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MP adds support in battle for MND breakthrough

A SURVEY form completed by local MP David Mundell has given a Motor Neurone Disease (MND) charity a welcome boost.

The Scottish Secretary took time to give his views on a variety of topical subjects when he noticed that a charity of his choice would benefit.

Sir Alex Fergusson Memorial Service

MY TRIBUTE TO SIR ALEX FERGUSSON

Alex took great pleasure in winding me up about the party function where I gave a vote of thanks that lasted longer than his speech, and failed to mention him by name! 

There will be no repeat today, even though, I see this as a vote of thanks.

Tribute to Sir Alex Fergusson

To me, Alex was foremost a great friend and I will miss him dearly. He was the most thoroughly decent person I have ever known.  

David hails ambitious plans at Glentress

Tweeddale MP David Mundell has praised the expansion plans at the Mountain Bike Centre recently following a visit and tour at the centre at the site at Glentress Forest.

David backs Pass on Plastic campaign

Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale MP David Mundell has shown his backing for Sky Ocean Rescue’s “Pass on Plastic” campaign.

The MP has joined hundreds of his colleagues urging people to take action against plastic which is damaging our oceans.

David astonished Overburns could be approved

Clydesdale MP David Mundell has expressed his astonishment after finding out that a planned quarry at Overburns has potentially been recommended for approval by South Lanarkshire Council.

David marks 100 year centenary of Suffragette campaign

Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale MP David Mundell has paid tribute to Suffragette campaigners as the country marks the 100 year anniversary of some women being allowed to vote for the first time in the United Kingdom.