MSP, East Lothian
I was asked to lodge this motion by one of my constituents, Heather Cameron, who was one of the leading action 2015 ambassadors. Heather Cameron comes from Dunbar grammar school, and throughout last year in her ambassadorial role she campaigned tirelessly to promote a commitment to, and understanding of, Scotland’s role in meeting the 17 United Nations sustainable development goals....
I rise to support the amendments in the name of George Adam. The bill’s purpose is to close the attainment gap. Mr Adam said that we need to look at the bigger picture, but I argue that we need also to look at the smaller picture if we are seriously going to address the attainment gap. We must ask ourselves what the key problems are that lead to that gap. Later this afternoon, we will...
I oppose the amendments in Liam McArthur’s name. With this group of amendments—group 3—we reach the heart of the bill: the national improvement framework. That is ironic, of course, because when the bill was introduced the national improvement framework was not part of it. It did not exist. Indeed, although the Government moved amendments to introduce it at stage 2, there...
Labour MSP for East Lothian
Entered the Scottish Parliament on 6 May 1999 — Election
Also represented Edinburgh Pentlands
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