On the weekend, local MSP Jamie Greene took part in the ‘Pedal on Parliament’ event in Edinburgh, where the public and MSPs from across the political spectrum took part in a bicycle ride in order to promote the benefits of cycling.
The Scottish Conservative and Unionist Councillor Group on North Ayrshire Council have welcomed the announcement by Prime Minister Theresa May on her recent visit to Ayrshire that the UK Government was prepared to support the proposed Ayrshire Growth Deal.
Recent data, uncovered by Jamie Greene MSP following a parliamentary question to the Scottish Parliament, has brought to light the extent of delays and cancellations on the Ardrossan-Arran ferry service.
At the recent Budget meeting held in Cunninghame House the Conservatives unanimously voted against a proposed Labour Administration council tax grab of 12.5%. The Conservative amendment showing solidarity and support for the Officers Budget was backed by Independent and SNP Councillors.