Pete Wishart Blog: Musings and mutterings from Perthshire

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- 24/08/2015
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WISHART OUTLINES PLANS FOR TIGHTER REGULATION OF CAR PARK COMPANIES

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The Member of Parliament for Perth & North Perthshire, Mr Pete Wishart MP, has outlined his plans to secure better regulation of private parking operators such as ‘Smart Parking’. Mr Wishart has also told Smart Parking to stop playing games over a meeting and address the many complaints about their carparks.   Speaking today Pete […]

WISHART HIGHLIGHTS ECONOMIC VALUE OF T IN THE PARK

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Perth and North Perthshire MP, Pete Wishart, has highlighted the value that the T in the Park festival brings to Perthshire and the wider Scottish economy. Speaking on the issue, Mr Wishart said: “I am growing increasingly frustrated at the continuing carping surrounding T in the Park and the damage that this is doing to […]

WISHART HUGELY DISAPPOINTED BY SAINSBURY’S PITLOCHRY PULL OUT

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Perth and North Perthshire MP Pete Wishart is very disappointed by the decision made by Sainsbury’s to pull out of building a store in Pitlochry.  Mr Wishart said:  “I am hugely disappointed by news that Sainsbury’s have decided to pull out of their commitment to a store in Pitlochry. I know from speaking to the […]

MP welcomes funding boost for local charity

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Pete Wishart has welcomed a £4,000 grant for local charity, Perth & District YMCA from Lloyds TSB Foundation for Scotland. Every year, the Foundation distributes just under £1 million through its Henry Duncan Awards programme to grassroots charities working in their local communities. Perth & District YMCA, which is based in Perth & North Perthshire […]

WISHART ALARMED OVER FLOODING IN PERTHSHIRE

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Perth and North Perthshire MP Pete Wishart is deeply alarmed over reports of serious flooding in Alyth and other areas in his Perthshire constituency. Mr Wishart said: “I am deeply alarmed to hear of the serious flooding in Alyth and all across Perthshire. I have spoken with Perth and Kinross Council and I am assured […]

WISHART WELCOMES AVIVA COMMUNITY FUND SUCCESS FOR GIRAFFE TRADING

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Mr Pete Wishart MP, Member of Parliament for Perth & North Perthshire, has welcomed the announcement that the Giraffe Trading Community Interest Company in his constituency have been announced as winners of up to £5,000 funding from the Aviva Community Fund. Over 300 projects across the UK receive funding from the Aviva Community Fund, to […]

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