Wishart voices agriculture sector unease at new trade deals

Shetland’s MSP, Scottish Liberal Democrat Beatrice Wishart, has voiced the concerns of Shetland’s high quality agricultural sector during the first Scottish Parliament debate on the impact of the UK’s new trade deals. The debate follows trade negotiations with Australia, Canada and Japan.

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Wishart highlights Carers’ Week

Shetland MSP’s, Beatrice Wishart has today highlighted Carers Week. The annual campaign seeks to raise awareness of caring running from 7th - 13th June this year with the theme Making Caring Visible and Valued.

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Wishart welcomes Pride

Shetland’s MSP, Scottish Liberal Democrat Beatrice Wishart, has today welcomed LGBT+ Pride month and reaffirmed her commitment to championing equality for those who identify as LGBT+.

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Fuel Poverty shouldn’t be kicked into the long grass

Scottish Liberal Democrat MSP for Shetland, Beatrice Wishart, following a response to a parliamentary question, has today urged the Scottish Government to act in haste on the issue of fuel poverty after it gave no timeline to re-starting work on the delayed fuel poverty strategy.

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Shetland Times Column - 14 May 2021

As the dust settles on an election campaign like no other, I want to begin with a thank you to the voters in Shetland who put their faith in me to serve as their MSP for the next five years. I am humbled by the support I received from you, my campaign team, volunteers and supporters. Thank you.

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“I’m here to help”, says Wishart following Scottish Parliament confirmation ceremony

Beatrice Wishart has today been sworn in as Shetland’s MSP in a ceremony in the Scottish Parliament, following her re-election on Thursday 6 May. Ms Wishart attended the Scottish Parliament to take an affirmation, which formally confirms her appointment as the Member of the Scottish Parliament fo...

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