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Transport Minister must lay out plan for A76, says Oliver

Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell says it’s astonishing over £200,000 has been spent on groundworks at Enterkinfoot on the A76, without any sort of plan being revealed as to how the road will be fixed being shared with the public.

Oliver comments on First Minister's Dumfries visit

Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell says the SNP are always first to come to Dumfries and Galloway for a photo op but they need to take serious action to promote the region.

He was commenting after First Minister Nicola Sturgeon visited Dumfries to launch 2018 as the Year of Young People.

Oliver welcomes U-turn over Ae Primary

Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell has welcomed a screeching U-turn from Dumfries and Galloway Council on plans to close rural schools in the region, including Ae Primary School in his constituency.

Oliver positive over Thornhill station plans

Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell says the future is positive for the plans to re-open Thornhill Station after a meeting with Transport Minister Humza Yousaf.