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Local politicians back calls for new malt whisky agreement with USA

Highlands and Islands Regional MSP Donald Cameron and Mid-Kintyre and the Islands Councillor Alastair Redman have backed calls from the former Secretary of State for Scotland that the UK Government should engage directly with the USA to remove damaging tariffs imposed on malt whisky products.

Welcome for publication of A83 options

Commenting on the publication of options for improving the road network in Argyll and Bute, Highlands and Islands Regional MSP Donald Cameron said:

Raise a mug to support cancer care

Highlands and Islands Regional MSP Donald Cameron is supporting Macmillan Cancer Support’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning which takes place on Friday 25th September.

New digital app for Campbeltown

COMMENT

Highlands and Islands Regional MSP Donald Cameron said:

“This is a very welcome development which draws on the immense reservoir of local knowledge.

“Eat out” scheme goes down a treat in Highlands and Islands

According to figures released by the UK Government, the “Eat Out to Help Out” discount scheme has gone down very well across the Highlands and Islands Region with more than 540,000 meals claimed with a total discount of almost £3.4 million.

Cameron backs “green” whisky scheme

A new scheme which will help distilleries cut carbon emissions is being enthusiastically backed by Highlands and Islands Regional MSP Donald Cameron.