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£3.7m to Improve Rural Connectivity

New Mobile Mast Announced for Glen Clova Graeme has welcomed the announcement of a further £3.75 million Scottish Government investment to improve mobile coverage in some of the most rural parts of Scotland – including in his Angus South constituency. These areas, known as ‘Not

Tories Warned Against Betrayal of Scotland’s Farmers

Graeme Speaks Up for Angus Sector Ahead of a crunch UK Cabinet trade meeting today, the SNP warned the Tory government against “ploughing ahead with its blatant betrayal” of Scotland’s farmers. As key government ministers went to discuss details of a proposed post-Brexit trade deal

What We’re Doing For Our Rural Communities

SNP Manifesto 2021: What we’re doing for our rural communities Not all communities are the same. What works in urban Scotland may not be fit for our rural or island communities and vice versa. As Scotland’s truly national party rural communities are at the heart

Supporting Sustainable Rural Tourism

Delivering for Scotland #37: Rural Tourism Infrastructure Fund The SNP believes strongly in the value of rural tourism to the Scottish economy. In government, the SNP has sought to support the development of this important sector – which has continued to boom – in a

Making More of Scotland’s Land

Delivering for Scotland #43: Land Reform The SNP believes that Scotland’s land must be an asset that benefits the many, not the few. It believes that our system of land rights should promote fairness, social justice, environmental sustainability and economic prosperity for all in our

Leading the Way on Tree Planting

Delivering for Scotland #71: Woodland Creation Forests and woodlands are a natural powerhouse and among Scotland’s most valuable rural assets. It is the SNP’s ambition for them to expand and flourish. Over 80% of all new woodland creation across the UK in 2019-20 was in