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Recognising the Royal Botanic Garden

I was happy to speak in Holyrood about the impact a garden has on one's well-being. Whether it be the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh or your own backyard, the benefits of being surrounded by the beauty of nature are extensive.

Supporting local government

Local government's in Scotland have had their budgets fall by 7% between 2013-14 and 2019-20. Unacceptable considering the number of services they provide to community members.

HPV stigma must end says MSP Graham Simpson

Graham Simpson, MSP for Central Scotland is supporting Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust to tackle the myths and stigma around the common virus HPV and get the facts out.

State of Scotland’s housing in decline under the SNP

Three-quarters of homes in Scotland have “some form of disrepair”, a substantial increase on the previous year, a report has revealed. The Scottish Government published its analysis into the state of the country’s homes today.

Tory MSP speaks out against growing NHS wait times

Holyrood, Edinburgh – Today at Holyrood, Graham Simpson MSP for Central Scotland hit out against the First Minister and the SNP Scottish Government for the NHS’ continued failings. During First Minister’s Questions, Mr.