Angus MacDonald MSP

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Member of the Scottish Commission for Public Audit

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Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 20 August 2014 : Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Angus MacDonald (Falkirk East) (SNP) The committee has heard that stakeholders are generally supportive of the review group’s work to date, with Scottish Land & Estates stating:

“We are ... quite optimistic that the outcome will be productive and will result in a more vibrant tenanted sector in Scotland.”—[Official Report, R...

Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 20 August 2014 : Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Angus MacDonald I want to pick up on the voluntary management measures that the cabinet secretary mentioned. As we have heard in evidence, the Scottish Fishermen’s Federation, the Scottish Creel Fishermen’s Federation and the Western Isles Fishermen’s Association, in conjunction with Marine Scotland, have implement...

Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 20 August 2014 : Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Angus MacDonald We all hope that every single fisherman will adhere to the voluntary measures.

This week, Scottish Environment LINK highlighted to the committee evidence of two MPAs—the small isles and Wester Ross—that shows the stark differences between the features needing protection and the managemen...

Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 20 August 2014 : Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Angus MacDonald Thank you. Convener, I have an issue to do with the existing fisheries closure areas. Should I raise it now?



Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 20 August 2014 : Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Angus MacDonald Are the seven fisheries closure areas and the features in them that are considered to be contributing to the network but are not designated as MPAs for nature conservation under Scottish or European legislation subject to the equivalent safeguards and requirements for monitoring, reporting and revie...

Rural Affairs, Climate Change and Environment Committee 20 August 2014 : Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Angus MacDonald Yes.



Meeting of the Parliament 20 August 2014 : Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Angus MacDonald (Falkirk East) (SNP)

7. To ask the Scottish Government whether an independent Scotland would see an increase in funding from the European Union European maritime and fisheries fund and, if so, by how much. (S4O-03507)



Meeting of the Parliament 20 August 2014 : Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Angus MacDonald It is clear that Scotland’s fishing industry has been just as poorly served by successive UK Governments as our agricultural industry has. As the cabinet secretary said, fish landings in Scotland account for 8 per cent of the EU’s total landings—



Meeting of the Parliament 20 August 2014 : Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Angus MacDonald —and 12 per cent of EU aquaculture production, but we receive only 1.4 per cent of the EMFF allocation. Does the cabinet secretary think that that is fair?



Meeting of the Parliament 14 August 2014 : Thursday, August 14, 2014
Angus MacDonald (Falkirk East) (SNP) I am delighted to have secured this debate, which acknowledges the importance of pollinator species to the agricultural and horticultural industries of Scotland. I thank all the members who signed my motion and who support the cause, and those who have stayed to contribute to the debate. I realise t...
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S4M-10843.1.2 Ruth Davidson: Scotland’s Future—As an amendment to amendment S4M-10843.1 in the name
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S4M-10843.1.1 Willie Rennie: Scotland’s Future—As an amendment to amendment S4M-10843.1 in the name
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S4M-10843.1 Johann Lamont: Scotland’s Future—As an amendment to motion S4M-10843 in the name of Alex
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S4M-10843 Alex Salmond: Scotland’s Future—That the Parliament agrees that Scotland is one of the wea
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S4M-10829.3 Jenny Marra: Increasing Opportunities for Women—As an amendment to motion S4M-10829 in t
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S4M-10829.2 Mary Scanlon: Increasing Opportunities for Women—As an amendment to motion S4M-10829 in
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S4M-10829.1 Alison McInnes: Increasing Opportunities for Women—As an amendment to motion S4M-10829 i
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S4M-10829 Angela Constance: Increasing Opportunities for Women—That the Parliament welcomes the grow
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S4M-10777.4 Jackie Baillie: Welfare—As an amendment to motion S4M-10777 in the name of Nicola Sturge
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Motion S4M-10876: Angus MacDonald, Falkirk East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10821: Angus MacDonald, Falkirk East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10817: Angus MacDonald, Falkirk East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10807: Angus MacDonald, Falkirk East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10765: Angus MacDonald, Falkirk East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 10/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10764: Angus MacDonald, Falkirk East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10763: Angus MacDonald, Falkirk East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10727: Angus MacDonald, Falkirk East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10726: Angus MacDonald, Falkirk East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10698: Angus MacDonald, Falkirk East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/07/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-22507: Angus MacDonald, Falkirk East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22504: Angus MacDonald, Falkirk East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22506: Angus MacDonald, Falkirk East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22503: Angus MacDonald, Falkirk East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22505: Angus MacDonald, Falkirk East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22426: Angus MacDonald, Falkirk East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03507: Angus MacDonald, Falkirk East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22246: Angus MacDonald, Falkirk East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22248: Angus MacDonald, Falkirk East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22235: Angus MacDonald, Falkirk East, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/08/2014 Show Full Question >>