Westminster News

Key role for local MP as Westminster begins historic new session

One of the region's MPs has been appointed as Parliamentary Private Secretary (PPS) to the leader of the House of Lords.

The promotion comes only 14 months after Alister Jack gained the Dumfries and Galloway constituency from the SNP with a 5,643 Conservative majority.

MP secures debate in bid to retain Commonwealth shooting medals

AN MP from the region has set his sights on returning shooting to the line-up at the next Commonwealth Games.

Alister Jack has secured a debate on the subject at Westminster next week after taking up the issue on behalf of constituents.

Alister Jack responds to letter from Emma Harper MSP

Alister Jack MP has published a copy of his response to the letter from Emma Harper MSP regarding his signatory of a letter to the Prime Minister supporting the Conservative Party’s policy of crafting an independent UK trade policy.