Keith Brown MSP

Welcome to Keith Brown MSP's biography pages

Keith Brown MSP

Here you can find out about your MSPs' political activities and how to get in touch with them.

  • Member for: Clackmannanshire and Dunblane
  • Region: Mid Scotland and Fife
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Keith is a member of the following Committees:

Keith is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

Search for other speeches made by this member

Meeting of the Parliament 22 February 2018 : 22 February 2018


Keith Brown

First, Colin Smyth is wrong if he is suggesting that there has been an increase in military flights. I go back to the point that 9,000 military aircraft movements...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 February 2018 : 22 February 2018


Keith Brown

The kind of innovation that Emma Harper has shown in her question about getting the benefits of travel to the south-west is exactly what we want to see at the air...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 February 2018 : 22 February 2018


Keith Brown

Not only do I believe that that is an achievable date, I think that it is perfectly possible that that can be done earlier. However, I reiterate what I have said,...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 February 2018 : 22 February 2018


Keith Brown

First of all, it is not just the case that this activity goes back to the time of Elvis Presley coming on a military flight from Germany en route back to the US; the same planning framework ...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 February 2018 : 22 February 2018


Keith Brown

Willie Coffey is exactly right to say that the airport has huge potential. The point has previously been made about the competitive environment in Scotland, as Glasgow, Edinburgh and Aberdee...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 February 2018 : 22 February 2018


Keith Brown

I thank John Scott for his constructive suggestion. He will know as well as I do that we have seen moves from the airport in that direction, particularly from Chevron, the company that opene...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 February 2018 : 22 February 2018


Keith Brown

I hear a suggestion from the side that we should call it the Kenneth Gibson airport. Who knows? The sky would truly be the limit if that were to happen.

Meeting of the Parliament 22 February 2018 : 22 February 2018


Keith Brown

I will first correct Jackie Baillie: the number of military aircraft movements is not going up. As I mentioned, in 2000—when I think Jackie Baillie was a minister...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 February 2018 : 22 February 2018


Keith Brown

I have no problem with such questions being asked. Jamie Greene and other members have asked those questions and, each time, we have said that we cannot say when ...



Meeting of the Parliament 22 February 2018 : 22 February 2018


The Cabinet Secretary for Economy, Jobs and Fair Work (Keith Brown)

I am pleased to have this opportunity to provide an update on Glasgow Prestwick airport.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-10571.3: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Jackson Carlaw)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 26, Against: 82 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
AgainstDefeated
S5M-10571.2: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Willie Rennie)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 4, Against: 104 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
AgainstDefeated
S5M-10571: Scotland’s Population Needs and Migration Policy (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 22/02/2018
Result - For: 78, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
ForCarried
S5M-10518: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 21/02/2018
Result - For: 70, Against: 56 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
ForCarried
S5M-10397: Scottish Rate Resolution (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 20/02/2018
Result - For: 67, Against: 50 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
ForCarried
S5M-10307.1: Stemming the Plastic Tide: Action to Tackle the Impact of Single-use Plastics on Land and in our Seas (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 07/02/2018
Result - For: 34, Against: 62 Abstain: 26
>> Show more
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 8: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 10
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 90, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
SP Bill 8: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 11
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
ForCarried
S5M-10218: Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 01/02/2018
Result - For: 118, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
ForCarried
S5M-10183.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.2) Bill (Murdo Fraser)
Meeting Date: 31/01/2018
Result - For: 30, Against: 95 Abstain: 0
>> Show more
AgainstDefeated

Search for other Motions lodged by Keith Brown
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S5M-10568: Keith Brown, Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/02/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-10101: Keith Brown, Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/01/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08855: Keith Brown, Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08842: Keith Brown, Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-08844: Keith Brown, Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-06045: Keith Brown, Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/06/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05185: Keith Brown, Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-05172.3: Keith Brown, Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/04/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-04919.2: Keith Brown, Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/03/2017 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-03438.2: Keith Brown, Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/01/2017 Show Full Motion >>
This Member currently holds a ministerial post. First Minister and Ministers cannot ask the Government questions which is why no recent questions are displaying here. Please use the full search to find details of previous questions by this Member.
EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S3O-05525: Keith Brown, Ochil, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2009 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-19006: Keith Brown, Ochil, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/12/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-19091: Keith Brown, Ochil, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/12/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-18005: Keith Brown, Ochil, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3O-04813: Keith Brown, Ochil, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-17553: Keith Brown, Ochil, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-17539: Keith Brown, Ochil, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-16864: Keith Brown, Ochil, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/10/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-16691: Keith Brown, Ochil, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/10/2008 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-16623: Keith Brown, Ochil, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 30/09/2008 Show Full Question >>

Lobbying

From 12 March 2018 face-to-face lobbying conversations with MSPs must be registered on the Lobbying Register. Find out more at www.lobbying.scot.

Contact preference

This member prefers to be contacted by email rather than traditional mail.

Further information

Email our Public Information Service for more information.