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John Swinney
John Swinney is Member of the Scottish Parliament for Perthshire North and Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Education in the Scottish Government.
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Nicola Sturgeon Oct 14
‘We’ll resign if you do anything that makes Scotland think there’s a better alternative to a hard Tory Brexit’ say Mundell and Davidson! First, what a bizarre position - isn’t it their job to stand up for Scotland? And, second, have they the gumption to resign? I bet they don’t!
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John Swinney Oct 14
Completed half-Marathon in today. Slightly slower than usual but I put that down to the fantastic views around Loch Rannoch. Utterly stunning. And to prove it with Schiehallion behind. Picture courtesy of
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John Swinney Oct 13
It has been an amazing experience to see this work unfold. You have made an incredibly powerful contribution on this subject.
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Michael Russell Oct 13
Sunday Times reporting Mundell & Davidson threatening to resign if NI treated differently for fearing that Scotland would demand same. In other words they actually want their UK party to impose massive job losses & economic damage on the country they are elected to serve
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John Swinney Oct 13
Stunning and deeply moving performance tonight of from
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John Swinney Oct 12
This is a richly deserved award for a much respected agricultural journalist.
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John Swinney Oct 12
Home from a busy day of surgeries in then a productive meeting with businesses in Highland Perthshire concerned about shortages of people - about to get worse with Brexit. Working with to address these issues.
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Michael Matheson MSP 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 Oct 12
Academy9 is an educational framework developed by Transport Scotland, linked to the A9 Dualling programme. It promotes skills and learning, STEM education and employment opportunities for future generations. Congratulations to the team on another fantastic award. 👏👏
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Richard Lochhead Oct 12
The impact of on Scotland’s hugely successful & very substantial further & higher education & research & science sectors could be catastrophic and it’s self-inflicted vandalism by U.K. Government - we need to stop/minimise the impact.
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Transport Scotland Oct 12
Congratulations to the team who won Construction and Engineering Project of the Year at the . Our Chief Executive Roy Brannen was also recognised for his Outstanding Contribution to National Transport
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John Swinney Oct 12
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John Swinney Oct 12
Well done . A richly deserved award for your excellent work.
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John Swinney Oct 11
Truly inspiring awards evening . Amazing expressive arts performances and wide achievement celebrated at an inclusive, ambitious school. Well done to all pupils, staff, and families. Thank you for inviting me.
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John Swinney Oct 11
It was an excellent evening at an outstanding school.
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John Swinney Oct 11
Delighted to welcome to to hear of their exciting development plans and the major impact on local, regional and national community
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Bookmark Oct 6
It's time to hear Scotland's Herstory. Rosemary Goring speaks with Elizabeth Quigley on women who are the "missing part" of Scotland's past.
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margaret cook Oct 10
Thank you ⁦⁩ for discussing the Gender Based Violence initiative with staff and students ⁦
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John Swinney Oct 10
Very grateful to staff and students for supporting the launch of cards to provide help to victims a of gender based violence. Help available through .
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John Swinney Oct 9
A beautifully expressed speech from setting out hope and optimism for the future of Scotland. Such a compelling message to support.
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Tony McElroy Oct 8
Great fringe meeting - offering genuine solutions to help pupils in Scotland with a learning disability thanks to and (star of the event )
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