“Fire sprinklers have been proven time and time again to be effective in the fight against fire and I know that this move will save lives.”
” I am delighted that the Scottish Government have seen the sense in these proposals and have decided to take them on.”
“I am delighted at the level of support there has been for my proposal, both from the public and across the parliamentary chamber.”
“If nothing else will prompt drivers about driving in poor visibility today, I ask them to please try and remember ‘Switch Onto Safer Roads’.
“I am delighted with the overwhelming support for my proposals to increase fire safety in Scottish social housing.”
“16 million people in the UK experience a mental health issue each year”
Serco Northlink have also been given an extension to their contract for running the Northern Isles Ferries to 31st October 2019.
There were 191 people killed on Scotland’s roads in 2016.
“I am simply asking that any mess left on the road by vehicles is cleared away as soon as possible in the interests of road safety of other users.”
Local MSP David Stewart, Labour, has been campaigning since 2010 for the introduction of a graduated driving licence.