A90 in top five dangerous trunk roads in Scotland

North East MSP Mike Rumbles yesterday [27th July] revealed the most dangerous trunk roads in Scotland as new figures showed that serious and fatal accidents on roads managed directly by the Scottish Government have increased year on year since 2013.

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‘North communities need guarantees Fire Control Room closures won’t repeat shambles’ - Rumbles

North East MSP Mike Rumbles has called on the Scottish Government to guarantee that the new Dundee fire control centre, responsible for the whole of North of Scotland, is ‘fully operational’ before local centres are closed in Aberdeen and Inverness. 

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FM must work in good faith on EU

Scottish Liberal Democrat MSP Mike Rumbles today warned the First Minister against setting up EU strawmen to pave the way for a second referendum on independence for Scotland.

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Rumbles welcomes £300m Aberdeenshire offshore development

North East MSP Mike Rumbles has today (Thurs 21st) welcomed confirmation that Swedish energy firm Vattenfall will press ahead with a £300m 11-turbine offshore wind farm near Blackdog.

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‘Legislation alone will not reduce child poverty’ - Rumbles

Scottish Liberal Democrat MSP Mike Rumbles today said a new law to reduce child poverty will be meaningless unless the Scottish Government matches them with new resources to help families.

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Rumbles calls for Council action on flooding

Chair of Kemnay Community Council, Hazel Smith, and Scottish Liberal Democrat MSP for the North East Region, Mike Rumbles, today called for Aberdeenshire Council to conduct a Flood Risk Assessment in Kemnay, to facilitate the planning of long term flooding solutions for the area. 

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Rumbles welcomes multi-million regeneration project for Fraserburgh

Fraserburgh’s £5.7m 2021 regeneration project can move forward following a successful bid for Heritage Lottery Funding worth £1.8m, by Aberdeenshire Council.

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Rumbles delighted Andrews Survey jobs secure

North East MSP Mike Rumbles welcomed an announcement today that Amplus Energy  has bought Aberdeen-based offshore survey firm Andrews Survey, and that All 42 members of staff will relocate to the Amplus group's Bridge of Don premises at the end of July.

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Scottish Government “Washing Their Hands” of Mental Health Failures – Rumbles

Mike Rumbles, Scottish Liberal Democrat MSP for the North East and Angus Councillor David May have accused the Scottish Government of “washing their hands” of their mental health failures, passing the buck to cash strapped health boards and primary care services.

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Rumbles slams Davidson on going soft on Independence

The Scottish Liberal Democrats have challenged the Conservatives’ claim that they would prevent a second independence referendum after Ruth Davidson said that the UK Government shouldn't block such a proposal.

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