTTISH FARMERS CALL ON UK GOVERNMENT TO SECURE FUTURE TRADE WITH EUROPE

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has called on the UK Government to listen to the fears of Scottish farmers...
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2nd November 2018 / News

MSP Welcomes New Scotrail Timetable

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the launch of Scotrail’s new timetable which will deliver a significant boost...
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1st November 2018 / News

Graeme Dey MSP Welcomes Funding Support for Local Rape Crisis Centre

Graeme Dey MSP Welcomes Funding Support for Local Rape Crisis Centre   MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey,...
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31st October 2018 / News

Graeme Dey MSP Welcomes Funding to Encourage More Men Into Childcare

Graeme Dey MSP Welcomes Funding to Encourage More Men Into Childcare     MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme...
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30th October 2018 / News

ANGUS SOUTH CONSTITUENCY MSP’S ‘DISAPPOINTMENT’ OVER UK GOVERNMENT’S FUNDING OF TAY CITIES DEAL

ANGUS SOUTH CONSTITUENCY MSP’S ‘DISAPPOINTMENT’ OVER UK GOVERNMENT’S FUNDING OF TAY CITIES DEAL   MSP for the Angus South Constituency,...
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25th October 2018 / News

MUNDELL BLAMES SCOTTISH FARMERS FOR TORY BREXIT FAILURES

MUNDELL BLAMES SCOTTISH FARMERS FOR TORY BREXIT FAILURES TORIES MUST STOP DEFLECTING BLAME FOR THEIR OWN MESS David Mundell has...
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19th October 2018 / News

Angus Care Model – ‘Continuing the Conversation’

Public information sessions in Monifieth and Arbroath on health and social care. Angus Health and Social Care Partnership is holding...
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19th October 2018 / News

LOCAL MSP VISITS NEWLY ACCREDITED GATEWAY TO THE GLENS MUSEUM

MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, was delighted to yesterday (Thursday, 18th October) visit Kirriemuir’s Gateway to the...
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19th October 2018 / Blog, News

My October Column

Poppy season is almost upon us.   And this year, marking as it does the 100th anniversary of the conclusion...
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18th October 2018 / News

MSP Welcomes Fibre Broadband’s Arrival In Cortachy

Graeme Dey, the MSP for Angus South Constituency, has welcomed news that Cortachy is the latest place in Angus South...
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18th October 2018

GRAEME DEY CALLS ON UK GOV TO BACK ANGUS SOUTH FARMERS IN FUNDING REVIEW

GRAEME DEY CALLS ON UK GOV TO BACK ANGUS SOUTH FARMERS IN FUNDING REVIEW   Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme...
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17th October 2018 / News

LOCAL MSP TO HOLD WINTER ADVICE SURGERY

LOCAL MSP TO HOLD WINTER ADVICE SURGERY   Graeme Dey MSP for the Angus South Constituency is to hold a...
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17th October 2018 / News

Dementia Friends Scotland Awareness Session

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey and his local office staff recently underwent a Dementia Friends Scotland awareness session.  ...
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16th October 2018 / News

MSP Opens Remploy Scotland’s Arbroath Branch

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey was delighted to today (16th October) open Remploy Scotland ‘s new branch in Arbroath....
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16th October 2018 / News

Vacancy

Graeme Dey MSP is seeking a hard-working and enthusiastic individual to join his team as a Parliamentary Assistant.  This is a...
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12th October 2018 / News

LOCAL MSP & RURAL AFFAIRS MINISTER VISIT NEW LOCAL ATTRACTION

Award winning local distillers, Gin Bothy, welcomed Angus South Constituency MSP, Graeme Dey, and Rural Affairs Minister, Mairi Gougeon MSP,...
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12th October 2018 / News

LOCAL MSP WELCOMES ENVIRONMENT MINISTER TO ANGUS’ FIRST ZERO WASTE STORE

Graeme Dey, MSP for the Angus South Constituency, was delighted to meet with staff at Sea No Waste in Arbroath...
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11th October 2018 / News

ANGUS SOUTH CONSTITUENCY MSP ENCOURAGES LOCAL CHARITIES TO APPLY TO NEW DIGITAL FUND

MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has called on local charities and voluntary organisations to make the most...
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10th October 2018 / News

GRAEME DEY MSP WELCOMES INCREASED SUPPORT FOR NURSES & MIDWIVES

GRAEME DEY MSP WELCOMES INCREASED SUPPORT FOR NURSES & MIDWIVES   MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has...
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8th October 2018 / News

MSP Welcomes New Deal for Health Boards

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed a new deal for health boards which has wiped out debts they...
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5th October 2018 / News

Flu Vaccine-MSP Encourages People to Act Early

Graeme Dey, the MSP for Angus South Constituency, is encouraging people eligible for the flu vaccine to act early and...
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5th October 2018 / News

MSP Welcomes New Graduate Medical Programme

Graeme Dey, MSP for the Angus South Constituency, has welcomed the launch of a new medical course with a focus...
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5th October 2018 / News

Graeme Dey MSP Welcomes Increased Support to Tackle Marine Pollution

MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed news that the Scottish Government are to increase their support...
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4th October 2018 / News

GRAEME DEY MSP PROUD TO SUPPORT ‘WEAR RED DAY 2018’

GRAEME DEY MSP PROUD TO SUPPORT ‘WEAR RED DAY 2018’   MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has...
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3rd October 2018 / News

GRAEME DEY MSP STANDS PROUD IN PINK FOR BREAST CANCER NOW

GRAEME DEY MSP STANDS PROUD IN PINK FOR BREAST CANCER NOW   Graeme Dey MSP for the Angus South Constituency...
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1st October 2018 / News

Veterans Fund Opens

Veterans Fund opens Support to improve lives. Veterans and ex-Service charities across Scotland are to benefit from support from the...
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28th September 2018 / Speeches

Veterans and the Armed Forces Community (Support) Debate

Graeme was yesterday afforded his first opportunity to close a debate as a government minister, as the Parliament debated Veterans...
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27th September 2018 / News

GRAEME DEY MSP WELCOMES IMPROVEMENTS TO A90 TEALING JUNCTION

Graeme Dey, the Member of the Scottish Parliament for Angus South Constituency, has welcomed confirmation from Transport Scotland that improvements...
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27th September 2018 / News

GRAEME DEY MSP CALLS ON LOCAL YOUNG PEOPLE TO HELP DESIGN NEW BABY BOX

GRAEME DEY MSP CALLS ON LOCAL YOUNG PEOPLE TO HELP DESIGN NEW BABY BOX   MSP for the Angus South...
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25th September 2018 / News

GRAEME DEY MSP CELEBRATES COMMUNITY’S EFFORTS TO CURE BLOOD CANCER

GRAEME DEY MSP CELEBRATES COMMUNITY’S EFFORTS TO CURE BLOOD CANCER Scottish Parliament marks Blood Cancer Awareness Month MSP for the...
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21st September 2018 / News

September Column

Throughout Angus it is clear the Scottish Government’s efforts to encourage and support young people are working, as the numbers...
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19th September 2018 / News

ANGUS SOUTH MSP WELCOMES ECONOMIC GROWTH EXCEEDING EXPECTATIONS IN 2018

ANGUS SOUTH MSP WELCOMES ECONOMIC GROWTH EXCEEDING EXPECTATIONS IN 2018   POSITIVE ECONOMIC GROWTH AS SCOTLAND MOVES AHEAD OF UK...
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14th September 2018 / News

UK Government’s Agricultural Bill a Missed Opportunity

Graeme has responded to the publication of the UK Government’s Agriculture Bill by echoing the Rural Economy Secretary Fergus Ewing...
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12th September 2018 / News

ANGUS SOUTH CONSTITUENCY MSP WELCOMES HEALTH BOARD FUNDING FOR WINTER RESILIENCE

ANGUS SOUTH CONSTITUENCY MSP WELCOMES HEALTH BOARD FUNDING FOR WINTER RESILIENCE   NHS Tayside to receive an additional £737,734  ...
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12th September 2018 / News

Nominations Open for Scottish Rural Awards 2019

Nominations Open for Scottish Rural Awards 2019   Now in their 5th year, The Scottish Rural Awards celebrate enterprise and...
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10th September 2018 / News

World Suicide Prevention Day

Today is World Suicide Prevention Day. This is an important issue for the general population, and also for our veterans....
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6th September 2018 / News

ANGUS SOUTH MSP HITS OUT AT ‘INSUFFICIENT’ SEASONAL WORKERS PILOT

ANGUS SOUTH MSP HITS OUT AT ‘INSUFFICIENT’ SEASONAL WORKERS PILOT   Graeme Dey, MSP for the Angus South Constituency, has...
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5th September 2018 / News

PROGRAMME FOR GOVERNMENT DRIVES PROGRESS IN ANGUS SOUTH

PROGRAMME FOR GOVERNMENT DRIVES PROGRESS IN ANGUS SOUTH   This year’s SNP Programme for Government will help contribute to a...
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5th September 2018 / News

NHS Tayside Independent Inquiry Into Mental Health Services Call For Evidence

The Independent Inquiry into mental health services in Tayside is opening the Call for Evidence on Wednesday 5th September.  Evidence...
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4th September 2018

Programme for Government Highlights

Some highlights from today's launch of the Programme for Government. • a £250 million health investment package that will deliver...
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30th August 2018 / News

Graeme Dey Praises New Action Plan to Increase Food & Drink Tourism

Graeme Dey Praises New Action Plan to Increase Food & Drink Tourism   Graeme Dey MSP for Angus South Constituency...
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29th August 2018 / News

The Young Start Scotland Programme Reopen to Applications

The Young Start Scotland Programme Reopen to Applications 30th August   The programme carries out amazing work to help children...
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28th August 2018 / News

GRAEME DEY WELCOMES EXTRA SUPPORT FOR CARERS

MSP for the Angus South constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed an announcement that carers will receive the first payments of...
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23rd August 2018 / News

Graeme Dey Welcomes 40 More Social Security Jobs Available in Dundee

Graeme Dey Welcomes 40 More Social Security Jobs Available in Dundee   Angus South Constituency MSP, Graeme Dey, has welcomed...
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17th August 2018 / News

9% pay rise for NHS workers

NHS employees and unions in Scotland have formally accepted a pay rise of at least 9% over the next three...
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17th August 2018 / News

Broadband

Speaking ahead of his broadband surgery on 23rd August, Angus South Constituency MSP, Graeme Dey, has welcomed news that more...
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17th August 2018 / News

Column

The annual summer parliamentary recess affords MSPs the chance not only for a break with their families but also the...
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16th August 2018 / News

A90-Tealing Junction

Local MSP Graeme Dey MSP has been advised by Transport Scotland of proposed engineering measures identified to improve road safety...
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13th August 2018 / News

COMMUNITY RENEWABLES PROJECTS SURGE UNDER SNP

Graeme Dey, the MSP for Angus South Constituency, has welcomed figures which show that the number of community-owned renewable energy...
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13th August 2018 / News

Early Loans for Farmers Being Made Available

Graeme Dey, the MSP for Angus South Constituency, has welcomed an announcement from the Rural Economy Secretary that a National...
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8th August 2018 / News

Graeme Dey MSP Welcomes Local Funding for Low Carbon Hubs

Graeme Dey MSP Welcomes Local Funding for Low Carbon Hubs   Angus South Constituency MSP, Graeme Dey, has welcomed news...
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8th August 2018 / News

GRAEME DEY MSP WELCOMES REDUCTION IN RURAL CRIME

GRAEME DEY MSP WELCOMES REDUCTION IN RURAL CRIME   Angus South Constituency MSP, Graeme Dey, has welcomed new figures that...
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7th August 2018 / News

LOCAL MSP WELCOMES STRONG HIGHER PASS RATES DESPITE SMALLER SCHOOL COHORT

LOCAL MSP WELCOMES STRONG HIGHER PASS RATES DESPITE SMALLER SCHOOL COHORT   Angus South Constituency MSP, Graeme Dey, has welcomed...
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7th August 2018 / News

GRAEME DEY MSP WELCOMES NEW HEARING AID DROP-IN SERVICE

GRAEME DEY MSP WELCOMES NEW HEARING AID DROP-IN SERVICE   MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed...
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7th August 2018 / News

TAYSIDE POLITICIANS DEMAND UK GOVERNMENT SUPPORT FOR CITY DEAL

TAYSIDE POLITICIANS DEMAND UK GOVERNMENT SUPPORT FOR CITY DEAL   PM “MUST MATCH SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT” CITY REGION FUNDING   Graeme...
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6th August 2018 / News

Exam results Help

Exam results day is coming. Whether things don’t go according to plan or better than expected, Skills Development Scotland has...
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4th August 2018 / News

SNP DEMANDS URGENT CLARITY OVER FUTURE OF SEASONAL WORKERS

Graeme Dey, the MSP for Angus South Constituency, has joined SNP colleagues in demanding answers and action from the Tory UK...
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3rd August 2018 / News

UK GOVERNMENT URGED TO STEP UP ON TAY CITIES DEAL

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has demanded that funding for the Tay Cities Deal is met on a 50/50...
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2nd August 2018 / News

TORIES POSE SERIOUS THREAT TO ANGUS SOUTH’S PRODUCE

SNP Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has warned the Tories are preparing to sell out over protections for top...
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2nd August 2018 / News

MSP Welcomes Extension of the Concessionary Travel Scheme

Graeme Dey, the MSP for Angus South Constituency, has welcomed the announcement from the Scottish Government that the National Concessionary...
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26th July 2018 / News

Angus South Constituency MSP Highlights Record Year for Overseas Visitors

MSP for Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed news that visits and spending by overseas tourists in Scotland rose...
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25th July 2018 / News

ANGUS SOUTH CONSTITUENCY MSP HITS OUT AT SCOTS TORIES ‘SHAMEFUL VOTING RECORD’ AT WESTMINSTER

ANGUS SOUTH CONSTITUENCY MSP HITS OUT AT SCOTS TORIES ‘SHAMEFUL VOTING RECORD’ AT WESTMINSTER   Graeme Dey MSP for Angus...
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25th July 2018 / News

GRAEME DEY CALLS ON CONSTITUENTS TO HAVE SAY ON BOTTLE DEPOSIT RETURN PLANS

MSP for Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey,  has called on constituents to have their say on proposals on a new...
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11th July 2018 / News

ANGUS GROWERS WARN OF WORST FARMING STRESS SINCE FOOT-AND-MOUTH

ANGUS GROWERS WARN OF WORST FARMING STRESS SINCE FOOT-AND-MOUTH    “STOP THE BREXIT ROT” – TORY POLICIES DAMAGING SOFT FRUIT...
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10th July 2018 / News

ANGUS SOUTH MSP HIGHLIGHTS FALL IN VANDALISM OVER LAST DECADE

ANGUS SOUTH MSP HIGHLIGHTS FALL IN VANDALISM OVER LAST DECADE   SNP GOVERNMENT SUCCESSFULLY TACKLING CRIME IN ANGUS   Angus...
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5th July 2018 / News

Small Business Saturday-IDEA Award

Small Business Saturday are partnering with IDEA Award to bring you free online training and community support for entrepreneurs - get involved #smallidea Small...
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5th July 2018 / News

Open Trains

Details of Scotrail's plans for the Open can be found by visting scotrail.co.uk/theopen. Between Thursday 19 and Sunday 22 July, there will...
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2nd July 2018 / News

Graeme Dey MSP Delighted to be Appointed Scottish Government Minister

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has expressed his delight at being appointed a Scottish Government minister.   Following a...
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26th June 2018 / News

Graeme Dey MSP Backs Royal Mail’s Dog Awareness Week

Graeme Dey MSP for the Angus South Constituency has given his backing to Royal Mail’s Dog Awareness Week after 211...
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26th June 2018 / News

GRAEME DEY CALLS ON UK GOVERNMENT TO DETAIL FARMING SUPPORT POST-BREXIT

GRAEME DEY CALLS ON UK GOVERNMENT TO DETAIL FARMING SUPPORT POST-BREXIT   Angus South Constituency MSP, Graeme Dey, has called...
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25th June 2018 / News

Pay rise for NHS staff

NHS Scotland staff will be offered at least a 9% pay rise over the next three years - the highest...
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22nd June 2018 / News

Column

The Members Debate system in the Scottish Parliament affords backbench MSPs an opportunity to highlight and lead discussion on topics...
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20th June 2018 / News

Debate: Scottish Crown Estates Bill

Yesterday Graeme Dey MSP spoke on behalf of the Environment Climate Chnage and Land Reform Committee to open a debate...
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20th June 2018 / News

Members Debate: Women in Engineering Day

Yesterday in Parliament, Graeme Dey MSP for the Angus South Constituency, took part in a Members Business Debate to mark...
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19th June 2018 / News

Angus South Constituency MSP Welcomes New Attainment Figures

Angus South Constituency MSP Welcomes New Attainment Figures   MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed news...
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19th June 2018 / News

Entries for The Social Enterprise Awards Scotland 2018 Are Now Open!

Entries for The Social Enterprise Awards Scotland 2018 Are Now Open! The Social Enterprise Awards are the biggest celebration of...
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19th June 2018 / News

SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT WINS FRACKING CASE

The Court of Session has today rejected a petition by Ineos Upstream Ltd and Reach Coal Seam Ltd that sought...
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18th June 2018 / News

Action on Plastic Zero Waste Towns Initiative

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey is calling on local groups to bid for a share of up to £500,000...
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18th June 2018 / News

Scottish Upland Sheep Support Scheme

Payments worth £7 million to Scottish sheep producers will arrive in farmers’ bank accounts in the coming weeks. The Scottish...
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18th June 2018 / News

SNP MSPs SIGN UP FOR CARERS WEEK

SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT TOPPING UP CARER'S ALLOWANCE SNP politicians have led the way in signing up to support and celebrate the...
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15th June 2018 / Motions

Motions for Week Beginning 11th June

Graeme has this week lodged three motions in Parliament celebrating some fantastic achievements. Motion S5M-12718: Arbroath Bowling Club Wins Scottish Inter...
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15th June 2018 / News, Speeches

National Council of Rural Advisors

The Rural Economy Secretary yesterday made a statement on the work of the National Council of Rural Advisers. Graeme Dey...
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14th June 2018 / News

Members Debate: Banning the Sale of Energy Drinks to Under 16s

Yesterday evening in the Scottish Parliament, MSPs debated a motion put forward by Graeme Dey MSP titled 'Banning the Sale...
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13th June 2018 / News

Angus South MSP Urges Locals to Have Their Say on Future of Rural Economy

Angus South MSP Urges Locals to Have Their Say on Future of Rural Economy   Graeme Dey MSP for the...
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13th June 2018 / News

Local MSP Highlights Growing Number of Modern Apprenticeships in Angus

Local MSP Highlights Growing Number of Modern Apprenticeships in Angus    Graeme Dey MSP for Angus South Constituency has welcomed...
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13th June 2018 / News

Scottish Water Arbroath Work

Scottish Water will be undertaking essential emergency repair work to the sewer located in High Street in Arbroath (between Hill...
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13th June 2018 / News, Speeches

Tackling Climate Change Update

The Climate Change Secretary yesterday updated Parliament on the progress that Scotland is making in tackling climate change.    ...
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12th June 2018 / News

Graeme Dey MSP Praises Strong Progress on Climate Change

Graeme Dey MSP Praises Strong Progress on Climate Change MSP for the Angus South constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed news...
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11th June 2018 / News

FOREIGN INVESTMENT UP 7% ACROSS SCOTLAND

FOREIGN INVESTMENT UP 7% ACROSS SCOTLAND   SCOTLAND SECOND MOST ATTRACTIVE PART OF UK FOR INVESTORS   New stats from...
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8th June 2018 / Speeches

Ensuring Appropriate Community Benefit from Onshore Wind Farm Developments.

Graeme yesterday took part in a debate on ensuring appropriate community benefit from onshore wind farm developments.   I congratulate...
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7th June 2018 / News

Graeme Dey Backs Launch of Citizens Advice Scotland’s ‘Scams Awareness Month’

Graeme Dey Backs Launch of Citizens Advice Scotland’s ‘Scams Awareness Month’   MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey,...
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7th June 2018 / News

MSP Comments on Publication of UK Seafood Trade Modelling Report and Scottish Government Policy Brief

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has noted with concern an externally commissioned report that was this week published by...
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5th June 2018 / News

Local MSP Backs Healthier School Meals for Kids in Angus South

Local MSP Backs Healthier School Meals for Kids in Angus South   MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey,...
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5th June 2018 / News

GRAEME DEY MSP MARKS CARERS WEEK 2018

GRAEME DEY MSP MARKS CARERS WEEK 2018   MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has pledged his backing...
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5th June 2018 / News

MSP Welcomes Early Years Investment

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed Scottish Government investment which will deliver a new purpose built early learning...
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31st May 2018 / News

Local Communities Given Opportunity to Shape Democracy

Local Communities Given Opportunity to Shape Democracy   Local MSP Graeme Dey has encouraged community groups in the Angus South...
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31st May 2018 / News

Speech on Appropriate Housing for People with Learning Disabilities

Yesterday in Parliament, Graeme Dey MSP for Angus South Constituency, spoke in a Members' Business Debate on Appropriate Housing for...
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31st May 2018 / News

UK GOV FINALLY ADOPTS PROVISIONS TO ‘END SCOURGE OF NUISANCE CALLS’

Graeme Dey MSP for the Angus South Constituency has welcomed a move by the UK Government to tackle nuisance calls...
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29th May 2018 / News

Dropped Kerbs in Kirriemuir

Angus South MSP Graeme Dey has praised Angus Council’s response to his seeking the provision of additional dropped kerbs to...
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28th May 2018 / News

Scottish Water Arbroath Work

Local MSP Graeme Dey has secured a commitment from Scottish Water that it will delay work at its pumping station...
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25th May 2018 / Speeches

Debate: Report on the Consultation on the Scottish Government’s Draft National Outcomes

As Convener of the Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee I took part in the debate noting the findings and recommendations...
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24th May 2018 / News, Speeches

A90 Road Safety Study Question

At General Questions, Graeme sought an update from the Transport Minister on the study that BEAR Scotland has been conducting...
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18th May 2018 / News

Column

The second anniversary of the UK voting to leave the EU is almost upon us. I well remember where I...
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18th May 2018 / News, Speeches

Scottish Veterans’ Commissioner’s report on veterans’ health and wellbeing

The Cabinet Secretary for Health yesterday provided a statement on the Scottish Veterans' Commissioner's report on veterans' health and wellbeing. Graeme asked...
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17th May 2018 / News, Speeches

Erasmus+ Debate

Yesterday in Parliament, Graeme Dey MSP for Angus South Constituency, took part in a debate regarding the Erasmus+ programme. Following...
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16th May 2018 / News

GRAEME DEY HIGHLIGHTS BRIGHT FORECAST FOR SCOTLAND’S CLEAN ENERGY

GRAEME DEY HIGHLIGHTS BRIGHT FORECAST FOR SCOTLAND’S CLEAN ENERGY   Scotland forecast to be Britain’s greenest nation tomorrow (Wednesday) in...
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15th May 2018 / News

GRAEME DEY BACKS MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS WEEK 2018

GRAEME DEY BACKS MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS WEEK 2018   MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has raised the...
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15th May 2018 / News

MSP Welcomes Work At Carnoustie Railway Station

Local MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed a commitment from Network Rail that the car park adjacent to the northbound platform...
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11th May 2018 / News, Speeches

Energy Efficiency Debate

Graeme yesterday took part in a debate on energy efficiency.   <div style="width:auto"><div style="position:relative;height:0;padding-bottom:56.25%;"><iframe src="https://www.scottishparliament.tv/meeting/debates-a-route-map-to-an-energy-efficient-scotland-may-10-2018/embed?clip_start=15:20:19&clip_end=15:27:24" style="position:absolute;top:0;left:0;width:100%;height:100%;border:0" frameborder="no" scrolling="no" allowfullscreen mozAllowFullscreen...
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10th May 2018 / News, Speeches

Offshore Wind FMQ

Graeme at First Minister's Questions raised the importance of offshore wind in terms of tackling climate change and also for...
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9th May 2018 / News

Cowie Bridge A90 Roadworks

BEAR Scotland have informed Graeme of plans to carry out essential repair works to the A90 Cowie Bridge, Stonehaven. There...
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4th May 2018 / Motions, News

Motions for Week Beginning 30th April

Graeme this week lodged a motion in Parliament regarding the MoD's plans to sell off assorted assets in Scotland, including...
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4th May 2018 / News, Speeches

Digital Connectivity Debate

Graeme yesterday took part in a debate on digital connectivity. He focused his speech on broadband. Graeme noted that good...
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3rd May 2018 / News

Graeme Dey Hails £54.5 M to Help Tackle Fuel Poverty in Scotland

Graeme Dey MSP for Angus South constituency has welcomed an announcement from the First Minister that £54.5 million of funding...
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3rd May 2018 / News

Graeme Dey Welcomes Approval of Changing Places Facilities at Dundee Train Station

Graeme Dey Welcomes Approval of Changing Places Facilities at Dundee Train Station Graeme Dey MSP for Angus South constituency has...
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3rd May 2018 / News

Graeme Dey Raises Disappointment with Angus Council’s IJB Funding

Yesterday in Parliament Graeme Dey MSP for Angus South Constituency once again highlighted the issue of Angus Council failing to...
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1st May 2018 / News

£6.9M Investment in Nurse Training

Significant investment in nurse training - £6.9m as part of primary care workforce plan.   Graeme Dey MSP for Angus...
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1st May 2018 / News

GRAEME DEY WELCOMES £1 BILLION CHILDCARE INVESTMENT

GRAEME DEY WELCOMES £1 BILLION CHILDCARE INVESTMENT   Scottish Government make significant investment in families in Angus South and across...
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1st May 2018 / News

Graeme Dey MSP Underlines Brexit Threat to Rural Scotland’s Seasonal Migrant Labour

Graeme Dey MSP Underlines Brexit Threat to Rural Scotland’s Seasonal Migrant Labour   Angus South Constituency MSP, Graeme Dey, has...
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30th April 2018 / News

Angus Council to Receive Nearly £300,000 for Winter Maintenance

It has been confirmed that Angus Council will receive nearly £300,000 from the Scottish Government to help cover the cost...
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30th April 2018 / News

MSP Welcomes Housing Funding

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has warmly welcomed an announcement from the Scottish Government that it will it provide...
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30th April 2018 / News

Tory Assault on Devolution Threatens Angus South’s Food Industry

Graeme Dey has warned that the Tory UK Government’s assault on devolution poses a significant threat to Angus South’s food...
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30th April 2018 / News

Coastal Funding

Graeme Dey MSP and Mairi Gougeon MSP have written to the Chief Executive of Angus Council following the announcement by the...
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27th April 2018 / News

Column

Graeme's latest column for the Arbroath Herald and Guide and Gazette can be read below.   As an MSP I...
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24th April 2018 / News

Graeme Dey MSP Backs MS Awareness Week

Graeme Dey MSP Backs MS Awareness Week MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has pledged his support for...
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19th April 2018 / News, Speeches

General Questions – NHS Tayside

Today in the chamber Angus South MSP, Graeme Dey, sough a commitment from the Health Secretary, Shona Robison MSP, that the...
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18th April 2018 / News, Speeches

Statement on NHS Tayside

Yesterday the Health Secretary, Shona Robison MSP, updated the Parliament on the situation at NHS Tayside. Graeme Dey MSP asked...
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18th April 2018 / News, Speeches

Ministerial Statement on Bi Fab

Yesterday the Cabinet Secretary for Economy, Jobs and Fair Work, Keith Brown MSP, updated the Parliament on the situation at...
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18th April 2018 / News, Speeches

Debate on Air Quality

Yesterday in Parliament, Graeme Dey MSP spoke in his role as Convener of the Environment Climate Change and Land Reform Committee, to open...
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17th April 2018 / News

Graeme Dey Welcomes Improved Broadband Coverage but Insists there is More to Be Done for Angus South

Landmark Achievement for Scottish Broadband Programme   Local MSP Welcomes Improved Broadband Coverage but Insists there is More to Be...
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13th April 2018 / Motions, News

Motions for Week Beginning 9th April

Graeme has this week lodged three motions in Parliament celebrating some fantastic achievements from Angus South residents. Motion S5M-11537 That...
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11th April 2018 / News

MSP Expresses Disappointment at Announcement from RBS

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has expressed his disappointment at the announcement that Carnoustie will see a reduction in...
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10th April 2018 / News

MSP Expresses Concern at Lack of Economic Impact Assessment on Parking Charges

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has expressed disappointment and concern at confirmation he has received from Angus Council that...
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10th April 2018 / News

Graeme Dey Hails Extra £10 million for road maintenance

Angus South MSP Hails Extra £10 million for road maintenance   Graeme Dey MSP has welcomed news that Angus Council...
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9th April 2018 / News

Dey Welcomes Rural Tourism Infrastructure Fund

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed a new £6m Rural Tourism Infrastructure Fund starting to accept applications. The...
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6th April 2018 / Motions

Motions Submitted Week Beginning 2nd April

Graeme has lodged the below-listed motions in Parliament over the last week, congratulating as ever, various people and organisations across...
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6th April 2018 / News

MSP Expresses Concerns Over MoD’s Response

The Ministry of Defence has confirmed to Graeme Dey, the Angus South Constituency MSP,  that the UK Government is reneging...
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5th April 2018 / News

Scottish Government Looks to Strengthen Family Food Support

Graeme Dey MSP for Angus South constituency, has praised Scottish Government plans to reshape the Welfare Foods Scheme, which aims...
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5th April 2018 / News

Graeme Dey MSP Welcomes Extension of Help to Buy Scheme

Graeme Dey MSP Welcomes Extension of Help to Buy Scheme   MSP for the Angus South constituency, Graeme Dey, has...
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4th April 2018 / News

Graeme Dey Welcomes Child Poverty Delivery Plan

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed a range of Scottish Government proposals to tackle child poverty – including...
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3rd April 2018 / News

Graeme Dey MSP Welcomes Funding for Local Produce

Graeme Dey MSP Welcomes Funding for Local Produce   Graeme Dey MSP for Angus South constituency has welcomed news that...
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3rd April 2018 / News

MSP Welcomes Response from Transport Minister on Parking Attendants

Graeme Dey, the MSP for Angus South Constituency, has welcomed a letter from the Transport Minister Humza Yousaf which outlines...
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3rd April 2018 / News

MSP Welcomes 75 Bus Service Announcement

Graeme Dey, the MSP for Angus South Constituency, has welcomed the decision taken by Stagecoach to retain the 75 bus...
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2nd April 2018 / News

MSP Welcomes Carers Act

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the coming into force of the Carers (Scotland) Act on 1st April....
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2nd April 2018 / News

MSP Raises Concerns Over Introduction of Parking Charges

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has written to the Chief Executive of Angus Council expressing concerns over the potential...
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30th March 2018 / Motions, News

Motions for Week Ending 30th March

Graeme this week lodged motions congratulating The Learning Tree Partnership on securing a grant from the Big Lottery Fund and...
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29th March 2018 / News

Graeme Dey MSP Welcomes Record Year for Renewables Generation

Graeme Dey MSP Welcomes Record Year for Renewables Generation   68.1% of gross electricity consumption in Scotland met by renewables.  ...
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29th March 2018 / News, Speeches

Seasonal Workers Scheme FMQ

At First Minister's Questions, Graeme raised the continued lack of clarity from the UK Government on a seasonal workers scheme....
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29th March 2018 / News

Question to the Finance Secretary

Yesterday in Parliament Graeme raised the issue of local government funding allocations with the Finance Secretary, Derek Mackay MSP. You...
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29th March 2018 / News

Better Buses Debate

Yesterday, Graeme Dey took part in a debate calling for improved bus services across Scotland. You can watch his contribution...
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29th March 2018 / News

Graeme Dey – Earth Hour 2018 Debate

Yesterday, Graeme Dey MSP for Angus South constituency, held a Members' Business Debate in his name to mark Earth Hour...
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28th March 2018 / News

Graeme Dey to Lead Parliament Debate on Earth Hour

 LOCAL MSP TO LEAD PARLIAMENT EARTH HOUR TRIBUTE GLOBAL FIGHT AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE RAISED AT HOLYROOD BY GRAEME DEY MSP...
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27th March 2018 / News

Graeme Welcomes NFRN Position On Energy Drinks Sales

Graeme Dey MSP has welcomed the news that at the National Federation of Retail Newsagents’ Scottish Conference in Inverness last week...
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23rd March 2018 / Motions

Motions for Week Beginning 19th March

Graeme has lodged the below-listed motions in Parliament over the last week, congratulating as ever, various people and organisations across...
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23rd March 2018 / News

UK Government Reneges on Condor Deal

Graeme Dey MSP has expressed his dismay at the revelation that a commitment that land that was supposed to be...
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23rd March 2018 / News

Working Together For Benefit Of Community

I often hear constituents and others expressing the wish that politicians could put aside their differences and work for the...
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22nd March 2018 / News

Graeme Dey MSP Fights to Keep Vital Bus Link

Local MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has spoken out against plans to axe the Stagecoach 75 Ethiebeaton...
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22nd March 2018 / News

Graeme Dey Welcomes 80 New Social Security Jobs Available in Dundee

Recruitment is now open for the first jobs with Scotland’s new social security agency.   Successful applicants will help people...
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21st March 2018 / News

Forestry and Land Management Bill

Yesterday in Parliament, during a debate on the Forestry and Land Management Bill, Angus South MSP Graeme Dey, highlighted a recent account...
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16th March 2018 / News

Angus South MSP Welcomes Funding for Hospitalfield Trust

MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed news that Hospitalfield Trust will receive continued funding support from...
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15th March 2018 / News

UK Government Threatening Renewables Progress

UK TORY GOVERNMENT THREATENING RENEWABLES PROGRESS Local MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey MSP has called out the...
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15th March 2018 / News

Scottish Exports Hit Record £6 Billion

Scottish Exports Hit Record £6 Billion   Angus South Constituency MSP, Graeme Dey, has hailed news that overseas Scottish food...
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14th March 2018 / News

Delay to New Hourly Train Service

Angus South MSP Graeme Dey has expressed deep disappointment after being informed by Scotrail that the introduction of the new hourly...
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13th March 2018 / News

Topical Question to Cabinet Secretary for Economy, Jobs and Fair Work

Today in Parliament, Graeme Dey MSP for Angus South Constituency raised the issue of the UK Government's real-terms cut in wages for...
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13th March 2018 / News

Seagreen Offshore Wind Farm – Public Exhibition

Seagreen Offshore Wind Farm - Public Exhibition SSE have now set a new date, time and venue for the Carnoustie...
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12th March 2018 / News

Letham Health and Wellbeing Centre

Local MSP Graeme Dey last week welcomed the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport, Shona Robison MSP, to the Letham...
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8th March 2018 / News

Survey into Local Bank Closures Across Scotland

Following a series of local bank closures across Scotland, the Scottish Parliament’s Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee has launched...
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8th March 2018 / News

First Mentor Programme

Graeme Dey MSP for Angus South Constituency is encouraging applications to the First Mentor initiative.   It has been announced...
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7th March 2018 / News

Scottish Government Supporting New STEM Teachers

Supporting new STEM teachers   Training bursaries to become available from April.   Career changers aiming to become teachers in...
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7th March 2018

Scotland’s Plan to Tackle Climate Change and Tackle Emissions

Following the Scottish Government's announcement in Parliament yesterday regarding Scotland's plan to tackle climate change, Graeme Dey MSP asked the Environment...
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7th March 2018 / News

EU Leader Funding Members’ Debate

Yesterday in Parliament, Graeme Dey MSP took part in a Members' Debate on EU Leader Funding. The Angus South MSP...
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23rd February 2018 / Motions, News

Motions for Week Beginning 19th February

Graeme this week lodged two motions in Parliament. He congratulated Angus Special Playscheme on securing funding and looked forward to...
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23rd February 2018 / News

SNP Budget Gives NHS Tayside Funding Boost

A funding boost delivered by the Scottish Government for NHS Tayside will support frontline health care and help meet new...
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23rd February 2018 / News, Speeches

Migration Debate

Graeme yesterday spoke in a debate on migration. He took the opportunity to highlight the issue of the seasonal migrant...
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22nd February 2018 / News

Members’ Debate on The Scottish Stone Group

Today in Parliament Graeme Dey MSP held a Members' Debate on the establishment of The Scottish Stone Group. Currently around...
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22nd February 2018 / News

RM Condor

Graeme Dey MSP has today publicly expressed concerns over the impact that disposing of the airstrip and surrounding land at...
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22nd February 2018 / News

TOURISM BOOM FOR ANGUS AS ATTRACTIONS RECORD OVER 30 MILLION VISITS

TOURISM BOOM FOR ANGUS AS ATTRACTIONS RECORD OVER 30 MILLION VISITS   Scottish tourist attractions had more visitors than ever...
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21st February 2018 / News

SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT BUDGET BRINGS FUNDING BOOST FOR ANGUS

GRAEME DEY MSP WELCOMES MORE CASH FOR LOCAL SERVICES   Angus Council is set to receive a significant funding boost...
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15th February 2018 / News

GRAEME DEY MSP WELCOMES INCREASED ACCESS TO FIBRE BROADBAND IN ANGUS SOUTH

GRAEME DEY MSP WELCOMES INCREASED ACCESS TO FIBRE BROADBAND IN ANGUS SOUTH Graeme Dey, MSP for the Angus South Constituency,...
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9th February 2018 / Motions

Motions for Week Beginning 5th February

Graeme has lodged the below-listed motions in Parliament over the last week, congratulating as ever, various people and organisations across...
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9th February 2018 / News

Stop Skipping

Graeme Dey, the MSP for Angus South Constituency has welcomed a commitment from Scotrail that it is reviewing its overall...
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8th February 2018 / News

NHS Range of Services

The Royal College of General Practitioners Scotland has launched a campaign called 3 Before GP. This campaign aims to encourage...
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8th February 2018 / Speeches

Stemming the Plastic Tide: Action to Tackle the Impact of Single-use Plastics on Land and in our Seas

Yesterday in Parliament, MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, spoke in a debate on the impact of single...
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8th February 2018 / Speeches

Increasing Awareness of the Work of Veteran Charities in Scotland

Yesterday in Parliament, Graeme Dey MSP for Angus South Constituency took part in a Members' Business debate on Increasing Awareness...
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5th February 2018 / News

Cycles on Trains

Graeme is pleased to have received the following update from Scotrail regarding cycle spaces on the HSTs which will serve...
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2nd February 2018 / Motions

Motions for Week Beginning 29th January

Graeme has lodged the below-listed motions in Parliament over the last week, congratulating as ever, various people and organisations across...
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2nd February 2018 / News

MSP Welcomes Latest Supermarkets To End Under-16 Energy Drink Sales

SNP MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed commitments from Lidl and Co-op to ban energy drink sales to under-16s. Both supermarkets...
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2nd February 2018 / News

Record Nursing and Midwifery Students in Scotland

The number of student nurses and midwives entering Scottish Government funded degree programmes will increase by 10.8% in 2018/19 –...
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2nd February 2018 / News

Local MSP Welcomes Extension of Scottish Choices Programme

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the extension of  the Scottish Choices Programme.   The extension follows the introduction...
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1st February 2018 / News

Funding Opportunity for Local Community Groups

Opportunity for local charities and community groups in Angus South to apply for between £500 and £20,000 from the Postcode...
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1st February 2018 / News

Question to the First Minister

This afternoon during FMQs, Graeme Dey raised the serious impact that Brexit is set to have on the college, tourism...
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31st January 2018 / News

£3.4 Million Budget Boost for Angus

Local MSP for Angus South Constituency Graeme Dey, has welcomed revised budget proposals unveiled today by Finance Secretary Derek Mackay...
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30th January 2018 / News

Scottish Welfare Fund Supporting Families in Angus

Over £148 million has been granted to hard-up households since 2013 through the Scottish Welfare Fund, according to latest Scottish...
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30th January 2018 / News

Angus Schools Receive £2.1 Million Boost From Pupil Equity Fund

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the announcement from the Scottish Government that a fund aimed at boosting...
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29th January 2018 / News

The Clydesdale Bank Spirit of the Community Awards 2018 is Open for Applications

Graeme Dey MSP is encouraging community projects the length and breadth of Angus South to enter an awards programme which could see...
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26th January 2018 / Motions

Motions for Week Beginning 22nd January

Graeme has lodged the below-listed motions in Parliament over the last week, congratulating as ever, various people and organisations across...
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26th January 2018 / News

Angus Council’s Schools for the Future Programme

Graeme has welcomed clarity he has secured from Angus Council around its Future Schools proposals. The MSP had raised with...
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25th January 2018 / News

Cervical Cancer Prevention Week

This week is Cervical Cancer Prevention Week. Cervical screening (smear tests) provides the best protection against cervical cancer, yet screening...
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25th January 2018 / News

Holocaust Memorial Day 2018

Ahead of Holocaust Memorial Day on Saturday, 27th January, Graeme Dey MSP for Angus South Constituency, has visited the Holocaust...
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25th January 2018 / News

Angus Council Schools for the Future Programme

Commenting on the Angus Schools for the Future Programme, Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey said: “I very much welcome...
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24th January 2018 / News

Graeme Dey MSP Backs ‘Angus Appeal for Phones Tablets for Digital Classrooms’

After meeting with Fiona and Fredlina earlier this month from Angus Appeal Phones Tablets for Digital Classrooms, Graeme Dey MSP...
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22nd January 2018 / News

Cairnie Street Post Office

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has expressed his disappointment at the Post Office announcing that it is having to...
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22nd January 2018 / News

Poll Shows 2 to 1 Support for SNP Tax Plans

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed a YouGov poll for the Times showing two to one support for...
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19th January 2018 / News

Motion Congratulating Neil Rolland

Graeme is pleased to have lodged a motion in Parliament this week congratulating his constituent Neil Rolland on being made...
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19th January 2018 / News, Speeches

Tackling Loneliness and Social Isolation

Local MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has called on constituents to contribute to the Scottish Government’s new...
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19th January 2018 / News

January Column

If one word dominated 2017 then I suspect it was Brexit. Sadly, I fear it’ll retain that title over the...
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18th January 2018 / News

SCARF Calendar Competition

Graeme was delighted to meet up with Jake Cunnion and his Mum and Dad, Joanna and Robert, at Parliament today....
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18th January 2018 / News, Speeches

Autism CPG

Graeme earlier today appeared before the Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee to seek approval for the creation of a...
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15th January 2018 / News

Analysis Show Single Market Impact

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey is highlighting new economic impact analysis by the Scottish Government which has confirmed that...
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15th January 2018 / News

Eligible Carers Missing Out On State Pension Boost

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has called on the UK Government to follow the lead of the Scottish Government...
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15th January 2018 / News

1587 Baby Boxes Delivered in Tayside in First Six Months of Scheme

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed figures from the Scottish Government which reveal that the transformative Baby Box...
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15th January 2018 / News

Big Energy Saving Week

Big Energy Saving Week (BESW) events will be held throughout Angus the week commencing 22nd January 2018. Angus Citizens Advice...
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12th January 2018 / Motions, News

Motions 12th January

Graeme is pleased to have recently lodged motions in Parliament congratulating Monifieth Befriending Scheme on securing funding and James Pirie...
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12th January 2018 / News, Speeches

Developing The Young Workforce

Graeme yesterday took part in a debate on developing the young workforce. <div style="width:auto"><div style="position:relative;height:0;padding-bottom:56.25%;"><iframe src="https://www.scottishparliament.tv/meeting/debate-developing-the-young-workforce-january-11-2018/embed?clip_start=16:14:05&clip_end=16:20:22" style="position:absolute;top:0;left:0;width:100%;height:100%;border:0" frameborder="no" scrolling="no" allowfullscreen...
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11th January 2018 / News, Speeches

Carer Positive Speech

Graeme was delighted to participate in a debate earlier today on the Carer Positive initiative. <div style="width:auto"><div style="position:relative;height:0;padding-bottom:56.25%;"><iframe src="https://www.scottishparliament.tv/meeting/members-business-carer-positive-employer-initiative-january-11-2018/embed?clip_start=13:04:59&clip_end=13:09:17" style="position:absolute;top:0;left:0;width:100%;height:100%;border:0"...
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11th January 2018 / News

GRAEME DEY MSP RECOGNISED AS CARER POSITIVE EMPLOYER

MSP for the Angus South Constituency, Graeme Dey, has been officially recognised as a Carer Positive employer.   Carer Positive...
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10th January 2018 / News

Graeme Dey Encourages Take Up of Flu Jab

Graeme Dey MSP has urged all eligible adults in the Angus South Constituency to take up the offer of a...
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10th January 2018 / News

Time to Talk Day

On Thursday 1st February I will be supporting Time to Talk Day! For the first time, all the UK wide...
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9th January 2018 / News

Distance Learning Postgraduate Funding

Graeme Dey MSP has welcomed the announcement from the Scottish Government that tuition fee loans of £5,500 are to be...
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8th January 2018 / News

MSP Highlights “Rank Hypocrisy” of Conservative Politicians

Graeme Dey MSP has accused Conservative politicians of “rank hypocrisy” and “a breathtaking level of arrogance”.   The Angus South...
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22nd December 2017 / Motions, News

Motions for Week Beginning 18th December

Graeme is delighted to have lodged motions in Parliament this week congratulating The Gin Bothy on its success at the Scottish EDGE Awards; Charleston...
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22nd December 2017 / News

Office Christmas Opening Hours

The office will be closed from Monday, 25th December to Thursday, 28th December inclusive.   The office will be open...
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21st December 2017 / News

RNLI Arbroath

Commeting on the ongoing RNLI investigation at its Arbroath station, Graeme Dey MSP said -   “Clearly this is a...
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21st December 2017 / News

Scotland On Track For Record Year of Renewable Energy

Graeme Dey MSP for the Angus South Constituency has welcomed news that Scotland is on track for a record year...
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21st December 2017 / News

Flooding Guides

The Association of British Insurers has published a couple of useful guides on how to minimise the risk of flood...
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21st December 2017 / News

MSP Secures Commitment Around Beavers

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has secured from the Scottish Government commitments around the practical management regime and compensation...
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21st December 2017 / News

R100 Broadband Programme

GRAEME DEY MSP WELCOMES UPDATE ON FUNDING FOR R100 BROADBAND PROGRAMME   Angus South Constituency MSP, Graeme Dey, has welcomed...
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21st December 2017 / News, Speeches

Wild Animals in Travelling Circuses Bill

Graeme yesterday spoke in the Stage 3 Debate of the Wild Animals in Travelling Circuses Bill. At decision time, Parliament...
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20th December 2017 / News, Speeches

Energy Strategy

The Energy Minister earlier this afternoon made a statement on the Scottish Government's energy strategy. Graeme asked the Minister about...
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20th December 2017 / News, Speeches

Beavers

Graeme this afternoon asked the Cabinet Secretary for Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform when the Scottish Government will bring forward...
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20th December 2017 / News

Merry Christmas

Graeme wishes everyone a very merry Christmas and all the best for 2018!
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20th December 2017 / News

MSP Calls for Views on Bank of Scotland Closure

Local MSP Graeme Dey is calling on any constituents with concerns about the Bank of Scotland’s plan to close its...
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19th December 2017 / News

Graeme Dey MSP Welcomes Permanent Extension to Blue Badge Scheme Criteria

LOCAL MSP WELCOMES PERMANENT EXTENSION TO BLUE BADGE SCHEME CRITERIA   Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the...
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15th December 2017 / Motions, News

Success for Arbroath Performer at Scottish Youth Theatre’s National Ensemble Motion

Graeme is delighted to have lodged a motion in Parliament congratulating Ramon Camerilleri Mortimer on his selection for the Scottish...
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15th December 2017 / Speeches

Question to the Finance Secretary on Scotland’s Transition to a Low-Carbon Economy

Yesterday in Parliament, Graeme Dey MSP for Angus South Constituency, asked the Finance Secretary Derek Mackay MSP what measures the...
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14th December 2017 / News

Scotland’s Draft Budget 2018/2019

GRAEME DEY MSP WELCOMES PROGRESSIVE TAX REFORMS & HUGE INVESTMENT IN BROADBAND PROGRAMME   This afternoon Finance Secretary, Derek Mackay MSP,...
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14th December 2017 / News

Young Angus Campaigners Deliver Lesson on Learning Disability in Parliament

Young learning disability campaigners from Angus gathered at the Scottish Parliament on 12th December to tell Graeme Dey, the MSP...
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14th December 2017 / Speeches

Species Champions Debate

Yesterday in Parliament, Graeme Dey MSP for Angus South Constituency, took part in a Member's Business Debate on the Hen...
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13th December 2017 / News, Speeches

ECCLR Budget Session

Graeme thought he’d left the Deer issue behind but Budget Scrutiny and having SNH in front of the committee saw...
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12th December 2017 / News

Nominations Are Now Open for the Young Scot Awards 2018

Angus South constituency MSP, Graeme Dey, is calling on his constituents to nominate the wonderful young people they know and...
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12th December 2017 / News

NHS Winter Resilience

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the announcement by the Scottish Government of an additional £8.4 million for...
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11th December 2017 / Motions

Motions Submitted Since Week Beginning 20th November

Graeme has lodged the below-listed motions in Parliament over the last few weeks, congratulating various people and organisations across Angus South constituency...
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11th December 2017 / News

MSP Launches Audiology Service for Angus

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has helped to launch NHS Tayside's enhanced community based Audiology service for Angus. People...
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8th December 2017 / News

Christmas Card Competition

Absolutely delighted to announce that Grace Mckay from Muirfield Primary School won the competition to design my Christmas card for...
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8th December 2017 / News, Speeches

Low Emission Zones

The Transport Minister yesterday gave an update to Parliament on the Scottish Government's plans to put in place low emission...
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7th December 2017 / News

Bank of Scotland Carnoustie

The Bank of Scotland have revealed they will not reconsider their decision to close the bank’s Carnoustie branch from April...
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6th December 2017 / Speeches

Member’s Debate: Sue Ryder Report

Yesterday in Parliament, Graeme Dey MSP for Angus South constituency took part in a Member's Debate on Sue Ryder care....
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5th December 2017 / News

Increased Nursing Student Numbers In Scotland

New figures from UCAS show that this year, the number of acceptances to nursing from Scotland has increased. There were...
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1st December 2017 / News

Graeme Dey MSP Thanks Local Postmen And Women As They Deliver A First Class Christmas

  Graeme Dey MSP passed on Christmas greetings to postmen and women at the Kirriemuir Delivery Office Christmas is Royal...
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30th November 2017 / News

Small Business Saturday

Graeme Dey is encouraging consumers in Angus South and across Scotland to shop locally and support the local economy this Small Business...
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30th November 2017 / News

Davidson Should Apologise To Green Industry Over Shameful Record

Graeme Dey MSP: ‘DAVIDSON SHOULD APOLOGISE TO GREEN INDUSTRY OVER SHAMEFUL RECORD’ Ruth Davidson should answer for the long list...
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30th November 2017 / News

Be Like St Andrew

Graeme Dey MSP for Angus South constituency calls on constituents to ‘Be Like St Andrew’.   This year, in celebration...
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30th November 2017 / Speeches

Small Business Saturday 2017

Yesterday in Parliament, Graeme Dey MSP for Angus South constituency spoke in a Member's debate on Small Business Saturday 2017....
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29th November 2017 / News

Bank of Scotland Carnoustie

Graeme was advised earlier today that the Bank of Scotland intends closing its Carnoustie branch from April next year. He...
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29th November 2017 / News

Angus Broadband Rollout Boosted by Scottish Government Investment

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the Scottish Government’s support for the roll-out of superfast broadband.   Without...
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29th November 2017 / News

Graeme Dey MSP Supporting Scotland’s Money Charity

 Last week in Parliament, Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey was pleased to support Money Advice Scotland and the development...
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28th November 2017 / News

The Learning Tree

Details of The Learning Tree's upcoming pop up book shop.
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24th November 2017 / News

MSPs Discover More About Life in the Naval Service

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey was one of the MSPs who formed a cross party group who discovered more...
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23rd November 2017 / News

MSP Welcomes Veterans Secretary’s Support for Marines

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the Scottish Government’s Veterans Secretary reiterating his support for the retention of...
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23rd November 2017 / News

MSP Welcomes Confirmation Rail Plans Remain on Track

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed confirmation that plans to introduce a new Monday-Saturday hourly rail service along...
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23rd November 2017 / News

Tories Abandon Renewables As Industry Booms

The Tories continue to stand in the way of progress on green energy after their support for a nuclear sector...
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23rd November 2017 / News

Graeme Dey Welcomes Support for BSL Learners

Scottish Government Announce Added Support for Part-Time BSL Students Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the announcement from...
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23rd November 2017 / Speeches

Reducing Flood Risk Debate

Yesterday in Parliament, Graeme Dey MSP for Angus South constituency spoke in a debate: Working in Partnership to Reduce Flood...
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22nd November 2017 / News

Minimum Pricing on Alcohol to Come into Force on 1st May 2018

Graeme Dey, the MSP for Angus South Constituency has welcomed the update provided by the Cabinet Secretary for Health and...
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21st November 2017 / News

One Card Library Pass Piloted in Angus

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed Angus Alive’s participation in the pilot of the new ‘One Card’ library...
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21st November 2017 / News

MSP Welcomes Broadband Meeting

Angus South Constituency MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed a meeting he brokered between Angus Council, Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband and...
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20th November 2017 / News

Pass the Badge – Start Talking

  See Me and Abandon Ship have come together to get people talking about mental health. We all have mental...
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20th November 2017 / News

Arbroath Sea Fest

Commenting on the news that Arbroath’s Seafest is to come to an end after twenty-one years, Graeme Dey, the MSP...
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20th November 2017 / News

Bowel Cancer Screening Test

  Simplified process to increase screening uptake. Thousands more people across Scotland will benefit from the roll-out of a new...
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17th November 2017 / Speeches

Support For Veterans And The Armed Forces Community In Scotland

Graeme took part in a debate in parliament on support for veterans and the armed forces community in Scotland, choosing...
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15th November 2017 / News

Graeme Dey Welcomes Supreme Court Minimum Price Ruling

SNP MSP for Angus South Constituency Graeme Dey has welcomed the UK Supreme Court’s ruling that the Scottish Government’s minimum...
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15th November 2017 / Speeches

Migration Speech

Angus South MSP, Graeme Dey, marked his 150th speech in Parliament yesterday by underlining the importance of continued EU migration...
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10th November 2017 / News

Stay Warm This Winter

New research from Scottish Gas has highlighted that having no heating or hot water would be the number one disaster...
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10th November 2017 / Motions

Motions for Week Beginning 6th November

Graeme this week lodged three motions in Parliament congratulating various people and organisations across Angus South constituency for some quite fantastic...
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10th November 2017 / News

FMQs: Offshore Wind Farms in the Firths of Forth and Tay

Graeme brought up the issue of four offshore wind farms in the Firths of Forth and Tay at First Minister's...
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8th November 2017 / News

Winter Weather

As the colder weather sets in, Angus South Constituency MSP, Graeme Dey, and Angus North and Mearns MSP, Mairi Gougeon,...
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7th November 2017 / News

MSP to Hold Broadband Meeting

Angus South Constituency  MSP Graeme Dey is hosting a meeting in the Scottish Parliament next week which will see all...
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6th November 2017 / News

Living Wage Rates

The Living Wage Foundation has announced that the real Living Wage for Scotland has increased to £8.75, as part of...
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3rd November 2017 / Motions

Motions for Week Beginning 30th October

Graeme this week lodged motions in Parliament congratulating various people and organisations across Angus South constituency for some quite fantastic achievements,...
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3rd November 2017 / News, Speeches

Presumption of Mainstreaming Speech

Graeme yesterday participated in a debate on the presumption of mainstreaming. In March, I led a members’ business debate on...
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2nd November 2017 / News

Consultation on Excellence and Equity for all: Guidance on the Presumption of Mainstreaming

Consultation on Excellence and Equity for all: Guidance on the Presumption of Mainstreaming   Graeme Dey MSP today took part...
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1st November 2017 / News

Learning Tree Partnership

The Learning Tree Partnership is holding another pop up book shop next week. Details below.
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1st November 2017 / News, Speeches

European Union’s Emissions Trading System

Roseanna Cunningham MSP, the Cabinet Secretary for Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform yesterday gave a statement to Parliament on...
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31st October 2017 / News

Brexit Threatens Scotland’s Emissions Reduction Success

Lack of Clarity Around Future Membership OF EU’S Emissions Trading Scheme SNP MSP Graeme Dey today raised concerns over the u