Election campaign issues


The key issues on the campaign agenda ahead of the election have come to light as health, the environment and justice.

Through it’s Scottish Futures Fund the SNP are launching a drive to decrease carbon emissions in the transport sector. This latest element was announced today at the University of Dundee.

Meanwhile Labour leader Iain Gray visited Bridge of Allan Medical Practice in order to highlight his party’s commitment to cut waiting times for results of cancer tests from one month to two weeks.

The Lib Dems are pushing their Rural Action Plan, unveiled during a visit to Stagehill Farm in the Borders, which pledges to support the agricultural sector, promote exports and improve local supply chains.

Outside Perth Prison, Murdo Fraser, Scottish Conservative Deputy Leader promoted his party’s commitment to crack down on drug abuse in prisons.{jcomments on}