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Moray MP resigns from Government

Moray MP Douglas Ross has today tendered his resignation from his post as Under Secretary of State for Scotland in the UK Government.

Ross continues call for action to improve A95 through Aberlour

Moray MP Douglas Ross has called for BEAR Scotland to act swiftly when current restrictions are lifted to fix broken drain covers which continue to cause problems on the A95 through Aberlour.  The Moray MP has received a response from Transport Scotland after again raising the issue on behalf of

Ross welcomes Chancellor’s extension of Furlough scheme

Moray MP Douglas Ross has welcomed the significant extension to the Furlough scheme by the UK Government which will continue to protect millions of jobs until at least October with a four-month extension announced by Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, earlier today.

Ross welcomes VE Day programme

Moray MP Douglas Ross has welcomed revised plans which will ensure the nation marks VE Day tomorrow (Friday, 8th May) with a programme of events including an address from HM the Queen, televised broadcasts with veterans and a string of special tributes.

MORAY MP SHOCKED BY SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT ERROR OVER SHIELDING LETTERS

Moray MP Douglas Ross has said he was shocked to learn from a local constituent that someone who had been advised to shield by the Scottish Government received a subsequent letter telling them that mistakes had been made and they did not require to shield.  One Moray constituent who has been affe

Ross welcomes first tests carried out at Elgin pop-up centre

Moray MP Douglas Ross has welcomed a new mobile Coronavirus test centre which was put in place in a slick one-day operation by the Ministry of Defence working with Moray Council, and is now operational at a car park in Elgin.  The Moray MP is also a UK government minister in the Scotland Office w

Ross welcomes further support for small businesses

Moray MP Douglas Ross has welcomed further support for small businesses made by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, today (Monday).  Speaking in the House of Commons he announced a fast-track loan scheme of up to £50,000, which will be interest free for the first 12 months and secured 1