Brian Whittle MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 15 May 2019 [Draft] : 15 May 2019


Brian Whittle (South Scotland) (Con)

I thank the Liberal Democrats for bringing this debate to the chamber.



Public Petitions Committee 09 May 2019 [Draft] : 09 May 2019


Brian Whittle

The rural community undoubtedly believes that the GP contract treats rural practices unfairly. If we accept that as real—even if it is just a perception—and if we...



Public Petitions Committee 09 May 2019 [Draft] : 09 May 2019


Brian Whittle

Going back to your earlier question, convener, I think that we need to look at the definition of workload in the contract. The cabinet secretary’s definition of i...



Public Petitions Committee 09 May 2019 [Draft] : 09 May 2019


Brian Whittle

I appreciate that point, Sir Lewis, but were those issues not taken into consideration at stage 1 of the production of the GP contract? We know those things to be the case.



Public Petitions Committee 09 May 2019 [Draft] : 09 May 2019


Brian Whittle

It would be interesting to find out why the response rate was so low.



Public Petitions Committee 09 May 2019 [Draft] : 09 May 2019


Brian Whittle

Scottish Rural Action is not saying that you are not doing anything; it is saying that you are not responding and informing.



Public Petitions Committee 09 May 2019 [Draft] : 09 May 2019


Brian Whittle

Why did Deloitte not make the effort to obtain more up-to-date and representative data? The cost of obtaining a fresh data set would not be prohibitive. The contr...



Public Petitions Committee 09 May 2019 [Draft] : 09 May 2019


Brian Whittle

That has been the suggestion in the evidence that we have taken. We are raising the petitioners’ concerns, and Scottish Rural Action has said that the concerns th...



Public Petitions Committee 09 May 2019 [Draft] : 09 May 2019


Brian Whittle

You disagree with the assertion that the Scottish Government considered the data to be useless.



Public Petitions Committee 09 May 2019 [Draft] : 09 May 2019


Brian Whittle

Why is the Scottish workload allocation formula analysis based on data from a small group of highly unrepresentative practices that stopped collecting data in 201...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-17304.1: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 29, Against: 82 Abstain: 0
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S5M-17304.2: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 14, Against: 97 Abstain: 0
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S5M-17304.3: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 20, Against: 35 Abstain: 56
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S5M-17304: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 76, Against: 29 Abstain: 6
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AgainstCarried
S5M-17281.4: Treatment Time Guarantee (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 57, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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S5M-17281.1: Treatment Time Guarantee (Miles Briggs)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 53, Against: 57 Abstain: 6
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ForDefeated
S5M-17281.2: Treatment Time Guarantee (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 53, Against: 57 Abstain: 6
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ForDefeated
S5M-17281: Treatment Time Guarantee (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 53, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-17280.2: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 52 Abstain: 0
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S5M-17265.2: Adopting the Place Principle (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 14/05/2019
Result - For: 74, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-17242: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17089: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17056: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17034.2: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16923: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16710: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16356: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16355: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16357: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16187: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-23259: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23094: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 10/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22943: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03210: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22800: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22799: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 25/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03170: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/04/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02981: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 06/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02962: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/02/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21784: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/02/2019 Show Full Question >>

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