Beatrice Wishart MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2020 [Draft] : 17 March 2020


Beatrice Wishart (Shetland Islands) (LD)

The debate is very welcome. As others have noted, a debate on education in the Government’s own time is long overdue. There is much to be proud of in Scottish edu...



Meeting of the Parliament 17 March 2020 [Draft] : 17 March 2020


Beatrice Wishart (Shetland Islands) (LD)

This is an islands-specific question for the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport.



Meeting of the Parliament 11 March 2020 [Draft] : 11 March 2020


Beatrice Wishart (Shetland Islands) (LD)

I thank Jamie Greene for giving Parliament the opportunity to debate the Government’s progress in expanding early learning and childcare. T



Education and Skills Committee 11 March 2020 [Draft] : 11 March 2020


Beatrice Wishart (Shetland Islands) (LD)

I note that the minister has said that she will not move amendment 185. I am a trustee of Shetland Women’s Aid, which comes under the umbrella of Scottish Women’s Aid. On amendment 185, ther...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 March 2020 [Draft] : 11 March 2020


Beatrice Wishart

Aquaculture is hugely important to small rural communities. The cabinet secretary may be aware that 23 per cent of UK farmed salmon and 75 per cent of Scottish farmed mussels are produced in...



Meeting of the Parliament 11 March 2020 [Draft] : 11 March 2020


6. Beatrice Wishart (Shetland Islands) (LD)

To ask the Scottish Government what recent discussions it has had with the United Kingdom Government regarding its European Union negotiations on aquaculture. (S5O-04249)



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 05 March 2020 : 05 March 2020


Beatrice Wishart

I will change tack slightly. Fisheries are not just about fish that are caught in the sea but about aquaculture, salmon exports and shellfish. I represent Shetlan...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 05 March 2020 : 05 March 2020


Beatrice Wishart

There is some conflict in the fishery sector about the reliability of the ICES science, although I will not get into that.



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 05 March 2020 : 05 March 2020


Beatrice Wishart (Shetland Islands) (LD)

Secretary of state, you said that fisheries would not be traded off against any other priority. How likely is it that the UK will give EU fishing fleets access to...



Meeting of the Parliament 05 March 2020 [Draft] : 05 March 2020


Beatrice Wishart

I have been contacted by several constituents and visitors to Shetland who have complained about the high cost of getting to the isles. I know of someone who was ...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-21279: Female Genital Mutilation (Protection and Guidance) (Scotland) Bill (Christina McKelvie)
Meeting Date: 19/03/2020
Result - For: 84, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-21177.3: Expansion of Funded Childcare (Maree Todd)
Meeting Date: 11/03/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-21177.1: Expansion of Funded Childcare (Mary Fee)
Meeting Date: 11/03/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21177: Expansion of Funded Childcare (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 11/03/2020
Result - For: 61, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21170: Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2020 [draft] (Ben Macpherson)
Meeting Date: 10/03/2020
Result - For: 88, Against: 23 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-21174: Scottish Biometrics Commissioner Bill (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 10/03/2020
Result - For: 110, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-21113: Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill (Kate Forbes)
Meeting Date: 05/03/2020
Result - For: 63, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-21090: Scottish Rate Resolution (Ben Macpherson)
Meeting Date: 04/03/2020
Result - For: 58, Against: 50 Abstain: 5
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AgainstCarried
S5M-21013.1: Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 27/02/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 90 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-21013: Budget (Scotland) (No.4) Bill (Kate Forbes)
Meeting Date: 27/02/2020
Result - For: 65, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried

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Motion S5M-21163: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 06/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20620: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 28/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20415.1: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 14/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20382: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20230: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 16/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20236: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 17/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20162: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 05/12/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19924: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 18/11/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19626: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 29/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-19307: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 08/10/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-27843: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27756: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 04/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27720: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 04/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27719: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 04/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27716: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 04/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27717: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 04/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27718: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 04/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-04249: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 03/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5T-02059: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 02/03/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-27610: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 26/02/2020 Show Full Question >>
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