Alex Johnstone MSP

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Member of the Scottish Commission for Public Audit
Trustee of the Scottish Parliamentary Contributory Pension Fund

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Meeting of the Parliament 02 April 2015 : Thursday, April 02, 2015


Alex Johnstone

I thank the minister for his answer; I am quite encouraged. Every year, we have a period at the end of winter when there is a great deal of work to do to bring ou...



Meeting of the Parliament 02 April 2015 : Thursday, April 02, 2015


7. Alex Johnstone (North East Scotland) (Con)

To ask the Scottish Government what it will do to prevent further deterioration in the state of Scotland’s roads. (S4O-04210)



Infrastructure and Capital Investment Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Alex Johnstone

So there is an option that could be achieved as part of a broader policy.



Infrastructure and Capital Investment Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Alex Johnstone

So it would be up to the Parliament and the Government to consider the broader possibilities and take that forward.



Infrastructure and Capital Investment Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Alex Johnstone

Your written submission mentions that you would like to reduce your freight traffic on the A77 by using rail to get products to Cairnryan, from where they are transported to Northern Ireland...



Infrastructure and Capital Investment Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Alex Johnstone

In your written evidence, you mention some of the challenges with increasing the use of rail freight between Daventry and Mossend and using the Highland main line to deliver freight to Inver...



Infrastructure and Capital Investment Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Alex Johnstone

Yes.



Infrastructure and Capital Investment Committee 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Alex Johnstone (North East Scotland) (Con)

My questions are for Mr Kirkhope. What features of the retail distribution network impact on the use of road freight in Scotland?



Meeting of the Parliament 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Alex Johnstone

It is still using the old figures.



Meeting of the Parliament 01 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 01, 2015


Alex Johnstone

No, I will not. Today we have challenged t...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

S4M-12878 Michael Matheson: Prisoners (Control of Release) (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agree
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AbstainCarried

S4M-12857.2 John Swinney: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in the
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NoCarried

S4M-12857.1 Jackie Baillie: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in t
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NoDefeated

S4M-12857 Gavin Brown: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—That the Parliament notes that the Scottish G
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NoCarried

S4M-12776.4 John Swinney: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the n
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NoCarried

S4M-12776.3 Gavin Brown: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the na
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S4M-12776.1 Willie Rennie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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S4M-12776.2 Patrick Harvie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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S4M-12776 Jackie Baillie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament rejects the UK Governmen
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NoCarried

S4M-12763.1 Claire Baker: Post-study Work Visas—As an amendment to motion S4M-12763 in the name of H
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AbstainCarried

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S4M-12095.2: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 19/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11849: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 09/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11763.1: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11603: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 18/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11494.2: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11295: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 24/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11023.3: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 29/09/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10777.2: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 12/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10185.1: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10051.2: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-04210: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04123: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/03/2015 R Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04067: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04035: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 16/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4T-00926: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 02/02/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24197: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24198: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24199: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 28/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03828: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 08/12/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03820: Alex Johnstone, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 01/12/2014 Show Full Question >>

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