5 Sep 2013
Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson MSP has unveiled a new frontbench team following yesterday’s swearing in of new MSP Cameron Buchanan.
The new team is as follows:
Leader – Ruth Davidson
Deputy Leader and Health Spokesperson – Jackson Carlaw
Chief Whip and Business Manager – John Lamont
Finance, Employment and Sustainable Growth Spokesperson – Gavin Brown
Justice Spokesperson – Margaret Mitchell
Education and Lifelong Learning Spokesperson – Mary Scanlon
Enterprise, Energy and Tourism Spokesperson and Chair of EET Committee – Murdo Fraser
Culture, Sport and Young People Spokesperson and MSP Policy Co-ordinator – Liz Smith
Rural Affairs Spokesperson – Alex Fergusson
Constitution Spokesperson – Annabel Goldie
Local Government and Planning Spokesperson – Cameron Buchanan
Environment, Fishing and External Affairs Spokesperson – Jamie McGrigor
Infrastructure, Capital Investment, Housing and Transport Spokesperson – Alex Johnstone
Public health – Nanette Milne
Ruth Davidson MSP said:
“I welcome Cameron Buchanan to the Conservative MSP group at Holyrood.
“The Scottish Conservatives have a strong team and will be working closely together at this crucial time to develop and promote policies designed to make a positive difference to the lives of people in Scotland.
“We are focussed on holding this SNP government to account and fighting for Scotland to remain a strong part of our United Kingdom.”