Andy Wightman MSP

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Andy Wightman MSP

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Parliamentary Activities

Appointed Member of the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body

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Meeting of the Parliament 17 January 2019 : 17 January 2019


Andy Wightman (Lothian) (Green)

I thank the Cabinet Secretary for bringing this important debate. Scot...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


Andy Wightman

Thank you. 11:45  



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


Andy Wightman

Can you characterise their attitude? Do you think that they found this outcome surprising or was there an indication that they had been anticipating for some time...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


Andy Wightman

How many meetings has Scottish Enterprise had since 16 November with the chief executive and/or other senior staff members of Kaiam?



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


Andy Wightman

Forgive me—I do not manage large companies, but I know that investment would not normally underpin cash flow. It would normally be day-to-day trading on which for...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


Andy Wightman

On 7 December, following a call between Scottish Enterprise officials, and the chief executive officer and chief financial officer of Kaiam, ministers were advise...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


Andy Wightman

So it was just too risky and there was simply not a case.



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


Andy Wightman

That is helpful, thank you. In the timelin...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


Andy Wightman

On 22 November, ministers were briefed on the difficulties for the first time. What general criteria trigger Scottish Enterprise briefing ministers on a situation...



Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee 15 January 2019 [Draft] : 15 January 2019


Andy Wightman

You mentioned cash flow. Was there any indication of how much cash flow the company had on 16 November?

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15390.3: Scotland’s Future Economy (Derek Mackay)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15390.1: Scotland’s Future Economy (Dean Lockhart)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 28, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15390: Scotland’s Future Economy (Richard Leonard)
Meeting Date: 16/01/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 47 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15380.3: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Claudia Beamish)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 85, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15380.1: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 6, Against: 107 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-15380: Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon-neutral Economy (Roseanna Cunningham)
Meeting Date: 15/01/2019
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 28
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ForCarried
S5M-15279.3: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 27, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-15279.2: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 51, Against: 65 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-15279.1: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 92 Abstain: 0
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ForDefeated
S5M-15279: Future Rural Policy and Support in Scotland (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 10/01/2019
Result - For: 83, Against: 27 Abstain: 6
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AbstainCarried

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Motion S5M-15067: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 05/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15025: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14962.2: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 28/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14748: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 13/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14569: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14483: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 25/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14295: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 11/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14282: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 10/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13931: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 17/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12953: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 22/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-02799: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 15/01/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-20182: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 26/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02550: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 06/11/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02509: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 31/10/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02320: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 28/08/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18329: Andy Wightman, Lothian, Scottish Green Party, Date Lodged: 20/08/2018 Show Full Question >>
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 >>

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