Speeches in Parliament

Government commitment to North Sea Oil and Gas Industry

The economy went for 2 weeks without using coal largely replaced by natural gas. This Government is committed to supporting UK oil and gas supporting 120,000 highly paid jobs in Scotland, out of a total of 280,000 in the UK.

Question on Loan Charge Update

Colin Clark MP questions the Rt Hon Mel Stride MP during the continuation of the debate on the introduction of  the Loan Charge.

Up to 140 constituents in the Gordon constituency are affected by this issue and we will continue to engage with the Government

Debate on Regional Connectivity requested

Colin Clark MP asked the Leader of the House, Rt Hon Andrea Leadsom MP for a debate on regional connectivity following a reduction in the number of flights between Aberdeen and London.

Scottish Questions - Agriculture Bill

Provision has to be made for the U.K. to have its own farming policy. The Bill seeks to give maximum scope for the devolved authorities to set their own policy whilst creating the legal framework.