Results 21–40 of 1603 for speaker:Alasdair Allan

Scottish Parliament written answers — Rural Development: Rural Development (3 Sep 2007)

Alasdair Allan: To ask the Scottish Executive what on-going support it will provide to address the maintenance backlog for village halls across the country.

Scottish Parliament written answers — Central Heating: Central Heating (4 Sep 2007)

Alasdair Allan: To ask the Scottish Executive how many people in the Western Isles parliamentary constituency have waited for longer than two months for central heating to be installed following their initial application to the central heating programme since Scottish Gas was awarded the contract in October 2006.

Scottish Parliament written answers — Central Heating: Central Heating (4 Sep 2007)

Alasdair Allan: To ask the Scottish Executive how many central heating systems have been installed in the Western Isles parliamentary constituency under the central heating programme since Scottish Gas was awarded the contract in October 2006.

Scottish Parliament written answers — Central Heating: Central Heating (4 Sep 2007)

Alasdair Allan: To ask the Scottish Executive how many central heating systems have been installed in the Western Isles parliamentary constituency under the central heating programme when Eaga held the contract.

Scottish Parliament written answers — Renewable Energy: Renewable Energy (4 Sep 2007)

Alasdair Allan: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it has given any consideration to the potential release of CO 2 from peat as a consequence of a major road building project, such as that required across the Barvas Moor peatlands by the building of an industrial scale wind farm at that location.

Scottish Parliament written answers — Environment: Environment (5 Sep 2007)

Alasdair Allan: To ask the Scottish Executive what arrangements it has made to ensure that Scotland’s environment benefits from the new EU LIFE+ funding programme; how it will maximise the proportion of the UK’s LIFE+ annual allocation that is won by Scottish bids, and how it intends to help, support and source co-financing for Scottish LIFE+ bids.

Scottish Parliament written answers — Wildlife: Wildlife (5 Sep 2007)

Alasdair Allan: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will give consideration to extending the seasons during which greylag geese may be shot in the Western Isles, in light of the interests of crofters.

Scottish Parliament written answers — Wildlife: Wildlife (5 Sep 2007)

Alasdair Allan: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will consider re-examining the present schedule of protection afforded to greylag geese in the Western Isles.

Scottish Parliament: Foot-and-mouth Disease (6 Sep 2007)

Alasdair Allan: Thank you, Presiding Officer. I associate myself and all the representatives of the islands with the remarks that have been made by Mr McArthur and others about the gratitude that is felt in the islands for the role that was played by officials in ensuring that a difficult situation was contained relatively quickly. Despite the attempts of one or two members today to make this a...

Scottish Parliament written answers — Renewable Energy: Renewable Energy (6 Sep 2007)

Alasdair Allan: To ask the Scottish Executive what the anticipated costs are of a public local inquiry into the North Harris Community wind farm application.

Scottish Parliament written answers — Renewable Energy: Renewable Energy (6 Sep 2007)

Alasdair Allan: To ask the Scottish Executive who will meet the costs of the proposed public local inquiry into the North Harris Community wind farm application.

Scottish Parliament written answers — Renewable Energy: Renewable Energy (6 Sep 2007)

Alasdair Allan: To ask the Scottish Executive what definition exists in the planning process of community renewable schemes as opposed to other renewable schemes.

Scottish Parliament written answers — Renewable Energy: Renewable Energy (6 Sep 2007)

Alasdair Allan: To ask the Scottish Executive whether it believes that there would be any merit in drawing a clearer distinction between community and other wind farm applications in terms of the planning process.

Scottish Parliament: Foot-and-mouth Disease (12 Sep 2007)

Alasdair Allan: I join other members in thanking the cabinet secretary for his statement and for his speedy response to the situation. I, too, wish to draw attention to the situation in the islands and, in particular, to concerns about this second disruption to the life and work of crofting communities. Will the cabinet secretary indicate, even at this early stage, what is his attitude to allowing crofters...

Scottish Parliament: Education (13 Sep 2007)

Alasdair Allan: Am I to take it from the comments that have been made about PPP and its supposed benefits that Karen Whitefield not only is criticising the Government's proposals for a replacement to crowd out PPP, but is actually endeared to, and enamoured of, the idea of PPP and the prospect of paying credit card rates for ever for school buildings that may end up outside public control?

Scottish Parliament: Education (13 Sep 2007)

Alasdair Allan: Members are, I hope, agreed that Scotland needs to build on its reputation for educational excellence, that we all have a role in contributing positively to that shared enterprise, and that, when it comes to education, the motives of all members are probably honourable. If I had the choice, I would—in the spirit of the new politics—politely avert my eyes from those parts of the motion...

Scottish Parliament: Education (13 Sep 2007)

Alasdair Allan: The SNP Government has made it clear that the process of making student funding fairer does not involve raiding the money that is allocated for the provision of universities and for university teaching and research. I conclude with a comment on the principle of free education. I do not suggest that our opponents in the argument are strangers to principle. However, during the election campaign...

Scottish Parliament: Education and Lifelong Learning: Gaelic Education (13 Sep 2007)

Alasdair Allan: A dh'fhaighneachd do Riaghaltas na h-Alba am bi iad ag ionnsachadh bho eisimpleir nan sgeamaichean làn-thìde anns a' Chuimrigh airson luchd-teagaisg a tha ag iarraidh Cuimris ionnsachadh gu fileantas. An smaointich an Riaghaltas air sgeamaichean dhen aon seòrsa airson na Gàidhlig? Following is the translation: To ask the Scottish Government whether it will learn from the example of...

Scottish Parliament: Flood Risk Management (20 Sep 2007)

Alasdair Allan: There is a tidal island on the west coast of North Uist called Baile Sear. At first sight, that name is curious, as it means "eastern village". It is difficult to understand how one of the most westerly communities in Scotland could ever have got such a name, until we realise that there was once, next door to it, a Baile Siar—the western village. That was until one night 300 years ago, when...

Scottish Parliament written answers — Crofting: Crofting (20 Sep 2007)

Alasdair Allan: To ask the Scottish Executive what action ministers intend to take to ensure that the aims of land reform legislation are not superseded by the use of interposed leases in the case of Pairc on Lewis.


<< < 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 > >>

Create an alert

Advanced search

Find this exact word or phrase

You can also do this from the main search box by putting exact words in quotes: like "cycling" or "hutton report"

By default, we show words related to your search term, like “cycle” and “cycles” in a search for cycling. Putting the word in quotes, like "cycling", will stop this.

Excluding these words

You can also do this from the main search box by putting a minus sign before words you don’t want: like hunting -fox

We also support a bunch of boolean search modifiers, like AND and NEAR, for precise searching.

Date range

to

You can give a start date, an end date, or both to restrict results to a particular date range. A missing end date implies the current date, and a missing start date implies the oldest date we have in the system. Dates can be entered in any format you wish, e.g. 3rd March 2007 or 17/10/1989

Person

Enter a name here to restrict results to contributions only by that person.

Section

Restrict results to a particular parliament or assembly that we cover (e.g. the Scottish Parliament), or a particular type of data within an institution, such as Commons Written Answers.

Column

If you know the actual Hansard column number of the information you are interested in (perhaps you’re looking up a paper reference), you can restrict results to that; you can also use column:123 in the main search box.