Holyrood News

Lothian Children’s Mental Health Neglected in Year of the Young Person

Miles Briggs MSP has said that young people, in Lothian,  are being failed in mental health support in what is 2018 Year of the Young Person.


Year of the Young person is a Scottish Government initiative that is designed to celebrate young people and hear their voices.


Lothian’s Green MSPs short-change Edinburgh

Miles Briggs, Scottish Conservative & Unionist MSP for Lothian, has accused Lothian’s Green MSPs Alison Johnstone and Andy Wightman of not securing Edinburgh enough money in the SNP Government’s 2018/19 budget.

Sturgeon promises to look at police counter closures

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has promised to look into the issue of restricted opening hours at some of Edinburgh’s police stations, following a question by Lothian MSP Gordon Lindhurst at First Minister’s Questions at Holyrood today.