Brian Whittle MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 05 December 2019 : 05 December 2019


Brian Whittle

If I may intervene on one of my own, I say that I totally agree that what we are considering here is participation across all demographics. Does Jeremy Balfour ag...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 December 2019 : 05 December 2019


Brian Whittle

I thank David Stewart for taking an intervention—I will not talk about shoes.



Meeting of the Parliament 05 December 2019 : 05 December 2019


Brian Whittle

I am sorry. They totally humiliated the parliamentary team 6-0 in a 10-minute demonstration game during the Scottish championshi...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 December 2019 : 05 December 2019


Brian Whittle (South Scotland) (Con)

I start by declaring an interest: I am a coach, including to athletes designated with a disability.



Meeting of the Parliament 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


Brian Whittle

Does the minister agree that the current broad-brush condemnation of red-meat production does not recognise the vast difference between Scotland’s predominantly grass-fed red-meat production...



Meeting of the Parliament 04 December 2019 [Draft] : 04 December 2019


8. Brian Whittle (South Scotland) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking to ensure that farmers are supported to operate in an environmentally sustainable way. (S5O-03864)



Health and Sport Committee 03 December 2019 [Draft] : 03 December 2019


Brian Whittle

Do you actively encourage patients to be more active and to be cognisant of their nutrition?



Health and Sport Committee 03 December 2019 [Draft] : 03 December 2019


Brian Whittle

That issue is a bit of a topic of mine. It is recognised that physical activity and nutrition can have a positive impact on mental health. Our papers refer to the...



Health and Sport Committee 03 December 2019 [Draft] : 03 December 2019


Brian Whittle

Have you looked at whistleblowing? Do you have a mechanism in place so that, if they need to, staff feel empowered and safe to complain or raise an issue?



Health and Sport Committee 03 December 2019 [Draft] : 03 December 2019


Brian Whittle

In our examination of many boards across Scotland, a key element that keeps coming up is the cultural issue, which was mentioned in the Sturrock report. Cultural ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20110.1: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Jeremy Balfour)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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S5M-20110.3: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Pauline McNeill)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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S5M-20110.2: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 23, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
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S5M-20110: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 22 Abstain: 0
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S5M-20049: Scottish Elections (Franchise and Representation) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19967.2: TV Licences for over 75s (Rachael Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19967.1: TV Licences for over 75s (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19967: TV Licences for over 75s (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19939.3: Universal Credit (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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S5M-19939.2: Universal Credit (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-20182: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 05/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20153: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19942: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19800: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19801: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19422: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19232: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18993: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18995: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-18994: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/09/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-03896: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 04/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26594: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26592: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26591: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26590: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-26558: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 27/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03864: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 26/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03823: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03796: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5F-03719: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/11/2019 Show Full Question >>

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