Alasdair Allan MSP

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Alasdair Allan MSP

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  • Member for: Na h-Eileanan an Iar
  • Region: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2016 : 16 March 2016


Dr Allan

The Scottish Government launched a teacher recruitment campaign in September to encourage more people to become teachers. We are supporting a collaboration betwee...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2016 : 16 March 2016


The Minister for Learning, Science and Scotland’s Languages (Dr Alasdair Allan)

On 9 March, the Scottish Government announced funding of £1.5 million for a range of initiatives to support the delivery of science, technology, engineering and m...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2016 : 16 March 2016


Dr Allan

I very much agree that parents are the most important people in a child’s life and that we need to support what they do. We are providing substantial funding for ...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2016 : 16 March 2016


The Minister for Learning, Science and Scotland’s Languages (Dr Alasdair Allan)

We have established a British Sign Language national advisory group, which will inform the development of the first BSL national plan. On Friday, we announced that the group will comprise ni...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2016 : 16 March 2016


Dr Allan

The member will obviously be aware of the commitment that the Government has to maintaining teacher numbers and pupil to teacher ratios, in the relationship that ...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2016 : 16 March 2016


The Minister for Learning, Science and Scotland’s Languages (Dr Alasdair Allan)

The summary statistics for schools in Scotland indicate that in September 2015 the pupil to teacher ratio in special schools was 3.6:1. That compares with a pupil to teacher ratio of 3.2:1 i...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2016 : 16 March 2016


Dr Allan

I understand that seven primary schools in Renfrewshire are currently participating and that three more intend to do so in the near future. The benefits of the da...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2016 : 16 March 2016


The Minister for Learning, Science and Scotland’s Languages (Dr Alasdair Allan)

The daily mile, which was developed by Elaine Wylie, a retired headteacher of St Ninian’s primary school in Stirling, is an excellent initiative that is simple, free and flexible. I am delig...



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2016 : 16 March 2016


Dr Allan

I say merely that the member would know all about posing.



Meeting of the Parliament 16 March 2016 : 16 March 2016


Dr Allan

I am aware of some of the concerns that have been expressed about not only school libraries but mobile libraries in Argyll and Bute. I very much agree with what t...

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Amendment 75 moved by Maureen Watt on motion S4M-15996 Maureen Watt: Burial and Cremation (Scotland)
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Amendment 3 moved by Margaret McDougall on motion S4M-15994 Michael Matheson: Abusive Behaviour and
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Amendment 4 moved by Margaret McDougall on motion S4M-15994 Michael Matheson: Abusive Behaviour and
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Amendment 5 moved by Margaret McDougall on motion S4M-15994 Michael Matheson: Abusive Behaviour and
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Amendment 29 moved by Elaine Murray on motion S4M-15994 Michael Matheson: Abusive Behaviour and Sexu
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Amendment 30 moved by Margaret Mitchell on motion S4M-15994 Michael Matheson: Abusive Behaviour and
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Amendment 5 moved by Margaret Burgess on motion S4M-15944 Margaret Burgess: Private Housing (Tenanci
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Amendment 19 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-15944 Margaret Burgess: Private Housing (Tenancie
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Amendment 20 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-15944 Margaret Burgess: Private Housing (Tenancie
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Amendment 21 moved by Patrick Harvie on motion S4M-15944 Margaret Burgess: Private Housing (Tenancie
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YesCarried

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Motion S4M-12385.3: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09963: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09140.2: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/02/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-06643: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/05/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-05154: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/12/2012 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-04313: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/10/2012 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-03004: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2012 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-00959: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/09/2011 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S3M-08121: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/03/2011 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S3M-07960: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/02/2011 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-00084: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/05/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-00037: Alasdair Allan, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3O-13444: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-40450: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-40318: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-38093: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/12/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-37604: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/11/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3O-10498: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/05/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-32754: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/03/2010 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-32185: Alasdair Allan, Western Isles, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/03/2010 Show Full Question >>