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Winter Resilience

Part of the debate – in the Scottish Parliament on 26th October 2011.

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Photo of Kevin Stewart Kevin Stewart Scottish National Party

I realise that local and central Government have a part to play in co-ordinating. However, in the two severe winters that we have had, it has been almost impossible for gritters and snowploughs to get to every place. Does Lewis Macdonald agree that individuals have a responsibility to clear their own paths, to help their neighbours and to do as much as they can with the support that local and central Government can give them?