Economy is doing well, but what about North Ayrshire?

"I am grateful to the SNP for recognising the success of the UK economy despite the drastic fall in oil price" was the response from Conservative candidate Jamie Greene after local MSP Kenneth Gibson was quoted as welcoming figures which showed record levels of employment in Scotland.

It's time for an effecitve opposition in Holyrood

Scottish Conservative candidate for Cunninghame North and West Scotland Region, Jamie Greene, urges voters to back a credible opposition to the SNP in May and to think carefully about the dismal record of the SNP government.

Conservative candidate questions SNP over plans for poorer students

Local Conservative candidate for Cunninghame North and the West Scotland region has claimed that many pupils from poorer backgrounds are slipping through the funding net leading to concerns that the SNP are not doing enough to close the attainment gap.

Scottish Conservative plans to raise the bar in education in Scotland

The Scottish Conservatives have begun the election year by publishing a new paper on ways to improve state school education in Scotland. The paper – entitled ‘The Gold Standard – a world class education for every child’ – sets out a series of new policies which will feed into the party’s 2016 election manifesto this year.

Candidate calls to reverse college cuts

A Scottish Conservative government would reverse the SNP's crippling cuts to Scotland's colleges, Jamie Greene, local Conservative candidate, has announced.

Ruth Davidson - New Year Message

As we move into 2016, may we wish you a happy and prosperous New Year from all of us at the North Ayrshire & Arran Association!  You can watch Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson's New Year message here.