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New Look Hospice Reopens Its Doors

Impressive, to say the least, was how one MSP described the newly refurbished St Andrew’s Hospice after a recent tour before it opens its doors to patients again this month.

Photographic Society's Focus is on Fun

AN MSP who is more used to being on the other side of the camera had the tables turned on him after a recent visit to Alba Photographic Society in Wishaw.

Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2018

After a recent visit to a local Chapelhall bakery, one MSP reckons he knows the secret ingredient to the company’s success – its highly trained staff.

UK Withdrawal from the EU

Last week, in my capacity as convener of the Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee, I spoke in the chamber during the Stage One Debate on the UK Withdrawal from the EU Bill.

I'm delighted to be the Species Champion for Holly

I was delighted to receive some beautifully crafted coasters from Arina Nagy-Vizitiu of the Woodland Trust Scotland in recognition on me accepting the role of species champion for the Holly tree or Ilex aquifolium.