Gillian Martin MSP is encouraging young families from across the North East on low incomes to apply for the Scottish Government’s Best Start Grant Pregnancy and Baby Payment scheme as families across Scotland have benefited from more than £20 million.
Stewart Stevenson MSP has called on his political opponents across the North-east to get behind the Scottish Government’s draft budget proposals that commits a record £15 billion to health and care services.
Banff and Buchan MSP Stewart Stevenson has slammed the Tory UK Government for wasting £500million as a result of delays and problems in rolling out and getting right the implementation of Universal Credit.
Banffshire & Buchan Coast SNP MSP Stewart Stevenson has claimed that the credibility of the Tories “lies in tatters” following their backtrack on the issue of devolving non-domestic rates to local authorities.
The SNP has questioned how the Tories will deliver on their promises to Scottish fishermen as it becomes increasingly clear that fishing will be the first item on the table in any discussion on the future relationship with the EU.