Andy Wightman MSP

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Andy Wightman MSP

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Appointed Member of the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body

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Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2018 Business until 15:20 : 20 June 2018


Andy Wightman (Lothian) (Green)

I welcome the debate and endorse everything in the Labour motion. It seems unkind to be here again, giving the Government anothe...



Meeting of the Parliament 20 June 2018 Business until 15:20 : 20 June 2018


Andy Wightman (Lothian) (Green)

The amendment talks about making “public the report on the governme...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 19 June 2018 [Draft] : 19 June 2018


Andy Wightman

You say “support bids”, but that is different from being proactive about it. If no one comes forward, that is not necessarily evidence that there could not be a u...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 19 June 2018 [Draft] : 19 June 2018


Andy Wightman

It is not systematic, then. It is not a process. You do not have a list of every closure and what process has been followed to see what community interest there m...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 19 June 2018 [Draft] : 19 June 2018


Andy Wightman

To whom do you offer it?



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 19 June 2018 [Draft] : 19 June 2018


Andy Wightman

You said that when there is a bank closure you work with the community to see whether alternative uses can be made of the building. Is that systematic? Do you do ...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 19 June 2018 [Draft] : 19 June 2018


Andy Wightman

The concern is that some bank buildings are sitting being an eyesore for long periods of time. Those may be isolated incidents, but it would be useful to get a br...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 19 June 2018 [Draft] : 19 June 2018


Andy Wightman

Of the branches that have closed, roughly speaking what proportion have been returned to leaseholders or sold? What proportion are now occupied and being used for...



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 19 June 2018 [Draft] : 19 June 2018


Andy Wightman

In the interest of saving time, if you have policies on the matter, can you send them to the committee?



Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee 19 June 2018 [Draft] : 19 June 2018


Andy Wightman

I would like to move on to the premises themselves. We have visited a number of towns across Scotland and held focus groups with people, and we have received quit...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-12706.4: Health (Maureen Watt)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 62 Abstain: 0, Casting Vote: Against
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S5M-12706: Health (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 62
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S5M-12708.4: Finance and the Constitution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 68, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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S5M-12708: Finance and the Constitution (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
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S5M-12741: Approval of SSI (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 13/06/2018
Result - For: 103, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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S5M-12690.2: Improving the Lives of Scotland’s Gypsy/Travellers (John Finnie)
Meeting Date: 12/06/2018
Result - For: 76, Against: 27 Abstain: 0
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S5M-12573: Historical Sexual Offences (Pardons and Disregards) (Scotland) Bill (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 06/06/2018
Result - For: 119, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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S5M-12483: Housing (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill (Kevin Stewart)
Meeting Date: 31/05/2018
Result - For: 114, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 15: Islands (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 17
Meeting Date: 30/05/2018
Result - For: 94, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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SP Bill 15: Islands (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 8
Meeting Date: 30/05/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 34 Abstain: 0
ForCarried

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Motion S5M-12342.1: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12224: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 14/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12076.3: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 04/05/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11827: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 24/04/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11309: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 27/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11290: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 26/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11240: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/03/2018 R Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10949.1: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-11100: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10623: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02136: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 16/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16463: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 04/05/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16288: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16287: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-16286: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/04/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15776: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 30/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-01954: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 21/03/2018 R Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15307: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 15/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15314: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 15/03/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-15315: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 15/03/2018 Show Full Question >>

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