John Swinney

Former MP, Perthshire North; MSP, Perthshire North

Perthshire North Scottish National Party

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  • Scottish Parliament: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex Inclusive Education 8 Nov 2018

    The aim of the Government’s education policy is to achieve excellence and equity for all our children and young people in a high-performing education system. Equity for all can be achieved only through an inclusive education system. Today, I am delighted to inform Parliament of the progressive and world-leading set of recommendations to improve the educational experience of our LGBTI...
  • Scottish Parliament: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex Inclusive Education 8 Nov 2018

    I thank Annie Wells for her endorsement of the direction of travel. I assure her now—as, I hope, my statement did—that the Government and our partners who have worked with us to produce the report are serious about ensuring that the recommendations happen, and as quickly as possible. The nature of the recommendations from the working group is that early and swift progress should...
  • Scottish Parliament: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex Inclusive Education 8 Nov 2018

    On resources, the costs will be conditional on the manner and method of implementation, so we will take time to discuss with our local authority partners how best to proceed. Consistent with my answer to Annie Wells, I say that I am happy to come back to Parliament in due course to share that information. As for further guidance, I have tried to take as broadly inclusive an approach as...

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Scottish National Party MSP for Perthshire North, Former Scottish National Party MP for North Tayside

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 14 May 2001 — General election

Entered the Scottish Parliament on 6 May 1999 — Election

Also represented North Tayside

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 14 May 2001.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Member of the Scottish Parliament. No salary drawn from that post.
Occasional fees from broadcasting and newspaper articles.
Fee for participating in a seminar from a post graduate group of General Practitioners in the East Perthshire area of my constituency, which I donated to the Lippen Care Charity of which I am a Vice-Patron.
4. Sponsorship or financial or material support
I received the following donations towards my SNP leadership election campaign:
Donation in kind of leaflets, value £1000 from Craig & Stewart Printers
Contributions of less than £1000 from four donors.
5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)
6 March 2001, I received a gift of a kilt belt and sporran from Morris Leslie Ltd. at Scone Airport. (Registered 3 April 2001)

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