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  • Member for: Clackmannanshire and Dunblane
  • Region: Mid Scotland and Fife
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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European and External Relations Committee 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


Keith Brown

Yes, we can find out exactly what the circumstances were, who was responsible and when the process is expected to be completed by. A lot of change has already tak...



European and External Relations Committee 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


Keith Brown

We will get back to you. Youth employment has changed quite substantially, as has female employment, over the past number of months. Some real progress has been m...



European and External Relations Committee 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


Keith Brown

I will let Shane Rankin speak about the technical measures. It is worth saying that although we have managed to attract substantial funding for the south-west, ou...



European and External Relations Committee 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


Keith Brown

I will get Shane Rankin to talk about the specifics. That issue was raised with me last year in a rural area in the west of Scotland, when the point was made quit...



European and External Relations Committee 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


Keith Brown

There are two ways of looking at that. You could look back at how well rural areas did in the previous structural funds allocation, or you could look forward at what we are putting in place ...



European and External Relations Committee 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


Keith Brown

If your point is that some colleges are not maximising the opportunities that come from European funding, I would be interested in hearing about that. However, as...



European and External Relations Committee 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


Keith Brown

When I was the transport minister, there was quite rightly a great deal of focus on rail and road and other infrastructure in terms of connectedness. Broadband co...



European and External Relations Committee 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


Keith Brown

We acknowledge how much work needs to be done not just on broadband but on mobile phone connectedness. This is not an excuse for where we are, which is not satisfactory. I went to Canada for...



European and External Relations Committee 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


Keith Brown

You are right to say that we have already discussed the issue. We are not trying not to work with the SCVO; in our view, we have tried to be helpful to the SCVO. ...



European and External Relations Committee 25 June 2015 : Thursday, June 25, 2015


Keith Brown

In 2012, when youth unemployment was in excess of 25 per cent, an extra programme was devised for regions with high youth unemployment. That programme allowed us ...

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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S4M-13045: Keith Brown, Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12382: Keith Brown, Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12034: Keith Brown, Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10724: Keith Brown, Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 04/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10427: Keith Brown, Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10185: Keith Brown, Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10171: Keith Brown, Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09447: Keith Brown, Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/03/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08747: Keith Brown, Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/01/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08348.3: Keith Brown, Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/11/2013 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S3O-05525: Keith Brown, Ochil, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2009 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-19006: Keith Brown, Ochil, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/12/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-19091: Keith Brown, Ochil, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/12/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-18005: Keith Brown, Ochil, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3O-04813: Keith Brown, Ochil, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-17553: Keith Brown, Ochil, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-17539: Keith Brown, Ochil, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-16864: Keith Brown, Ochil, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/10/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-16691: Keith Brown, Ochil, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/10/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-16623: Keith Brown, Ochil, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/09/2008 Show Full Question >>

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