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SNP Minister accepts Grampian waiting times are unacceptable

Moray MP Douglas Ross has been told by the SNP Health Minister in Scotland that waiting times in his area are unacceptably high. The response came after the Moray MP had raised the case of a local constituent who had waited over six months for physiotherapy.  

Ross welcomes introduction of ‘drone’ legislation

Moray MP Douglas Ross has welcomed new legislation, which will ensure enhanced police powers to deal with illegal or unsafe ‘drone’ activity. This follows the introduction on 9th January of the Air Traffic Management and Unmanned Aircraft Bill into the House of Lords.

Ross becomes first Moray MP to speak at dispatch box since 1974

Moray MP Douglas Ross said it was an honour this week to become the first MP for Moray to speak at the Dispatch Box in the House of Commons since 1974, when Conservative MP Gordon Campbell, who represented Moray and Nairn was Secretary of State for Scotland.  Douglas was answering questions on be

MORAY MP WELCOMES FUNDING COMMITMENT FOR FARMERS

Moray MP Douglas Ross has welcomed an announcement made today (Monday 30th December) by the UK Government confirming that millions of pounds of support for Scottish farmers has been guaranteed ahead of 2020.

MORAY MP ANGERED BY BRITISH GAS DECISION TO DUMP PAYPOINT

Moray MP Douglas Ross has written to Scottish Gas after after being contacted by customers who can no longer use paypoint to top up their utility pre-payment card after the company ditched this option for a new deal with payzone.  Many local residents were annoyed there was no official notice abo