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Nov 17

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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Nov 17

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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Nov 17

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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Nov 17

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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Nov 17

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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Nov 17

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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Nov 17

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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Nov 17

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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Nov 17

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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Nov 17

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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Nov 17

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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Nov 17

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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Nov 17

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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Nov 17

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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Nov 17

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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Nov 17

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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Nov 17

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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Nov 17

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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Nov 17

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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Nov 17

Learning Tree Partnership

The Learning Tree Partnership is holding another pop up book shop next week. Details below.

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Nov 17

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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Oct 17

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 uncertainty...

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Oct 17

Small Business Bonus Benefiting Local Companies in Angus

Graeme Dey, the MSP for Angus South Constituency, has welcomed figures showing the rising support being provided to Small Business...

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Oct 17

Local MSP Welcomes Plans for Community Based Support for Hearing Aid Users

Graeme Dey, the MSP for Angus South Constituency, has welcomed confirmation that he has received from NHS Tayside regarding its...

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Oct 17

Brain Injury Identity Card

Today, Headway - the brain injury association launched the Brain Injury Identity Card in Scotland, with the support of Cabinet Secretary for...

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Oct 17

Question on Support for Disabled People

Graeme yesterday asked the Social Security Minister what action the Scottish Government is taking to support disabled people, in light...

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Oct 17

Clock Change Increases Deer Risk on Roads

As the clocks turn back this weekend, Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) is warning motorists that collisions between deer and vehicles...

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Oct 17

Workforce Concerns on Helicopter Safety in the North Sea Debate

Graeme yesterday took part in a debate on the concerns of workers regarding helicopter safety in the North Sea. As...

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Oct 17

Fracking Debate

Graeme was yesterday delighted to speak in the debate which preceded the vote in Parliament which banned fracking in Scotland....

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Oct 17

BSL National Plan

The Scottish Government yesterday launched its BSL National Plan. Graeme asked the Minister responsible for this matter, Mark McDonald MSP,...

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Oct 17

Fracking Ban

The Scottish Parliament yesterday backed the Scottish Government's proposed ban on fracking in Scotland - with the Tories isolated and...

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Oct 17

Angus Faces £440 Million Hard Brexit Hammering

UK GOVT MUST NOW PUBLISH OWN REPORT ON EU NO DEAL The risks of Scotland crashing out of the EU...

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Oct 17

Scottish National Investment Bank

Consultation launched on next steps Work to establish a Scottish National Investment Bank takes a step forward today with the...

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Oct 17

Employment Statistics

Scotland’s employment rate grew to 75.3% over the last quarter (June to August 2017). There are now 2,655,000 people aged...

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Oct 17

Nuisance Calls

£75,000 has been pledged to curb the threat of nuisance and scam callers. The new funding will enable call-blocking technology...

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Oct 17

VisitScotland Information Centre-Arbroath

Graeme Dey MSP has commented on the news that VisitScotland is to close its information centre in Arbroath.   “I...

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Oct 17

Brexit Bombshell: Farmers’ Incomes Could Halve After No Deal

Farmers could see their incomes cut in half after Brexit, a report by the Agriculture & Horticulture Development Board has...

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Oct 17

Youth Employment Target Met Four Years Ahead of Schedule

The Scottish Government has fulfilled its commitment to reduce youth unemployment by 40%, four years ahead of schedule. Analysis of...

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Oct 17

Wild Animals in Travelling Circuses (Scotland) Bill Stage 1 Debate

Graeme yesterday spoke in his capacity as the Convenor of the Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee in the...

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Oct 17

£5m more to support NHS winter plans

An additional £5 million is being given to NHS boards to support winter resilience across health and social care. Health...

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Oct 17

Universal Credit

From today recipients of Universal Credit in Scotland will be offered two new ways to help them manage their money....

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Oct 17

Graeme Dey MSP urges Angus South Residents to Join the Fight Against Flu

Graeme Dey MSP has encouraged eligible residents to join the fight against flu this winter by ensuring they are vaccinated...

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Oct 17

Fracking Ban Question

After the Energy Minister, Paul Wheelhouse, announced the Scottish Government's intention to put in place a ban on fracking, Graeme...

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Oct 17

Rural Economy Secretary seeks reassurance over Scottish Protected Food Names

The action outlined below that the Rural Economy Secretary is taking is important for Scotland's food and drink industry. The...

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Oct 17

Scotland to ban fracking!

Energy Minister Paul Wheelhouse has announced that subject to the support of parliament fracking will NOT take place in Scotland......

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Oct 17

Funding for Veterans

Veterans and ex-service charities across Scotland will continue to be supported with grant funding from the Scottish Government, the Veterans...

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Sep 17

Air Quality Statement Question

Roseanna Cunningham MSP, the Cabinet Secretary for Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform yesterday made a statement on air quality....

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Sep 17

Rebecca Cottage

Graeme paid a truly inspiring visit to Rebecca Cottage in Carnoustie on Friday. He found it to be a fantastic...

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Sep 17

MSP Urges Angus South Employers to Sign Up to Living Wage

SNP MSP Graeme Dey has urged businesses in Angus South to sign up to the Scottish Living Wage as the...

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Sep 17

Graeme Invites Students To Enter Video Competition On Fake News

Graeme Dey MSP is encouraging all local Higher students in Angus South constituency to take part in the Political Studies...

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Sep 17

MSP Welcomes Young Carer Grant

Graeme Dey, the MSP for Angus South Constituency, has welcomed the announcement by the First Minister of a new Young...

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Sep 17

Graeme Wears It Pink In Parliament In Aid Of Breast Cancer Now

Graeme Dey MSP Is In The Pink For Breast Cancer Now Graeme pulled on some eye-catching pink clothes at the...

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Sep 17

MSP Welcomes Commitment from Stagecoach

Graeme Dey, the MSP for Angus South Constituency, has welcomed a commitment from Stagecoach to review the loss of the...

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Sep 17

Community Justice Question

The Cabinet Secretary for Justice, Michael Matheson MSP, yesterday made a statement in Parliament on community justice. Graeme took the...

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Sep 17

Public Consultation on Bus Services

Graeme Dey MSP Calls on Bus Users to Give Their Views on Bus Services in Angus South Graeme Dey MSP...

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Sep 17

Inch Cape Offshore Wind Farm Public Exhibition

Public exhibition: Inch Cape Offshore Wind Farm   Where: Arbroath Community Centre, 38 Marketgate When: 3pm - 7.30pm, 3rd October 2017...

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Sep 17

SNP Rates Boost For Local Jobs And Businesses

The SNP’s proposals for supporting Scotland’s local economy have been announced following the Barclay Review – with plans to support...

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Sep 17

Renewables Show The Way Forward For Our Energy Future

The Tories’ wrong-headed energy policy has been shown up yet again after latest Government figures revealed that energy from renewable...

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Sep 17

New £50k Call-Blocking Technology Fund Welcomed

A new £50,000 fund that will install call-blocking technology for those most at risk from nuisance calls across Angus South...

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Sep 17

Scottish Food and Drink Fortnight

I was delighted to earlier today visit Grewar's Farm Shop as part of the Scottish Food and Drink Fortnight being promoted by Scotland...

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Sep 17

The World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

I'm delighted to support Macmillan's fundraising activities, including helping to promote the World's Biggest Coffee Morning. Macmillan is there to...

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Sep 17

Arbroath High Street Post Office

I have been advised that the Post Office on the High Street in Arbroath is to undergo a refurbishment. It...

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Sep 17

Graeme Demands Tougher UK Government Action On Fixed-Odds Betting Terminals

OVER £9m LOST ON GAMBLING MACHINES IN ANGUS SINCE 2008 Graeme has called on the UK government to take tougher...

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Aug 17

Increase in the Number of 16-19 Year Olds in Education, Training or Work

The proportion of young people in Scotland in education, training or employment has increased to 91.1%.over the last year. The...

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Aug 17

Autism Hour 2017

On 2nd October, The National Autistic Society Scotland is holding its first Autism Hour!   The National Autistic Society Scotland’s...

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Aug 17

Public consultation events for Mental Health and Learning Disability Services

Service users, carers, relatives and members of the public are encouraged to attend public information events to find out more...

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Graeme visited Angus Soft Fruits East Seaton operation with Scotland's Brexit Minister, Michael Russell, to hear from the firm and its migrant workers over their concerns about the impact of Brexit.

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Aug 17

SRUC Surveys on Seasonal Workers

Scotland’s agricultural sector relies heavily on seasonal non-UK workers, particularly from central and eastern Europe, to meet its labour demand....

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Aug 17

Graeme Visits Centre for Excellence in New Psychoactive Substances

Graeme Dey, the MSP for Angus South Constituency, has welcomed the establishment of a new Centre for Excellence in New...

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Jul 17

Applications for the annual SURF Awards are now open!

Applications for the annual SURF Awards are now open!   SURF’s annual awards is open to all community regeneration projects...

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Jul 17

Searching for Local Heroes

Do you know someone or a group who has been a pillar of strength for flood action in your area?...

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Jul 17

Sustainable Business Week

Resource Efficient Scotland is currently working with Angus Council and Dundee & Angus Chamber of Commerce to deliver an exciting week...

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Jul 17

Tories Must Deliver On Public Sector Pay

Graeme Dey is calling on the UK Government to stop flip-flopping on public sector pay and endorse the SNP’s policy...

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Jul 17

Scams Awareness Month 2017

Scams Awareness Month is an annual campaign bringing together organisations and consumers across the country to take a united stand...

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Jun 17

More Trainee Nurses and Midwives

National workforce plan for future NHS staffing. An estimated 2,600 extra nursing and midwifery training places will be created over...

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Jun 17

MSP meets Constituents at MND Scotland event

On Global MND Awareness Day, the 21st June, Graeme Dey, the MSP for Angus South Constituency, attended MND Scotland’s reception...

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Jun 17

Motions for Week Beginning 19th June

Graeme last week lodged the following motions in Parliament. Motion S5M-06331 That the Parliament congratulates Angus Women’s Aid and DD8...

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Jun 17

MSP Visits Pharmacy

Local MSP Graeme Dey has paid an informative visit to Monifieth’s Troup Pharmacy.   Arranged by the local Royal Pharmaceutical...

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Graeme visited Angus Soft Fruits East Seaton operation with Scotland's Brexit Minister, Michael Russell, to hear from the firm and its migrant workers over their concerns about the impact of Brexit.

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Jun 17

FMQ-Brexit’s Impact on the Soft Fruits Industry

  Yesterday, Graeme raised with the First Minister the  impact of Brexit on Angus' soft fruits industry. Commenting afterwards, he...

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Jun 17

MSP URGES EXPECTANT MOTHERS IN ANGUS SOUTH TO SIGN UP FOR BABY BOX

Angus South MSP Graeme Dey is encouraging all expectant mothers in his constituency, whose babies are due on or after...

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Jun 17

Stand Up to Bullying Day 2017

Wednesday 21st of June 2017 is Stand Up to Bullying Day! Bullying is an issue which affects people from all...

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Jun 17

Food and Drink Exports Continue to Grow

£1.2 billion exported in first quarter of 2017 Scotland’s food and drink exports increased by over 11% in the first...

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Jun 17

Apply now to ensure student funding is in place on time!

Student Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS) is reminding students to submit their 2017-2018 applications now and before 30 June 2017 if...

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Jun 17

Social Enterprise Awards Scotland 2017

Scotland’s annual awards for achievement in social enterprise are open for entries - with just 3 weeks left to apply!...

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Graeme with the cast of Bin It and Kirriemuir and Dean Councillor Angus Macmillan Douglas at a showing at Webster's High School.

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Jun 17

Bin It

Graeme was pleased to attend a showing of Bin It at Webster's High School this afternoon. As Convenor of the...

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Jun 17

Future AS5ET Conference

Several inspirational and successful female leaders will address S5 girls from all over Scotland at a free one-day conference in...

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Jun 17

Carers Week 2017 Question at First Minister’s Questions

Today during First Ministers Questions, Graeme Dey MSP asked the First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon MSP, what the Scottish Government was...

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Jun 17

Housing Options Scotland – Arbroath Event

Housing information event for disabled people, older people, disabled veterans and those who support them Housing Options Scotland have organized...

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Jun 17

Carers Week 2017

This week we to aim raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges carers face and recognise the enormous contribution carers...

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Jun 17

Graeme Dey Question to the Cabinet Secretary

Following a ministerial statement on Scotland's Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Graeme Dey MSP asked the Cabinet Secretary for the Environment, Climate...

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Jun 17

Housing Investment

Graeme Dey, the SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, has welcomed an announcement by the SNP Scottish Government that...

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Jun 17

Scotland Continues to Make Strong Progress on Emissions Targets

Yesterday, Graeme Dey MSP welcomed news from the Cabinet Secretary for the Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform, Roseanna Cunningham...

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Jun 17

Cervical Screening Awareness Week

This week is Cervical Screening Awareness Week (12-18 June). Cervical screening prevents up to 75% of cervical cancers and saves...

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Jun 17

Engaging Angus

Engaging Angus is here to give people every opportunity to have real influence over their own lives, services and where...

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Jun 17

Motions for Week Beginning 5th June 2017

Graeme was delighted to lodge the following motions in Parliament this week…   Motion S5M-05997: Sophie Smith of Arbroath St...

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Jun 17

Motions for Week Beginning 29th May 2017

Graeme was delighted to lodge the following motions in Parliament this week…   Motion S5M-05963: Carers Week 2017 That the Parliament...

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Jun 17

Expansion of Graduate Level Apprenticeships Scheme

Thanks to the work of Skills Development Scotland working with businesses, universities and colleges, a total of 379 places will...

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Jun 17

HMICS Inspection of Local Policing in Tayside Division

Graeme Dey MSP has encouraged his constituents in Angus South to contribute in an online questionnaire that allows members of the...

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Jun 17

Road Safety at Tealing Junction

Transport Minister for Scotland, Humza Yousaf, has advised Graeme Dey MSP in writing earlier this week that an investigation is to be...

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May 17

Scottish Government Review of the Fates of Satellite Tagged Eagles

These the main findings of the Scottish Government review of satellite tagged eagles which disappeared in the Cairngorms over a...

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May 17

The Scottish Government to Invest £50 million to Improve NHS Waiting Times

The Scottish Health Secretary, Shona Robison MSP, has announced that a huge £50 million investment will support improvements in waiting...

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May 17

Scottish Government to Deliver an Increased Carer’s Allowance by next Summer

The Social Security Secretary, Angela Constance MSP, has announced the delivery of the first benefits of Scotland’s new social security...

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May 17

Fairness, Opportunity and Democracy at Heart of SNP Manifesto

A PLAN TO END TORY CUTS, PROTECT JOBS AND STRENGTHEN SCOTLAND’S HAND Launching the SNP’s 2017 general election manifesto in...

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May 17

Motions for Week Beginning 22nd May 2017

Graeme was delighted to lodge the following motions in Parliament this week…   Motion S5M-05815: Arbroath FC's Dick Campbell, League Two...

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May 17

Angus Small Business Bonus Scheme

Yesterday in Parliament, Graeme Dey MSP asked the Cabinet Secretary for Finance and Constitution, Derek Mackay MSP how many small...

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May 17

Regional Employment Patterns

The Scottish Government earlier this week published data on Regional Employment Patterns in Scotland in 2016. The key finding is that...

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May 17

Motions for Week Beginning 15th May 2017

Graeme was delighted to lodge the following motions in Parliament this week…   Motion S5M-05705: Arbroath Band's Charity Album Success That...

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May 17

Apply to Become a YoYP 2018 Ambassador!

Get involved and represent the YoYP 2018 in your local community! What's the challenge? Young Scot is looking for committed...

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May 17

Partnership Action for Continuing Employment (PACE)

Graeme was delighted to take part in a debate on the work of the Partnership Action for Continuing Employment. You can...

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May 17

Scottish Parliament Apprenticeship Programme

Do you want to work in one of the most influential places in Scotland? Now’s your chance! The Scottish Parliament...

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May 17

Offshore Wind Appeal

At today's session of First Minister's Questions, Graeme raised the matter of the Scottish Government’s appeal victory against the judicial...

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May 17

MSP Raises Issue of BBC’s Presence in Tayside

Graeme Dey, the SNP MSP for the Angus South Constituency, has welcomed recognition that he has received this week from...

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May 17

SCVO Scottish Charity Awards

It’s that time of year again, as remarkable individuals and organisations from across Scotland are shortlisted as finalists for the...

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May 17

Employment Statistics

The number of Scots out of work has fallen further, with new figures showing the unemployment rate falling 1.7% over...

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May 17

Congratulations to Lichties

Local MSP Graeme Dey has lodged a motion in the Scottish Parliament congratulating Arbroath FC on their League Two title...

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May 17

High Risk of Deer on Roads in May

Graeme Dey has called on Angus motorists to take extra caution on the roads this May, as a new report reveals collisions between vehicles...

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May 17

Question on Air Quality

Yesterday, Graeme asked the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport, Shona Robison MSP, what action the Scottish Government is taking...

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May 17

Proposals To Create Arbroath North Campus

Proposal To Create Arbroath North Campus Accomodating: Hayshead Primary School, St Thomas RC Primary School And An Early Years Facility...

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May 17

VIBES—Scottish Environment Business Awards 2017

Nominations for the VIBES—Scottish Environment Business Awards 2017 are now open! The awards recognise and reward good environmental practices that...

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Visiting Angus Growers East Seaton operation with Michael Russell MSP, Minister for UK Negotiations on Scotland's Place in Europe, today to hear from the firm and its migrant workers over their concerns about the impact of Brexit.

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May 17

Graeme Dey MSP Visits Dundee & Angus College and Angus Soft Fruits

Yesterday, Graeme Dey MSP visited Angus Growers and Dundee & Angus College with the Minister for UK Negotiations on Scotland's...

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May 17

Multi Packaging Solutions

Graeme provided the following comment to the Arbroath Herald regarding Multi Packaging Solutions: “I will be contacting MPS to try and explore...

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May 17

Green Home Loans

Updated scheme cuts red tape for home-owners. Home-owners can now apply for an interest free loan of up to £32,500...

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Apr 17

Defence Base Review Speech

Graeme yesterday spoke in a debate on the UK Government's defence base review. You can watch his speech at http://www.scottishparliament.tv/20170420_debates?in=01:36:36&out=01:43:50 or read...

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Graeme Dey MSP speaking during Jenny Gilruth's Members' debate on Mental Health Education. 29 September 2016. Pic - Andrew Cowan/Scottish Parliament

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Apr 17

Anglers Question

Yesterday, Graeme asked the Cabinet Secretary for  the Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform a parliamentary question around protecting the...

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Apr 17

Graeme Dey MSP Condemns Tax Credit ‘Rape Clause’

As of April 2017, women now need to prove that their child was conceived as a result of rape –...

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Apr 17

Nominations for Nature Scotland Awards 2017 – Now Open

Nominations are now open for Nature Scotland Awards 2017! The Nature of Scotland Award is returning for a sixth year...

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Apr 17

Nationwide Event To Find Britain’s Best Village

This summer, Penelope Keith and her team of judges will be visiting villages all across the UK to determine a...

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Apr 17

SAAS Now Open For 2017 Funding Applications

Student Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS) is now open for business and asking full-time students to submit their 2017-2018 applications for...

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Apr 17

Graeme Dey MSP Welcomes Assurance from Scottish Land Commission

Angus South MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed an assurance received from the Scottish Land Commission that the forthcoming code of...

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Apr 17

Tories Ask SNP To Do The Sums On Their Uncosted Climate Plan

The Tories have been left red-faced after asking the SNP Scottish Government to do the sums on their own policies....

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Apr 17

Bowel Cancer Awareness Month

April is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month and Bowel Cancer UK (tag) is raising awareness of screening. Nearly 4,000 people are...

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Apr 17

£30m Announced To Help Makes Homes Warmer

Interest-free loans now available to help reduce fuel bills The Scottish Government’s Home Energy Efficiency Programme Scotland (HEEPS) has  announced...

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LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 20:  Demonstrators' signs are seen at an Anti Austerity demonstration at Westminster on June 20, 2015 in London, England. Thousands of people gathered to march from the City of London to Westminster, where they listened to addresses from singer Charlotte Church and comedian Russell Brand as well as Len McCluskey, general secretary of Unite and Sinn Fein's Martin McGuinness.  (Photo by Zak Kaczmarek/Getty Images)

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Apr 17

Scottish Government Alleviating Tory Cuts

The Scottish Government has spent nearly £400m between since 2013 in an effort to alleviate Tory cuts to household incomes,...

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Mar 17

Parking Laws

Views are being sought on how to implement a clearer and more consistent approach to parking laws in Scotland. The...

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Mar 17

Higher Education Statistics

A record number of higher education students gained qualifications from Scottish institutions in 2015-16. At 97,565, this represents an increase...

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Mar 17

Digital Scotland Investment in Angus

Yesterday, Grameme Dey MSP asked the Cabinet Secretary for Finance and the Constitution, Derek MacKay MSP, how a recent announcement...

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Mar 17

Included in the Main?! Parliament Debate

Yesterday evening, Parliament debated a motion in the name of Graeme Dey MSP. The motion outlines Enable Scotland’s Included in...

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Mar 17

One Trick Pony Tories

The constitution-obsessed Tories will today be using all of their opportunities to question the Finance Secretary on the day to...

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Mar 17

Offshore Windfarm

Angus South MSP Graeme Dey has warmly welcomed the news that an offshore windfarm project has cleared a significant hurdle....

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Mar 17

House Building Boost

The Scottish Government has revealed that over £11 million is to be provided Angus Council – over this year and...

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Mar 17

Motions for Week Beginning 20th March

Graeme is delighted to have lodged motions in Parliament this week congratulating Monifieth resident Shona Leckie on winning the World Marmalade...

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Mar 17

Ofcom Compensation Proposal

Landline and broadband customers who suffer slow repairs, or missed deadlines or appointments, would receive money back from their provider,...

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Mar 17

Social Enterprise Academy – Opportunity in Arbroath

The Social Enterprise Academy is offering a free one-day leadership programme as part of the Just Enterprise scheme. The programme...

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Mar 17

£10 Million Fund to Support Low Carbon Rural Energy Innovations

The Low Carbon Infrastructure Transition Programme (LCITP) is now open for applications to assist innovative local energy projects in rural...

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Mar 17

Scottish Government Announces Fund to Improve ELC

Yesterday, The First Minister announced a fund to improve access to free early learning and childcare (ELC) entitlement. The £2...

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Mar 17

Policing 2026

Police Scotland is seeking the public's support in defining its future direction through the 2026 consultation survey. Policing 2026 is...

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EDINBURGH, UK - 9th March 2017: MSP's back WWF's Earth Hour which takes place on Saturday 23rd March at 8:30pm. Now celebrating it's 10th year Earth Hour brings together people all across the world who will be switching out their lights for one hour to show their support for action on climate change and for a more sustainable future. (Photograph: MAVERICK PHOTO AGENCY)

For more information please contact Mandy Carter at WWF Scotland on 0131 659 9026.

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Mar 17

Making Earth Hour Matter

Graeme is making WWF’s Earth Hour matter this year by showing his support for a strong Climate Change Plan for...

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Mar 17

Hard Brexit Means Option Of Independence Must Be Offered

Graeme Dey MSP agrees that it is absolutely correct and appropriate for the people of Scotland to be offered a...

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Mar 17

A&E Performance

The most recent weekly and monthly figures have been published. During January 2017, 91.8% of patients were seen and subsequently...

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Mar 17

Record NHS Staffing

Graeme has welcomed the latest workforce statistics that have been published. Staffing in Scotland’s NHS has increased by more than...

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Mar 17

Graeme Helps Launch Keeping Scotland Beautiful’s Roadside Litter Campaign

Keeping Scotland Beautiful have launched a roadside litter campaign which enjoys fantastic cross party support. Angus Council is the first...

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Mar 17

Veterans Secretary Keith Brown Responds to Report

Graeme recently led a debate in Parliament (which you can view below) on the report, The Veterans Community: Employability, Skills...

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Mar 17

Apprenticeship Week Speech

Graeme yesterday participated in a debate on Scottish Apprenticeship Week. He took the opportunity to pay tribute to Alan Swankie,...

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Mar 17

Freedom of Movement for Agriculture and Horticulture Workers

Yesterday Graeme spoke in Parliament, questioning Mike Russell the Minister for UK Negotioations on Scotland's Place in Europe, what progress...

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Mar 17

Clydesdale Bank

Angus South MSP Graeme Dey has expressed disappointment at the refusal of the Clydesdale Bank to provide mobile services to...

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Mar 17

Ending the Gender Pay Gap

"It is completely unacceptable that gender influences rates of pay!" Today Graeme Dey MSP shared his thoughts on why ending...

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Mar 17

Carer Positive

Graeme yesterday evening hosted an event in Parliament to highlight the Carer Positive initiative which aims to highlight good practices from...

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Feb 17

MSP Holds Energy Advice Surgery

Local MSP Graeme Dey is holding an energy advice surgery at his constituency office (282-284 High Street, Arbroath) on Friday,...

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Feb 17

Motions for Week Ending 17th February

Graeme is delighted to have this week lodged the following motions in Parliament-congratulating the Junk Kouture winners from Arbroath High...

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Feb 17

Angus South Hourly Rail Service

The Scottish Government is looking to introduce the planned new hourly rail service covering, Arbroath, Carnoustie and Monifieth seven months...

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Feb 17

Enable Youth Group Visit

Graeme earlier this week had the great pleasure of doing a Q&A with the Enable Youth Group in Arbroath.

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Feb 17

The Royal Bank of Scotland Skills and Opportunities Fund

The Royal Bank of Scotland Skills and Opportunities Fund is currently open to charities, social enterprises, community groups, state-funded schools...

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Graeme dropped in on The Learning Tree Partnership in Arbroath  to support their pop-up book shop.

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Feb 17

Learning Tree Partnership

Graeme dropped in on The Learning Tree Partnership in Arbroath this afternoon to support their pop-up book shop. He managed...

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Feb 17

Employment Statistics

Scotland’s employment level increased by 8,000 over the quarter to 2,611,000 and there are now 47,000 more people in employment...

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Feb 17

Carnoustie Dig Visit

Graeme was privileged to have been able to visit the archaeological dig in Carnoustie today which has unearthed some quite...

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Feb 17

DWP Meeting

Graeme Dey, the MSP for Angus South, joined his colleagues Mike Weir, MP for Angus, and Mairi Evans, MSP for...

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Feb 17

Angus Financial Inclusion Partnership

Graeme this morning attended the launch of research commissioned by Angus Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) on behalf of the Financial...

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Feb 17

Big Lottery Fund in Arbroath – 9th March

The Big Lottery Fund will be in Arbroath on the 9th of March for a funding event. This is a...

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Feb 17

Social Enterprise Funding

Angus South MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed an announcement from the Scottish Government of an investment of more than £1...

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Feb 17

Kirriemuir TSB

The Kirriemuir Branch of the TSB is to close later this year. Following June customers will be required to travel...

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Feb 17

Success of A&E Departments

Figures recently published by NHS Scotland signal that during December 2016, 92.6% of patients were seen and subsequently admitted, transferred...

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Feb 17

Local MSP Welcomes Tay Cities Deal

Local SNP MSP Graeme Dey has welcomed the publication of the Tay Cities Deal, in particular the  proposal to create...

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Feb 17

Scottish Firms to Benefit from North Sea Decommissioning Challenge Fund

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon today launched the Decommissioning Challenge Fund (DCF) to help Scotland’s oil and gas sector make the...

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Feb 17

Number of Police Officers Remains Strong

Graeme Dey MSP welcomes new statistics that show Police Officer numbers remain strong and well above 2007 levels. With recorded...

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Feb 17

Nominate The Next Brilliant Young Scot Awards Winner

The search is on for Scotland’s most inspiring young people for the Young Scot Awards 2017. The Young Scot Awards...

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Feb 17

National Autism Project

Today, Graeme Dey MSP for Angus South, hosted an event in the Scottish Parliament on behalf of the National Autism...

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Feb 17

Scottish Welfare Fund Grants for Angus

Graeme Dey has welcomed Scottish Welfare Fund grants in Angus. The Scottish Welfare Fund is helping low income households through...

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Feb 17

Local MSP  Welcomes Funding Boost for Local Schools

Graeme Dey, the MSP for Angus South, has welcomed the announcement that schools in Angus will benefit from a £2,113,200...

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Feb 17

Details of ScotRail’s ‘Free Week’ Offer Announced

Minister updates REC Committee More details of a package of discounted travel for Scotland’s rail passengers have been confirmed today....

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Jan 17

Morrisons Aquire Farmcare’s Carnoustie Plant

Morrisons and Farmcare have announced a supply agreement and the acquisition of the Farmcare potato packing business at Carnoustie by...

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Jan 17

Unconventional Oil and Gas Consultation Launched

The Scottish Government is inviting views from the public on the future of unconventional oil and gas in Scotland. This includes...

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Jan 17

Up to 700,000 Households to Benefit from Universal Credit Reforms

Between 650,000 and 700,000 households are expected to benefit from Universal Credit reforms introduced by the Scottish Government, it has...

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Jan 17

Record High for College Courses

The number of students enrolled on full-time college courses successfully completing a recognised higher education qualification is at an all-time...

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Jan 17

4.9m People Now Registered

NHS dental registrations in Scotland are up by 2 million in the last 10 years according to new statistics published...

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Jan 17

Community Empowerment Act

Greater Power for Scotland’s Communities A new law will make it easier for communities in Scotland to take over land...

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Jan 17

Learning Disability Awards

Scotland’s first national celebration of the achievements of people with learning disabilities. The Scottish Commission for Learning Disability has recently...

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Jan 17

Funding Opportunity For Local Charities

From today local charities can apply for the latest funding round for funds raised by players of the People’s Postcode...

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Jan 17

Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee Call for Evidence

Along with three other Scottish Parliament Committees, the Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee is going to scrutinise areas...

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Jan 17

Draft Climate Change Plan

Yesterday the Scottish Government unveiled their draft climate change plan. You can watch the debate below, and read the question I...

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Jan 17

Angus Receives Scottish Government Investment

Graeme welcomes the Scottish Government’s announcement that there will be an extra £1.5 million investment for more nursery teachers and...

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Jan 17

Rise In Passengers Using Monifieth Rail Station

I welcome the rise in passengers using Monifieth Rail Station. Recently published figures from the Office of Rail and Road...

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Jan 17

Modern Apprenticeships

New changes to Modern Apprenticeships will provide more flexibility for employers, including those in the public sector, while also widening...

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Jan 17

Nuisance Calls Commission

I welcome the first meeting of the Scottish Government’s Nuisance Calls Commission which took place on Wednesday, 30th November. Economy...

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