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RBS are abandoning the region, says Oliver

Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell slams RBS who he says are set to abandon his rural constituency as they hammer the region with a major series of closures.

Oliver welcomes news that Ae Primary will stay open

Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell has welcomed the official confirmation that Ae Primary in his constituency will be remaining open, after a screeching u-turn by Dumfries and Galloway Council.

Oliver praises local fire chief

Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell has praised local fire chief Hamish McGhee after it was confirmed that no fire stations in the region will close.

Oliver calls for rural funding to help abused women

Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell used a Scottish Parliament debate on violence against women and girls to call for more support to be given to rural organisations tackling this issue.

Oliver to meet Minister over drugs deaths

Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell is set to meet Scottish Government Public Health Minister Aileen Campbell as he pushes for action over drug deaths in the region.

Oliver welcomes Wallace Hall pupils to Holyrood

Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell welcomed pupils from Thornhill's Wallace Hall Academy to the Scottish Parliament this week.

Two groups of pupils were shown round by the MSP, who also took the time to discuss his Parliamentary role and field some tough questions from the pupils.

Oliver shows support for Money Advice Service

Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell has pledged his support for Money Advice Scotland and the development of free, impartial and confidential money advice and financial inclusion.