Local News

SNP are 'dragging their feet' on Borderlands

Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell used the first sitting of the Scottish Parliament after the Christmas break to challenge the SNP over their failure to fully commit to a Borderlands Growth Deal.

Oliver says SNP need to get a grip on hospital staffing crisis

Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell says the SNP need to get a grip on the staffing crisis engulfing the new DGRI hospital in Dumfries.

A fifth of consultant posts remain unfilled at the hospital, despite repeated SNP promises to address staffing issues ahead of the hospital opening.

Oliver highlights teething problems at new hospital

Following recent parking problems at the new hospital, Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell has raised concerns over the lack of mobile signal inside the new building teething problems at the new hospital in Dumfries. 

Oliver thanks local sorting office staff

As Christmas looms large, Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell paid a visit to local sorting offices to thank staff for their work in ensuring gifts arrive on time.

On Monday 18th December, he was at Lockerbie's sorting office, before visiting Dumfries the following day.