MSP Raises Questions Over Benefit Change

Today in the Scottish Parliament, Michelle Ballantyne MSP raised an urgent question about the Scottish Government’s decision not to deliver Severe Disablement Allowance (SDA).

MSP Praises Scotland’s Bravest

This week, Michelle Ballantyne MSP visited Scotland’s Bravest Manufacturing Co. in Erskine Veterans Village Estate.

MSP Celebrates Scottish Apprenticeship Week

Last week Michelle Ballantyne, MSP for South Scotland, visited the Tontine hotel in Peebles during Skills Development Scotland’s Scottish Apprenticeship Week.

Scottish Government Secrecy Over Inchcape Planning Report

The SNP Government have come under fire t over their unwillingness the publish the findings and recommendations over the DPEA Report into the Inchcape application at the site of the former Cockenzie Power Station.

Time for Change at Leadburn

Last week, Scottish Borders Council (SBC) discussed a motion to set out how they can work with Midlothian Council over the Leadburn junction.

Praise for Borders' Wellbeing Initiative

This week Michelle Ballantyne, MSP for South Scotland, praised the efforts of Volunteer Centre Borders and NHS Borders for the Volunteering for Wellbeing Initiative.

New Year Column

As we count down to 2019 it is often a time to reflect on the year that has past.