Local Government

The following members of local government can help you with concerns you may have in the local area.

Fergus Ewing: Minister for Energy, Enterprise & Tourism

Fergus Ewing is a local MSP  with surgeries in Inverness, Nairn and Grantown on Spey.

He will lead on:

  • Energy & Energy Consents
  • Voluntary Sector & Social Economy
  • Highlands & Islands Enterprise
  • Scottish Enterprise
  • Trade & Inward Investment (inc. SDI)
  • Business & Industry inc Manufacturing
  • Registers of Scotland
  • Tourism
  • Bankruptcy Policy and Accountant in Bankruptcy (AIB)

Dave Thompson: MSP for Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch

Dave Thompson has an online surgery on his website.

  • Pressing the Con/Dem government for a meaningful rural fuel discount.
  • Standing up to the LibDem-led Highland Council threat to Classroom Assistants.
  • Challenging the UK Government plan to end farm payments.
  • Backing Council-run Care Homes.
  • Fighting and winning for Health Services in Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch.
  • Battling the privatisation of Royal Mail by the LibDems.
  • Protecting the Highland Rheumatology Unit.
  • Pressing for improvements to the A87, A82 and A9.
  • Saving college courses and apprentice training in the Highlands.
  • Campaigning for rail crossings with barriers.
  • Advocating Northern Constabulary expansion in a four force Scottish model

Danny Alexander: Chief Secretary to the Treasury and MP for Inverness, Nairn and Badenoch & Strathspey

Danny Alexander has local surgeries in the Aviemore Community Centre and surrounding areas