Holyrood News

Lindhurst congratulates record breaking Edinburgh airport

Scottish Conservative & Unionist MSP for the Lothian region, Gordon Lindhurst, has today welcomed figures that show Edinburgh airport has set a record for the number of passengers it has welcomed through it's doors. 

Briggs backs petition against cleft lip and palate surgery centralisation

Miles Briggs, Scottish Conservative & Unionist MSP for Lothian and the Shadow Public Health Minister, has added his name to a petition opposing the plans to centralise cleft lip and palate surgery at one site in Scotland which will see the removal of the current service at Edinburgh’s Royal Hospital for Sick Children.

Ruth welcomes Edinburgh City Deal

An announcement that a £1 billion City Deal for Edinburgh is being negotiated has been welcomed by the Scottish Conservatives.

2016 Candidates Selected

Members across the city have selected their candidates to stand for the Scottish Conservatives in the six Edinburgh seats at next year's elections.

Huge boost in employment and the economy for Scotland

Unemployment in Scotland has plummeted again – with the rate now 0.5 per cent lower than the rest of the UK, figures published today have revealed.The number of those out of work dropped in the last three months by a further 40,000, meaning unemployment is now at 5.5 per cent.